The Fall Festival cannot run successfully without your help! Please consider donating an hour or two of your time. For each hour worked on the night of the event, volunteers will be entered into a drawing to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card. Sign up to volunteer here. If you cannot donate your time, please consider donating refreshments. Have a middle or high school student that needs volunteer hours? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for student sign-up link and any questions.
ESL Class for East Side Parents
The English Conversation Circle is an ESL (English as a Second Language) class offered to East Side parents with current PTA memberships. The class meets Fridays at East Side from 9 to 10 a.m. beginning Oct. 6. Class size is limited to 15. If you are interested in joining, please email Julia French at email@example.com.
Muffins With Mavity
The East Side PTA is hosting Muffins with Mavity on Oct. 13 at 8:30 a.m. in the Learning Commons, formerly known as the media center. Please join us to hear Principal Elizabeth Mavity speak about updates for this school year. Stay to hear Dawn Alexander talk about the new technology and resources in the Learning Commons. Refreshments will be served. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Submit You Entries Now for Reflections
It's time to get your creative juices flowing for this year's National PTA Reflections program! Paint or draw a picture, choreograph a dance routine, compose a great piece of music, write a short story, shoot a photograph, or produce a film. Submissions will be judged on interpretation of the theme, creativity, and technique. This year's theme is "Within Reach." Entries are due Friday, Oct. 13 in the East Side cafeteria between 7:20 and 7:50 a.m. For more information, please visit the web page or email email@example.com.
Order Your East Side Yearbook Today
Your child's yearbook celebrates a year of fabulous memories at East Side Elementary. To order, log in to the PTA website. If you don’t have an account, log in here and create one. You must include your child's name along with the teacher's name when setting up your account in order to see the option to purchase a yearbook when you go to the shop tab. Once on the site, go to “Shop” and select “Yearbook.” You will see an “Order Here!” option in the middle of the page. Yearbooks will be distributed in May. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calling All Future Scientists
It’s not too early to start thinking about the Science Fair in November! East Side students are encouraged to participate in the Nov. 9 event, which showcases love for all things science. Please visit https://esesciencefair.wordpress.com/ to register for the Science Fair and for guidelines and other information. For questions, please email Smitha Barki at email@example.com.