Parr PTA

Proud Member of the Texas PTA

Superhero Carnival

Get your Cape! Get your Belt!
Get your Side Kick!
and Get to Carnival!

March 28th, 10 AM -2 PM

Come out for SUPER FUN, Food, Games and Prizes.
Wear your super hero gear and join us for a parade starting at 9:45 AM!
Ticket sales begin March 23.

Get more info here.

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PTA Election Nominations

The Ralph Parr Elementary PTA Nominating Committee submits the following nominees for the year 2015-16:

President – Jennifer Prochaska
1st Vice President (Membership) – Paula Bermont
2nd Vice President (Programs) – Greta Mee
3rd Vice President (Fundraising) – Michelle Collins
Secretary – Sarah Hunter
Treasurer – Kristin Bohlmann

If anyone is interested in any of the elected positions, you may run from the floor at the General Meeting in April.

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Special Purchase Requests

As Ralph Parr Elementary PTA members, we need your input!   We are looking at what special purchase items we can purchase for the school this year. The items selected for purchase are based on suggestions by you, and are for the benefit of our students and school.

Please write your suggestions on the Special Purchases Request Form (including pricing & ordering information*) and return this form to the PTA mailbox by Wednesday, March 25th, 2015.

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Bring Your Family to School Week

Bring Your Family to School Week!

You are invited to join us for a week of exciting family fun!!!!!

Family Game Night! Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 6-8pm (games start at 6:30pm)
Come on out for a fun-filled night of games, fun and laughter with the family!

Family Movie Night! Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 6-8pm (movie starts at 6:30pm)
Please bring your blankets or floor mats to be comfy and enjoy a fun night out for the whole family!

(Be sure to vote for your movie choice at http://www.parrpta.org/events/family-involvement/family-movie-night/, deadline to vote is 2/13/15.)

Family Fitness night! Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 6-8pm (class starts at 6:30pm)
Get your heart rate up, while you have fun getting fit with the whole family!
(Dress in exercise attire and bring your towel.)

All events will be hosted in the Ralph Parr Elementary Gym!!
Bottled water will be available for participants! FREE spirit stick for Parr students that attend!!!

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Spring Box Tops

Been clipping and collecting Box Tops over winter break?  It’s time to send those in!

We are having a Spring Contest to see which class can submit the most ELIGIBLE Box Tops.  This contest will have TWO winning classes, one from K-2 and another from 3-5.

In order to be ELIGIBLE, Box Tops Must:

  1.  Not have expired
  2.  Be complete (not cut in half or partial)
  3.  Be labeled with the Teacher’s name and Grade
  4.  Submitted on the form or in a ziplock baggie.

Be turned in to the Box Top collection box in each pod by FEBRUARY 18.

Thanks for your support.

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2015-16 PTA Elections

If anyone is interested in serving in one of the following positions for the 2015-2016 PTA Board for Parr please email programs@parrpta.org.

President
1st Vice President for Membership
2nd Vice President for Programs
3rd Vice President for Fundraising
Treasurer
Secretary

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General PTA Meeting Thursday

Our next PTA General Membership meeting is on January 22nd at 6:30PM in the gymnasium.  Child care will be available.  We will be discussing Texas PTA Rally Day at the Capitol in Austin that will be on February 26th.  This is where PTAs from all over the state gather and talk with the legislators and we hear from those that are making major decisions in public school funding. Also during Parr’s general PTA meeting, we will also be gearing up for carnival and hearing updates from some of our other chairpersons as well.  There is no program after the meeting so hopefully you have an hour of your time that you can come and join our/your PTA meeting.

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Welcome Back!

Welcome back from a great holiday break!!  I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays and were able to slow down for a little bit. I know we tried to hibernate!!

A couple things coming up.  Our next PTA General Membership meeting is on January 22nd at 6:30PM in the gymnasium.  Child care will be available.  We will be discussing Texas PTA Rally Day at the Capitol in Austin that will be on February 26th.  This is where PTAs from all over the state gather and talk with the legislators and we hear from those that are making major decisions in public school funding. Also during Parr’s general PTA meeting, we will also be gearing up for carnival and hearing updates from some of our other chairpersons as well.  There is no program after the meeting so hopefully you have an hour of your time that you can come and join our/your PTA meeting.

Stay warm and safe!!

Nicole Klages
Ralph Parr Elementary PTA President

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Helpers Needed for Winter Wonderland

Parr PTA needs lots of helper elves to make the Pancakes & Pajamas Holiday Breakfast a fantastic Winter Wonderland event!
If you can lend a hand, follow the link below to sign up.

We’re using VolunteerSpot (the leading online signup and reminder tool) to organize our upcoming activity.

Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/rgyQak
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
3. Sign up! Choose your spots – VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact Michelle at volunteer@parrpta.org and I can sign you up manually.

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