Do you shop at Target? Do you have a RedCard? If so, help Farmdale Elementary Take Charge of Education by applying your RedCard purchases toward the school. It's easy to do:
Did you know there are other ways to collect Box Tops for Farmdale? If you shop online, you can have your purchases applied to Farmdale's Box Top activity. There are hundreds of stores to choose from ranging from camping to electronics to everyday items! You can also find deals and discounts on gifts and daily use items.
October means Farmdale Elementary's annual Literacy Parade Carnival is upon us. We can't wait to see all of our students dressed as their favorite character from a book.
The Literacy Parade begins at 1:15pm on the school playground. Farmdale's PTO will have food and beverages for sale, along with the game booths for after school fun.
If you become a PTO member before Oct. 25th, you can get 7 tickets for $1. You can find membership forms in the front office.
We need volunteers willing to give 30 - 60 minutes of their time helping with set up, concession, booth games and clean up.
Please sign up for Literacy Parade Carnival - here's how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/phyVrR
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 Farmdale PTO and we can sign you up manually.
We hope to see you all!
Wednesday morning the elections for the 2013 - 2014 PTO Board were held. Thank you to all of the parents, teachers and community members who attended and welcome to new members.
Your new PTO Board for the upcoming school year will be:
President - Anika Denton
We look forward to an amazing year with the new board.
If you would like to be active in PTO, there are several committees that need staffing, such as Back to School Committee, Membership Committee, and Events Committee, to name a few. Please remember to renew your membership or sign up for the next school year.
We'll see you in August!
Elections for the 2013 - 2014 school year are coming up quickly. Are you a member? Because only members can vote and run for board positions. If you are not a current member, please visit the front office to pick up a membership envelope.
The 2013 - 2014 school year promises to be a exciting one. There are so many new ideas on the horizon, but we need a board to put them in place. Board positions are:
The PTA board meetings are often held in the afternoon around school dismissal. If you can't be on the board, don't worry. There are plenty of committees that need people to carry out duties to ensure success.
Happy voting! We look forward to working with you in the new school year.