Morehead PTA News

  • 2022-2023 PTA News

    WEEK OF OCTOBER 3RD

     

    Wednesday, October 5th PTA Planning Meeting at 6 PM link is here or posted on Morehead Website. 

     

    Thursday, October 6th PTA’s International Night at Westover Church Gym from 5:30-7:00. Come to see many countries' exhibits displayed and some countries featuring food samples!  

     

    Friday, October 7th is the deadline for the Stars on the Run community sponsorship campaign. Please share the star sponsor form with families, businesses and community members who may be interested in sponsoring our PTA! Sponsorship funding will allow the PTA to purchase a digital school sign and maintain all the PTA budget line items. 

     

    WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 26TH  

     

    Thank you to 11 Stars on the Run Sponsors who have helped us reach 5k in sponsorship funding! We are off to a great start. However, to ensure we can purchase the new digital sign and maintain all the PTA budget line items, we still need to raise 6k. The deadline is October 7th! Please share the star sponsor form with families, businesses and community members who may be interested in sponsoring our PTA! 

     

    PTA International Night is October 6th at Westover Church gym. We are excited to note that we have Sudan, Algeria, Morocco, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Ghana, Mexico, El Salvador, France, Italy, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Venezuela, and Argentina planning on hosting a table and sharing food samples! And big shout out to Sudan and Morocco who have several families coming together to host! Still time to sign up with the  Jotform link or find it located on the Morehead website. 

     

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    This week PTA will kick off the Stars on the Run Sponsorship Campaign. The PTA needs sponsors so we can see stars shine with our new digital sign!

     

    Do you know of a local business or family that might want to sponsor our Star PTA?! Please share the sponsorship link so they can lock in a sponsorship level! A few sponsorship perks include, helping PTA get a new digital sign, the company logo on the website,social media, event signage on a banner/running bib/cone sponsor, and on the event t-shirt!

     

    Check your child's book bag this week for a PTA bookmark that has the sponsorship QR code and link that you can text to businesses and families! The deadline is October 7th to lock in the sponsorship level! 

     

    On the back of this bookmark, PTA has listed dates and events that you will not want to miss! Save the date for the PTA International Night on October 6th! PTA is seeking families who would like to be an ambassador by hosting a table to share your own culture or enthusiasm for a country or place that has special meaning to you!  Sign up on this Jotform link.

    WEEK OF AUGUST 29TH

    Membership Matters:

    • Join PTA! The membership fee is $5.00 per family member! Click to Join  and pay online or complete the paper membership form in the front office. Students will bring home hard copy of membership form in September. 

    Many Morehead PTA Events to Save the Dates:

    • PTA Skate Night Fundraiser & School Title 1 Curriculum Night

      • Thursday, September 22nd at 6:30-8:00pm

      • Children $6.00 to enter, adults are free. 

    • International Night 

      • Thursday, October 6th from 5:30-7:00 at Westover Church Gym.

      • Contact event organizer scavone.heather@gmail.com to learn how you can host a country table or be on the planning team! All families are encouraged to attend the event to learn about the many countries represented at Morehead!

    • Stars on the Run Fundraiser Event

      • Thursday, November 10th with 30 minute grade level event times during school day. Parents invited to volunteer and participate! 

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    AmazonSmile Foundation Donates 0.5% to the Morehead PTA

    Morehead PTA has teamed up with AmazonSmile Foundation to turn purchases you already make at Amazon into cash-back for Morehead PTA. The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes, or service charges. Visit the link below to start.

    http://smile.amazon.com  

    Then choose Morehead Elementary PTA as your charity.

     

     

Morehead Elementary PTA Mission Statement

  • The mission of the Morehead Elementary PTA is to enhance the learning environment with resources of time and money to create a safe and vibrant education program. We will foster an environment of parent involvement and education to create an atmosphere of school ownership by all families that ensures success for the students of our school.

    Morehead PTA will...

    Recognize our students and teachers for academics and efforts

    Enhance the arts experience for our students; enrich our community with educational programs for parents 

    Achieve our goals with strong parental involvement 

    Communicate effectively with parents, teachers, and students 

    Help earn and provide financial assistance in all areas

     

    Click here for National PTA information - http://www.pta.org/