VOLUNTEERS NEED TO COUNT BOX TOPS!
Please sign-up to help us count Box Tops: www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0D49ABAD2FA7FC1-come
DADDY DAUGHTER DANCE ~ SATURDAY, FEB. 24th
Wyatt girls, put on your favorite party dress, grab your Dad (or uncle, Grandpa, or other special man in your life) and head to the "So Many Emotions" Daddy Daughter Dance for an unforgettable night of fun!
Saturday, February 24th
7:00 - 9:00 PM
Wyatt Elementary Gym
Tickets: $10 Each (Must purchase a ticket for Dad or Special Man and Daughter)
- Limited number of tickets at the door tonight!
Contact Jennifer Bolton at email@example.com with questions.
ART FAIR & FRAME SALE ~ MARCH 8TH
You’re invited! Join us March 8th, before or after open house, from 5:30pm-7:00pm to view amazing, original artwork made by every one of our Wallaroos!
Each piece has been put in Custom Frames, which are available for purchase that night! Each frame costs $28, and families purchasing two or more frames will receive discount pricing of $25/frame. Reproductions are $30/piece.
Cash, check, & credit cards all accepted.
Should you choose not to purchase the frame, your child’s work will be removed & sent home in their art portfolio at the end of the school year.
It’s easy! View Art Fair, Purchase Frame, Take Home & Enjoy!!
Questions? Contact Amanda Breckenridge at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Mark your calendars now! Come enjoy a nice ice cream cone, sundae, shake & more with friends at Baskin-Robbins off Legacy & Independence on March 8th from 3:00pm-10:00pm! Bring the whole family for a treat before or after our Open House & Art Fair!
Mention you’re with Wyatt at a portion of the nights proceeds will be donated to our school to help fund our awesome programs!
Questions? Contact Samantha Thompson at email@example.com.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR OPEN HOUSE ~ MARCH 8TH
On Thursday, March 8, the Wyatt PTA will have a spirit wear sales table set up. We are in need of volunteers (adults only) to work the booth. Shifts are only 30 minutes long so you'll have time to visit your child's classroom and all the artwork in the hallways. Thank you in advance.
Visit www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0A44ADA82BA75-spirit to sign up.
To get a vendor check or to be reimbursed for PTA-funded events/activities, please leave two items in the treasure box in the front office: a completed reimbursement form with attached receipts or vendor invoice. Blank forms are in the treasure box. I normally retrieve the forms on Fridays, but if you need a vendor check sooner, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and I will get you the check asap. If you have any questions about the process, please contact Sommer Ludwig @ email@example.com.
SAVE THE DATE FOR THE WYATT SPRING FLING & AUCTION 2018
Make plans now to attend Wyatt’s biggest event of the year, Spring Fling, on Saturday, April 21, 5-7 PM. You won’t want to miss this fun carnival for the whole family! We’ll also be hosting our exciting Wyatt auction online during the week leading up to the event. Much more to come soon. Please contact Nikki Lapointe at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in joining the fun of organizing the Spring Fling and Samantha Thompson at email@example.com if you have items to donate to the auction.
“LIKE” THE NEW WYATT ELEMENTARY PTA FACEBOOK PAGEWe are excited to announce the new Wyatt PTA Facebook Page! We encourage all Wyatt PTA members, volunteers, teachers, and families to engage and be active on our PTA Facebook page. The page will allow us to share success stories, breaking news, deadlines, calls to action, & important events. The role of Wyatt PTA has always been to provide parents and families with a powerful voice to speak on behalf of every child. We are here to support the school in making our children’s educational experience the best it can be. Your input and participation is more valuable than you may realize.
2017-2018 YEARBOOKS DEADLINE APPROACHING
If you haven’t already, please order your yearbooks through the Membership Toolkit today! We recommend one PER CHILD. Yearbooks are distributed at the end of the year parties where they are signed by classmates. We encourage you to purchase yearbooks now. Price for each yearbook is $28. March 1st, the price will increase to $30 each. The PTA does not make a profit on the sale of yearbooks.The final day to purchase your child’s yearbook is March 23rd.
REFLECTIONS COMPETITION WINNERS 2017-2018
AMAZON SMILE FOR ALL YOUR SHOPPING NEEDS
Support the Wyatt PTA when you shop this holiday season. Amazon is a great place to find gifts for everyone on your list! You can feel good knowing you're helping Wyatt while you shop:) Use this link to shop now:
https://smile.amazon.com/ch/75-2863557 or go to smile.amazon.com and search for Wyatt. Thank you for your support!
Contact Samantha Thompson for more info.
BE A HERO OF THE HALLWAY!
Want to get an inside view of how your child(ren) spend their day at Wyatt? Sign up to be a Watch D.O.G. and you will spend time actively engaged with students in your child(ren)’s classroom working with small groups, recess duty, and eating lunch with students. Be a Hero of the Hallway - sign up today! Questions? Contact Michael Rattleff - firstname.lastname@example.org.
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090e49aaa72ca1fe3-201720181 (February - May)
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0949aaa82fa31-dads2 (Thursday Morning Greeters)
NEW WATCHDOG DADS SHIRTS FOR 2017!
New for 2017! Purchase your new WATCHDOG Dads shirt by clicking here.
PROUD TO BE A HEALTHY ZONE SCHOOL
Wyatt has been promoted to a Healthy Zone School, making it one of only 161 North Texas schools to participate in this prestigious program. Through this program, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and The Cooper Institute select schools to be recognized for their excellence in health programs. School selection is based on the school’s physical activity programs, nutrition policies and health promotions. This year Wyatt will receive $1500 for use in purchasing PE equipment as well as health and nutrition related materials for students and staff. Thanks Wyatt community for supporting our efforts to be healthy.
TEXAS PTA HONORARY LIFE MEMBERSHIP AWARDS
Congratulations to the recipients of the Texas PTA Honorary Life Membership Awards presented at tonight’s PTA General Membership Meeting! Thank you Sarita Venkatraman, Julie Hamilton Bayless,Angela Kathlyne Armstrong and Jayme Carrell for your dedication to our students. We appreciate you all and these awards are very well-deserved!
PTA VOICE FOR EVERY CHILD AWARD
Wyatt PTA is very excited to announce that we have received GOLD for the Voice for Every Child award, which means we had 75% PTA membership based on our current student enrollment for 2016-2017. This is AWESOME news, and we are so very thankful to our staff/parents for joining PTA this year and supporting its efforts to provide so many awesome opportunities and resources for the staff and students.
THANK YOU for your help in making this a fantastic year!
PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Join us on March 29th at 6:45pm for the PTA General Membership Meeting before 1st Grade Performance.
SPIRIT WEAR FRIDAYS!
Every Friday is Spirit Friday at Wyatt Elementary! Show your school pride and wear your Spirit Wear. Need to shop for new Spirit Wear?
Questions? Comment below or email me at email@example.com.
HAVE YOU JOINED THE PTA YET?
Have you joined PTA yet? The #1 benefit of joining the Wyatt PTA is supporting Wyatt Elementary and our students. Wyatt PTA is dedicated to making our school the best environment for educating our students.
You can participate as much or as little as you want...there is nothing "required" of you once you join.
Single Membership is ONLY $14.50 for the ENTIRE 2017-18 school year; Family Membership is $19.
* Studies show that involved parents tend to have safer and higher achieving students. Being a Wyatt PTA member is a great starting point for being an involved parent. Click "Team Up!" below to become a member today!
Feel free to contact Melissa Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions!
Register today with our New Membership ToolKit!
you can use the same log-in here. Need more information?
United Way of Metropolitan Dallas and The Cooper Institute have announced the 2016-2017 schools and we are honored to be one of them! Selected schools receive funding for equipment and health and nutrition materials.