Presentation on theme: "Together Everyone Achieves More. What does your PTA do? We ask you to become a member We send you lots of e-mail updates We ask you to volunteer We ask."— Presentation transcript:
What does your PTA do? We ask you to become a member We send you lots of e-mail updates We ask you to volunteer We ask you to buy our fundraising products We ask you to donate We ask you to be involved
What does your PTA DO ? We support students and families We build a stronger Sunny Hills community We provide funding to teachers and classrooms We host student and family events throughout the year We enhance classroom enrichment We build a better community of learning for your kids
Did you know the PTA…? Gives each teacher $300 to spend in their classroom every year Gives the school over $10,000 per year to aid students struggling academically Provides scholarship funding to students in need Spends over $12,000 a year and facilitates Art in your students’ classrooms Awards $5,000 in Enrichment Grants each year so students can do such things as: attend Science Workshops, learn to play ukuleles, have additional non-fiction books in their classrooms, … Gave the PE teachers the means to buy new equipment Gives all the profits from our Book Fairs to Eager Reader and the Sunny Hills Library so our students have more books to read
What can you do? Get involved! We can’t do it without you! There are always opportunities to help. – Reflections – After School Movies – Science Fair – Popcorn Fridays – Dancing Through the Decades 1 hour or 12 hours – they all make a difference! Donate! Support the Walk-a-Thon – it’s a year-end celebration with a purpose! Participate in our Silent Fundraising efforts – these don’t cost you anything – Amazon.com – Nordstrom.com – Target and Target.com – Fred Meyer – Box Tops and Labels for Education – Corporate Matching
So, where does my money go? When you donate, here’s where the PTA spends those dollars: Reading & Writing Enrichment$19,750 Teacher Support 17,050 Art Enrichment 12,950 Science Enrichment 5,770 Community Outreach 3,950 Advocacy 3,595 Family Events 1,650 $64,715
We can’t do it without you! Check out the Sunny Hills PTA website for opportunities to get involved.