WELCOME!

Welcome to the Fallsmead Elementary School PTA website. Here you will find the latest news about Fallsmead PTA events, activities, and programs. Check back frequently for updates!


FALLSMEAD PTA NEWS

WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL!

We hope you've all had a fabulous summer! We are gearing up for another awesome year at Fallsmead Elementary.  

Please make note of the following back-to-school items:
  • Back to School Night for K and 5th grade is September 7th; Back to School Night for grades 1-4 is on September 14th. The school will be sending home more information about this soon.
  • Click here to see the school's Summer Newsletter, which includes back-to-school information, school supply lists, bus routes, and more.  The school supply list is also available on the school website.  
  • Click here to read the PTA's Back to School Newsletter. 

Get ready for a great year!


The PTA Board






PTA NEWSLETTER 8/25/2016

CLASS LISTS AND OPEN HOUSE
As an update, the school will NOT be posting class lists outside the school today as they had originally planned. Instead, they will be sending out class lists via email this afternoon.

Please plan to attend the annual back-to-school Open HouseTOMORROW from 1:30pm-2:30pm! Meet your teachers, drop off your school supplies, and catch up with your friends! Don't forget to stop by the PTA table to renew your membership for the year (and don't forget your checkbook or credit card!). We will have spiritwear for sale too!  

Note: If you purchased a School Tool Box for your child at the end of the last school year, it will be waiting for your child in his/her classroom during the Open House.

GET THE SCOOP. . .JOINING THE PTA IS SWEET!
Did you know that the PTA provides educational enrichment for your kids, supports our 
school, and builds community? BUT WE CAN'T DO THIS WITHOUT YOU! Your dues and donations are the only way we can afford to pay for all the great PTA events, activities, and programs throughout the school year! Find out more about what the PTA does (and why you should join!) on the PTA Membership page on the PTA website.
 
Please join at tomorrow's Open House, or visit the PTA Membership page to register online or download a registration form. Don't forget. . .if you join online, you can also verify your directory data, order extra directories, donate to the PTA, and even register your grocery rewards cards, all at one time. 
Visit the Join the PTA page on the PTA website to find out more! Questions? Contact us atmembership@fallsmeadpta.org.

AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
Is your child a Scientist? Chef? Artist? Athlete? Gardener? Engineer? All of the Above? The PTA has organized after school opportunities for grades 1-5 (Kindergarten can start in the winter). Registration will open September 1st and close September 14thClick here for the full schedule and registration information. Questions?  Email Rebekah Jacobs.

BOO HOO BREAKFAST
The PTA invites all kindergarten and new parents to attend our annual Boo Hoo Breakfast on Monday, August 29th just after school starts in the staff lounge. Grab a cup of coffee, a bite to eat, and meet some new Fallsmead families!
DONUTS WITH DAD VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
We need a mom (or moms) to assist with coordinating Donuts with Dad on September 16th at 8am. Also, any other mothers that are willing to help would be greatly appreciated. Please contact Doyle Currey at vp4@fallsmeadpta.org or240-643-9502 if you can help!

LEARN ABOUT CUB SCOUTS
Fallsmead's Cub Scout Pack 1753 is holding a "Join Scouting Night" on Tuesday, September 6th from 7-8pm in the Fallsmead ES APR. You may also attend the first Pack meeting in the Fallsmead ES APR on Thursday September 15th from 7-8pm to see what it's all about. If you would like to attend either event, or have any questions, please contact Erin Markowitz at (301) 762-5646 or ecmarkowitz@aol.com.