Fallsmead ES PTA News & Notes

IT'S BOOK FAIR TIME!

The Fallsmead Virtual Book Fair is going on now through November 22nd! Books are the best gifts for the arriving holiday season! The book fair is customized for Fallsmead book lovers, and all purchases automatically enter a raffle. Click here for more information. We hope you will check out our virtual PTA book fair this year!


CALLING ALL ROOM PARENTS!

Grades K, 2, and 4 still need Room Parent volunteers! These grade-level room parents will work together to help problem solve, promote virtual events, and create community during this unusual school year. Please consider sharing some of your time to help make this year awesome for our kids! Please email your teacher and cc roomparent@fallsmeadpta.org.


YEARBOOK COVER ART CONTEST

Would you like to have your artwork featured in the 2020-2021 Fallsmead Yearbook? We are inviting all Fallsmead Elementary School students to enter their artwork into our Cover Art Contest- the theme is "Stronger Together." The winning piece will be selected by a panel of judges to be used as the school yearbook cover. Other top submissions will be featured on the back or inside of the yearbook. Click here to see details on how to enter the contest!


FALLSMEAD YEARBOOK PHOTOS NEEDED

The yearbook staff this year invites students and parents to submit photos for this year's unique yearbook. If you’ve got great photos of school events and/or learning, we’d like to see them. Our photographers are relying on you all more than ever! Help us get as many photos as possible to create a terrific book that everyone will want to have. Please submit photos of students participating in learning (online OR asynchronous) without including any screenshots or zoom meetings. The last day to submit your photos is March 25th 2021.

  • Log on to: https://images.schoolannualonline.com/415933936 or CLICK HERE

  • Browse to select the photo(s) you wish to upload

  • Click on “Select My Images”

  • Enter information about the photo (grade level is VERY helpful)

  • Provide contact information in case the staff needs additional information

  • Click “Upload Chosen Images."


JOIN THE PTA!

The PTA has fun and exciting plans to support our students and staff with virtual learning this year, but can't do so without your membership support. Please join the PTA today at atozconnect.com. If you have any questions, please email membership@fallsmeadpta.org.


FALLSMEAD WISH LIST

Celebrate the new school year by checking out the Wish List! The Wish List lets parents directly support teachers by getting them items they need to teach and motivate our kids. Please click here to see items requested by teachers for your children. If you have questions, please contact wishlist@fallsmeadpta.org.


GIRL SCOUT TROOPS FORMING NOW!

Join the Girl Scout Family! Girl Scout troops are now forming at Fallsmead Elementary (including kindergarten troops). For more information, please contact Cyndi at cmchugh@gscnc.org or call/text 301-978-3868.



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Volunteer Opportunities!

The following PTA positions are open for the 2020-2021 school year:

  • Box Tops Chair

  • Festival of the Arts Coordinator

  • Fifth Grade Celebration Chair

  • Kindergarten Orientation Chair

  • MCCPTA Rep

  • Recess Coordinator

  • Science Fair Chair

  • Sweets With Someone Special Chair


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