VOLUME 23, ISSUE 1 FEBRUARY 26, 2016
HAZEL S. PATTISON
Katy, TX 77450
Pattison Post Editor and Communications Chair:
PTA Meet & Greet 9:30am
PTA Board Meeting 10:30am
General PTA Membership Meeting & Elections,
Word Fair Family Literacy Night
Volunteer of The Year Forms Due to Front Office
Kinder Round up 6:00pm
WORD FAIR LITERACY NIGHT
Save the Date: March 10, 2016
A-L last name Families 5:00-6:30pm
M-Z last name Families 6:30-8:00pm
The PTA Board would like to invite you to learn more about us and what we do for our school! Whether you are interested in a Chair or Coordinator position, or just want to be informed- please join us for refreshments before our March 1st meeting at 9:30am. Just check in at the front office and our greeters will direct you to the PTA room.
The PTA Nominating Committee has met and submitted the following nominees for Executive Officers for the 2016-17 school year:
President - Stacy Lombardi
1st VP Programs - Erin Silkenson
2nd VP Membership - Susan Dyson
3rd VP Ways and Means - Allisyn Decatur
4th VP Volunteers - Jamie Bingham
Secretary - Courtney Synnott
Treasurer - Audrey Schlorholtz
What an awesome and amazing group of ladies! We thank you for your willingness to serve on our PTA Board.
PTA Nominating Committee:
Cynthia Darden, Tiffany Gettleman, Courtney Peak, Victoria Case, Debra Barker
The next General Membership meeting of the Pattison PTA will be held Thursday, March 3rd at 6:30 in the gym. Annual election of Officers will be held at this meeting, followed by a program presented by the first grade students. All current PTA members are welcome to attend and are eligible to vote on the association's business and participate in the election process.
2016-2017 PTA Executive Officer Slate Announced
NEXT GENERAL PTA MEETING: March 3rd, 6:30pm
(precedes the 1st grade Program at 7pm)
If you know of a Pattison volunteer that is always cheerful, goes above and beyond to help, and will do whatever it takes to make Pattison a better place for our students, then please consider nominating him/her for the Pattison VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR award!
FIND THE NOMINATION FORM HERE
Forms should be returned to the Front Office no later than Tuesday, March 22nd.
Volunteers, mark your calendars for the Pattison Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast to be held
April 13th at 9:30 in the Pattison Library.
Also, make plans to attend the Katy ISD VIPS (Volunteers in Public Schools) Celebration:
Friday, May 13, 2016
8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
The Merrell Center
All campus volunteers are invited to attend.
COMPANY DONATIONS NEEDED FOR PATTISON PTA OLNINE AUCTION!
Attention Parents! It’s that time of year again when we are preparing for the Spring Carnival & Online Auction and I could use your help!!
If you or your spouse work for, or own a company wiling to donate anything (from sporting event tickets, donations of services, gift cards for local businesses or anything at all that we can auction), please send them in ASAP! By donating an item, you’ll be making a tax deductible contribution that will help Pattison continue to successfully educate our students right here in our community.
Additionally, you’ll benefit from exposure of your company’s name to those who attend the event. Donors will be listed on the catalog page and the pictures of the merchandise you donate will be displayed throughout the week-long event.
Please SEE HERE for an official PTA letter for your use in soliciting any donations. Anything donated would be greatly appreciated! The auction will be held April 1 - April 7th, 2016.
Pattison Elementary PTA is a non-profit charitable 501(c)(3) organization and our federal tax ID number is 1-76-0287556-3. We also welcome cash donations to support our student-teacher PERKS events that will be offered.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions:
Kelly Griffin, Auction Coordinator
Bring your new kindergarten student to meet the teachers, see the classrooms, while parents hear about Pattison’s curriculum for next year. This one-time Spring event is for the benefit of the new students, as well as parents…new or returning!
Children leave this event excited about going to Pattison. Students must be 5 years old by September 1, 2016. Register on Tuesday, April 12th. Enrollment will be closed over the summer break and reopens mid-August. For more information call 281-237-5450.
Tell your neighbors and friends to be there!
Katy ISD is sharing information about the state, district and your child’s campus as part of our obligations under the federal No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB). An information letter, along with a copy of the 2014-15 Federal Report Cards for the state, district and our campus are available for your review in the front office of our school, or online at or at https://rptsvr1.tea.texas.gov/perfreport/frc/2015/srch.html