Thursday, October 17, 2013

Your PTA Dollars at Work

So far this year the PTA has:
  • Purchased decorative cups to spell “Marshall School” on the back fence 
  • Purchased a copy of “Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids” for each classroom as part of Marshall’s focus on kindness in our community
  • Purchased additional ipads for the classrooms 
  • Purchased stools for the new outdoor classroom 
  • Sponsored a lunch for the teachers before the start of school 
  • Hosted the First Day Coffee 
  • Funded the Ice Cream Social 
  • Funded the Book and Bagel Breakfast 
  • Funded Family Fitness Day 
  • Provided stipends for teachers to purchase supplies for their classrooms as they see fit 

The PTA also continues to provide:
  • Recess equipment such sidewalk chalk, hula hoops and playground balls. 
  • Coffee and water for the teachers’ lounge. 
  • Maintenance of the fish tanks in Marshall’s entryway 
  • Supplemental funding for field trips