May, 2016



Get Involved!

Join the leadership team of Ephesus PTA!

 In 2015-16, Ephesus PTA sponsored, provided volunteers for, or funded the following programs:

International Night

After-School Clubs

Teacher Appreciation Events

STEaM Night

Teacher Discretionary Funds

Reflections Art Program

Family Fitness Night

Teacher Grants

Read Across America Week

Walk/Bike to School Day

Cultural Affairs Assemblies

Popsicles, Bowling, Bingo, Movies and more…

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Whether you have 1 hour or 100 hours to share, your contributions are valued and needed!

We believe that the Ephesus PTA benefits by the inclusion of everyone’s participation and talents, but there are a few key roles that define the organization’s work each year.  

Please consider whether your schedule allows you to get involved and take on one of these larger commitments. 

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President: works closely with Ephesus Principal and Administration to

·    Schedule, set agendas, and lead PTA membership and PTA Board meetings

·    Determine and set each year’s Schedule of Events

·    Help determine spending priorities for PTA budget (with Administration and Board)

·    Approximate time commitment: 5-15 hours/week, August-October; 5-10 hours/week, November-February; 5 hours/week April-July

  

Vice-President/ Communications; member of PTA Board:

·    Write weekly newsletter: Roadrunner Express

·    Format and distribute (through email) Roadrunner Express

·    Consult on other communications and publications as interest and time allow

·    Approximate time commitment: 5 hours/week, August-October; <5 hours/wk November-July

 

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Here are the names of parents who have offered to serve so far.  Won’t you join us?

 

PTA President…………………………………………………………………………………………………………..

VP/ Walk for Education……………………………………………………………………………………………. Kristen Stewart

VP/ Communications………………………………………………………………………………………………. 

VP/ Membership…………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Kym Hunter

VP/ Educational Programs……………………………………………………………………………………….. Ivy Altomare

VP/ Advocacy....................................................................................................... Lisa Kaylie

Treasurer……………………………………………………………………………………………………………....… Donna Lipsmeyer

Secretary………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..… Elizabeth Portnoy

 

If you are willing to serve or if you have questions about the PTA roles listed above,              please contact Kristen Stewart, president@ephesuspta.org

Thank you again for your support!  We look forward to another great year in 2016-17!



 

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Ephesus PTA Roadrunner Express
 
 
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Would you like to submit an article to the Roadrunner Express? 
 
Please send your submissions to COMMUNICATIONS@Ephesuspta.org
 
 
 
 



School Directory

Thanks again for Marne Meredith for organizing the school directory.  It lists students alphabetically by last name, then by teacher/grade, and there are pages of staff contacts and PTA/SIT contacts. To receive a copy of the directory please send an email request to president@ephesuspta.org.