Bake Sale Friday May 20th
We will be having a bake sale Friday, May 20th. We are asking all families to help with donations for this. Please buy individually wrapped goodies like chips, cookies, candy, brownies, drinks, etc. to be sold at the bake sale and send them into the office on Friday. All Howard students are welcome to buy treats from the sale. All items are $1 each.
Announcing our new PTA Board members
Congratulations to our new PTA board:
Leila Bazzi – President
Senada Nasser – VP
Joumana Zaghir – Treasurer
Joanne Abbas – Secretary
Thank you for dedicating your time to help our students and staff.
PTA Meeting Thursday , May 12th
Please join us for the May PTA meeting tomorrow at 9:15 in the cafeteria. We will be discussing upcoming events including 5th grade promotion and Field day.
We will also be voting to elect a new PTA board . Please attend this important meeting. Only current PTA members are eligible to vote. The board positions include President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary. The Ballot will be available at the meeting and if a PTA member is absent, they can obtained the Ballot from the office. Thank you.
We hope to see you all there.
Bake Sale this Friday, April 29th sponsored by 1st grade families
We will be having a bake sale this Friday, April 29th. We are asking all first grade families to help with donations for this. Please buy individually wrapped goodies like chips, cookies, candy, brownies, drinks, etc. to be sold at the bake sale and send them into the office on Friday. All Howard students are welcome to buy treats from the sale. All items are $1 each.
PTA Meeting Summary and Announcement
Thank you to all the parents who attended our meeting today. For those that couldn’t make it, we discussed:
the Summer Program (enrollment ends May 15).
There will be upcoming field trips for each class, we are excited for students to have this opportunity again.
There will be another exotic animal zoo assembly scheduled for May, outdoors with even better animals and more interaction.
There is discussion to continue the field day tradition at the end of the year.
The 5th grade promotion is rapidly approaching and volunteers are needed, especially 4th grade parents who could shadow and help set up as well as learn the traditions and everything for next year.
Teacher appreciation will be celebrated May 4-6th. More information to follow.
A chess club pizza party is being planned.
We had nominations for board positions for the next year (and term of 2 years). Thank you to those considering a position. Your help and commitment keeps our PTA active which is so important for our school. If you were not able to attend the meeting but would still like to nominate someone or yourself for a position, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Voting will take place at our next meeting on May 12 at 9:15. All prospective board members and eligible voters must be current PTA members.
Thank you 😁
Correction to previous post
After reviewing our PTA bylaws, we are required to have a nomination period and voting in the following month, so this Thursday’s meeting will be nominations for board positions. We will vote in May.
Sorry for the confusion.
PTA meeting Thursday, April 14th 9:15 am
Please join us for the April PTA meeting this Thursday at 9:15 in the cafeteria. We will be discussing upcoming events including 5th grade promotion.
We will also be voting to elect a new PTA board as our current board members have already served consecutive terms. If you or someone you know is interested and committed, please attend this important meeting. All board members and those eligible to vote must be current PTA members. The board positions include President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.
We hope to see you all there.
Bake Sale Friday February 25th
We will be having a bake sale on Friday, February 25th. This month we are asking 2nd grade families to purchase store bought treats and donate them. (No homemade treats at this time due to Covid precautions). Please make sure they are individually wrapped treats like cupcakes, cookies, brownies, candy, chips, juice boxes, etc. Donations should be sent in with your child on Friday morning.
All students are able to purchase from the bake sale. A cart will come around to each classroom. Each item is $1.
Thank you for your support!
February Parent/PTA meeting canceled
The parent and PTA meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 10th has been canceled.