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Sign up by Dec. 20: We need All-Star Appraisers for Destination Imagination

Download a PDF flyer with this information GCISD schools, through support from PTA, are offered a spectacular creative problem solving program for its students from Kindergarten through grade 12. This worldwide program is called Destination Imagination. Students gather a team of up to seven and create a unique solution to one of seven different themed challenges: Scientific, Technical, […]

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Campus Spotlight

Campus in the Spotlight: Bransford Elementary

In an effort to showcase the awesome things our local units are doing, we are starting a new feature called “Campus In the Spotlight.” Each month, we will promote a different campus. For our inaugural issue, we are proud to put the spotlight on Bransford Elementary PTA. Bransford Elementary PTA stands as a vibrant organization […]

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Conference

Feb. 26-28 Family Engagement Conference, Dallas

Family engagement is central to PTAs. If we are not engaged, we are not being proactive. You are invited to the Texas PTA Family Engagement Conference in Dallas, February 26-28, 2016, for great training and networking opportunities that will expand your reach as PTA leaders. Your PTA can take engagement to the next level. Whether […]

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Volunteer of the Month

Volunteer School of the Month: Nov. 2015 Silver Lake Elementary

Silver Lake Elementary  November  2015 1st place Volunteer hours with 2379 hours Neely Meyers, Volunteer Chair

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Executive Board

Dec. 3 Executive Board Holiday Luncheon

Evites for the Executive Board Holiday Luncheon on Dec. 3 have gone out. Please let Robin Waggoner know if you did not receive your Evite. If you haven’t done so already, please RSVP so we can get an accurate head count. Thank you!

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Founder's Day

Feb. 25 Founder’s Day Luncheon

Join the Council of PTAs for our 2016 Founder’s Day Luncheon! Click here to download the official reservation form (PDF). When: Thursday, February 25, 2016 Time: 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 10:30 a.m. – Social time 11:00 a.m. – Lunch is served 11:20 a.m. – Meeting starts Where: Grapevine Concourse Event Center, 3800 Fairway Drive, […]

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Award Dr. Jim Thompson Exemplary Achievement in Education Awards Extended Service Award Friend of Children PTA Honorary Life Membership Award

Nominations are now open for Local and Council PTA awards!

Your nominations for Local and Council PTA awards will be accepted now through January 15, 2016! You can nominate someone for: Friend of Children Award Extended Service Award PTA Honorary Life Membership Award Dr. Jim Thompson Exemplary Achievement in Education Award Click here for the nomination forms and more information. Contact Shelley Fugitt with questions.

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Cannon Elementary earns Early Bird award from Texas PTA

Our congratulations go to Cannon Elementary PTA for recruiting 100% of last year’s total membership and earning the Early Bird membership award from Texas PTA. Texas PTA President Leslie Boggs states: “I want to be the first to congratulate you as you make your way to having one voice for every child on your campus. You […]

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COMING UP November 3: Roundtable for Council Delegates

A roundtable for Council Delegates will be on Tuesday, November 3, at  11 a.m. at Celebrity Bakery. Please contact Adrienne Johnson, 3rd VP Delegates Coordinator, for further information. adriennejohnson@me.com

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Parliamentarian Roundtable

COMING UP November 17: Parliamentarian Training/Roundtable

A Parliamentarian Training/Roundtable will be Tuesday, November 17 at 9:00 am in the Bronco Bowl at the PDEC, 5800 Colleyville Blvd, Colleyville, TX 76034 (map). We can talk about parliamentary procedure, bylaws and standing rules, and updating them. Parliamentarians, Presidents, and anyone who is interested and would find his helpful is welcome, so feel free to pass the […]