PTA

PTA Reflections

Now is the time for students to start their art projects for the PTA Reflections Art contest! Entries are due in the KGES front office by October 31. There is a large, labeled box on the left side of the office as you face the desk — entries can be placed in that box.

The attached form includes official rules and an application. Please contact our coordinator Melissa Lamb at cmissmouse@gmail.com if you have any questions.




Have you joined the KGES PTA?
Cost is only $7/adult. Membership forms are available on the school website under the PTA page and on the PTA bulletin board at the entrance to the school.  KGES gets to keep ½ of each membership to use towards KGES services and programs supported by KGES PTA!  THANK YOU!! 
(scroll to bottom of this page for attached form)


*See the adopted 2018-2019 KGES PTA Budget in the attached files below*


WHAT HAS THE PTA DONE FOR KGES?!
Some of the many ways PTA has invested in KGES in the last year:

-- eclipse glasses 
-- grants for specials teachers :including 
PE: multitude of games 
Music: ipad mini to enhance musical experiences
STEM: digital camera bundle to help view the Today Show
Library: library enrichment for students
Art: enrichment supplies for students
-- 6 Interactive Whiteboards 
-- Reflections Art Program
-- Fun Fall Fashion Day
-- Honor Roll Socials
-- The Brain Show in collaboration with SCA
-- Hugs and Kisses Program 
-- Spelling Bee treats
-- Book Fairs with All for Books for stduents in need
-- Bingo Night including prizes
-- County wide STEM night support
-- Field Trip Assistance for students in need 

-- Field Day support (help with inflatable cost)

-- Grandparents Day gifts

-- Kindergarten promotion celebration support

-- 6th grade promotion celebration support

-- 4 Buddy Benches

-- Volunteer of the Month recognition
-- Outstanding Educator Award
-- Staff Appreciation : i,ncluding Staff Appreciation Week and 
periodic treats Souper Bowl, Thanksgiving Dessert Giveaway, 
Back to School lunch, monthly Coffee Talks, and support of 
Teacher Wellness Day
-- Subway Staff Lunch Deliveries
And much much more!!

AND already this year:

-- Back to School lunch and staff treats as they returned to school

-- Welcome gifts for new teachers/staff

-- Membership prizes

-- Subway Staff Lunch Deliveries


Please join us for the September PTA Meeting!

September 18, 2018 4pm in the KGES library.

Discussions include:
Current PTA Events planned
How you can impact KGES and Do you have a passion to bring more enrichment programs to KGES students?

 KGES PTA is seeking ALL interested: to explore, create and implement additional ways to support and enhance our students!



PTA OFFICERS 2018-2019:

President: Becky Kraisser
      becky.kraisser@gmail.com

1st VP: Kate Heim 
      mikateheim@verizon.net

2nd VP: Kevin Collins 
      neofly84@gmail.com

Secretary: Susan Park
      susanduncanpark@gmail.com

Treasurer:  Crystal Muth
      muthemail@yahoo.com






COFFEE TALK

KGES PTA is charged with providing a yummy hot breakfast to our wonderful teachers before school once/month during their staff meeting.  Can you help? J  Donations of casseroles, fruit, juice, and more accepted the day before each event.  Also *NEW* this year we are happy to offer the opportunity to one lucky parent to come behind the scenes with us as Coffee Talk Assistant of the Month!  What better way to show your appreciation for the teachers personally before the busy school day takes over?  If you can help in either of these ways, please contact Becky Kraisser at: becky.kraisser@gmail.com





FUTURE MEETINGS:
4PM @ KGES (LIBRARY)




8/21
9/18
10/16
11/13
NO DECEMBER MEETING
1/15
2/19
3/19
4/9
5/21






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Volunteers of the Month
KGES PTA loves to celebrate its volunteers!  Each month 2 volunteers will be honored!


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Subway Spirit Days --  
KG Walmart Subway Spirit Days are the 3rd Tuesday of each month!  Order a sub meal at KG Walmart Subway on our Spirit Days and Subway donates $1 back to KGES PTA!

Would you like to treat a teacher? J  KGES PTA takes teacher orders on spirit day and delivers to the school!  Interested in giving a teacher of your choice lunch on you?  Your $5 will get it done! If interested, please Contact Becky Kraisser at:  becky.kraisser@gmail.com  


Subway Dates:
8/21
9/18
10/16
11/20
1/15
2/19
3/19
4/16
5/21



MISSION

The overall purpose of PTA is to make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children








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KGES Webmaster,
Aug 28, 2018, 10:22 AM
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KGES Webmaster,
Aug 28, 2018, 10:18 AM