Important AnnouncementsDear MES PTA Members,With all of the unexpected obstacles that we faced this past year, we were still able to accomplish quite a bit for the 2019-2020 school year and we would like to share those accomplishments with you. We thank you all for your support and for volunteering for your MES PTA.We could not have done it without our wonderful volunteers and very supportive school community!!!**Educational Programs - funded amount: $13,217Character Education (OHES & VES)Franklin Institute assemblies (OHES & VES)Other Assemblies (OHES & VES)**Grants and Other Allocations - funded amount: $20,657New Water Filling Stations (OHES & VES)K-4 Bus Tag System (OHES & VES)Teachers Grants (OHES & VES)Recess Supplies (OHES & VES)Student Communication FoldersOperational Expenses & Supplies**Social Programs - funded amount: $2,624VES 4th Grade Moving Up T-Shirts (to be distributed on first day of LMS)**Hospitality & Appreciation - funded amount: $3,566Welcome Week (OHES & VES)Teacher Appreciation Week (OHES & VES)Staff AppreciationHospitality & CateringVolunteer Appreciation**Total funding: $40,064**Fundraising Volunteer Opportunities-MES Around the World in 1 NightOHES Movie NightVES Science & Invention ConventionVES Teacher for the DayMembershipMoms’ Night OutBook Fairs (OHES & VES)Box Tops (OHES & VES)Charleston Gift Wrap (OHES & VES)Game Nights (OHES & VES)Holiday Gift Fairs (OHES & VES)Kids Art (OHES & VES)Read-a-thon (OHES & VES)Spirit Wear (OHES & VES)Yearbook (OHES & VES)**In-School Volunteer Opportunities-Art Class SupportLunch & Recess SupportLibrary SupportSchool PicturesSincerely, Your MES PTAWe are so excited to offer 1st Place Spiritwear at both ORCHARD AND VILLAGE this year! By clicking the link below, you'll have at your fingertips over 150 unique spirtwear designs! There is no minimum purchase and all items will ship directly to your home within about a week's time!Start shopping now!MES PTA Membership Drive 2020-2021MES PTA (Montgomery Elementary School Parent Teacher Association) is a community made up of parents, guardians, teachers and staff whose goal is to enrich the experience of our students at Orchard Hill Elementary School and Village Elementary School.MES PTA is supported by the generous donations of time, finances and love from our community. Last academic year (2019- 2020), MES PTA raised and provided more than $40,000 of funding for the students for Educational Programs (ex. Character Education, Assemblies), grants for teachers and staff, facility renovations, appreciations events for teachers/staff, etc.( See full list above in the 2019-2020 recap ).Sign up today to be a member! We can't do it without you! (see below link)(At this time, we will only have an online option to sign up for membership.)* NOTE: If your family is eligible for free/reduced lunch, please contact your school’s secretary to inquire about membership fee waiver.MES PTA is now on Instagram and Twitter! Follow us!Click here to follow us on Twitter!Click here to follow us on Instagram!The MES PTA E-news is published weekly to keep you informed of things that are happening at OHES & VES and with the MES PTA.If you want to subscribe to this weekly newsletter, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org andwe will add your email(s) to our distribution list.Stay Informed! Don't Miss Out!Want to follow MES PTA on Facebook?.....just click the below.
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