Save the Date – General PTA Membership Gathering Oct 4

Please join us at our first General PTA Membership Gathering of the school year on Thursday, October 4 from 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm in the Genesee Hill Elementary lunchroom.  Childcare is provided for school aged children.  Our Fall Membership Gathering gives our membership and community an opportunity to learn more about our PTA’s vision …

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Special Presentation – Understanding Our Kids’ Online & Offline Social World: Friendships, Cliques & Power Plays

The Genesee Hill PTA is hosting bestselling children’s author Trudy Ludwig, who will be talking to parents about topics that have become more and more prevalent for kids growing up today: cyberbullying, social ostracism and how kids can engage in kind, caring ways. Trudy’s emphasis is on empowerment – giving school communities the tips, tools, …

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Public Education in a Democratic Society – GH Equity Team Family Forum

How do we support democratic values in today’s classrooms? How does this connect to the conversations we are having (or not having) at home? Join us for a conversation about the vital role public education has played—and continues to play—in our democracy. Free dinner and childcare provided onsite. Date: May 4 Location: Genesee Hill Library Dinner …

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Genesee Hill Book Fair – Starts 11/18 @ 2:15pm

We’ve spent the day getting ready for the book fair and  – WOW! – it’s going to be amazing! Book fairs are a great way to build an incredible home library and support your school library! All proceeds are used to buy new books for our school library. Come by the book fair before or …

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Schmitzville Carnival this Friday, Sept. 25 – Looking for Volunteers

The Schmitzville Carnival has been rescheduled for this Friday Sept 25 from 5:30-8pm. This annual event is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends, meet new ones and rejoice in our community being back together at school! Plus with six food trucks no one has to make dinner that night! But we can’t …

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Fall Enrichment Class Registration Starts This Week

Just a reminder that Fall enrichment classes are posted on our blog under the enrichment tab. http://www.schmitzparkpta.org/enrichment-course-descriptions/ http://www.schmitzparkpta.org/enrichment-3/ Registration will go live this Thursday at noon. As we gear up for classes we are looking for an assistant coach to work with Ms. Santana for basketball – this will allow us to accommodate more students!  …

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Schmitz Park Science Night is Coming

Join us for the 2nd Annual Schmitz Park Science Celebration Night on Thursday May 14th from 6:30-8pm. At Schmitz Park science is in every aspect of what our kids do — from composting in the lunch room and helping replant native plants in our own Schmitz Park forest. In the classroom, our teachers lead our …

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Room Parents – Staff Appreciation Ideas

Schmitz Park Room Parents: As you know, we’re not allowed to collect money in the front office or classrooms. Below are ideas for different ways you can collect gifts or donations for your class’ teacher appreciation gift. Amazon.com: We’ve set up a special Teacher Appreciation Wish List made specific to each teacher. The Wish List contains …

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