WELCOME TO BRINKER PTA!
2x2 Books Reading Celebration
All K-2nd graders who turned in their reading logs by February 14th will be receiving an invite from Ms. Palmer to this year's 2x2 Books Reading Celebration on Thursday, March 6th. It’s time for pizza and ice cream.
For the K – 2nd Grade Party, please plan to pick up your child promptly in front of the school at the end of the party. In an attempt to keep our dismissal organized, we will be staggering when grades are dismissed from the party.
Pickup times will be:
- K – 3pm
- 1st – 3:10pm
- 2nd – 3:15pm
If you have any questions, please contact Heather Burchett, Literary Enrichment Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nominate your 2014-2015 Brinker PTA Executive Board
Officer Election is Tuesday, March 25th
At the February 26th Brinker PTA Meeting, the following volunteers were elected to serve on the 2014 PTA Nominating Committee:
- Jennifer Hood - 2nd grade teacher
- Ashala Morris - Brinker Counselor
- Jeanne Koepke
- Tamie Burnett
- Alice Chao
Julie Pascuzzi and Alison Grzyb will serve as alternates.
If you would like to make a nomination for the 2014-2015 Brinker PTA Executive Board, complete the 2014 Brinker PTA Officer Nomination Form and return it to Hilary Valente, PTA Parliamentarian. Hard copies on dark pink paper are available on the table in the front office.
You may nominate yourself or make a recommendation of someone else. Nominations will be accepted for the following positions:
- 1st VP – Communications
- 2nd VP – Volunteers
- 3rd VP – Ways and Means
Self-nominations will also be accepted through our Toolkit site. Forms must be completed and submitted to Hilary Valente, PTA Parliamentarian, by the end of the school day on Friday, March 7, 2014. Completed nomination forms may be submitted to the Parliamentarian's mailbox any time prior to the deadline.
The Nominating Committee will present their recommended slate of officers at the General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, March 25th at 6:30 pm. Election of these officers will be held at that time.
If you have any questions, please contact Hilary Valente at email@example.com.
50% off all Brinker Spirit Wear - While Supplies Last!
Enjoy 50% off spirit wear items beginning in March! Please note that all items have limited sizes and quantities available. Items can be ordered online at www.brinkerpta.org. For Spirit Wear questions, please contact our Spirit Wear Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Workroom Volunteers Needed for the Spring!
Parents we need an extra set of hands to in our teacher workroom. We need at least 4-5 volunteers each week to help our teachers with behind the scenes work. This time will be spent on work assignments/projects for all grade levels, including PACE and Special Education. All instructions and supplies are provided. The Brinker Workroom is located in the back of the school office and is available Tuesday through Friday each week, between 7:30am-2:45pm.
Look for this volunteer opportunity in your Membership Toolkit account. This is a great opportunity to see what our children are learning and give a helping hand to our wonderful teachers!
The teachers really appreciate this help!
If you have any questions, please contact Nikki Moulinet at email@example.com.
It's Not Too Late to Purchase Yearbooks
There's still time to purchase a 2013-2014 Brinker Yearbook. Just log in to your Toolkit Account and purchase your yearbook online. Yearbooks are only available for a limited time, so order yours today. Not sure if you've purchased your child's yearbook yet? Check your previous orders. For questions about Brinker yearbooks, contact Shannon Garza at firstname.lastname@example.org.
5th Grade Parents - Renner PTA Needs YOU!
The Renner PTA is looking for volunteers to fill their 2014-2015 Board & Chairs positions. If you will have students attending Renner Middle School in the fall and interested in serving on the PTA Board, please complete the 2014-2015 Renner Board Interest Form and return to email@example.com.
Brinker PTA Offers $1000 Scholarship
Do you have a graduating senior who attended Brinker? Do you know someone who does? The Brinker PTA is offering a $1000 scholarship to a graduating Plano ISD senior who attended Brinker for at least grades 3-5. The 2013-2014 Scholarship Application is now available. Application deadline is March 31, 2014. For questions, please contact Kelli Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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