Reminder! The next PTA general meeting is tomorrow (Wednesday, April 26), from 6 pm to 7 pm. It’s election night! Come meet our new officers and maybe even put your name in the hat! We will also be voting on how to use our funds to best help the school. All PTA members can join in the discussion and vote.m
May 22-26 is Patton’s Eco Week. In the coming weeks, all grade levels will be studying a variety of sustainability topics, conducting citizen science and investigations, and exploring our campus’ ecosystem. Each grade level has been assigned a sustainability theme:
- PreK and Kindergarten: Healthy Living
- First: Water
- Second: Schoolyard Habitats
- Third: TBD
- Fourth: Consumption and Waste
- Fifth – Energy
Eco Week will feature guest speakers and special events, and classes can tour the building to learn what each grade level learned about their theme.
Reminder! The Spring 2017 Book Fair is next week, April 24 to 27. Have s’more fun with books! Book fair hours are:
Mon, Apr 24: 07:15 am to 04:00 pm
Tue, Apr 25: 07:15 am to 04:00 pm
Wed, Apr 26: 07:15 am to 04:00 pm
Thu, Apr 27: 07:15 am to 08:00 pm
Painting with a Twist is hosting a Patton PTA fundraiser this Sunday, April 23, from 2pm to 4pm. Sign up on their website and they will donate a portion of their profits to the PTA.
Mark your calendars! May 11 is Spirit day at Austin Pizza & Garden – 11am to 10pm (all day). 15% of all lunch and dinner sales will benefit the Patton PTA. Help spread the word and make sure you mention you’re there for Patton Spirit Day.