PTA Newsletter - May 2019
Tue, May 7 11:03am
Brookvale Elementary

PTA Newsletter - May 2019

Dear Brookvale Families,

As we close out the 2018-19 school year, the Brookvale PTA would like to thank you for your generosity and support in helping us put together an amazing year for our students and families. We take this opportunity to acknowledge the wonderful volunteers who have helped us organize several programs over this year. We look to your feedback and continued support as we come back next year with more interesting programs for our community!

2018-19 PTA Event Highlights

  • School Choir - 2 sessions

  • STEAM Museum Assembly (Oct. 2018)

  • Bronco Gallop (Oct. 2018)

  • School Board Candidate Forum (Oct. 2018)

  • Diwali Celebration (Nov. 2018)

  • Reflections Art Contest (Nov. 2018)

  • Kyle Tiernan’s Draw-Along Assembly (Jan. 2019)

  • Lunar New Year Flash Mob (Feb. 2019)

  • Onye’s African Village Rhythms Assembly (Feb. 2019)

  • Health Education Curriculum Info Session (Feb. 2019)

  • Martin and the Green Guitar Music Assembly (Mar. 2019)

  • Brookvale Talent Show (Mar. 2019)

  • PTA’s Science Sunday (Apr. 2019)

  • Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week (May 2019)

  • BMX Bike Assembly at School (Jun. 2019)

  • PTA Movie Nights (Nov., Feb., and Apr.)

  • Student Council Spirit Awards

 Grade Level Grants (2018-19)

  • Playground equipment, Tykes Bikes, Petting Zoo (TK - $560 and K - $1400)

  • Chromebooks and Lake Shore Learning kits (Grade 1 - $1680)

  • Creative corners with flex seating & art centers (Grade 2 - $1400)

  • Theater Workshop, Brain Pop Videos (Grade 3 - $1000)

  • PE equipment (Grade 5 - $960)

  • Science Camp Bus sponsorship (Grade 6 - $3300)

 PTA Meeting - May 14th

Join us on Tuesday, May 14th at 6:30pm in P2 for our May PTA meeting. All are welcome!

Box Tops Winners

The winner for March is Ms. Whiting’s Kindergarten class! The winner for April is Ms. Dillon’s 6th Grade class! Congratulations to our winners and keep collecting Box Tops!!

May Spirit Contest

May’s Spirit Contest is a Box Tops contest, so please continue to collect and bring ‘em in! Deadline for Box Tops submissions for the May contest is Friday, May 31st.

Elected PTA Board for 2019-20

President - Uthra Srinivasan
VP Programs - Jennifer Hew
VP Membership - Maithili Pakala
Treasurer(s) - Arathi Gopinath and Kapil Garg Secretary - Suprabha Deepak
Auditor - Madhan Kumar
Historian - Laurie Wu

SCHOOL EVENTS and REMINDERS

Please direct any questions about school events directly to the school office, as there may be changes and updates to this list. Thank you!

May 14 - PTA Meeting
May 24 - Special Minimum Day
May 27 - Memorial Day, no school
June 4 - PTA Meeting
June 7 - PTA-sponsored : Wheels of Freestyle BMX Assembly
June 11 - Special Minimum Day
June 12 - Last Day of School
August 20-21 - MAZE Days