Welcome to the TA Howard PTA Web Page:
We are so excited about this school year and the opportunities we have planned for our students and teachers. We ask that you consider volunteering your time or making a donation to help with those efforts. Have a great school year!
2016-2017 PTA Executive Board
President: Katie Brown, firstname.lastname@example.org
1st VP, Aide to President/Membership: Holli Godbold, email@example.com
2nd VP, Communications: Valerie Swope, firstname.lastname@example.org
3rd VP, Programs: Roshund Cartwright, email@example.com
4th VP, Hospitality: OPEN
Secretary: Francyeane Maynard, firstname.lastname@example.org
Treasurer: Melina Morrison, email@example.com
Parliamentarian: Christen Dogget
PTA MEMBERSHIP DRIVE - Holli Godbold: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please support the Howard PTA by becoming a member of the PTA. You do not have to volunteer if you become a member. Membership helps support your students. Membership forms are available at the reception desk or additional information by contacting Holli.
COMMUNICATIONS - Valerie Swope: email@example.com
We communicate by having the school send email “blasts” for us. But, the best way to stay up on Howard Activities on a regular basis is to like us on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/groups/238140342969137/?fref=nf You can also sign up to receive Remind101 message via text by: text @howardpta to 81010. You can opt out of messages at anytime by replying, 'unsubscribe @howardpta'. Trouble using 81010? Try texting @howardpta to (817) 479-9382 instead.
VOLUNTEERS - Kate Linder: firstname.lastname@example.org
We would love for you to get involved and, we need your help.
SPIRITWEAR - Contact: OPEN
We have kicked off our fall spirit wear sale. Order forms for Spirit Wear purchase will be available at the reception desk at Howard. Completed forms w/ payment attached should be left at the reception desk. Orders will be sent home with the students. The PTA will also be selling spirit wear at Meet the Teacher and other special events.
CLOTHES CLOSET DAY IS UPCOMING - Contact: OPEN
Each year the Howard PTA has one day that we are responsible for volunteering at the MISD Clothes Closet.
REFLECTIONS COMPETITION - Contact: OPEN
Howard PTA does support and encourage participation in the National PTA Reflections Program. This is America’s oldest and largest arts education program of its kind. Students may create original works of art in the categories of dance, film, literature, music, photography and visual arts. Flyers and rules are available at this https://www.pta.org/programs/ArtsinEducation.cfm
BOXTOPS - Contact: OPEN
Howard does collect box tops. Last year we received a $100 check for just cutting those silly rectangles! You may print off a collection sheet at this link or simply place them in a baggy marked PTA and turn into the reception area. You can also sign up at http://www.boxtops4education.com/ to get coupons and stay updated on our school’s earnings. Thanks for helping!
DONATIONS - Contact: OPEN
If you would like to make a donation to the PTA or provide snacks/foods for teacher appreciation events please contact Kate, PTA President.
We are looking forward to a great year. We have great kids, a great staff, and now a great looking building. Get involved at Howard, you won’t regret it.
Kate Linder, Howard PTA President 2016-2017