“Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion
to reach for the stars to change the world.” ~ Harriet Tubman
Valentine PTA supports a variety of programs and services to enhance the education of every child. PTA plans to continue to support our school's Art, STEM, Music, and Library programs as well as several of our instructional aides.
By joining Valentine PTA, you will get to enjoy interacting with students, make new friendships with other parents, and accomplish things that truly make a difference. We have many ways in which parents, grandparents, family members, and local businesses can contribute to the Valentine community. We promise that the time you give to the PTA and the school will be worth your while—and fun! The more you engage with the school community, the more rewarding your experience at Valentine will be.
Please join the PTA and consider volunteering - it really does make a difference in the lives of all our students! With your support, we can help every child at Valentine “Reach for the Stars!”
VALENTINE PTA IN THE SCHOOL
ART – Each class attends regularly scheduled art lessons with a specialist and art supplies funded by the Valentine PTA. Students have the opportunity to participate in the National PTA Reflections art program. In the spring, an Art Festival showcases student artwork for family viewing.
MUSIC – Each class attends regularly scheduled music lessons with a Music Teacher and instruments funded by the Valentine PTA. Choir and Band are available to students, led by a music specialist. Students perform in the annual Holiday Performance, Spring Music Performances, May Day Program, and an optional talent show at the Fall Fair.
STEM – Each Each class attends regularly scheduled lessons in the STEM Lab (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) with a specialist. New classroom furniture and supplies funded by Valentine PTA.
TECHNOLOGY - Valentine PTA funds classroom technology equipment, which include iPads and Chromebooks.
LIBRARY – Classes regularly attend the library and students can visit during lunch and before school on scheduled open library days. Valentine PTA funds the librarian, classroom subscriptions, new books and magazines.
CLASSROOM SUPPORT – Valentine PTA funds a Teacher Wish List, monies collected through the First Day Pack Online Registration. These monies are divided among the classrooms for educational supplies. Other classroom supports funded by PTA include Curriculum Lab fees, 5th grade reading trophies, Computer, and P.E. equipment. Room parents also support teachers with many activities throughout the year.
PTA FUNDED PROGRAMS and SERVICES: