Welcome to the Bethany PTA

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School Supply Pickup & Spirit Wear

8/10/2020 8:37 am

Hello Bethany Families! 

2 quick reminders:

1) Don't forget to come pickup your school supplies at Bethany today, Monday August 10th from 12pm-6pm or Tuesday August 11th from 7:30am-12pm!

2) It's not too late to order Spirit Wear shirts & masks at BethanyPTA.org - while we had hoped to have these available for pickup today & tomorrow, they have not yet arrived so we will be arranging another pickup opportunity soon!

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Blood Drive - Carter BloodCare Bus

8/6/2020 8:00 pm

Give Life Here.  Sign Up to donate Blood here

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Mask Sneak Peak

7/22/2020 12:36 am

As promised, here is the sneak peak of the masks we are ordering.  Aren't they adorable?

Black mask background with colorful Bethany mascots above the words Bethany Bunch 2020-2021

We are working on a newsletter that will be emailed out Wednesday afternoon.   Don't forget to join us for our Panda Express Dining for Dollars event Wednesday! 

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Zooming in for Another Year of Growth!

7/20/2020 11:18 pm

Hello Bethany Families! 

 

It’s the start of the new school year.  So far, it’s looking like a school year different than any other we’ve ever experienced, but we will get through, we will preserve, and we will THRIVE.   In keeping with the school opening being 100% virtual learning for the first 4 weeks, the Bethany PTA theme this year is Zooming In for Another Year of Growth!

 

First, please join the PTA!  If you have been a member in the past, membership resets every year on June 30th, so you’ll need to rejoin.  The more members we have, the more advocacy we have with the school, the ISD, and ultimately the state!  Plus, it helps us fund cool things like paying the yearly license for the Education Galaxy site the children use.  If you need help navigating Membership Toolkit, I created a step by step guide for how to navigate the clunky website here: 

 

https://www.facebook.com/FriendsoftheBethanyBunch/posts/1796717057044411  

 

Second, school supplies!  The school supplies are scheduled to be delivered to campus on Monday, June 27th.  Since only staff members are currently allowed on campus, and rules change seemingly daily, we’re still working out how school supply pick up will go.  Expect further communication on this.

Now, we’ve gotten a few questions on school supplies, and refunds because of schooling virtually.  Let me start off by saying that school supplies are sold at basically cost.  We make zero to MAYBE a couple of dollars on the school supplies packs.  We pride ourselves on keeping the cost low, and only buying the supplies that are ordered.  Also, we’ve priced the supplies out before, and the cost is comparable to somebody shopping around for prices.  Bonus, you don’t have the hassle of going to 5 different stores, especially for that one odd thing.   Whether your family has chosen to School@Home or School in Person, children need supplies, especially if they will be returning to School in Person at some point in the school year.  To this end, we will only consider refunds on school supplies if your family has chosen to withdraw from PISD or is considering School@Home for the entire school year.  If this is you, please email me at president@bethanypta.org and we will discuss it. 

 

Here’s a sneak peak at the shirt that will be available for pre-order at a special early bird price of $14 starting tomorrow (it would be tonight but MTK is being….hard to learn).

Turquoise background with Zoom Teleconferance image of Bethany Mascots

 

We are also in the process of ordering cute masks based on our t-shirt design.  Come back tomorrow for a sneak peak of that.

 

Oh, please join us (socially distanced) for our Dining for Dollars event at Panda Express this Wednesday!  You'll need to show them this flyer. Event is also listed on our Facebook page here.

 

~Anna Hulse, Bethany PTA President 

 

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Join us for the End Of Year PTA Meeting!

5/8/2020 4:05 pm

Hello Awesome Bethany Families,



Even though it might not seem like, we are just about done with our wild and crazy school year! Please join the Bethany PTA on Tuesday, May 19th at 7pm  for our last General Membership Meeting. At this meeting we will be discussing the following:

 

  • Meeting Meeting from our last General Membership Meeting
  • Treasurers report and presentation of the new 2020-2021 Bethany PTA Budget
  • The nomination and appointment of a Treasurer for the 2020-2021 Executive Board
  • An introduction of the new 2020-2021 Executive Board
  • Current Board Member Reports
  • School News from Mr. Bird and/or Mrs. Miller

 

Of course like all things nowadays, we will be holding this meeting virtually on Zoom. Below you will find links to sign up to attend the meeting as well as a meeting link for Zoom. We are asking those who want to participate in the meeting, to first sign up. This will allow us to get an idea of how many people will be participating and that we will meet quorum.



Sign up to Attend the Meeting

https://signup.com/go/zfUwjkz

 

Zoom Meeting Information

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us04web.zoom.us/j/79705806869?pwd=akFMYVhPLzcyUXgrb3RNYW9YNlhCQT09

Meeting ID: 797 0580 6869

Password: Bethany




If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me.

 

Wishing you all the best,

 

Alana McMorrow

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Bookfair!

2/27/2020 9:21 am

If you would like to volunteer at our up-coming book fair, please sign up here:  https://signup.com/go/pPmzpgc

 

We will need help with set-up Thursday, February 27th, help throughout the book fair Friday, February 28th until Friday, March 6th, and take-down Friday, March 6th

 

All volunteers must have already completed a volunteer application.

 

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2020-2021 Executive Board Nominations

2/26/2020 10:29 pm

The Nominating Committee is recommending the following people for the 2020-2021 Executive Board:
 
President - Anna Hulse
 
1st VP, Aide to the President - Brittany Walker
 
2nd VP, Programs - Orit Gerstner
 
3rd VP, Membership - Katherine Hoak
 
4th VP, Ways & Means - Emmie McGrew
 
5th VP, Volunteers - Open
 
Secretary - Erin Rydberg
 
Treasurer - Open
 
 
These positions will be voted on at the General Assembly PTA meeting on Thursday, March 5th at 5:30pm. ALL PTA MEMBERS are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting to approve these individuals who have been nominated or nominate another person from the floor for a vote.
 
Remaining Board Positions (not up for a vote, but will be placed by newly elected Board):
 
Parliamentarian 
 
Communications
 
Multicultural/Diversity
 
Council Delegate
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Join our PTA

2/16/2020 6:26 pm

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Silent Auction

2/16/2020 6:25 pm

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Chick-fil-A Spirit Night

2/16/2020 6:23 pm

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Upcoming Events

 
 

 


 

For questions contact:

Our PTA President at president@bethanypta.org