Valley Ranch Elementary PTO: Latest News

Year book party
Yearbook Signing Party!
Published: Tue, May 17, 2016, 12:51AM CDT

Yearbook Signing Party!

Tuesday, May 17th 2016

2:30pm

Attention VRE Stars! Bring your 2015-2016 VRE Yearbook to school Tomorrow and enjoy looking at and signing the yearbook with your friends and teachers!

Don’t have a yearbook? Don’t fret! You can still purchase one by:

1. Credit Card at https://vrepto.revtrak.net

OR

2. Cash or check in the VRE office

School supplies
Prepackaged School Supply Order Information 2016-17
Published: Tue, May 17, 2016, 12:50AM CDT

Valley Ranch Elementary School
Prepackaged School Supply Order Information 2016-17

TO ORDER SCHOOL SUPPLIES ONLINE:

~ The benefits of participation ~

· Students will be prepared with the exact supplies on their teachers’ lists

· No over buying, no waste ~ your package will contain precisely what your child needs

· ONLINE ORDERING ~ Safe, secure and easy

· Pay by credit card online ~ All major credit cards accepted

· Avoid the back to school crowds, hassle free shopping, order today!

TO ORDER SUPPLIES ONLINE:

. Visit here

· Click on Webstore

· Price of kit is $48 until June 6th, thereafter it increases to $50 (while supplies last).

ONLINE ORDER INCENTIVE:

· School supply kits will be delivered directly to your child’s classroom and will be waiting for them on the first day of school

Red black
Nominate a Teacher/Staff member at Valley Ranch Elementary today!!!
Published: Tue, May 17, 2016, 12:50AM CDT

Red & Black Super Star is a program started by the Coppell Education Foundation to recognize elementary and middle school students and CISD employees.

Elementary school parents and students can submit nominations at the end of each 9-week grading period for any CISD staff member on their elementary school campus they feel deserves recognition. This could be for going above and beyond for a student or co-worker, ability to inspire, dedication to their profession and/or commitment to mentoring students or colleagues.

At the end of each grading period, at every elementary school, one to two CISD employees will be selected from all the nominations to receive a Red & Black Super Star award. Please visit to submit your nomination by the May 18th deadline.

School supplies
ARE YOU GOING INTO MIDDLE SCHOOL NEXT YEAR?
Published: Tue, May 17, 2016, 12:50AM CDT

If so, did you know that you can order your school supplies for the upcoming year beginning May 15th and get a discount for ordering early?

The CMSE PTO is selling pre-packaged school supply kits for the 2016-2017 schoolyear.

The kits are only available for purchase online and will be sold through 11:59PM on July 31, 2016. You will not be able to purchase a kit either online or in person after that date. Order early and save! Place your order before midnight June 30 to get a discount.

To order your kit, please go to the CMSE Webstore. Payment must be made with MasterCard or Visa debit or credit card.

The kits will be distributed during schedule pick-up in August. Just stop by our table and we’ll give you your kit. Other items available for purchase at schedule pick-up include metal locker shelves.

If you wish to purchase school supplies on your own, the list of needed supplies will be posted on the CMSE website.
Field day 2013 2
Field Day is this Friday!
Published: Tue, May 17, 2016, 12:50AM CDT

Field Day is this Friday!

Please send your children to school with the following:

-wearing a swimsuit

-sunscreen

-beach towel

-Set of dry clothes

To help the PTO make this day a success, please consider volunteering. Lunch will be provided to volunteers who work a shift!

Go here to sign up for a shift today!

Join the pto
Please join us !!!
Published: Tue, May 10, 2016, 05:42PM CDT

Please join us for our last

PTO MEETING

Of the year

Tuesday May 10, 2016

7:00 p.m.

The VRE Library

This is a very important meeting, we need to vote on a new board, how to spend Apex Fun Run Funds and Principal Froese from Middle School West will be in attendance. We need you there!

School supplies
ARE YOU GOING INTO MIDDLE SCHOOL NEXT YEAR?
Published: Tue, May 10, 2016, 05:42PM CDT

ARE YOU GOING INTO MIDDLE SCHOOL NEXT YEAR?

If so, did you know that you can order your school supplies for the upcoming year beginning May 15th and get a discount for ordering early?

The CMSE PTO is selling pre-packaged school supply kits for the 2016-2017 school year.

The kits are only available for purchase online and will be sold through 11:59PM on July 31, 2016. You will not be able to purchase a kit either online or in person after that date. Order early and save! Place your order before midnight June 30 to get a discount.

To order your kit, please go to the CMSE Webstore. Payment must be made with MasterCard or Visa debit or credit card.
The kits will be distributed during schedule pick-up in August. Just stop by our table and we’ll give you your kit. Other items available for purchase at schedule pick-up include metal locker shelves.

If you wish to purchase school supplies on your own, the list of needed supplies will be posted on the CMSE website.

Year book party
YEARBOOKS ARE HERE!
Published: Tue, May 10, 2016, 05:42PM CDT
YEARBOOKS ARE HERE!

Didn’t order one? Don’t worry you can still purchase a copy for $30.00.

Go ’here":https://vrepto.revtrak.net and to order online

OR

Send a check or cash in an envelope marked with your child’s first and last name, teacher’s name and grade.

Don’t miss out! Order yours today!

Schoolwide Yearbook Party scheduled for Thursday, May 19th, 2016.

Limited quantities available!

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VRE PTO POSITIONS 2016-2017
Published: Tue, May 10, 2016, 05:42PM CDT

Are you interested in volunteering for the PTO?

There are a few open positions this year, as we have some members retiring from Valley Ranch and some moving on to other interests. The Valley Ranch PTO Board is active, FUN and involved in supporting the school, its teachers, and our Star Students. There are so many wonderful things the PTO is able to do for the school because of the participation of our parents like YOU. Please consider filling one of the following VRE PTO Board or Coordinator vacancies. It is fun and rewarding to serve this community’s BEST elementary school. Go Valley Ranch Stars!

The following is a list of all current positions. If it is highlighted in yellow, that means the position is not filled yet. There is a brief description of the vacancies also highlighted in yellow. Please don’t let the fact that a position is filled deter you. If you have an interest, let us know, every position could use extra help!

PLEASE CONTACT MONICA KIRCHMER at mekirchmer@gmail.com if you are interested in joining the VRE PTO Family or want more information about a position!

BOARD POSITIONS

President – Monica Kirchmer

Vice President – Cynthia Page

Secretary-

Duties: Record and distribute minutes of meetings; takes attendance; notifies members of meetings and other events; confirms quorum is/is not present, maintains an accurate list of current PTO board members and their contact information.

Treasurer- Michael Chen

Assistant Treasurer – ?

COORDINATOR POSITIONS

APEX Fun Run Coordinator – Gio Angulo

Write a Check Coordinator- ?

Duties: Responsible for chairing the fundraising activities associated with the district wide fundraiser WRITE-A-CHECK. Must market the fundraiser on the marquee, with signs and fliers. Develop creative way to excite the learners. Collect, count and submit to treasurer all moneys that come in. Duties a limited to the month of Residency Verification Day and the month of October.

Technology Coordinator- Cam Duong

Spirit Gear/Wear Coordinator- ?

Duties: Responsible for designing, ordering, and selling school t-shirts. T-shirts will only be sold at Residency verification in August and during the first few weeks of school in the fall. Coordinates volunteers for spirit wear sales during the first few weeks of school.

Hospitality Coordinator- Cynthia Page & Karuna Vashisht Deb

Membership Coordinator- Alakananda Mitra

Membership Directory Coordinator-?

Duties: Responsible for gathering directory information for the creation (including printing and binding) and distribution of school directory electronically. Time at school limited to distribution and collection of order forms and disclosure forms.<//b>

Publicity Coordinator- Anand Krishnan

Yearbook Coordinator – Mihaela Ungureau

Yearbook Layout and Design Help:

Duties- Responsible for the layout and design of the yearbook. Organize and host art contest in October for the 5th grade to determine the cover design. Determine candid picture placement.

Yearbook Photographer:

Duties- Take photos at school events to be used in the yearbook. Upload pictures to yearbook design software.

Yearbook Sales:

Duties- Responsible for marketing and selling the yearbook during Residency Verification and early spring. Send out flyers, post yearbook sales posters and track sales. Software and systems in place that make this a super easy job. plus, you get to deliver the yearbooks!

Fundraising Coordinators (2)

Community Partners- Mya Andersen Box Tops- Nupur Srivastava

School Supplies Coordinators (2)

-Bhawna Mundhara -Rama Srinath

Room Parent Coordinator- Ritu Sethi

Specials Room Parent Coordinator- Avani Karia

Field Day Coordinator- Gio Angulo

Community Night Coordinator- Maria and Mohammed Qazzafi

Marquee Sign Coordinator- ?

Duties: Make sure the VRE marquee sign is kept up to date with all the latest PTO information and news. This information will come to you from the PTO President.

SHAC (Student Healthy Advisory Committee) Coordinator (2)- ?

SHAC duties: Represent Valley Ranch in CISD’s SHAC, as well as support VRE’s PE teacher and Cafeteria Manager in student health initiatives.

Newsletter- Maria Qazzafi

Library Coordinator- Shveta Varshney

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Annual CISD PTO Dads’ club
Published: Tue, May 10, 2016, 05:42PM CDT
Annual CISD PTO Dads’ Clubs Golf Challenge
  • Saturday, May 14th, 2016 at 7:00 AM *
Go here for more information
Year book party
YEARBOOKS ARE HERE!
Published: Wed, May 4, 2016, 09:31AM CDT

Didn’t order one? Don’t worry you can still purchase a copy for $30.00.

Go here and to order online

OR

Send a check or cash in an envelope marked with your child’s first and last name, teacher’s name and grade.

Don’t miss out! Order yours today!

Schoolwide Yearbook Party scheduled for Thursday, May 19th, 2016.

Limited quantities available!

Join the pto
Join our last PTO MEETING!!!
Published: Wed, May 4, 2016, 09:31AM CDT

Please join us for our last

PTO MEETING

Of the year

Tuesday May 10, 2016

7:00 p.m.

The VRE Library

This is a very important meeting, we need to vote on a new board, how to spend Apex Fun Run Funds and Principal Froese from Middle School West will be in attendance. We need you there!

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VRE PTO POSITIONS 2016-2017
Published: Wed, May 4, 2016, 09:31AM CDT

Are you interested in volunteering for the PTO?

There are a few open positions this year, as we have some members retiring from Valley Ranch and some moving on to other interests. The Valley Ranch PTO Board is active, FUN and involved in supporting the school, its teachers, and our Star Students. There are so many wonderful things the PTO is able to do for the school because of the participation of our parents like YOU. Please consider filling one of the following VRE PTO Board or Coordinator vacancies. It is fun and rewarding to serve this community’s BEST elementary school. Go Valley Ranch Stars!

The following is a list of all current positions. If it is highlighted in yellow, that means the position is not filled yet. There is a brief description of the vacancies also highlighted in yellow. Please don’t let the fact that a position is filled deter you. If you have an interest, let us know, every position could use extra help!

PLEASE CONTACT MONICA KIRCHMER at mekirchmer@gmail.com if you are interested in joining the VRE PTO Family or want more information about a position!

BOARD POSITIONS

President – Monica Kirchmer

Vice President – Cynthia Page

Secretary- ?

Duties: Record and distribute minutes of meetings; takes attendance; notifies members of meetings and other events; confirms quorum is/is not present, maintains an accurate list of current PTO board members and their contact information.

Treasurer- Michael Chen

Assistant Treasurer – ?

COORDINATOR POSITIONS

APEX Fun Run Coordinator – Gio Angulo

Write a Check Coordinator- ?

Duties: Responsible for chairing the fundraising activities associated with the district wide fundraiser WRITE-A-CHECK. Must market the fundraiser on the marquee, with signs and fliers. Develop creative way to excite the learners. Collect, count and submit to treasurer all moneys that come in. Duties a limited to the month of Residency Verification Day and the month of October.

Technology Coordinator- Cam Duong

Spirit Gear/Wear Coordinator- ?

Duties: Responsible for designing, ordering, and selling school t-shirts. T-shirts will only be sold at Residency verification in August and during the first few weeks of school in the fall. Coordinates volunteers for spirit wear sales during the first few weeks of school.

Hospitality Coordinator- Cynthia Page

Membership Coordinator- Alakananda Mitra

Membership Directory Coordinator-?

Duties: Responsible for gathering directory information for the creation (including printing and binding) and distribution of school directory electronically. Time at school limited to distribution and collection of order forms and disclosure forms.

Publicity Coordinator- Anand Krishnan

Yearbook Coordinator – Mihaela Ungureau

Yearbook Layout and Design Help

Duties- Responsible for the layout and design of the yearbook. Organize and host art contest in October for the 5th grade to determine the cover design. Determine candid picture placement.

Yearbook Photographer –

Duties- Take photos at school events to be used in the yearbook. Upload pictures to yearbook design software.

Yearbook Sales-

Duties- Responsible for marketing and selling the yearbook during Residency Verification and early spring. Send out flyers, post yearbook sales posters and track sales. Software and systems in place that make this a super easy job. Plus, you get to deliver the yearbooks!

Fundraising Coordinators (2)

Community Partners Mya Andersen Box Tops Nupur Srivastava

School Supplies Coordinators (2)

-Bhawna Mundhara -Rama Srinath

Room Parent Coordinator- Ritu Sethi

Specials Room Parent Coordinator- Avani Karia

Field Day Coordinator- Gio Angulo

Community Night Coordinator- Maria and Mohammed Qazzafi

Marquee Sign Coordinator- ?

Duties: Make sure the VRE marquee sign is kept up to date with all the latest PTO information and news. This information will come to you from the PTO President.

SHAC (Student Healthy Advisory Committee) Coordinator (2)- ?

SHAC duties: Represent Valley Ranch in CISD’s SHAC, as well as support VRE’s PE teacher and Cafeteria Manager in student health initiatives.

Newsletter- Maria Qazzafi

Library Coordinator- Shveta Varshney

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EDUCATE YOURSELF on the UPCOMING BOND ELECTION!
Published: Wed, May 4, 2016, 09:31AM CDT

EDUCATE YOURSELF on the UPCOMING BOND ELECTION!

It effects our school and our children!

Bond Referendum Early Voting

April 25th—May 3rd

Visit www.coppellisdbonds.com

for bond overview, FAQ’s, pro-

jects by facility, tax impact, voting information

Join the pto
CMSW PTO Positions!!
Published: Wed, May 4, 2016, 09:31AM CDT

Middle school is no different than elementary school—except there are more students that need parental involvement! If you have an incoming sixth grader—we are the perfect way to get plugged into the school and get better connected to the staff and administration at CMSW. The current board is made up of working/stay-at-home parents, people serving on several boards, parents with kids at 1, 2, and even all three levels of schools at CISD! Overall, they are individuals who have a heart for making sure all our kids and staff have the best resources and programs available to them. CMSW PTO is still in need of the following positions to be filled. Please contact Sneha Patel (sneharpatel@hotmail.com) for more information about the commitment or to express interest in a nomination. No experience necessary—training will be provided! Find a friend and work the position together! We have several 8thgrade parents who are moving on and are in need of some new passionate people!

*Cookie Dough Fundraising Chair/Co-Chair; *Health and Welfare Co-Chair; *Hospitality Chair/Co-Chair; *Library Volunteer Coordinator; *Spirit Wear Chair/Co-Chair; *Student Activities (Dances) Chair/Co-Chair; and *Write-A-Check Chair/Co-Chair

Parent
MIDDLE SCHOOL WEST SIXTH GRADE PARENT MIXER
Published: Wed, May 4, 2016, 09:31AM CDT

The current CMSW PTO is hosting a parent mixer at Dodie’s outside patio in Coppell on May 26th from 6:00pm-8:00pm. This event is come and go and designed to allow incoming sixth grade parents to talk with current parents about life at CMSW. This is an excellent opportunity to tap into the knowledge and experience of soon-to-be West parents. It is also a great way to meet new parents and navigate carpool, Athletics, schedules, and any fears your learners may have expressed.

Yearbooksales
YEARBOOKS ARE COMING!
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

Attention VRE Stars! Yearbooks will be delivered to 4th Grade through Pre- K this Friday 4/29/2016. Haven’t ordered yours yet? There is still time to purchase your copy for $30.00.

Go here and to order online

OR

Send a check or cash in an envelope marked with your child’s first and last name, teacher’s name and grade.

Don’t miss out! Order yours today!

Schoolwide Yearbook Party scheduled for Thursday, May 19th, 2016.

Limited quantities available!

Apexfunrun full color logo
Apex Fun Run such a huge success!
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

Dear Parents,

Thank you so much for making this year’s Apex Fun Run such a huge success! We couldn’t have done it without you! Thank you also for our tireless star learners for running so fast! You all make this school Great!

Thanks so much for helping us reach our goal!

- Valley Ranch PTO

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VRE PTO POSITIONS 2016-2017
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

Are you interested in volunteering for the PTO?

There are a few open positions this year, as we have some members retiring from Valley Ranch and some moving on to other interests. The Valley Ranch PTO Board is active, FUN and involved in supporting the school, its teachers, and our Star Students. There are so many wonderful things the PTO is able to do for the school because of the participation of our parents like YOU. Please consider filling one of the following VRE PTO Board or Coordinator vacancies. It is fun and rewarding to serve this community’s BEST elementary school. Go Valley Ranch Stars!

The following is a list of all current positions. If it is highlighted in yellow, that means the position is not filled yet. There is a brief description of the vacancies also highlighted in yellow. Please don’t let the fact that a position is filled deter you. If you have an interest, let us know, every position could use extra help!

PLEASE CONTACT MONICA KIRCHMER at mekirchmer@gmail.com if you are interested in joining the VRE PTO Family or want more information about a position!

BOARD POSITIONS

President – Monica Kirchmer

Vice President – Cynthia Page

Secretary- ?

Duties: Record and distribute minutes of meetings; takes attendance; notifies members of meetings and other events; confirms quorum is/is not present, maintains an accurate list of current PTO board members and their contact information.

Treasurer- Michael Chen

Assistant Treasurer – ?

COORDINATOR POSITIONS

APEX Fun Run Coordinator – Gio Angulo

Write a Check Coordinator- ?

Duties: Responsible for chairing the fundraising activities associated with the district wide fundraiser WRITE-A-CHECK. Must market the fundraiser on the marquee, with signs and fliers. Develop creative way to excite the learners. Collect, count and submit to treasurer all moneys that come in. Duties a limited to the month of Residency Verification Day and the month of October.

Technology Coordinator- Cam Duong

Spirit Gear/Wear Coordinator- ?

Duties: Responsible for designing, ordering, and selling school t-shirts. T-shirts will only be sold at Residency verification in August and during the first few weeks of school in the fall. Coordinates volunteers for spirit wear sales during the first few weeks of school.

Hospitality Coordinator- Cynthia Page

Membership Coordinator- Alakananda Mitra

Membership Directory Coordinator-?

Duties: Responsible for gathering directory information for the creation (including printing and binding) and distribution of school directory electronically. Time at school limited to distribution and collection of order forms and disclosure forms.

Publicity Coordinator- Anand Krishnan

Yearbook Coordinator – Mihaela Ungureau

Yearbook Layout and Design Help

Duties- Responsible for the layout and design of the yearbook. Organize and host art contest in October for the 5th grade to determine the cover design. Determine candid picture placement.

Yearbook Photographer –

Duties- Take photos at school events to be used in the yearbook. Upload pictures to yearbook design software.

Yearbook Sales-

Duties- Responsible for marketing and selling the yearbook during Residency Verification and early spring. Send out flyers, post yearbook sales posters and track sales. Software and systems in place that make this a super easy job. Plus, you get to deliver the yearbooks!

Fundraising Coordinators (2)

Community Partners Mya Andersen Box Tops Nupur Srivastava

School Supplies Coordinators (2)

-Bhawna Mundhara -Rama Srinath

Room Parent Coordinator- Ritu Sethi

Specials Room Parent Coordinator- Avani Karia

Field Day Coordinator- Gio Angulo

Community Night Coordinator- Maria and Mohammed Qazzafi

Marquee Sign Coordinator- ?

Duties: Make sure the VRE marquee sign is kept up to date with all the latest PTO information and news. This information will come to you from the PTO President.

SHAC (Student Healthy Advisory Committee) Coordinator (2)- ?

SHAC duties: Represent Valley Ranch in CISD’s SHAC, as well as support VRE’s PE teacher and Cafeteria Manager in student health initiatives.

Newsletter- Maria Qazzafi

Library Coordinator- Shveta Varshney

Cisd 2016 rfrndm fnl
EDUCATE YOURSELF on the UPCOMING BOND ELECTION!
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

EDUCATE YOURSELF on the UPCOMING BOND ELECTION!

It effects our school and our children!

Bond Referendum Early Voting

April 25th—May 3rd

Visit www.coppellisdbonds.com

for bond overview, FAQ’s, pro-

jects by facility, tax impact, voting information

Join the pto
Join our last PTO MEETING!!!
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

Please join us for

Our last PTO MEETING

Of the year

Tuesday May 10, 2016

7:00 p.m.

The VRE Library

This is a very important meeting, we need to vote on a new board, how to spend Apex Fun Run Funds and Principal Froese from Middle School West will be in attendance. We need you there!

Fb pto board openings
CMSW PTO Positions!!
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

Middle school is no different than elementary school—except there are more students that need parental involvement! If you have an incoming sixth grader—we are the perfect way to get plugged into the school and get better connected to the staff and administration at CMSW. The current board is made up of working/stay-at-home parents, people serving on several boards, parents with kids at 1, 2, and even all three levels of schools at CISD! Overall, they are individuals who have a heart for making sure all our kids and staff have the best resources and programs available to them. CMSW PTO is still in need of the following positions to be filled. Please contact Sneha Patel (sneharpatel@hotmail.com) for more information about the commitment or to express interest in a nomination. No experience necessary—training will be provided! Find a friend and work the position together! We have several 8thgrade parents who are moving on and are in need of some new passionate people!

*Cookie Dough Fundraising Chair/Co-Chair; *Health and Welfare Co-Chair; *Hospitality Chair/Co-Chair; *Library Volunteer Coordinator; *Spirit Wear Chair/Co-Chair; *Student Activities (Dances) Chair/Co-Chair; and *Write-A-Check Chair/Co-Chair

Spirit day
Upcoming SPIRIT DAYS!!!
Published: Tue, Apr 26, 2016, 07:12AM CDT

Upcoming SPIRIT DAYS!!!

Show your school spirit and creative side by participating in these events.

April 28th: Opposite Day

May 27th: Tie Dye Day (dress in your best tie dye clothing)

Apexfunrun full color logo
Apex Fun Run such a huge success!
Published: Tue, Apr 19, 2016, 08:37AM CDT

Dear Parents,

Thank you so much for making this year’s Apex Fun Run such a huge success! The students had a wonderful time with the Apex team and the Fun Run was a blast. Now it’s time to collect all pledges that are due NOW.

Each student was given a Collections Envelope and Letter to take home after the Fun Run to collect checks from sponsors. Sponsors were also sent an email with a link to pay online. Our goal is to collect 100% of the funds pledged! Please help by contacting all sponsors to collect their checks or confirm that they have paid online. As a reminder, each class that collects all of their pledges will be receiving a special class prize!

You can also pay online by logging in with your student’s access code to the My Pledges tab at www.apexfunrun.com. If you need your student’s access code or didn’t receive an Apex email, please email info@apexfunrun.com and they will respond quickly.

Thanks so much for helping us reach our goal of 100% collected!
- Valley Ranch PTO

Year book party
5th Grade Yearbook Reveal PARTY ............
Published: Tue, Apr 19, 2016, 08:37AM CDT

Exciting news! The 2015-2016 VRE Yearbook is here and 5th Grade gets to see it first!

When: Thursday, April 21, 2016

2:10-2:50 pm

Where: In class

Why: Because 5th grade rocks!

If you have not bought your copy yet, there is still time.

-Send $30.00 cash or check to your child’s teacher along with your child’s full name and teacher name

OR

-Purchase online at vrepto.revtrak.net

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THE VRE PTO NEEDS YOU!
Published: Tue, Apr 19, 2016, 08:37AM CDT

2016-2017 PTO BOARD

THE VRE PTO NEEDS YOU!

If you are interested in getting more involved in your child’s education and meeting and working with some great people, volunteer with the PTO.

The new PTO Board is being put together for the 2016/2017 school year. Whether you like hospitality, planning parties, decorating, volunteering in the library, or working with spreadsheets, we have a place for you. Proposed PTO Board Positions for 2016-2017 include:

President

Vice President

Secretary

Treasurer

Assistant Treasurer

Technology Coordinator

SHAC Coordinator

Hospitality Coordinator

Membership Coordinator

Membership Directory Coordinator

Publicity Coordinator

Yearbook Coordinator

Fundraising Coordinator (2)

-Community Partners -Box Tops

School Supplies Coordinator (2)

Room Parent Coordinator

Specials Room Parent Coordinator

Field Day Coordinator

Newsletter Coordinator

Community Night Coordinator

Write a Check Coordinator

Spirit Wear Coordinator

Library Coordinator

Marquee Sign Coordinator

Open positions are highlighted! Contact Monica Kirchmer at mekirchmer@gmail.com to volunteer.

Salad
Salad Bar Volunteers Needed Every Tuesday!
Published: Tue, Apr 19, 2016, 08:37AM CDT

Come help the Kinder, First and Second graders use the salad bar every Tuesday. Come early or stay late and have lunch with your student! It is easy and fun!

Sign up here

Spirit day
Upcoming SPIRIT DAYS!!!
Published: Tue, Apr 19, 2016, 08:37AM CDT

Show your school spirit and creative side by participating in these events.

April 28th: Opposite Day

May 27th: Tie Dye Day (dress in your best tie dye clothing)

Red black
Way to go Red and Black Super Stars!!!
Published: Wed, Apr 13, 2016, 07:02PM CDT

Congratulations to all third nine weeks Coppell Education Foundation Super Star winners. All of these students and teachers have been awarded for going above and beyond for another student or co-worker and truly deserve this recognition. Way to go Red and Black Super Stars!!!

Type Nominating Campus nominated Grade Nominator Name

Student VRE Mia Magnacca 1 Ms. Schaum
Student VRE Rachel Thekkinkupil 3 Ms. Murphy
Student VRE Pariza Khan 4 Mrs. Henderson
Student VRE Caleb Gonzalez 5 Ms.Chapman & Ms.Rindels
Student VRE Ahilan Varadarajan K Mrs. Thompson
Student VRE Quinn Olsen K Ms. Coggins

Teacher/Staff VRE Roanne Thompson 2nd Grade Team
Teacher/Staff VRE Roanne Thompson Brittany Martinez
Teacher/Staff VRE Roanne Thompson Brittany Martinez
Teacher/Staff VRE Roanne Thompson SUJATHA MANI
Teacher/Staff VRE Whitney Gibbs Roopa Mendez
Teacher/Staff VRE Whitney Gibbs 2nd Grade Teachers
Teacher/Staff VRE Whitney Gibbs Megan Schaum

Apexfunrun full color logo
Apex Fun Run such a huge success!
Published: Wed, Apr 13, 2016, 07:02PM CDT

Dear Parents,

Thank you so much for making this year’s Apex Fun Run such a huge success! The students had a wonderful time with the Apex team and the Fun Run was a blast. Now it’s time to collect all pledges that are due NOW.

Each student was given a Collections Envelope and Letter to take home after the Fun Run to collect checks from sponsors. Sponsors were also sent an email with a link to pay online. Our goal is to collect 100% of the funds pledged! Please help by contacting all sponsors to collect their checks or confirm that they have paid online. As a reminder, each class that collects all of their pledges will be receiving a special class prize!

You can also pay online by logging in with your student’s access code to the My Pledges tab at www.apexfunrun.com. If you need your student’s access code or didn’t receive an Apex email, please email info@apexfunrun.com and they will respond quickly.

Thanks so much for helping us reach our goal of 100% collected!
- Valley Ranch PTO