Family Fun

Art Auction
Art Auction

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The Art Auction is a great opportunity to showcase all the awesome projects Art Docents have been working on this year.
Carnival
Carnival

Chair:
(none)
When:
June

Everyone loves a Carnival. This requires a lot of help by many hands so the more the merrier! Assist with setting up, running a booth or cleaning up.
Family Fun Nights
Family Fun Nights

Chair:
(none)

Come and enjoy a family-friendly movie with your students in the Auditorium

Doors open at 6:45p
Movie starts at 7:00p

Movie is FREE, adults attend with children.
Limited concessions will be available for purchase.
Movie Nights
Movie Nights

Chair:
(none)

There will be several Family Movie nights through the school year.

Doors open at 6:45p
Movie starts at 7:00p

Movie is FREE, adults attend with children.
Limited Concessions will be available for purchase.

Fundraising

Book Fair
Book Fair

Chair:
When:
Dec 3-6th

PTO volunteers coordinate with Scholastic Books to host a book fair during conferences.
Program Chair organizes volunteers to help set-up, sell, and take down materials during the sale.
Free Money
Free Money

Chair:
Laura Blankinship

TES can earn FREE money through all of the following programs:

Amazon Smiles: Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of eligible smile.amazon.com purchases to charities selected by customers. When you shop on Amazon please select Tahoma Elementary School PTO as your charity.

Fred Meyer Community Rewards: Link your Fred Meyer rewards card to our school and Fred Meyer will donate to us every time you shop.

Box Tops are worth 10 cents for your child's school, and those cents add up to hundreds of dollars!! Cut those little squares out (on the line please!) and send them to school.
Fundraisers, Fall and Spring
Fundraisers, Fall and Spring

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Our two big fundraisers in Fall and Spring. Fall will be an "Opt Out Campaign" and the Spring fundraiser will be our ever popular Basket Raffle!
Spirit Wear
Spirit Wear

Chair:
(none)
When:
Sept 15-22

We sell high quality t-shirts and sweatshirts with our school colors and logo. Parents can purchase these items at the beginning of the year.

Enrichment

Reading Program
Art Docent
Art Docent

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Help in your child's classroom to present a special art project every month. We provide the training, support, supplies, and educational materials to use in class.
Missoula Children's Theater
Missoula Children's Theater

Chair:
(none)
When:
December 11-15 & March 26-30

Students will have an opportunity to enjoy a week long residency program with professionals from the Missoula Children’s Theater. The theater group will be in Maple Valley working with Tahoma Elementary Students students on two productions this school year - "Peter & Wendy" in December and "King Arthur's Quest" In March.

Contact: Jennifer Harmer, missoula@tahomacubs.org
Science Fair
Science Fair

Chair:
Laniece Fenton
When:
Spring

The Tahoma Cubs PTO Science Fair is held each year in the spring, and all students are invited to participate by entering a science project.
Science Program Support
Science Program Support

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Other

Cashier
Cashier

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Facebook
Facebook

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Lost and Found
Lost and Found

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If your child is missing anything, they can check the Lost and Found near the Cafeteria. The racks are checked regularly for items with names, and these items are placed in teachers boxes. At the end of each month unclaimed items will be donated to Eastside Baby Corner.

Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Chair:
(none)
Website
Website

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The TES PTO maintains its own website, providing information regarding events and happenings at our school.
Yearbook
Yearbook

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Love to take pictures? Snap photos of our big school events for inclusion in the yearbook.

We also can use all volunteer pictures you have taken that you'd be willing to share and possibly get into the yearbook. Please send your pictures, AND give a description of what the photo is from and the name(s) of who is pictured. Thank you for your participation! We really appreciate your help.

At School Activities

Popcorn
Popcorn

Chair:
(none)

On Popcorn days students are offered the chance to purchase popcorn during a designated recess. Bags will be 50 cents.
We also host popcorn at special PTO events like Movie Nights!
Cub Tracks Mileage Club
Cub Tracks Mileage Club

Chair:
When:
Every Tuesday

This free program sponsored by the Tahoma Elementary PTO, is designed to get students motivated about health by encouraging them to move their bodies in any way around the outdoor track.

This program will take place on Tuesdays beginning September 26th and continue through May. The path will be open during lunch recess (weather permitting).

WANT TO HELP?
We need volunteers to make this program work! If setting up the path, cheering on cubs, marking lap progress, and tearing down of the path is something you would be able to help with please contact the Cub Tracks chair Rendy Reynolds at running@tahomacubs.org. Please remember that all Tahoma volunteers must be cleared through the district

School Pictures
School Pictures

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When:
October

School pictures will taken on October 4th. Volunteers help the day of school pictures to make this a fun and organized day!
Watch Dogs
Watch Dogs

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WatchDOGS (Dads Of Great Students) is an innovative father/grandfather involvement, educational initiative of the National Center For Fathering. There are two primary goals of the WatchDOGS program.

1) To provide positive male role models for the students, demonstrating by their presence that education is important.
2) To provide extra sets of eyes and ears to enhance school security and reduce bullying.

Services

Membership
Membership

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This committee handles the PTO membership drive at the beginning of the year. We are striving for 100% membership!