Hello Reed Parents!
2016-17 School Year! Welcome back to
returning families and a special greeting to the families new to Reed
Elementary. I am looking forward to a fun and productive year.
PTA brings together parents, teachers and staff of the Reed Union School
District to provide parent volunteerism and special programs that enrich the
lives of our children and school community.
are many ways you can support the PTA here at Reed:
**You can take care of Membership Dues, Birthday Books and Yearbooks online here: RUSD online payment center. It's easy... just a click away!**
- Become a Member! - The PTA relies
upon annual family membership dues to fund our many programs. At Reed, the PTA
supports field trips, assemblies, teacher training and appreciation, author
visits, guest speakers, lunchtime enrichment and much more.
- Birthday Books - this program is the primary source
of new books for the Reed library and a special way to recognize your child's
- Yearbooks – are a fun way to remember the year.
- Choicelunch Program – proceeds from every lunch you order supports
our PTA programs.
- Spiritwear – show school spirit with cool Reed gear.
- Volunteer! - Please come to the
Volunteer Coffee, Thursday September 1st from 8:30 to 9:30am in the
Reed MPR to learn more about the many
volunteer opportunities this year. You
can show your support through involvement in AM Carline, Hot Lunch, Library,
Book Fair, Teacher Appreciation and many more of our PTA sponsored events. Volunteer
job descriptions and related guidelines can be found here: REED VOLUNTEER HANDBOOK. Whatever level of
participation you choose, your time and involvement will be greatly
about PTA events throughout the year will be communicated in a number of ways -
your Reed News Flash, Room Parent Emails, Teacher Emails and the Reed Raccoon Message
(the Chalkboards and on Instagram @ReedElemPTA). You can also use these links
to check online:
Foundation for Reed Schools is a separate organization from the PTA. The
Foundation also raises money for our schools, supporting Art, PE, Music,
Technology Instruction, Classroom Aides, iPads, Apps, Laptops and more. Learn
more here: www.foundationforreedschools.com
you for your support of Reed School! Please contact me or another PTA committee member with any questions,
feedback or if you are interested in volunteering.
PTA Site Chair