December Fundraiser

This December, the Maywood Hills PTA will have an online Butter Bread pastry fundraiser. The money will help fund food for Maywood families in need and provide funding to the teachers for special projects.  Learn more.

Why Join the PTA?

Learn more about why you should join the PTA and watch a video from the National PTA on our membership page.

Welcome back!

This year is going to be… different. We’re all learning as we go. The PTA is here to help get our kids, parents and teachers off to a great start.

Let’s make this a great year together, even if we can’t be together.

Promote Partnerships

The PTA promotes partnership between parents, guardians, staff, and students to benefit the school community.  And provides a welcoming atmosphere and provides volunteer opportunities for parents and staff.

Academic enrichment

The PTA creates and supports curriculum enhancements such as after-school programs, book room support, library volunteers, scholarships, art docents and many more.

A Sense of Community

The PTA sponsors events that foster a sense of community and family involvement. These include the ice cream social, first day of school welcome, family BBQ, book fair, Festival of Cultures and many more.

PTA Calendar

Click here to view the full calendar of important dates and upcoming events.

Membership

Let’s get everyone involved in PTA and show our school how much we support them. There’s power in numbers!! Adventure awaits…will you come along?

Facebook

Join us on Facebook to keep the conversation going.  See the latest posts from your fellow parents, staff and PTA members.

Latest Newsletter

Catch up on all the latest news and events in the “Tiger’s Pause” Newsletter from Maywood Hills PTA

2020-21 Reflections Recognition

Congratulations to all of the amazing participants in this year’s Reflections Culture and Art competition, hosted by the PTA. Name Entry Abby Lee Grade 1, Mrs. Adkinson State Qualifier Council Qualifier Owen Lorusso Grade 2, Mrs. Roper State Qualifier Council Qualifier Anna Lee Grade 4, Mrs. Valentino State Qualifier Council Qualifier Vincent Pearson Grade 5, Mr. Herman Council Qualifier Will Lorusso Grade 5, Mrs. Wesson State Qualifier Council Qualifier Zoe Shah Grade 5, Mrs. Wesson Council Qualifier

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Membership

New year, new opportunity to support your community and join the many families already part of the Maywood Hills PTA.   Memberships are $15  with discounts & scholarships available for all families.  Your participation in PTA helps increase school & family involvement and you get access to special discounts only available to PTA  members.    Signup here: https://www.maywoodhillspta.com/membership/.  For more information on scholarships, email Darin at membership@maywoodhillspta.com. 

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Maywood Hills Spirt Wear

Looking for your first piece of Tiger spirit wear, or your next?  We’ve got you covered – make sure and visit BSN Sportswear and 1st Place Spiritwear for loads of custom designs and apparel options to pick from.  Check the Maywood Hills PTA Facebook page for special promos and discounts, or email Darin at hansondarin@gmail.com.

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Library Volunteers Needed

The Maywood Hills Library is always looking for volunteers to hand out library books to kids in this ‘virtual learning world”! Volunteers are needed every Tuesday for 15 minutes.  There are 4 locations to help although the stop that needs the most help is Canyon Park Middle school from 12:00-12:15. Please signup below if you are able to help out!   https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d49abaf2da4ffc16-library2

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Nominating Committee

We are seeking 2 more volunteers to join the nominating committee. For information, please contact Rebecca Baunsgard booboo7_99@yahoo.com “The charge of the nominating committee is to recognize and recruit the most qualified people available for elected PTA positions as defined by the local PTA or council standing rules.” https://www.wastatepta.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/2020-2021-NomComm-Elections-Handbook.pdf

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President’s Message January 2021

Hello Maywood families,    As we head into the long winter month. I am reminded of some things that I struggle with. If you are like me. With the addition of online learning, our  family is around all of the time and the general feeling of going a bit stir crazy. It is important to remember that you are all doing so much!    With that in mind. Be sure to take a little “you time” throughout the day if…

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From the Library

Community Coding Panel Cancelled  The virtual Community Coding Panel scheduled for Wednesday December 9 has been cancelled due to lack of available programmers.  We’ll keep you posted if we schedule another one.   Book Fair THANKS!  Our online Scholastic Book Fair totalled $1,677.17 in sales.  25% of sales goes to your library for the purchase of books and equipment. THANK you for your support and Happy Reading!  Book Bus Library Book Delivery  The LAST Book Bus run of 2020 will be…

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La Posada

La Posada – In past years, La Posada would be celebrated by the Maywood Hills Natural Leaders and Hispanic Community. Typically, tamales and ponche navideño are enjoyed, and families will make piñatas, write letters to Santa and play games.  Enjoy the punch recipe and pictures from previous years when La Posada was celebrated with our school community!   https://www.mexicoinmykitchen.com/christmas-punch-recipe/ En años pasados, La Posada sería celebrada por los líderes naturales de Maywood Hills y la comunidad hispana. Por lo general, se…

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Financial Review Committee Volunteers Needed

It’s time for our mid-year financial review (yes, the year is flying by!). We need two more volunteers for the Financial Review Committee. As we are virtual this year, everything will be done electronically so if you would like to help out, we’d love for you to participate.   In a nutshell, the financial review ensures that everything ticks and ties between three things: 1) our bank records, 2) the financial reports, and, 3) the income coming in and the…

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President’s Message

December, 2020 The power of the PTA is our ongoing ability to adapt each year to meet the needs of our students and teachers. This year, and in response to our global pandemic, we have focused on our community knowing that students cannot learn without a stable home base that includes food, shelter, and equitable access to connectivity.   While our programs this year will continue to reflect our role in meeting student needs, I want to thank you all…

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