PTA

Welcome to the Farmington River Elementary PTA Web Site!
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This is where we plan to post all PTA related documents, updates and relevant links. We’ll try our best to keep it as updated as possible, If you can’t find what you are looking for, feel free to contact us

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2019-2020 Officers
President: Aimee Magovern
Vice President: Dana Pustinger
Secretary: Linda Curtiss
Treasurer: Jennifer Catolane 

Please help us reach our goal of 50 members by completing this membership form and submitting it with your $5 dues. See more information here

Upcoming Events

2020 Cash Calendar Raffle
Drawing have begun and will continue through April 20th.
Each morning a raffle ticket will be picked by a student at the school. The winner will be announced during morning announcements and contacted by phone.  Winners will also be posted on our Facebook page.

Cash Calendar Sales were EXCEPTIONAL (the most ever)!!!!!!!! Gross Sales: $18,800
Highest Seller: Connor & Jenna Lewis – $2,330
Second Highest: Cole & Shea Kennedy – $2,250
Third Highest: Dakotah Soules – $1,250

Students Selling at least 40 calendars:
Jackson Arnold * Emily Hall * Hunter Jones * Ethan Lemon * Olivia Lemon * Bradley Pustinger

Classroom with Highest Average Sales per Student – 6th Grade! $6,650 sales with an average of $512 per student.

Staff Members with Highest Sales: Mrs Martin $680 * Mrs. Hamill $600 * Mrs. Maxton $460

68 Students & Teachers sold 5 or more and have earned a free Field Day T-shirt!

The revenue raised by the Cash Calendar Fundraiser provides the PTA with the opportunity to continue to support Technology Enhancements, Enrichment Programs, Otis Ski Lesson Program, Screen Free Week Activities, Field Day, Staff Appreciation Week, Butternut Tubing and more. We are always looking for new ways to support the educational experience of our children at Farmington River School!

Heartfelt thanks to all of the local business and friends of Farmington River who Donated Cash Prizes to the 2020 Calendar and to all families and community members who supported our efforts by purchasing calendars!

Ice cream social for will be held April 16th (tentatively) to thank all the students for their fundraising efforts.

March Madness 2020

Dine Out Fundraiser Event at the Grouse House (more information to come)
Wednesday April 15, 2020
PTA receives 10% of your food bill.
Please remember to mention to your server you are there to support the PTA!

Field Day
Wednesday June 3, 2020 (rain date Friday June 5, 2020) from 9-11:30 am
This day is a whole school event. We have designed the games to accommodate all the age groups.

PAST EVENTS

2019-2020 SNOW SPORTS PROGRAM AT OTIS RIDGE SKI AREA
Was held on Wednesday Evenings from January 8, 2020 thru February 12, 2020
Lessons were available for skiers age 6 and up, snowboarders age 8 and up.
Week 6 was an open ski night with no ski lessons and a PIZZA PARTY in the lodge.

3rd Annual Snow Tubing Trip at Ski Butternut
Held Sunday February 9, 2020 from 3pm – 5pm
This year we did not have tubing during school hours, instead we invited all family members (144 attended) for an afternoon of fun and fun it was.

Dine Out Fundraiser Event at the Knox
Tuesday January 14, 2020 from 5pm – 9pm
PTA receives 10% of bill for house meals only, no take out.
Please remember to mention to your server you are there to support the PTA!

Annual Holiday Shop
Held Thursday, December 12th & Friday, December 13th was a big success.  We had students from grade Pre-K-6 along with teacher and family members that purchased over $2,500 of hand-pick gifts for their family members, teachers, friends, and pets. Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers that help make this event a success.

Fall Fundraiser – Quarter Auction
Held Friday November 8th 5pm – 8pm
We brought in over $2,000 with this event.
All our school classrooms received over $200, half for the teacher to spend now and half to move along with the students for the 6th grade field trip. Thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers and to all of you that came out to enjoy this event.

PTA Monthly Meetings
All meetings take place the 1st Wednesday of the month in the school library at 3:15pm. Child care is provided; please send your child with a note.

For the 2019-2020 school year the dates are as follows:

September 4, 2019
October 2, 2019
November 6, 2019
December 4, 2019
January 15, 2020 (date changed for scheduling purposes)
February 5, 2020
March 4, 2020
April 1, 2020
May 6, 2020
June 3, 2020

Visit our Reward Programs tab to see ways to support the PTA every day.


2019 – 2020 Collection Dates:
October 18, 2019
December 20, 2019
February 14, 2020
June 5, 2020

Our past success! 
2019 – 2020 year-to-date      $410.20
2018 – 2019                          $632.70
2017 – 2018                          $737.70
2016 – 2017                          $687.40
2015 – 2016                          $1,174.10
Lifetime earnings:               $9,691.75

 
Our past success! 
2019 – 2020 year-to-date        $52.95
2018 – 2019                            $57.76


Our past success! 
2019 – 2020 year-to-date        $16.69