Easy Ways to Save & Build A Better School Community

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ATA is partnering with Baker Elementary PTA to help us have an excellent school year!  Help your kids build confidence and stay in shape by checking out this awesome deal: 5 Classes with Uniform for $20…  

All proceeds benefit Baker Elementary PTA!

 

 

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Do you shop at Publix?  Are you a PTA member?  Don’t forget to hand the cashier the key tag you received with your membership cards!

Publix gives a small percentage of the purchase to Baker Elementary PTA and it doesn’t cost you a thing!

 

 

 

 

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Reflections Call for Entries

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Do you enjoy art, music and dance or have an interest in writing, producing films and taking photos? Then join us and have fun unleashing your inner artist with PTA Reflections! This year’s theme, “Heroes Around Me,” calls for your own unique interpretation through the arts.

You can print submission guidelines and an entry form here and enter your submissions on September 17th .  For questions on how to enter, please, contact Naomi Rohrbaugh at njr711@gmail.com.

For inspiration, visit the Reflections virtual art gallery and learn more about prizes and scholarships at PTA.org/Reflections.

First Week in Review

Baker Elementary PTA had a great first week back to school.  We enjoyed talking with families at Meet & Greet, treating Baker staff to a Tom+Chee luncheon, and learning how to collaborate at the Tom Mathis Council Presidents and Principals Breakfast.Meet  Greet.jpg

We are 294 members strong and growing everyday.  Some of our lucky members won gift certificates donated by: Chiro4Health and Escalade Rock Climbing Gym.

All of our members received coupons donated by:  Chik-fil-a, Cookie Cutters, Karate Atlanta, Kids Zone, Lake Point Station, Pigtails & Crew Cuts, Sparkles, Stars & Strikes, Stevi B’s, and Zoyo.

 

Don’t forget to check out our ongoing PTA discounts.

Thank you to everyone who signed up in July!  Your voice adds strength to the largest non-profit children’s advocacy group in the nation.  It’s never too late to join; download a form here.

Ready to take the next step in PTA?  Contact Debra at dlpbakerpta@gmail.com to see which opportunities will best match your talents.

Mark your calendars for our first PTA meeting of the year on August 16th @ 6:00 pm.

*PTA is currently seeking a Box Tops for Education chairperson.  This is a great task for someone who wants to volunteer from home.  🙂

Your membership matters!

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  • Be a Role Model and Get Connected. By becoming a PTA member, you will demonstrate the importance you place on education to your child.  PTA will help you stay up to date with what’s happening in school and in the education community.
  • Support Student Success.  PTA offers students a diverse set of programs to grow their interests and receive recognition. 

Baker Elementary PTA provides funding and volunteers for character and education programs such as: Reflections Art Contest, TERRIFIC Kids Character Program, Science Fair and more!

  • Discover Great Resources. PTA offers a variety of programs designed for the family and the community.  PTA can help you find the people, places, and times to explore your interests and discuss your concerns.
  • Watch Yourself Grow.  By volunteering with your PTA, you can put your skills and hobbies to use for a noble cause, helping your child and every child reach their full potential.  Members are not required to volunteer but our volunteers are greatly appreciated!
  • Network & Advocate. PTA can be a more effective way to suggest changes at your child’s school and in the education community.  PTA is a great way to meet other people, build rapport and discuss ideas or concerns.  PTA is a successful advocacy group because of our membership numbers and non-partisan focus on child safety & education legislation.  Learn more at: http://www.georgiapta.org/resolutions-and-position-statements/
  • Witness Improvement. Local PTAs play an important role in school and community betterment.  Recently, Baker Elementary PTA helped defeat “Opportunity School District” legislation. 

In addition to our regular character and education programs, Baker Elementary PTA recently provided: funds for basketball goal improvements, $800 in teacher incentive reimbursements, and funds for garden beds.

  • Enjoy Substantial Benefits. Individuals and local units can take advantage of a host of benefits from having a PTA membership including discounts and offers from: AARP, Good Housekeeping, Hertz, Lifelock, and many more!  Visit http://www.PTA.org for more information on National member benefits.
  • Baker Elementary PTA will also give you several local coupons to enjoy time out with your family! 

Please, stop by our Meet & Greet table on July 30th.  English and Spanish speaking PTA officers will be available to help answer your questions and sign up members.  We look forward to meeting you!  You can download a membership form here and fill it out in the comfort of your home.

Learn more about Meet & Greet at:  http://www.cobbk12.org/Baker/

Welcome to Baker Elementary PTA!

Baker Elementary PTA’s 2018-2019 Executive Committee had a blast representing Baker Elementary PTA, Barber Middle School PTSA, North Cobb High School PTSA, and Tom Mathis, Sr. Council at Georga PTA’s Convention Leadership Training in Augusta, Georgia!  

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We learned a lot about each other, performing our roles within the school, what PTA does on a larger scale, and how we can help make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children. 

We want to help you learn more this year and welcome you to  Baker Elementary PTA. 

 

 

Our officers will be available during New Student Registration at Baker Elementary, on Wednesday, July 11th to answer questions and help you sign up.  Membership is only $5.00 ( cash or check, please.)  New Student Registration Information.

Want to take the next step and become a volunteer?  Please, contact Debra Prather at DLPBakerPTA@gmail.com.  Thank you for your interest in Baker Elementary PTA!