Dates to Remember
Dates to Remember
Here are FOUR key items to check off your list:
Confirm/enter your Contact Information on the Toolkit
Place your Pre-Sale order on the Toolkit
Sign up for Volunteer Opportunities (including Room Parent!) on the Toolkit
Get your Basic School Supplies (pencils, folders, glue, etc.) *these are NOT part of Pre-Sale Click Here for the basic school supply list
Meet & Greet Teacher Classroom Times
July 30th is Meet & Greet. Please respect your teachers' time and complete your classroom visit within the hour assigned to your family. This will allow them to prepare for the next group and stay on schedule.
Last name begins with:
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Don't forget to become a PTA member! Not only will you be supporting your child's school and child advocacy across the nation, but you will also receive numerous discounts to local businesses! Click here to see FOUR pages of discounts available to you as a PTA member. You can join the PTA on the Toolkit!
Congratulations to our many outstanding Mt. Bethel staff and to Mt. Bethel PTA for the following awards for the 2014/2015. These were received July 10th & 11th at the GA PTA Leadership Convention.
Georgia PTA Awards 2014-2015 (all PTAs in the State of Georgia)
District 9 PTA Awards 2014-2015 (all of Cobb County and Marietta City, plus Paulding, Douglas, Carroll, Haralson, and Polk counties: 173 schools)
ECCC PTA Awards 2014-2015 (East Cobb County Council: 35 schools)
Come Help with Book Fair!
Aug 10 (student preview), Aug 11-17 (sale)
We count on volunteers like you to make the Book Fair run smoothly. All volunteers get a 10% discount on their purchases at the Book Fair. Just let us know at check out.
Click Here to sign up
Room Parent Interest
If you'd like to express interest in serving as a Room Parent for your child's class,
Click Here and go to Volunteer Opportunities.
NOTE: Deadline is July 30th at 2pm
Mt. Bethel Newcomers' Coffee
All families that are new to Mt. Bethel Elementary are invited to attend a welcome coffee on Friday, August 7th at 9:45 am in the Learning Commons. Please come to learn more about life around the halls of Mt. Bethel and to meet representatives from the Mt. Bethel administration, PTA, and Foundation.
Please RSVP to Amy Berg and Cindy Sprague at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Walk-ins are Welcome!!
We need EVERY family attending Mt. Bethel next year to enter or update their existing contact information in the Toolkit ASAP, even if you've already purchased your pre-sale items! This information helps teachers get started with the new year, so entering your information helps everyone - including you!
Double check phone numbers, email addresses, and update your child(ren)'s grade level.
The deadline has passed for the bulk rate from EPI, but it's still possible to order basic school supplies from EPI at their current rates.
Click Here and enter school ID: MOU175
PTA does not earn income from these orders. Drop off these supplies in your classroom at Meet & Greet on July 30th.
The Basic School Supply list for you to print and shop on your own can be found at: mtbethel.blogs.com.
Access the PTA Toolkit today!
What are Pre-‐Sale items?
Note: Basic school supplies (i.e. crayons, pencils, etc.) are NOT part of Pre-Sale. They can be purchased at area retailers. The deadline for ordering these supplies through EPI and having them delivered to your home has passed.
Why purchase these items now?
All orders submitted by July 29, 2015 will be packaged and ready for pickup at Meet & Greet on July 30, 2015. This will allow you and your child(ren) more time with the teachers and new classmates.
Please contact email@example.com with any questions or concerns.
The Cobb Schools Foundation is pleased to partner with the Kennesaw Parks & Recreation Department and the Cobb County Public Library System to offer the third annual “Pig Tales” summer Writing Competition presented by SCANA Energy.
The competition is open to all students in grades K-8 attending any public, private or home school in Cobb County. Students are invited to write a short story or essay, in 750 words or less, about their favorite trip to the beach or a dream island vacation. Work can be fiction or non-fiction. Students are limited to one entry.
For competition rules and information, please visit www.pigsandpeaches.com/pigtales
NEW FOR 2015! The Cobb County Public Library System will be hosting writing workshops at various branches this summer, as well as providing a list of popular “beach reads” for tropical writing inspiration. Dates, locations and times to be announced on the PIG TALES Writing Competition website, so stay tuned.
Are you the parent of a rising 6th Grader?
Both Dickerson and Dodgen middle schools have volunteer opportunites for next year, such as Front office and Spirit Wear. Click here for all the details.
Additionally, Dickerson PTSA is looking for volunteers for various committee chair positions. Please click here to see what is needed.
Would you like to serve as a Mt. Bethel PTA Committee Chair or Co-Chair 2015-2016?
Come have fun with us! We welcome everyone to get involved with the Mt. Bethel PTA. There is a volunteer opportunity to match most any schedule and talent. Click here to view openings and to select a committee you may be interested in chairing or co-chairing. We will contact you to find the right fit.
Thank you for making a difference at the Mt. Bethel!