What did the PTA do last year?

Donations & Grants:

Gift of $5000 for NES Field Trips and Enrichment
Gift of $2000 toward 6th Grade Environmental Camp
Classroom grants for supplies
NES Spirit T-shirts for all students and staff
Free childcare at PTA meetings
Donation for buses for Triton Music Festival
Agenda Books (grades 3-6) and Folders (grades K-2)
Scholastic News, Weekly Reader, Time Magazine classroom publications
Jr. Great Books support and manuals
Supplies for 6th grade Monster Project

Visiting Exhibitions & Assemblies:

School assemblies – musician Karim Nagi and storyteller Len Cabrall
Wrack Detectives Mass Audubon, kindergarten
Flat Stanley traveling show, kindergarten
Weather Wizards, grade 1
Wingmasters World of Owls, grade 1
States of Matter Museum of Science visit, grades 2
Geology Rock Detectives Museum of Science, grade 3
Mainely Stars Planetarium, grade 4
Hands on History, grade 5
Art show displays for school-wide art night
National Geographic North America giant map & teaching tools

Events We Hosted:

Welcome Back Teacher Luncheon in August
Scavenger Hunt social & fundraiser
NES pizza table at Triton is Haunted
Holiday Pancake Breakfast
Pizza Dance
Free movie nights in auditorium
Penny Challenge
Teacher Appreciation Week
End of Year Teacher Luncheon
Spring Fling

The PTA supported and helped maintain:

NES School Store
The Yearbook
Two annual book fairs – all proceeds go to the NES library