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    Hello !  Welcome to the Mountain Avenue Parent Teacher Association (PTA) page!

     

     PLEASE JOIN US AT OUR NEXT ASSOCIATION MEETING

    Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at 6:00PM 

    Zoom link and agenda coming soon. 

      


     

    CURRENT & UPCOMING EVENTS

    Click on the headings below for more information. 

     

     

    It's not too late to join! Even though our joint No Sweat Fundraiser and Membership Drive is over, you can still become a PTA member and your student will still get a fun pop-its toy!

       

    4TH GRADE TEACHER COFFEE

    Calling all 4th grade families! We invite you to treat our amazing Mountain Avenue teachers and staff members on Wednesday, January 19. You will receive more information from your Room Parents. Thank you!

     

    PTA SCIENCE FUN FAIR

    Science Week: January 24-28, 2021 // Virtual Family Fun Night: Friday, January 28, 2021 at 6:30PM

    Informational Meeting: Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 6:30PM via zoom: https://glendaleusd.zoom.us/j/81406373945

    January 14, 2022: Sign-up for Science Fair or for the 6th Grade Paper Rollercoaster Challenge 

    January 21, 2022: Submit project video via Flipgrid

    More information, including Flipgrid links for each grade, may be found here:

    https://sites.google.com/site/mountainavescience/home/science-fair/mountain-avenue-2021-science-fair 

     

    NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2022-2023 PTA BOARD

    More information to come!

     

    NOW ACCEPTING PTA HONORARY SERVICE AWARD NOMINATIONS 

    More information to come!

     

    LEARN MORE ABOUT ED100.ORG

    We encourage you to be a better advocate for your child and improve our chances of winning $1000 for our PTA. It's a win-win for all! 

       

    CONTRIBUTE PHOTOS TO THE 2021-2022 YEARBOOK

     


     

    Our PTA is a membership-based organization and one of our key goals is to develop a strong school community through family engagement. Family engagement positively impacts the lives of our students, and so, I hope you will consider supporting our PTA.

     

    Take the first step in partnering with our PTA and become a member today. Learn about PTA and explore the various links located in the side menu. Learn more when you join us at our association meetings. 


    Interested in a particular program or event? Reach out to me at amlapena.pta@gmail.com.

    I look forward to catching up with our returning Bear family members and welcoming new ones! See you at the next PTA Association meeting!

     

    Dr. Amelia Lapeña

    Mountain Avenue PTA President

    2021-2022

     


     

    RECENT PAST EVENTS

     

    Nominating Committee for the 2022-2023 PTA Board

    Join the Nominating Committee to help assemble next year's PTA Executive Board. Click on heading link to learn more about this important committee. Committee will be appointed at December 10 association meeting.

     

    2021-2022 PTA Honorary Service Awards Committee 

    Join the Honorary Service Awards Committee and help recognize the service and dedication of individuals and organizations to our community. Click on heading link to learn more about this important committee. Committee will be appointed at December 10 association meeting.

     

    PTA Scholastic Book Fair

    December 6-19Online shopping available for two weeks! Please place orders by Sunday, December 19, 8:30PM.

    December 7-9: Students shopping during their class visit(s). Additional student-only buying time available after school: Tuesday & Thursday at 2:30-3:15PM, Wednesday at 1:15-2PM.

     

    Illustrator Vanessa Brantley Newton Assembly

    CONGRATULATIONS Mountain Avenue on achieving over 100% participation in our PTA Membership Drive! Our PTA thanks you with this all-school virtual assembly with Illustrator Vanessa Brantley Newton on December 7. The presentation will include a guided art project for all. Learn more about Vanessa Brantley Newton at https://painted-words.com/portfolio/vanessa-brantley-newton/.

     

    5th Grade Teacher Coffee

    Calling all 5th grade families! We invite you to treat our amazing Mountain Avenue teachers and staff members on Wednesday, November 17. You will receive more information from your Room Parents. Thank you!

     

    Red Ribbon Week

    October 25-29: Celebrate making healthy choices with different spirit days all week! Kicks off at October 22 flag ceremony.

    JUST ADDED: Glendale Council PTA has partnered with GUSD Student Services to bring a free Anti-Vaping webinar on Wednesday, October 27 at 6:30pm. This is a parents-only webinar and parents must register. Click on red Red Ribbon Week heading above to view flyer for more information, including registration link.

     

    PTA Celebrates Halloween!

    Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 6:30pm via Zoom

    Cake and Pumpkin Decorating Contests! Spooky story time with Principal Scott! Fun games with prizes! Click on the red PTA Celebrates Halloween headline for Zoom links, SignUpGenius link, Padlets for Cake and Pumpkin Decorating Contests entries. Contest entries due Wednesday, October 27.

      

    Reflections National Arts Program

    UPDATE: Entries due date EXTENDED to Friday, OCTOBER 15.

      All entries must be submitted electronically. Click on red Reflections heading above to access our Google student entry form.

     

    6th Grade Teacher Coffee

    Calling all 6th grade families! We invite you to treat our amazing Mountain Avenue teachers and staff members on Wednesday, October 12. You will receive more information from your Room Parents. Thank you!

     

    Room Parent Resources

    Thank you for attending our Room Parent Orientation meeting.

     

    Spirit Wear Sales

    Thank Our recent sales event has ended. Orders have been processed and distributed to classrooms on October 1.

    Details for our next sales event are being determined. More information to come!

     

    No Sweat Fundraiser & Membership Drive

    Thank you for supporting our PTA! 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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