Objectives, What We Help Fund, and Fundraisers

Objectives of the PTA

  • To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship

  • To raise the standards of home life

  • To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth

  • To create a closer relationship between home and school, where parents and teachers cooperate intelligently and effectively in the education of children and youth

  • To develop between educators and the general public united efforts that will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education

PTA School Support

  • Welcome Back Teacher Luncheon (all three schools)

  • Teacher Wish List

  • Teacher lounge snack shelf

  • Room Parents

  • PBIS Store Support

  • Christmas for Kids - Support a family each year when asked.

  • IAR Testing - Snacks and support for teachers and students.

  • Teacher Appreciation Week (all three schools)

  • Field Day organization

  • Flat Stanley postage (2nd Grade)

  • Visiting Author (all grades)

  • Visiting Artist (all grades

  • Central Park flowers (1st Grade)

  • Safety Patrol End of Year Party

PTA Sponsored Events 2023-2024

  • Orion PTA Fall Social

  • Back to School Bash - August 14, 2023 (evening)

  • Welcome Back Teacher Luncheon - August 14, 2023

  • Grandparents' Social - September 13, 2023, at 5:00 p.m., at CR Hanna Elementary School

  • Halloween Bash - October 31, 2023

  • Family Fun Night - Trampoline Park

  • Gingerbread House Contest

  • Family Fun Night - Skate City

  • Breakfast with Buddy

  • Field Day

PTA Fundraisers 2023-2024

  • Spiritwear

  • Yearbook Drive

  • Directory

  • Membership Drive

  • PJ Day for playground - Supports updating the different areas of the outside playground for the students.

  • Candy Grams

  • Nothing Bundt Cakes - Distribution will be Thursday, March 21, 2024.

  • Coin Wars - Supports Teacher Appreciation Week.