McDougle Elementary School
Parent Teacher Association (PTA)

Mission: Make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.

MES Spirit Wear

Go the Dolphin Store here to order you MES t-shirt or car magnet!

EARN FREE $$ for the MES


Whenever you shop don't forget to do the following:

Make your Amazon & Amazon Prime orders count!  Go to & link to PTA McDougle Elementary.  For any Amazon & Prime orders, make sure to START at
Bookmark it and know that if you're a prime member free shipping and benefits still apply.

Buy your Gift Cards online instead of in store. Log on to, then click on the "Get Started"
button. Use MES code found on the take home flyer or email Susan Wolf There's 400+ retailers!

Don't let McDougle miss out from local grocery store donations.  Link your Harris Teeter VIC card to MES. You can do this during check out or online at  People can link up to 5 accounts, so rally your family and friends to support too!

Purchase Whole Foods gift cards and use those to buy groceries. Need more? Email Susan Wolf:

At Weaver Street? Before checking out, buy a Weaver Street gift card (linking the card to MES #128), then use the gift card to pay.  You can purchase the cards at the register for EXACTLY what you need for that purchase.

Families Helping Families Needs

 Your Help!

Families Helping Families is a program in which Dolphin families can help other Dolphin Families when they are in need of items such as food, furniture, clothing, assistance with recreational opportunity costs (i.e.Rainbow Soccer, field trip expenses), or whatever else is needed.

If you have not signed up to receive updates for this year (2016-2017) you may not be on our outreach list. If you are not sure if you are on the list but wish to be added, please contact Laura Olley at . In the meantime, you can also check for most needed items on our FHF spreadsheet located on the MES website under Parents/Families Helping Families.

To date we are in specific need of the following items:

- Furniture (twin bed frames, gently used twin mattresses, recliner, dressers, shelving unit, end tables)

- New underwear for Pre-K size 4, 5 boys

- New underwear for Pre-K size 4, 5 girls

- New underwear for Kindergarten sz 5,6 boys

- Grocery and gas cards in any amount

- Coats, jackets for older 4th, 5th grades boys and girls L to XL

- Kids boots of all sizes

**If you have furniture items you would like to donate, please contact Laura Olley. If you have clothing or gift card items, please leave in the front office with Ms. Lin Headen.

If you have any questions, please contact Catherine Gravatt at or Laura Olley, the school social worker at .

Thank you for your help!!


Familias que ayudan a las familias

necesita su ayuda!

Familias ayudando Familias es un programa en el que las familias de los Delfines pueden ayudar. Cuando están en necesidad de artículos tales como comida, muebles, ropa, asistencia con los costos de oportunidad recreativa (como Rainbow Soccer, gastos de viaje de campo), o cualquier otra cosa que se necesite.

Si no te has registrado para recibir actualizaciones para este año (2016-2017), puede que no estés  en nuestra lista de alcance. Si no está seguro si está en la lista pero deseas ser agregado, entre en contacto con por favor a Laura Olley en

Mientras tanto, también puede comprobar la mayoría de los elementos necesarios en nuestro FHF Hoja  de cálculo ubicada en el sitio web de MES en la sección Ayuda para Padres y Familias Familias.

Hasta la fecha estamos en necesidad específica de los siguientes elementos:

- Muebles (camas gemelas, colchones gemelos, reclinables,

Aparadores, estanterías, mesas de centro)

- Nueva ropa interior para Pre-K tamaño 4, 5 niños

- Nueva ropa interior para Pre-K tamaño 4, 5 niñas

- Ropa interior nueva para Kindergarten sz 5,6 chicos

- Tarjetas de comestibles y gas en cualquier cantidad

- Abrigos, chaquetas para mayores de 4º, 5º grados, niños y niñas L a XL

- Botas para niños de todos los tamaños

** Si tiene artículos de mobiliario que desea donar, póngase en contacto con Laura Ollay. Si usted tiene artículos de la ropa o de la tarjeta de regalo, deje por favor en la oficina delantera con la Sra. Lin Headen.

Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con Catherine Gravatt al o Laura Olley, la trabajadora social de la escuela

¡¡Gracias por tu ayuda!!

TABLE food drive April 24 - May 5

McDougle provides about 40 students with weekend meals through TABLE's Backpack Program. Please support this critical program by donating plastic grocery backs, providing individually packaged food donations, or sponsoring a child anonymously. Contributions are tax deductible. 

To learn more about TABLE, visit

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calendar for 2016-2017.