Welcome to the Karigon Elementary School PTA!

To join together. Together we can do it!

Happenings & Highlights of the Week!

cupcake wars

Enter the Karigon Carnival Cupcake Contest!

Judging will take place at 6pm

Bring 1 dozen cupcakes and choose your category:

  • Most Creative
  • Tastiest
  • Wow!


  • K - 2nd grade
  • 3rd - 5th grade

Enjoy a tasty cupcake and vote for your favorite!


BOGO Book fair!

Wednesday 6/5 & Thursday 6/6

The last Scholastic Book Fair of the school year is the best one!!

Come to our Buy One Get One FREE event on June 5th and 6th in the Karigon library!

It will be open during Field Day and the day after (or the day before if Field Day is postponed because of weather).

We need volunteers for both days. The time slots are set up for 1.5 and 2 hours, but any amount of time you have to help would be greatly appreciated. Please use Sign-Up Genius link https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f45acae2ca7f49-scholastic4

Note - Field Day schedule:

  • Morning: AM-K - 2nd grade
  • Afternoon: PM-K, 3rd - 5th grade

If you have any questions, please contact Tara Merrill at tarajmerrill@yahoo.com


Karigon Carnival

Friday, June 7th 5:00pm - 8:00pm

This event helps to send off our graduating 5th graders.

New this year: Fitzy’s Fork in the Road, Food Truck. Please see the attached flier with Fitzy’s menu. For your convenience, pre-order your meals, or pay the night of. Payment info coming soon.

New Entertainment-

  • Saratoga Sheriffs Canine Demo - 6pm
  • Pai’s TKD demo team performance - 7pm

Games: Slime Treasure Hunt, Sport Wheel, Football Toss, Balloon Pop, Minute to Win it Challenge, Stomp Rocket Challenge by Cub Scout Pack #44 and more.

Activities: Obstacle Course, Scavenger Hunt, Pie Face, Parents vs Kids Kickball.

Raffles for Parents, Teachers and Staff.

LOTS of Volunteers are needed to make this event a success! There are many ways to help our students have a wonderful year end celebration!

Check out the sign up genius here: https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/10c054ea4ad2ca6fc1-karigon1

Karigon Carnival


Fitzy's Fork in the Road Food Truck

Carnival Raffle Doc.pdf


PTA Executive Board & Committee Openings for 2019-2020

Executive Board Openings:

Corresponding Secretary

If you are interested in learning more about either of these board positions, please reach out to the current Corresponding Secretary - Heather Torino at heathertorino@gmail.com and Treasurer - Bridget Reilly at srb996@gmail.com. They will be happy to answer any questions.

Committee Chair Openings:


Shen Inventors

Cultural Arts

4th Grade Parents

Please reach out to Debi Stowell if you are interested in any of the committee chair positions.

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Mark Your calendars

Next PTA Meeting

FALL 2019!

May PTA Meeting Recap

    • The budget was voted on and approved for the 2019/2020 school year.
    • Jennifer Moore was nominated and voted in as the new Treasurer for the 2019-2021.
    • There were no nominations for the Corresponding Secretary position. It was voted that Heather Torino will remain in the position until another candidate is selected.
    • A small committee was also created to review and revise the bylaws.

Don't miss any of these important dates and upcoming events!