There will be an emergency General PTA meeting on Wednesday October 19th at 6:20 pm in the Viola Library to vote on the updated bylaws.  These bylaws are required to be updated every 2 years.  The updated bylaws will be posted on the PTA Backpack next week. The meeting will take less than 5 minutes.
n the Backpack.  You can order your package on-line prior to Monday or send in a check with your order form.

SAVE THE DATE!!  VIOLA'S ANNUAL BOOK FAIR  will be held Tuesday October 25th to Thursday October 27th.  The Book Fair will be open during the day for your children to visit with their classes.  Join us on the evenings of October 25th and 26th from 6:30-8:30 for Evening with Someone Special, when the Book Fair will be open and refreshments will be served in the cafeteria. Click the link to be a a parent volunteer at the Bookfair. http://www.signupgenius. com/go/9040a4ba8ae29a46-schola stic2

Carousel Cakes and Pies just in time for Thanksgiving!.  Apple, Pumpkin, Pecan, Tollhouse, Cheesecakes, Carrot Cake, Chocolate Mousse!  Order form is attached and on the BackpackAll orders are due by Wednesday, November 9th!

Giving Bean Coffee and Artisan Tea in time for Holiday Gift Giving!
Giving Bean is gourmet coffee roaster providing a variety of freshly roasted whole bean and ground coffees, fine tea, gourmet cocoa, chai and biscotti.  All are roasted-to-order and arrive fresh, assuring great taste.  K cups are also available.  $12 per bag of coffee and tea.  Order forms are on the Backpack and due back November 4.  Pick up is prior to Thanksgiving.  Out of towners - no problem!  Click on this link to order for out of town gifts. php?partner=871b6

The 5th Grade Class is holding a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser on Friday, October 28th at Suffern High School.  More info coming soon.  Please note, T-shirts, sponsored by Airmont Diner, will be given at the Spaghetti Dinner, to the 1st 100 Viola students who sign up for the Cross Country Race on Saturday, October 29th.  Flyer is on the Backpack.

Join PTA - With your membership, you can help make a difference for every student!  Members of the PTA have been busy this summer planning and booking programs, events and after school programs for your children!  Membership form is on the Backpack.

Information on all categories, entries and deadlines is on the Backpack

PTA Fall After School Programs - begin October 11.  Artytime, Mad Science, Bricks 4 Kids, Golf, Tennis, Basketball, Scrapbooking with Mrs Farr.  Flyers are on the Backpack. DISCOUNT of $5 per student per class FOR PTA MEMBERS

Congratulations to our 2016/2017 Viola PTA Executive Board and Chairpersons!
Check out the PTA Positions Page for the complete list


Become More Involved in Viola PTA in 2016/2017

The PTA cannot survive without the help and dedication of parents.  We would love any amount of time you can give, whether it be your time at an event, behind-the-scenes support or providing food for activities.  If you have a skill you think the PTA needs, let us know, we'll welcome you with open arms!