Parent-Teacher Association

This page is maintained by the Redwood Shores Elementary School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA), tax ID: 90-0590518.

Information for currently enrolled families is available on Konstella. This new application also manages the school-wide directory, calendar, activities, sign ups, volunteer opportunities, classroom groups, and announcements. Click here for more information.

PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD 2017-2018

Principal: Annie Cahoon (principal@rwspta.org)

President: Sandy Nelson (president@rwspta.org)

Executive VP: Monica Brillantes (executivevp@rwspta.org)

VP Fundraising: Juliette Russell (fundraising@rwspta.org)

VP Events: Jessica Mattioli (events@rwspta.org)

Secretary: Laura Tan (secretary@rwspta.org)

Treasurer: Karen Melzer (treasurer@rwspta.org)

Historian: Sucharita Puli (historian@rwspta.org)

Auditor: Christy Meier (auditor@rwspta.org)

Parliamentarian: Kimberly Levit (parliamentarian@rwspta.org)

SchoolForce Chair: Tex Peacock (redwood@schoolforce.org)

PTA Exec Board Meetings (for PTA Exec Board Members only) are on the first Friday of the month with September and January as exceptions where it is the 2nd Friday of the month.

COMMITTEE CHAIR POSITIONS

Click here for a list of the committee members. If you are interested in any available openings, please contact the PTA President.

PTA General Association meetings

All meetings are open to PTA Members and will be held in the School Library from 7pm to 8pm.

September 19, 2017

October 17, 2017

November 21, 2017

January 23, 2018

March 20, 2018

April 17, 2018

May 15, 2018

FUNDRAISING PROGRAMS

By supporting the Redwood Shores Elementary PTA, you are making your child's education as well rounded and enriching as possible. PTA funds assemblies, field trips, art programs, technology, teacher professional development, classroom supplies, and much, much more. Each one directly impacts your family! Please participate in the following fundraising opportunities to extend your support through your everyday purchases. Every little bit counts!

Amazon shopper? Then start your shopping at smile.amazon.com and earn Redwood Shores Elementary School 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know with the same products, prices and service. Be sure to select Redwood Shores Elementary School and bookmark your page for future shopping or access through Konstella.

Shop products with Box Tops for Education and earn cash for Redwood Shores Elementary School. We will earn 10 cents for each clipping. Simply cut the BoxTops coupon out along the printed perforations and return it to the school office or turn it in during the collection drives in October, January, March and May. The class with the most collected BoxTops will earn a prize. Prizes will be distributed the subsequent month.

Raise funds for Redwood Shores Elementary School through your credit/debit cards, rewards and grocery cards by shopping locally or online. It is easy to sign up and once you do, you will be earning money for Redwood Shores Elementary every time you shop with participating local merchants such as: Bianchinis, Piazza, Draegers, Trags, Delucchi's, Lunardi's, Mollie Stones, Key Markets and Lucky Stores. For a complete list of merchants, click here.

The Benefit mobile app brings purpose to your fingertips through digital gift cards, allowing Redwood Shores Elementary School to benefit on the spot from your everyday purchases. Use the Benefit app to buy and redeem gift cards instantly while earning for your school. Earn up to 20% on every purchase when you pay with Benefit! Support the things that matter most by using digital gift cards when shopping, dining or buying gift cards as gifts. For a complete list of merchants, click here.

Jamba Juice will be selling smoothies at some of our school events. A percentage of the sales proceeds generated at the event will be donated to our school. Click here for information.

If you have any questions, please contact fundraising@rwspta.org.

VOLUNTEERING

Volunteers contribute to our academic programs, our classrooms, and student enrichment. Also, volunteering is a great way to give back, to meet new people, and for parents to see their children in action at school.

Click here for more information and the required clearance process.