SW PTSO

Parent - Teacher - Student Organization

SWPTSO@gmail.com

WELCOME/BIENVENIDOS/SOO DHAWOW to the 2019-20 School Year!

from SWPTSO to Students, Teachers, and Parents

At Southwest High School, the Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO) helps families connect to each other and to the school. We welcome you - and our new principal, Dr. Valerie Littles-Butler - to the 2019-20 school year. Every family can be part of Southwest PTSO. We welcome everyone to get involved. Volunteer once or volunteer regularly. Come to a meeting or join the PTSO Board. You decide what level of engagement is right for you - we welcome it all.

Get in touch with us at SWPTSO@gmail.com

Stay in touch by joining our email list at www.southwesthsptso.membershiptoolkit.com

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En Southwest High School, la Organización de Padres, Maestros y Estudiantes (PTSO por sus siglas en inglés) ayuda a las familias a mantenerse conectadas unas con otras y conectadas con la escuela. Les damos la bienvenida -- y a nuestra nueva directora, la Dra. Valerie Littles-Butler – al año escolar 2019-20. Cada familia puede ser parte de la organización PTSO de Southwest. Invitamos a todos a participar. Pueden ayudar como voluntarios una vez o pueden hacerlo regularmente. Pueden venir a una reunión sobre un tema específico o unirse a la Junta Directiva de PTSO. Ustedes deciden qué nivel de compromiso es adecuado para ustedes – nosotros apreciamos toda participación.

Favor de agregar su nombre a la lista de correo del PTSO: www.southwesthsptso.membershiptoolkit.com

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Dugsiga saree e Southwest, tUrurka macalimiinta oyo waalidka (PTSO) waxay caawiyaan qoysaska si ay ugu xiraan waalidka dugsiga. Waxaan idinku soo dhaweynaynaa maamuladeena cusub ee---, Dr. Valerie Littles-Butler – sanad dugsiyeedka 2019-20. Qoys kasta waxaa uu xaq u leeyahay inay ka mid noqdaan ururka PTSO ee dugsiga sare ee Southwest. Waxaan soo dhaweynaynaa qof walba oo raba inuu ka qeyb galo ururka. Hadii uu ku ruuxa shaqeyn lahaa iskaa wax u qabo hal mar bishii ama uu si caadi ugu mutadawici lahaa ururka. Kaalay kulanka ururka PTSO-ga ku howlgal iskaa wax u qabo heerarka howlaha aad qaban karto – waan idinku soo dhaweynaynaa dhammaantiin.

Ku dar magacaaga ururkaan PTSO si aad u hesho warbixinada: www.southwesthsptso.membershiptoolkit.com

WHAT DOES THE SOUTHWEST PTSO DO?

We support the ability of Parents, Teachers, and Students to engage, act, and lead.

We Provide:

PTSO board members 2019-20:

  1. Tina Lee, co-Chair
  2. Julie Flaskamp, co-Chair
  3. Marco Cavaletti, Treasurer (2017-2019 financial reports found here)
  4. Lynda Shaheen, Volunteer Coordinator & Communications
  5. TBD, Community Outreach
  6. Kirsten Mair, Secretary of Records & Operations

...along with Southwest staff partners Beulah Hill and Nicole Fernandez.

We meet once a month on late start Wednesdays from 8:30am to 9:30am in the commons after the large group meeting. This is an informal time where we: 1.) plan upcoming events, 2.) share important communication, 3.) delegate jobs, 4.) define other needs as we hear about them, and 5.) act as an orientation committee to late start meetings.

Want to get involved? email SWPTSO@gmail.com.

PTSO will meet on these "late start" days in the Commons from 8:30-9:30 am:

2019-2020 school year Meeting Dates: Oct 9, Nov 6, Dec 11, Jan 8, Feb 5, Mar 11, April 8, May 6

Ways to get involved / Para aprender más / Wax badan ka ogoow

Sign up for our communications

  • Add your name to the PTSO mailing list / Favor de agregar su nombre a la lista de correo del PTSO / Ku dar magacaaga ururkaan PTSO si aad u hesho warbixinada: www.southwesthsptso.membershiptoolkit.com
  • Email us with your questions / Favor de mandar un correo electrónico con sus preguntas / Ku soo dir wixii su’aalo ah Email: SWPTSO@gmail.com
  • Find us on Facebook / Búscanos en Facebook / waxaad naga heli kartaa barta Facebook: SW PTSO: @SWPTSO ; Southwest Foundation @SouthwestFoundation ; Southwest High School: @mps.swhs
  • On the internet / En el internet / Barta internetka

Southwest’s Website: http://southwest.mpls.k12.mn.us/ ; PTSO Website: sites.google.com/view/swptso ;

  • On Twitter @SWLakersPTSO