VSY PTA

Virginia Shuman Young Parent Teacher Association

The VSY PTA wishes to extend our heartfelt support for the Stoneman Douglas community and all those affected by this tragedy.

The Parkland, FL PTA/PTO's set up the page below to help those most affected by the horrible shooting that took place at their High School.

100% of the profits will go to the victims families, first responders, and Stoneman Douglas High School Memorial Fund.

http://lovemsd.com/MSD_Strong/shop/home

VSY stands with you. #MSDstrong

NEXT PTA MEETING...

Wednesday FEBRUARY 28, 2018, at 7 p.m. directly after the SAC meeting

Ms. Felton will provide updates on safety procedures and protocols. Come join the community conversations.

THANK YOU ALL WHO PARTICIPATED IN TUF

Donations are still being tallied and the final results will be shared in the coming weeks. While February 16th marked the end of the big push for TUF, donations are always welcome through our online store here and go directly to support programs and events such as:

    • Meet the Masters and Arts Alive
    • Parent PE
    • Additional Montessori Materials
    • Fall Festival
    • Teacher Appreciation Week
    • Movie Night

A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO COMMON SENSE MEDIA

Did you miss the Common Sense Media presentation regarding Digital Media Safety? Rebecca Randall traveled from San Francisco to be our guest speaker in early February and has graciously provided a PDF of materials that are accessible here and on the school website. For further information regarding digital safety, privacy, cyber-bullying, and screen time please visit www.commonsense.org. Common Sense provides weekly and biweekly email newsletters to keep you up to date on the latest Aps, Movies, TV Shows, Streaming and Areas of Concern related to Digital Media.

Wanted....Classroom Photos for Yearbook!

Have any candid photos of VSY students, Meet the Masters, class field trips, or even classroom lessons? All are needed for this years yearbook! Click here to upload photos to Pictavo and visit the yearbook tab for more information.

Art Special volunteer opportunities

ART IS BACK!! Our teacher is looking for volunteers to help with preparation of supplies for our budding VSY artists. Sign up here or visit our volunteer page for all volunteer opportunities.

Upcoming Volunteering

Parent PE - March 16th

Spring Picture Day - March 20th

Clay Tile Night - April 20th

Would you? Could You? Volunteer

for just 5 hours this school year?

Fill out our volunteer survey so we can pair you with your ideal volunteer opportunity

Make sure that you are an approved Broward County School volunteer

Fundraising Opportunities

Due to Hurricane Irma, the PTA has cancelled the main fall fundraiser. As such we are exploring other fundraising opportunities for the Spring to continue support for our programs at our wonderful school.

However, a great way to contribute to your classroom and school is a direct monetary donation: through

online School Store

Adopt-A-Class Program

School Sponsorship Programs

In addition, VSY is a member of AMAZON Smile!

Once you register, a percentage of eligible purchases will be contributed to VSY just for making your regular purchases on Amazon! What could be easier! Just register with Amazon Smile at https://smile.amazon.com/ and select Virginia Shuman Young as your charitable organization of choice. Detailed directions can be found at our PTA Info tab above or click here .

PTA is always accepting new members!

You can register in person at the membership table at VSY events. As a reminder, you must register every year to be a voting member of the PTA.

By joining the VSY PTA you will get news and information on happenings at the school. You will have opportunities to meet other parents and teachers to discuss issues that effect your child and the school. You can volunteer putting your skills and hobbies to use for a worthy cause and if your unable to volunteer you can still demonstrate to your child the importance you place on education by being a member.

Click here to find out more about PTA Membership.