April 13: Box Tops Store in the basement during lunch.
April 13-20: Active Adventure Week
Get ready for Active Adventure Week starting Friday April 13th through Friday April 20th! We are happy to be adding some fun new options and incentives this year as we incorporate screen free week. Students will have opportunities to earn tickets for active activities as well as days without recreational screen time. There will be prizes and extra recess for all students who participate. Classes with the most tickets will earn new recess equipment!!
April 30-May 4: Teacher Appreciation Week
Teacher Appreciation Week is April 30th-May 4th. This is such an important week where we show love and appreciation to our hard working teachers. The PTA still needs help with this event! Please text or call Katie Chase at (801) 369-5226 or click on the link below to sign up to help. Thank you!
We appreciate everyone who helped with and attended the Regional PTA Council Meeting that we hosted in February. It was fun to hear the school orchestra perform and the school secretary, Dyan Gordon, received our PTA Service Award. We are so grateful for Mrs. Gordon’s constant support and service!
March 2nd: Box Tops Store at lunch
March 13th: Join us in the basement at 9:30am for a general membership PTA meeting.
March 12-15th: Visit the Book Fair in room #12.
March 14th: Dudes and Donuts, 8:00-8:45am, lower grade library by the office.
Students are invited to bring their dad, grandpa, uncle, or any “dude” to the school. Moms are even welcome! Come read together, visit the book fair and have a donut.
March 20th: 6th Grade graduation pictures.
Mapleton Elementary is hosting the regional PTA Council Meeting on Wednesday, February 21st. Everyone is invited to join us in the school gym at 9:30am. We will be giving out the PTA Service Award to honor a member of the Mapleton Elementary staff and brunch will be served. Children are welcome!
2018-2019 PTA Board
Thank you to those who participated in electing next year’s PTA Board.
President: Joriel Howcroft
President Elect: Jason Nackos
Secretary: Amber Egbert
Treasurer: Kara Woodworth
Volunteer VP: Shiela Gibson
Publicity VP: Katie Holley
Membership VP: Heather & Ryan Schriever
Welcome back to school! We are looking forward to some fun events this month.
#1: Box Tops Store will be a day early this month, on Thursday, January 4th during lunch. Please clip unexpired Box Tops and send them to school with your students.
#2: A PTA General Membership Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 9th at 9:30am in the school’s basement. We will discuss past events, upcoming activities and vote on the 2018-2019 PTA Board. Please join us! Kids are always welcome.
#3: Red & White Ribbon Week will be January 22nd-26th. It will be a fun week reminding students to be Drug Free and Media Smart. Students are encouraged to dress up in support of the daily theme.
Monday- We’re too bright to harm our mind and body—Wear neon.
Tuesday- From head to toe I am drug free and media smart—Crazy hair and sock day.
Wednesday- I am a “Jean-ius,” I make good choices—Wear Jeans.
Thursday- Team up to keep our minds and bodies healthy—Wear team apparel.
Friday- My choices are the key to making my dreams come true—Wear pajamas.
#1. Don’t forget to send clipped and unexpired Box Tops on Friday, November 3rd. Students can use them to buy prizes and treats in the basement during lunch that day.
#2. Picture retake day is also Friday, November 3rd.
#3. A PTA General Membership Meeting will be held in the basement on Tuesday, November 14th at 9:30am. Come join us to hear how the fundraiser and other recent events went and plan for upcoming activities. Children are always welcome.
Welcome to October! It’s a going to be a busy week at Mapleton Elementary. Make sure you have all of this week’s events marked on your calendar.
#1 Monday, October 2nd, 5:30-8:30pm, is our Magical Family Night Fundraiser at the school. Pick up your pre-purchased tickets in the office any time on Monday or when you arrive that night. We are looking forward to a fun evening with activities, food and a magic show!
#2 Wednesday, October 4th is National Walk to School Day. All students are encouraged to walk or bike to school that day, if possible. Students who ride the bus will get the chance to walk around the playground to emphasize healthy activity and exercise as well. All students will get a healthy snack as they enter the school that morning. Remember to have students wear their school shirts!
#3 Thursday, October 5th all Reflections Contest entires are due by 9:00am.
#4 Friday, October 6th will be our monthly Box Tops Store during lunch. Please make sure to send Box Tops that are not yet expired and are clipped. Thank you!