Participant Volunteers Sign Up Here  participation deadline is Oct. 24th

Oct 19
International Festival sign up deadline
International Festival sign up deadline

Friday, October 24

Nov 1
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Calling All Teachers! Grant Application Time
Are you a PLMS teacher with an idea for enhancing student learning? If so, you can apply for a PTSA Curriculum Grant.

The PTSA funds projects that make learning meaningful to students. Simply download the grant application and follow the directions provided. The Deadline for submission is Friday Oct 24th.

More Grant info can be found on the Teacher Grants page

WSPTA Legislative Assembly Oct. 24-25, 2014
Each fall, the association votes on a legislative platform; this then guides our legislative advocacy. This year, we are starting a new 2-year cycle with all-new issues. Members may update an issue or add additional issues next year. 

The process began last June when members submitted proposals for consideration. Those that align with PTA’s body of positions and advance our work on behalf of children will go before delegates at Legislative Assembly and Advocacy Training event in Vancouver on October 24 and 25. See the proposals and issues here

The BIG International World & Food Festival: Friday-Nov. 7, 5:00-7:00pm
Come celebrate the diverse regions and cultures of the world at PLMS’s FIRST EVER International Night. The event is open to all, so bring your family and friends to enjoy a variety of displays, performances, games, International food buffet, fresh Belgian waffle corner, sports corner, Zumba dances etc...

All parents and students are invited to represent their country. There are so many ways you can participate. You Can Dance, Cook, Sing, Make a Display, Demonstrate a Sport, Possibly EARN COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS !!!!!!

Sign up here. Participation Deadline is Oct 24th.

If you or your student has an interest in sharing your ideas, please contact Chair Ghada Madkour More info can be found on our International Night event page.

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Washington DC trip for 8th graders register by 10/31
2015 8 th Grade Washington DC Trip – Space is still available for this great trip that happens for PLMS 8 th graders at the end of their school year.  Each year 40-50 PLMS 8 th graders travel with Mr. Cress and other PLMS teachers for this 5 night/6 day trip to Washington DC, Charlottesville and Williamsburg.  The registration window is open until October 31.  Parents who have been planning to sign up their child for this trip should do so now at (use Trip ID# 105655).  If you have any questions, or this is new information to you, ... read full article

Reflections: "The world would be a better place if..."
  Does your child love art or have a creative flair? If so, he/she probably would enjoy entering an art piece in this year’s Reflections program, a National PTA art program. Students have the opportunity to use their creative talents and express themselves through their own original works. Have them focus their creativity on this year’s theme and please note the deadline.   T he 2014-15 Reflections theme is: "The world would be a better place if... " The Pine Lake MS entry deadline is: 2:3 0pm, Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, in the school office   Students may enter up ... read full article

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