Vaughan Viking Voice

September PTA Newsletter

Upcoming Events

September 6: Labor Day - No School!

September 9: Coffee with the Principals at 8:30 am

September 14: Ice Cream Social 6:30 pm

September 16: PTA Membership Meeting at 5:45 pm

September 22: Spirit Night at Hat Creek


Please see articles below with more details!


For a complete calendar of PTA events, please visit:
https://vaughanpta.membershiptoolkit.com/Calendar

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Join us for Coffee with the Principal via Zoom, by clicking here.
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Click here to RSVP and get your Zoom link for the PTA Membership Meeting.
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What makes Anchors Away Awesome?

There is no selling anything and no going door to door! Supporting Vaughan PTA has never been easier! Simply write a check or make a donation easily online with a credit card!


All amounts are appreciated and no donation is too small. 100% of the funds raised will be used throughout the year to support our staff and students.


Some of the way PTA is able to support our students, staff and school community because of your generosity:


  • Staff Appreciation events
  • Student assemblies
  • Author visits
  • Family Fun nights
  • 6th grade celebration
  • School library & classroom donations
  • Parent Education events
  • And so much more!


Don't forget that many companies offer corporate matching for employee donations. You can check here to see if your employer offers corporate matching: www.matchinggifts.com/rit


For more information about Anchors Away or to make a donation, click here.

Be a WATCH D.O.G.S Volunteer!

Fathers and father figures can sign up to volunteer for the program through Vaughan's online calendar. The program is overseen by a "Top Dog", our school counselor, Ms. Dreher, who partners with the school’s administration to coordinate scheduling and identifying opportunities for Watch D.O.G.S. to provide assistance at the school. PTA is providing an online calendar for sign up.


Signups coming soon! Click here for more details.

Allen ISD Annual Recycled Art Contest!

Student entries will be due on October 19th. Look out for more information soon!

Volunteer for Art Sparks!

ArtSparks is an art appreciation/visual literacy program designed by the Allen Arts Alliance. The program brings trained volunteers into local classrooms, giving the children the opportunity to interact with and explore great works of art, participate in an engaging discussion, and reinforce concepts with related enrichment/hands-on activities. The program is free to AISD schools.


Click here to get more info and sign up.

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Easy Ways to Support Vaughan PTA

With the help of Amazon, Kroger and Box Tops, there are easy ways you can help support Vaughan PTA with your every day shopping!


Amazon Smile

Shop the same great prices, selection and convenience you are used to with Amazon!

Click here for more info and to link your account.


Kroger Community Rewards

Kroger gives back on most purchases. For more info on how to link your shopper's reward card, click here.


Box Tops

Box Tops are a great way to earn funds for our school! They are phasing out the clipping and moving to solely scanning your receipts. Click here for more info.


Spirit Nights

Check back for more dates this spring!

Vaughan Elementary School