FHS PTSA Updates

Late November 2021

Happy Thanksgiving

FHS Community,

We would like to again thank you for your support and involvement with the FHS PTSA this school year. We are appreciative of the new and familiar faces that have joined us for our fundraisers, events, meetings, and more.


We would like to wish you and your family a very Happy Thanksgiving! We hope you have a restful and relaxing holiday.


Gratefully,

Heather, Gillian, Andrea & Chris (FHS PTSA Executive Board)

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Post-Prom Committee

Post-Prom Event- Senior-only event to be held after Prom (May 20, 2022).


The Post-Prom committee chair is asking for your help! Please help make this senior event an awesome night that they will remember always. I know right now prom seems far away, but there is a lot of planning needed before the actual event.

Please email fallstonhighschoolptsa@gmail.com to help with this event.

Senior Package Options

This discounted package is available now, but will end on January 7, 2022


Senior Package Discount: $120 (Save $20 over a la carte pricing)

- 1 post prom ticket (NOT PROM ticket)

- 1 senior banner

- 1 casino night ticket

- 1 mailbox bow


A la Carte pricing also available:

- Post Prom ticket- $40

- Senior Banner- $50

- Casino Night Ticket- $40

- Mailbox bow- $10


This is a great way get "all things senior" in one-stop shopping! Order on our Fallston High School PTA Webpage

Gift Cards Needed

We are looking for unused gift card donations during the holiday season, for our Bingo Fundraiser prizes and Graduation Night prizes for the seniors.

Reflections - National Arts Program - DUE November 30th

Calling all ARTISTS….

The 2021–2022 Reflections theme is I Will Change the World By…

Students submit their completed works of art in one or all of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts.

Reflections is open to all High School and Special Artists alike.

This year plan for electronic submission of all entries and art work unless otherwise notified. Submissions can be sent to sue.grafton@icloud.com by November 30th.


Entry form is attached at the bottom of this newsletter.

The form and all entry criteria can also be found on our website under Programs/Events/Reflections

www.fhsptsa.org

Important Dates

Mark your Calendar for these important PTSA & school dates:


Wednesday- November 25- Early Dismissal

Thursday-Friday- Nov 26-27- No School- Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday- November 30- Reflections entries due


Pancake Supper 3/1/2022- Fallston United Methodist Church- Fundraiser for Class of 2022 Senior Events

Bingo- Final date coming soon- March 2022


Thank you to all of the student and parent volunteers who dedicated their time to serve concessions at the 27th Annual Fallston Cup Soccer Tournament!

Your generous time is much appreciated!

Thank you to our Fallston Cup Concessions Community Partners

How to Get Involved and Stay Connected

Open Executive Board Positions- Beginning School Year 2022-2023

Executive Board Shadows - For a 2-year commitment


President, Vice President, Secretary & Treasurer Shadows- All current board member's term limits are ending in June 2022. All executive positions will be open for election May 2022. You can serve as a shadow this school year and have a chance to get involved! No experience necessary- you will receive training!


Email the board with questions- we will all Executive Board positions in order to be a successful PTSA in the 22-23 school year. Please consider joining this team!


We cannot have a PTSA without these positions filled for next year.

Class of 2025 Parent Needed

The PTSA is looking for ONE parent volunteer from the Class of 2025 to help create and monitor a parent Facebook group and/or an Instagram group for the Freshmen class. The PTSA shares information and events and we want to be able to reach as many students and families as possible.


Please email the PTSA if you can volunteer your time and talents to help our communications.

fallstonhighschoolptsa@gmail.com

We need YOUR help!

Can you donate your time and talents to support a committee now or shadow for next year?


Sign up to volunteer on our website at fhsptsa.org


Current Committees to volunteer your time & talents:


Graduation Night/Casino Night- Assist with prizes, games & planning (June 2022)


Hospitality- Help plan, coordinate, and attend events for the teachers & staff (all year)


Pancake Supper- Help coordinate, plan, and attend the Pancake Supper (3/1/22). This is a community-wide event to raise funds for the senior class


Post-Prom Event- Senior-only event to be held after Prom (May 20, 2022). Many volunteers are needed to include fundraising, obtaining prizes & coordinating games/activities


Senior Banners- Help create & promote the sale of senior banners


Senior Mailbox bows- Help assemble & promote the sale of senior mailbox bows


OPEN COMMITTEES: We need volunteers to lead and assist with these events:


- Corporate Membership Chairperson- Serve as the lead to reach out to local businesses for membership, financial support of the PTSA


- Spikeball Tournament Chairperson (NEW!)- Serve as the lead for this new committee for a student-only tournament to be held in Spring 2022.



Email us at fallstonhighschoolptsa@gmail.com with questions

Join the PTSA! PTSA membership gives you a voice for events and programs.


The PTSA hosts a variety of community-wide events, student clubs, and student events. The PTSA also supports our teachers & staff, through various appreciation events. Our goal is to bring the school and community together!



Our goal is 475 members and we hope you will join us!


Choose from 3 levels that best fit your needs.

Seniors must be PTSA members in order to be eligible for PTSA scholarships.


Family Membership $50

Partner Membership $30:

Individual Membership $15

Membership Incentive Items

Our Business PTSA Members

Thank you to our PTSA business sponsors.

PTSA Impact this month


We provided membership opportunities and communication avenues to keep our students and families connected


We provide 4 senior scholarships. The seniors must be PTSA members to qualify.

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Get Involved and Stay Connected

Do you have ideas you want to share with us?

Questions or concerns?

Please contact us today!

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