About Us

What the PTA Does

Your Parent Teacher Association (PTA) membership dues, donations and parent volunteers support our school, students, teachers, and community by:

Sponsoring family events

  • Back to School Picnic
  • Bingo Night
  • Ice Skating Night
  • Multicultural Night
  • Science Fair
  • Wyngate’s Got Talent                                                 

Sponsoring in-school events

  • Artist in residence (third grade)
  • Cultural arts assemblies, including One Author, One School program with Suzanne Selfors
  • Fun Run

Supporting our teachers and community by

  • Underwriting professional development courses for teachers
  • Purchasing instructional materials from Scholastic for classroom use
  • Reimbursing teachers for classroom supplies
  • Buying supplies for the health room
  • Giving gifts to staff at times of joy and sorrow
  • Hosting the annual staff appreciation luncheon
    • Providing staff with meals and snacks on conference & other days
  • Sponsoring refreshments for Back to School Night
    • Coordinating the “Wednesday Treats” program for teachers
  • Assisting office with administrative tasks
  • Landscaping the school grounds
  • Organizing WE Cares (Wyngate Elementary Cares) community service events

Organizing

  • Lost and found
  • Room parents
  • Parents’ listserv
  • Sales of Wyngate-branded clothing and gear
  • Shared calendar so that parents can easily add key dates to their personal calendar

Producing

  • Online list of afterschool activities
  • School directory

Financially supporting our school

  • Amazon Smile program
  • Book Fair
  • Boxtops for Education Program
  • Dining Out nights at local restaurants
  • Grocery store loyalty programs
  • Spring parents-only evening

Want to get involved in this vibrant community? Email PTA President Caryn Seligman (carynrp@yahoo.com) and we’ll find a volunteer activity that fits your schedule and interests. 

Learn more about the PTA at WyngatePTA.com.

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