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JANUARY - National Mentoring Month

Jan 8 - 19 - Metrocest Food Drive - Early College, Bea Salazar & Furneaux - oatmeal.

Jan 18 - CFB ISD School Board Meeting

Jan 20 - Due date for Sales Tax Returns to State Comptroller

Jan 22 - Feb 2 - Metrocrest Food Drive - Vivian Field and CFB Admin. - canned soup.

Jan 22 - Something BIG is Happening in CFB ISD announcement by Dr. Burns live on Facebook: Click the link for the flyer from CFB.

Jan 24 - Council Regular Meeting & Reflections Award Ceremony @ Good El - 7pm

Jan 25 - CFBISD Signature Program Fair @ R.L. Turner High School - Indoor Fair 5:30-7:30pm & Outdoor Stargazing 6:30pm-8:30pm. Appropriate for all ages - open to the public. Click here for more information.

Jan 31 - Social Media and Internet Safety - 6:30-7:30pm - ESDC Building B 1820 Pearl St. Carrollton TX 75006 - Spanish & English - Free childcare for children 3 years and older. Click the link for the flyer in English and Spanish.


Feb 5 - SHAC Meeting - 11:30-1:00pm - Mary Grimes - 1745 Hutton Drive, Carrollton

Feb 27 - How to talk to your children about sex - 6:30pm-7:30pm - ESDC Building B 1820 Pearl St. Carrollton TX 75006 - Spanish & English - Free childcare for children 3 years and older. Click the link for the flyer in English and Spanish.


March 30 - Deadline to submit Life Member and Extended Service Award Recipients to Council PTA


April 17 - CFB Council PTA Life Member Ceremony and Reception - We recognize all CFB Life Member and Extended Service Recipients. Perry Middle School -
1709 E. Belt Line Rd, Carrollton

January Program Highlight

Wednesday, Jan. 31st, 6:30pmESDC Building B - Texas Room
1820 Pearl St., Carrollton, TX 75006

See the flyers below for complete details.


If your PTA has a sales tax permit you MUST file even if no sales tax has been collected. There is no grace period.

Remember to be doing the following EVERY month:

  • Balance the checkbook
  • Send membership money to Texas PTA
  • Record transactions
  • Financial reports for next meeting -- dated from previous meeting to current meeting


Fall Honor Roll Award:

Award for having membership for more than 100% of pervious year and reaching a membership club-level: 100+ Club, 250+ Club, etc by Nov. 30, 2017. Congratulations to:

  • Good PTA - 100+ Club

  • Stark PTA - 250+ Club

  • Thompson PTA - 100+ Club

  • La Villita PTA - 100+ Club

  • Newman Smith HS PTSA - 250+ Club

  • Rosemeade PTA - 100+ Club

  • Polk MS PTA - 100+ Club

  • Field MS PTA - 250+ Club

President's List Award:

Award given to PTAs in Good Standing with membership of more than 100% of previous year by Dec 22, 2017. Congratulations to the following PTAs:

  • Rainwater PTA

  • Carrollton Early Childhood PTA

  • Long MS PTA

  • Davis PTA

  • Farmers Branch PTA

  • Good PTA

  • Thompson PTA

  • La Villita PTA

  • McCoy PTA

  • McLaughlin Strickland PTA

  • Newman Smith HS PTSA

  • Rosemeade PTA

  • Polk MS PTA

  • Field MS PTA

Welcome Back Award for PTAs that get at least 10 new members and submit qualifying membership roster and dues between January 1st and January 31st.

List of all membership awards - click here


Council Life Member and Extended Service Award - Call for Nominations!

We invite you to submit a nomination for CFB Council PTA to recognize a person with a Life Member Award for outstanding service to children and youth or Extended Service Award for individuals that have received the Life Member award and continued to serve children and youth for over 10 years.

Please submit your nomination online in a quick and easy process:

Deadline to submit nominations: February 16, 2018

For questions email


In January and February, we are asking our members to share with our community “Your CFB Friendships” focusing on how the relationships you, your student and family have developed during your time with CFB. Please share a picture and your story so people can see how CFB makes a difference in our community by bringing people together.

Please continue to share positive stories on social media platforms using the hashtag #CFBmattersTOme.


Please share this information in your school! The excitement is building!
Grab a flyer to share on your social media page here: Page 1. Page 2


If your PTA has a good success story, please share it through the TX PTA 'Talk of Texas'. If you are proud of your PTA event for parents, parent education idea, student program, volunteer recruitment tool, family engagement activity, etc. please submit it so other PTAs can hear about it. Include the #CFBmattersToMe in your submission, so we can spread our good news and the things we are proud of in CFB ISD.

Click here to submit:

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