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CFB COUNCIL PTA
MARCH NEWSLETTER

Please help us promote these events at your campus and include them in your newsletter. More info on these at our website - www.cfbpta.org


MARCH

March 30 - Deadline for PTAs to submit Life Member and Extended Service Award Recipients to Council PTA. Submit the names of your PTA Life Member recipients to Council PTA through this link so we can recognize them at the reception on April 17. Click here to input your honorees.

March 31 - Deadline for Three Year High Award - for PTAs that have more than 100% of last year's membership and reach a 3 year high in membership. Must submit notification form to TX PTA.*

March 31 - Deadline for Golden Apple Award - for PTAs that recruit 100% of school faculty as members (as defined by TX PTA). Must submit notification form to TX PTA. *

March 31 - Deadline for Student Involvement Award - for PTAs that appoint students to serve in eligible positions on the PTA board. Must submit notification form to TX PTA. *

March 31 - Deadline for Student Membership Award - for PTAs that recruit at least 25 student members. Must submit notification form to TX PTA. *

March 31 - Deadline for MARS (Men are Really Super), Community Membership, Generations Award - for PTAs that recruit at least 50 men, community members or grandparents as members. Must submit notification form to TX PTA.*

*Click here for info for any of these membership awards.  

March 31 - Deadline for National PTA Mary Lou Anderson Arts Enhancement Grant Enhance PTA art projects in your community with up to $1,000 grants. For more information click here.

March 31 - Deadline for National PTA Jan Harp Domeme Diversity and Inclusion Award PTAs that demonstrate outstanding achievement in diversity and inclusion. For eligibility, application requirements and instructions click here.

APRIL

April 2 - SHAC meeting - 11:30am to 1pm - Mary Grimes
 
April 4 - Move More in April - district wide walk-a-thon (CFB ISD schools walk 15 min)
  

April 17 - CFB Council PTA Regular Meeting & Life Member Ceremony and Reception - We recognize all CFB Life Member and Extended Service Recipients - 6:30pm - Perry Middle School -1709 E. Belt Line Rd., Carrollton

April 23 - CFB Council PTA and AAUW host a CFB School Board Candidate Forum - 7pm - Admin. Building - 1445 N. Perry Rd., Carrollton 

MAY

May 12 - Save the Date! Vendor Fair & PTA Officer Training at 8:30am. 
Location: ESDC 1820 Pearl St. Carrollton. Details coming soon.

PIECE OF CAKE

Presidents, don't forget to submit your Piece of Cake incentives by April 20th. You can email your completed list to Sally Derrick at leadership@cfbpta.org.

All PTA's that complete their incentive will receive a reimbursement check to be used to purchase a cake to be shared at your campus. As part of this incentive, you must email a proof of sales tax payment or records indicating that you do not have a sales tax permit. For questions, please email Sally Derrick at leadership@cfbpta.org.

TX PTA MEMBERSHIP AWARDS - CONGRATULATIONS!

Welcome Back Award for getting at least 10 new members in January.

*Blalack Middle School

*Kent Elementary

*LaVillita Elementary

ADVOCACY

Election season is upon us!  There are municipal elections within all our CFB cities, as well as an election for two seats on the CFB ISD Board of Trustees.

Please research candidates and attend as many candidate forums as you can to hear from the candidates directly.  Early voting begins April 23rd and ends May 1st.  Election day is May 5th!  Mark these dates on your calendar as a reminder to vote. Participate in the process!!

Council PTA and American Association of University Women (AAUW) are co-hosting a school board candidate forum on April 23rd in the Board Room at the CFB Administration Building.  The forum will start at 7 PM.  The forum is open to everyone, so invite your friends and neighbors.

Please continue to share positive stories on social media platforms using the hashtag #CFBmattersTOme.
Our April theme is the "Golden Egg"!  We encourage everyone to share their personal stories on the social media platform of their choice identifying that CFB Golden Egg  - a Teacher, Nurse, Counselor, Principal or staff member that has made a difference in the life of your student. 

METROCREST SERVICES FOOD DRIVE

Perry Middle School - Laundry Soap drive - 3/19/18 to 3/30/18

Polk Middle School - Mac -N- Cheese drive - 4/2/18 to 4/13/18

Turner High School -Mac -N- Cheese drive - 4/2/18 to 4/13/18

Please work with your school administration to promote these drives that benefit Metrocrest Services.

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