Upcoming Events
Italics = added this week

 April 2

- Skate City Party 4-6 pm

April 4
- Open House for 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades 5-6 pm (NOTE time change)
- STEAM Night 6-7 pm

April 5
- PTA Board Meeting

April 12
- PBIS Assembly
- Kindergarten Open House 8:30-9 am (NOTE date change)

April 16
- Culver's Restaurant Night 5-8 pm

April 18
- Kindergarten Roundup 6:00-7:00

April 19
- No School

April 22

- SMSD Big 9 Golf Tournament

April 25
- 5th Grade Musical and Open House

April 27
- Dragon Dash

May 2
- Early Dismissal - Professional Learning 
- PTA Board Meeting
- Mother/Son Dance 7-9 pm

May 3
- No School - Professional Learning

May 7
- Chipotle Prairie Village Restaurant Night 4-8 pm

May 10
- Field Day

May 13
- Jump Up Day
- Field Day Rain Out 

May 17

- PBIS Assembly

May 22

- 6th Grade Graduation

May 23
- Last Day - Early Dismissal
- Variety Show 8:30 am

The Dragon Digest
Your Corinth PTA Newsletter

Hello Corinth Families!

Lots going on this week! Join in on the fun at Skate City on Tuesday afternoon. Also don't forget to stop by STEAM Night on Thursday evening after the Open House for 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades!

Dragon Dash is fast approaching on April 27. Don't forget to register by April 3rd before the price increases. 

Here's what's coming up:

  • April 2: Skate City Party - 4-6 p.m.
  • April 4: Open House - grades 2, 3 & 4 (5-6 p.m.)
  • April 4: STEAM Night (6-7 p.m.)
  • April 12: Kindergarten Open House 8:30-9 a.m.

Leanne Beezley
PTA President


Thursday, April 4

6:00 – 7:00 pm

Join us to experience Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math all in one evening!

  • Visits from Prairie Oak Nature Center and the Kansas Department of Wildlife
  • Mad Science and Mathnasium
  • Art with Mrs. Bogart
  • Check out Maker Space activities in the Gym
  • Society for Neuroscience of Kansas City and many more!

We need a few parent volunteers!!! 

Please contact Paige Geiger at pgeiger@kumc.edu to lend a hand!! The show can’t go on without YOU!

Please join us for an evening of fun and don't forget to stop by after the Open House for 2nd, 3rd and 4th grades!

Skate Party
Big Nine Golf Tournament

Monday, April 22nd. Noon shotgut start. Let's bring home the trophy again this year! A shout out to our champion golfers from last year...Charlie Tholl, Curtis Thurston, Tyler Hudson and Parker Hills. Looking for two more foursomes for an afternoon of teeing it for the kids. Contact paulcbarbre@gmail.com. 

Running Club

Running Club kicks off April 3rd!  K-1st Grades will meet on Wednesdays and 2nd-6th Grades will meet on Thursdays. We need parent volunteers to help with general supervision of the running area to ensure a safe environment for all students. Please see the sign up genius below to volunteer. You can reach out to Maureen Schwartz ( Maureen.schwartz@commercebank.com) or Jill Schumer ( jill.schumer@gmail.com) for any parent volunteer questions. Thank you for your consideration!



Dragon Dash - April 27

Save the date for the annual Corinth Dragon Dash, a 5K run and 1 mile fun run. The race is held annually and all proceeds benefit the Corinth PTA which helps supports the Corinth Math Aide and other community funded positions.

Register for the annual Dragon Dash at:  https://runsignup.com/Race/KS/Leawood/CorinthDragonDash

* 5K Run: $23, run begins at 7:45 a.m.
* 1 Mile Fun Run: $12, begins at 7:50 a.m.
* Sleep In (no run, free shirt, join the fun later!) $12 
* Be sure to register by April 3rd to avoid a price increase 
* Dry Fit Tees are available for an additional $10. Deadline to order Dry Fit Tees has been extended to April 4.

Packet Pickup will be available at Corinth Elementary School in the main lobby during the following dates and times:
* Thursday, April 25: 2:00-6:00 p.m.
* Friday, April 26: 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. and 2:30-4:00 p.m.
* Saturday, April 27 (Race Day): 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Contact Holly Hagman at hollyhagman@gmail.com for sponsorship opportunities.

Watch for pledge sheets coming home in the next couple of weeks. You can also set up a pledge page for your student through the registration page website.
Corinth Auction Parties

Did you buy an auction party and can't remember the details? See below for all child and adult party information. Additional details will be sent by the hosts to those that purchased a few weeks before each specific party. If you have any questions - let us know!


Thanks again for your generous support of Corinth Elementary!

SMSD Parent Education

Auction Lindsay Peattie, Betsy Ballard
Auditor Pete Reeves
Book Fair Christie Walton, Stacia Wiklund,
Debra Rettenmaier, Katie Saylor
Book Fair Event Cortney Dougherty
Chat N Chew Amber Lutes
Citizenship Margaret Chaffee
Directory Emily Watts
Dragon Dash Holly Hagman
Dragon Dash Step Up Stacey Grecian
Facebook Trisha Sims
Fall Fest Tracy Kelting, Sally Baratta
Father Daughter Dance Monica Simoneau
Field Day Maureen Schwartz
Garden Melissa Greenstein
Golf Tournament Paul Barbre
Health and Science Night (STEAM) Paige Geiger
Hospitality Jessica Felton, Christina Zahid
Ice Cream Social Becky Croker
Junior Master Gardeners Bud Smith
Mother/Son Dance Nicole Rolofson
New Families Mandy Starr
Parent Engagement/Education Jill Jolicoeur, Katie Glasier
Parent Parties Shannon DeSalvo, Natalie Frank
Reflections Cortney Dougherty
Restaurant Night Megan Barbre
Running Club Maureen Schwartz, Jill Schumer
Room Parent Coordinator Katherine Reeves, Jen Anast
School Pictures Brohan Surma
Sign/Marquee Dragon Dads
Sixth Grade Coordinators Trisha Sims,Jenn Miller, Emily Watts, Maureen Vogel
Skating Parties Leanne Beezley
SME Senior Lunch Stacey Grecian
Spirit Wear Brooke Schnurr, Elizabeth Chilcote
Staff Appreciation Jessica Felton, Natalie Frank
Timber Ridge (formally Tall Oaks) Jill Fraley, Stephanie Cherra, Colby Ritter,Trisha Sims, Racheal Rider, Stephanie Tegtmeier, Angie Lucas
Used Book Sale Jill Jolicoeur, Katie Glasier
Veteran's Day Lindsay Peattie
Walking School Bus Elizabeth Chilcote
Yearbook Molly Brammer Flynn
Youth in Action Kimberly Levitan, Stephanie Cherra
Variety/Talent Show Kristi Ecton
Volunteer Coordinator Sarah Mackay
2018-19 PTA BOARD
President: Leanne Beezley
President-Elect: Dave Benditt
Treasurer: Shelby Krumm
Assistant Treasurer: Annie Oliveri
Corresponding Secretary: Nicole Rolofson
Recording Secretary: Gretchen Selberg
VP - Ways and Means: Betsy Ballard and Lindsay Peattie
VP Legislation: Mandi Hunter
VP Membership: Emily Watts
VP Academic Enrichment: Bridget Hoffman
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