Upcoming Events
Italics = added this week

April 22-25

-Spirit Week


- SMSD Big 9 Golf Tournament

April 25
- 5th Grade Open House 5:30
- 5th Grade Musical 6:00

April 27
- Dragon Dash

May 1
- Variety Show Auditions

May 2
- Early Dismissal - Professional Learning 
-  PTA General Membership Meeting in Cafeteria at 8:15 am
- PTA Board Meeting
- Mother/Son Skate at Skate City 7-9 pm

May 3
- No School - Professional Learning

May 8
- Walk/Bike to School

May 10
- Field Day

May 13
- Jump Up Day
- Field Day Rain Out 

May 14
- Chipotle Prairie Village Restaurant Night 4-8 pm

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!

Happy Easter! Dragon Dash Spirit Week is this week, April 22-25. And don't forget Dragon Dash is fast approaching on April 27. Please register!

  • Monday: Kansas City Day (anything that says or symbolizes Kansas City)
  • Tuesday: Favorite Sport Day (dress like a player of your favorite sport)
  • Wednesday: Red, White and Blue Day
  • Thursday: Track Star Day
  • Friday: Corinth Spirit Wear Day

It's time to purchase school supplies! See below for more information. 

Also, come vote in our new 2019-2020 PTA board slate on Thursday, May 2 at the PTA General Membership Meeting at 8:15 in the cafeteria.

Looking for two volunteers to co-chair Fall Fest this coming Fall. The Fall Fest chairs coordinate the activities and volunteers for the evening of Fall Fest. The date and carnival contract have already been solidfied. Please contact Dave Benditt davebenditt@gmail.com if interested or for more details.

Here's what's coming up: 

  • April 22: SMSD Big 9 Golf Tournament
  • April 25: 5th grade open house and musical
  • April 27: Dragon Dash
  • May 1: Variety Show Auditions
  • May 2: PTA General Membership Meeting 8:15
  • May 2: Early Dismissal
  • May 2: Mother/Son Skate
  • May 3: No School

Leanne Beezley
PTA President

School Supplies Available to Order!


Corinth School Supply page is live! We are participating in a school supplies program with Yubbler.com this year. When you purchase your school supplies on Yubbler.com, our school will receive 50% of the profits! Look for a flyer in your backpack mail with more details.

  • One click ordering makes back-to-school shopping simple!
  • All lists are teacher approved
  • Parents can customize orders (buy only what you need)
  • Quality, name-brand products you trust
  • Low prices and free next-day shipping to your home
  • The school gets half the profits!

Register for a coupon code here:


Remember to order by July 31, 2019 so you get your supplies before the 1st day of school.

Discount schedule:

  • April orders, up to 20% off
  • May orders, up to 15% off
  • June orders, up to 10% off
  • July orders, up to 5% off

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

**Even if you and your family can't attend Dragon Dash due to Spring sports and activities, you can still participate by choosing the Sleep in option and/or collecting pledges for some amazing prizes. The Sleep-In option is also a great way for out of town friends and family to support Corinth and get an awesome race t-shirt!**

* 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 

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.

You can also set up a pledge page for your student through the registration page.

Contact Holly Hagman at hollyhagman@gmail.com with questions.
Mother/Son Skate


Walk Bike or Roll - May 8



2019-2020 PTA Board Slate

The nominating committee has worked hard to assemble a great slate for the 2019-2020 PTA Board. Please join us for coffee on Thursday, May 2 at 8:15 in the cafeteria for our final PTA Membership Meeting to vote in the new board members. 

In addition, the board has voted to add a new position for next year...VP Experiences and Community Events. That position will oversee many of the non-fundraising PTA activities at Corinth.

President: Dave Benditt
President-Elect: Joe Bush
Treasurer: Annie Oliveri
Assistant Treasurer: Shelby Krumm
Corresponding Secretary: Nicole Rolofson
Recording Secretary: Corie English
VP Ways and Means: Betsy Ballard and Lindsay Peattie
VP Legislation: Mandi Hunter
VP Membership: Lily Stork
VP Academic Enrichment: Carla Lien
VP Experiences/Community Events: Bridget Hoffman
Field Day

FIELD DAY will be held on Friday, May 10th (Rainout will be Monday, May 13th)

  • 4th – 5th Graders 9:00-11:15
  • Kindergarten 12:30 – 2:00
  • 1st – 3rd Graders 12:45 – 2:45

As with previous years, 6th Graders will help coordinate the activities, however we will still need parent volunteers to prep and oversee stations at the event. Please use the Sign Up Genius below to volunteer to assist. This is a great way to help out and ensure your Dragons have a fun field day! 



Contact Maureen Schwartz ( Maureen.schwartz@commercebank.com) with any questions.

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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