The Heights PTA is calling for a Special Meeting to announce budget amendments. This meeting will take place on Monday, December 3rd at 2:40pm in front of the school, by the flag pole. All PTA members are invited to attend.
Heights PTA would like to recognize and thank the dental practice of Dr. Meredith G. Davis located on the corner of Floyd and Arapaho for their Blue Level Sponsorship in the Heights Community Campaign. With their generous contribution, we were able tor reach our fundraising goal. Please visit Dr. Davis at www.meredithdavisdds.com to learn more about their practice and location.
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Our school counselor, Mrs. Duvall, had another fantastic Annual Career Day setup for our students where they heard first hand from some special guest speakers about their jobs, how they got there and what the working world is like. Here, Miss Texas is to talking to our children about the importance of education.
This year’s remembrance of Veteran’s Day is on Monday, November 12. Heights Elementary will be hosting a Veterans Day museum in the library and all grade levels are encouraged to contribute to this important event. If you have pictures and / or memorabilia from friends or family who served our country, please share with our students! We will take extra care to label and put your items for display. Please bring these special items to the school’s office by November 8th.
On behalf of the Heights PTA and the students of Heights Elementary, we thank each and every one of you for your contributions towards the Heights Community Campaign - 2018 / 19 Donation Drive. With your help and enormous support, Heights PTA has surpassed its goal and raised $13,943! Your generosity will help finance important community and academic enrichment programs, recognize our teachers’ hard work, provide additional funds for our classrooms and much much more. We are grateful for our strong business community, our involved families, our supportive teachers and our wonderful school. Go Wildcats!
Heights PTA invites all parents and grandparents to join a new workshop: “Navigating Screen Time with Kids and Families”: Monday, November 12th, 6:30 – 7:30 pm in the school library. Child care, games, and pizza for the kids will be hosted at no cost in the cafeteria, so feel free to bring the whole family!
This workshop will be given by Dawn Hallman, Exec.Director of Dallas Association for Parent Education (D.A.P.E.). Dawn has a Masters in Education and is Adjunct Professor of Child Development at Eastfield College. For more details, visit the website: www.dallasparentseducation.org.
Multiple screens are part of everyday life and Dawn will bring helpful ideas on successfully managing screen time. Explore what happens in the growing brains of children, how screens affect family communication, and great ways to balance the helpfulness of technology with dangers that exist. We look forward to sharing this exciting workshop with you!
FINAL WEEK - Thank you for participating in the Heights PTA Community Campaign, our yearly Fall fundraiser to raise much needed funds for PTA sponsored community and academic enrichment programs at our school. With your support, we have raised $9,300 and this money will go a long way toward financing important PTA program and Heights Enrichment Fund used by teachers for classroom needs. None of this would be possible without your support. If you haven't already, please consider donating and help us reach our goal of $10,000 by October 26th.
J.J. Pearce Pacesetters Annual Holiday Bazaar
The Pacesetters drill team of J.J. Pearce High School in Richardson will host its annual Holiday Bazaar, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 27 – Oct. 28, on the first floor of the school. What started as a small garage sale over 30 years ago has grown to an event featuring well over 200 area vendors, offering handcrafted items, clothing, home décor, food gifts, jewelry, holiday decorations and much more. The Pacesetter Holiday Bazaar welcomes over 6,000 shoppers through the doors. The event also includes the Pacesetter Café featuring a variety of selections from area restaurants, a bake sale and a sweepstakes with more than 100 fabulous prizes. It is the drill team’s only fundraiser. Profits help defray the cost of dance training and choreography, uniforms, costumes, practice gear, props and travel.
Admission and parking are free. Hours are Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sunday, Oct. 28 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. For more information go to www.pacesetterbazaar.com or www.pearcepacesetters.com. J.J. Pearce High School is located at 1600 N. Coit Road. Due to construction at J.J Pearce High School, parking is limited and carpooling is encouraged.
Richardson Heights Elementary
101 N Floyd Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
Phone: (469) 593-4400
Fax: (469) 593-4401