This is your last chance to order a MTE yearbook for the 2020-2021 school year! Our ordering platform will stop accepting orders after 11:59 p.m. on Friday, April 23, 2021. We anticipate that there will be an extremely limited number of extras this year so be sure to secure yours by ordering today!
Greetings, MTE Families! In this packet you will find many fun activities to do as we read our One School One Book selection, A Boy Called Bat, together over the next month. Please note that many of your supplies are in this packet or the paper bag sent home with your student (or picked up from school). Items in italics should be provided from home.
Please join our OSOB Google Classroom to access our instructional videos and
supporting information! To join, go to Google Classroom from Clever. DO NOT
CLICK ON YOUR TEACHER’S PAGE! Find the + sign in the upper right corner and click it. Enter class code u7iwhnt to become part of the OSOB class! Updates for each week of the program will be posted each Sunday.
Here's the Calendar of Events for OSOB.
Please note that many of your supplies are in a packet that will be in a paper bag sent home with your student (or picked up from school). Items in italics should be provided from home.
It is time for the Matthew Turner Elementary One School One Book program! In-person students will receive their books and materials on Monday, April 19, 2021. Virtual students may pick up their materials and books from the bins outside the office beginning after lunch on Monday. Please watch for more information from your teachers and the PTA as we begin this month-long adventure!
Read Across America Week is March 1-5 There are two fun activities on Monday and Wednesday evenings next week, we hope you can join in!
Go to https://www.smore.com/efpg6 to check out the whole week's activities
Attention all MTE PTA members in good standing :
The 2021/2022 PTA Board Elections are coming up and will take place during our General Meeting on March 17th at 6pm via Zoom (link to be released closer to meeting date).
The following are the candidates running for positions :
VP Fundraising- Kim Macenski
VP Membership- Gigi Villanueva
VP Programs- Tamara Small
Treasurer- Cayla Northrup
Outreach- Randy Villanueva
Historian- Kristina Behnam
Secretary- Nicole Newton
Communications- Jaclyn Prebula
Auditor- Bret Prebula
Additional candidates may run for any board position if they have been a current PTA member in good standing for 30 days prior to the election. They may nominate themselves from the floor at the election meeting during the allotted time.
Ballots will be available the night of the Election Meeting ONLY. Members who wish to vote must be in attendance at the election meeting. Only PTA members in good standing for at least 30 days prior to the meeting will receive a ballot and be eligible to vote. Members will check in using the chat box at the beginning of the meeting so that eligibility to vote can be verified. Once they are verified as a member in good standing from the membership list, they will receive a ballot. No proxy votes allowed.
Current candidates will be listed on the ballot. If another verified member(s) should nominate themselves to run for a position during the meeting, members will write their name in on the ballot under the appropriate board position they are running for.
Final reminder: applications for the 2021-22 PTA board are due today. The attached document has links to job descriptions, 3 application questions and the email address to submit your application.
If you have any questions about the positions, time commitment, day to day responsibilities, or application/election process, please don't hesitate to reach out to Kate Munn (President) or Jaclyn Prebula (VP of Programs and member of nominating committee) or anyone on the current board. We are happy to share our experience or answer questions.
Our PTA Board is looking for a new VP of Outreach! Below is a list of duties for this role:
California State PTA recognizes that representative involvement of a diversity of stakeholder groups of all backgrounds enriches PTA leadership activities in ways that more soundly promote the well-being of all children, youth, and their families.
As advocates for children, PTA is most effective when we:
Our PTA Board is looking for a new VP of Programs! Below is a list of duties for this role:
Happy Valentine's Day, Turner Dolphins! Here are some fun Valentine's Day-inspired projects that your art docents have pulled together using materials you may have at home. Be creative, enjoy your time off from school, and post pictures of your Valentine's Day creations!