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Twain PTA with organization ID 6579587.
TARGET click here: http://www.target.com/
If you have a Target REDCard “Take Charge of Education” Visa, you can designate Twain PTA as the recipient of up to 1% of your purchases.
RALPHS click here: http://www.ralphs.com/ Pages/default.aspx
You must re register each Sept 1!
Select the Twain PTA with Organization Code: 91250.
For more ways to earn money for Twain when you shop, click here.
WELCOME TO TWAIN!
Greetings Twain Families,
Let me begin by saying that I am excited and honored to have the opportunity to serve as Principal and work with the wonderful staff and community that is Twain Elementary School. I have heard wonderful things about the families, teachers, classified staff, PTA, and community working together to provide an outstanding education for our students.
For more of Dr. Williams' Welcome Message, click here.
Tip Your Hat to Twain’s Teachers and Staff!
It’s not too late to bring a dish for our annual teacher appreciation luncheon being held this coming Monday, May 4.
Please contact Dayna Michaelsen-Martin at email@example.com if you’re able to donate or volunteer to make The Great Who Feast a success.
There are opportunities to help with the Pink Yink Ink Breakfast and Hop on Pop(corn) Bar later in the week as well.
Help us make this special week honoring Twain’s teachers and staff a Seuss-tastical event they’ll remember!
SCHOOL CENTS DEADLINE
The end date for School Cents which is May 15th, so try to turn in receipts by May 8th to ensure that the receipts are logged in and we get credit.
EARN TRIPLE POINTS IN APRIL from these stores:
Lakewood Center: The Children's Place, Claire's, Crazy 8, Disney Store, Foot Locker Kids, GAP, Icing, Kids Kloset, Payless ShoeSource and Stride Rite.
TWAIN DAY MAY 29TH!
What is Twain Day?
Twain Day is an end of the year event for all students, staff, and Twain families to enjoy together.
Every Twain student receives a free ice cream sundae, a hot dog, popcorn, an opportunity to participate in the carnival booths, win a cake in the cake walk, receives a picture from the photo booth and gets two tickets to put into the class basket raffles. Each class donates a theme basket with items such as games, movie night, sports, gardening, gift cards and so much more.
Mark Twain PTA sponsors this fun event for all the students!
Mark your calendars for Friday, May 29th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM to enjoy this event with your child.
If we do not have enough volunteers we will NOT be able to have all the activities!
To make Twain Day a success for all the students to enjoy we need volunteers! If you can help for a few hours during the event, please contact Nancy Langevin at firstname.lastname@example.org or Christina Butler at Christyb17@aol.com. Please provide your time frame you would like to help.
Do you have a business you would
like to highlight during Twain Day?
Mark Twain PTA is offering business owners
vendor space for $25. This is only for informational
purposes. No items are to be sold, but orders are
welcome. You will need to fill out a vendor
registration form and submit it prior to the event. Vendor registration forms will be in the front office.
Please contact Nancy Langevin for
Change in Bylaws
Dear PTA Members,
Every (3) years the Mark Twain Elementary PTA is required to review our existing Bylaws and to identify proposed amendments.
Proposed Bylaw amendments are then submitted to The California State PTA Parliamentarian and once reviewed are returned to the Association. The proposed amendments were shared in detail at the February PTA Association meeting. Please review the proposed amendments by clicking here.
The Association will vote on the proposed amendments at the April Association meeting, and if approved, these amendments will be adopted and will become part of our Bylaws.
Register for Summer Enrichment
Register now for the award-winning, fee-based program to be held at Carver Elementary School. Learn more. Continue
Classroom Supply Lists
To view classroom supply lists by grade level, click here.
Twain and Lowell Named Green Schools!
Where are the greenest schools in America? Two of them are in Long Beach.
For the past five years, the U.S. Department of Education has been trying to "inspire" schools to reduce their environmental impact and costs, improve the health and wellness of students and staff, and teach environmental skills. This year, Education Secretary Arne Duncan honored two Long Beach elementary schools with the Green Ribbon School Award. Read more.
Thanks to Everyone Who Came Out for the Education Celebration
School District News
April Twain Talk
T-Shirt Order Forms
Download your t-shirt order forms here and turn into the office.
To view the calendar, click here.
PTA Calendar of Events
PTA Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month @ 6:30 PM
Last Meeting of the School Year!
May 13, 2015