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    Welcome to Fred A. Toomer Elementary School's PTA page! The teachers, administration, students, and families at Toomer all work together to make our school a great place for our students to learn and thrive. We are proud of our school and our community spirit and we want to help all families feel a part of the school community and be better able to support their child’s learning at home. 

    Our goal as a PTA is to provide a space for Toomer parents from all three of the school’s feeder neighborhoods to get to know each other, build meaningful relationships with each other, offer support to each other, and learn from each other how to best advocate for all Toomer students. 

    Additionally, we align our efforts on the priorities identified by school leadership to improve outcomes for students and strengthen the entire school community.

    These are our current projects and initiatives:

    • Host Let’s Talk about Toomer panels for prospective parents to hear more about their neighborhood school
    • Run an online Spirit Store
    • Host monthly Parent Coffees in the breezeway
    • Work with school leadership to create a parent directory 
    • Host virtual "meet & greets" for parents via Zoom
    • Organize monthly Dine Outs/Take Outs at neighborhood restaurants 
    • Develop and distribute a Community Cookbook
    • Maintain a Uniform closet for use by all Toomer families
    • Organize school “service days”
    • Help establish a school snack program
    • Fund and organize teacher appreciation
    • Fund Teacher of the Month/Teacher of the Year celebrations
    • Send weekly announcements & monthly newsletters
    • Engage with the community on social media
    • Collect feedback and questions from parents to share with admin in advance of parent meetings

    Please complete the PTA’s parent network membership form here in order to receive emails about events and activities, opportunities to volunteer and get involved with any of our projects and initiatives, as well as community resources available to you and your family. MEMBERSHIP in our Parent Network IS FREE.  Donations for the PTA will always be accepted in any amount and in the 2021-2022 school year. Click on the "Donate to the PTA" link on the left-hand side of the page to send your donation to our PayPal account at fatepta@gmail.com. You can also visit our FaceBook page and click on the "donate" button.

    Keep in Touch!

    We want to hear from you! If we can ever help you connect to the right person in the community or point you towards a needed resource, please let us know. It is families such as yours that make our activities successful and our community strong. Involved parents help improve outcomes for ALL students. We need you! If you would be interested in serving on the PTA Board this year, please email us. 

     

    We look forward to meeting you-

    2021-2022 PTA Executive Board

    Email us at fatepta@gmail.com

    Call or TEXT us at 678-404-9423