Welcome to the 2014-2015 School Year!
We are Parents Supporting Teachers, Supporting KWC Students
Welcome to the Kenneth W. Culbert PTA page! We know that the next couple of months will be hectic for all of us. With the return to homework, after-school activities, and sports, the calendars will be full. We would encourage all of you to take the time to check our Web site periodically for useful school and PTA information. We have a lot of things planned for the next couple of months.
Everyone has the opportunity to join the PTA, talk to our committee chairs, learn about the events the PTA has planned, and much more. We would like to personally invite you to our PTA meetings
. Don't hesitate to contact anyone on the board
if you have any questions or just want to share an idea!!
Calendar of Events
1- “Gingerbread Givers” event ends on December 17th. Buy a gift on any of the gingerbread in the office to support Culbert students.
3- Spirit Night Velocity Wings 5-9
5- Fifth Grade Movie Night
10- LEAP (Loudoun Education Alliance of Parents) at 7 pm. Topic is “The State of the Arts and Foreign Language Education”
12- Parents' Night Out TopKick 6-10:00pm (see TopKick tab)
(Pizza, Martial Arts games, tips against bullying, decorate kick board $25/child)
16- Spirit Night at KFC/Taco Bell in Purcellville
22-Jan 2 Winter Break
Sign Ups for WatchD.O.G.S. is now available!
are on Facebook!!
If you are a
Facebook user, just search for "Kenneth W. Culbert Elementary School PTA"
and click the "join" button to get updates about events, activities,
news, and more!!
CULBERT PTA Needs You!!
in helping with the PTA activities for the 2014-2015 school year? Please take a
look at the Volunteer Opportunities tab and find out how you
can help! Volunteers are vital to the success
of our school.
the years, funds raised from PTA Membership dues and various PTA sponsored
fundraising events go toward many programs that benefit our children. Besides
the purchase of the Chromebooks, the PTA has helped “behind-the-scenes” to
sponsor the following:
- Cultural Arts programs / School Assemblies such as Stone Soup, BMX Bike Assembly, Celtic Dancers, Wildlife Ambassadors
- Reimbursement to teachers for classroom supplies
- Events: Fall Carnival, BINGO night, Color ME Fun RUN Race, Movie Night, Basket Raffle, Talent Show, Donuts with Dad, Watch D.O.G.S. Dad program...
- Student Agendas
- Educational Discovery Programs: Math Club, and Odyssey of the Mind
"More than 30 years of
research has proven that children do better when their parents are involved
both at home and school. Grades are higher. Test scores rise.
Self-esteem grows. Schools improve. These are powerful
outcomes from your active involvement in your child's education, so join the
PTA." (National PTA)