1/21 Portland Council PTA General Meeting: Focus on Diversity and Inclusion

Please join us for an informative meeting including Q&A session with Scott School PTA about implementing successful strategies for increasing family engagement in a diverse community. This is a great opportunity to hear first-hand from a PTA who is doing great work!¬†Read more here (page 36) about Scott PTA, who was featured in PDX Parent … Continue reading 1/21 Portland Council PTA General Meeting: Focus on Diversity and Inclusion

Reminder: First PTA meeting tomorrow, pizza provided

Tuesday 9/10 | 6 PM | Chapman Library (room 17) Join us tomorrow evening for our first PTA meeting of the year. Get updates from teachers and administrators about what is in store for the year. Learn about what PTA does and how we work with the Chapman Educational Foundation as the Friends of Chapman. … Continue reading Reminder: First PTA meeting tomorrow, pizza provided

Calling all freelancers, side-giggers, contractors and otherwise self-employed business owners!

Do you own your own business, freelance, or have a little something going on the side? Do you ever wish you had a community-based directory of businesses and services to call on or refer others to? Parent Lissa Manion has stepped up to help us create a community business directory. If you provide a service … Continue reading Calling all freelancers, side-giggers, contractors and otherwise self-employed business owners!

Rescheduled: PTA Digital Family Night. PTA meeting is back on, March 12 featuring an internet safety talk from Gwen Sullivan

We need to re-schedule the PTA digital families night originally set for next Tuesday, March 12. Keep an eye out for more information about a new date (and possible location!) for this event! Next Tuesday, March 12 we'll have a regular PTA meeting featuring an internet safety talk by our media specialist Gwen Sullivan. An … Continue reading Rescheduled: PTA Digital Family Night. PTA meeting is back on, March 12 featuring an internet safety talk from Gwen Sullivan

January and February PTA Notes are now posted

Apologies for the delay. Notes from January and February PTA meetings are now posted. Note: PTA members receive these notes and agendas prior to our monthly meetings directly from Chapman PTA President Morgan Nystrom.¬† More on PTA and how to join here. As we get closer to the end of the school year, learn more … Continue reading January and February PTA Notes are now posted

Chapman wins national PTA grant, will host digital education night for families March 12.

Chapman Elementary is one of five schools in Oregon and 200 across the nation to receive a national digital communities PTA grant. The award is for $1000 and will fund our online parent education night on the evening of March 12. Mark your calendars!  The grant is one part of PTA Connected, an initiative to … Continue reading Chapman wins national PTA grant, will host digital education night for families March 12.

Reminder: PTA meeting tomorrow (Tuesday), 6 p.m.

December agenda, November notes and related materials for here. We will be voting in a new Vice President, discussing possibility of an upcoming internet safety parent education night and hoping for information on MAPS testing and response to concern about math SBAC scores in general. All PTA members are eligible to vote. CURRENTLY, WE HAVE … Continue reading Reminder: PTA meeting tomorrow (Tuesday), 6 p.m.

Kindergarten’s return to main campus will be main topic at Tuesday night’s PTA meeting

Tuesday's PTA meeting will be largely devoted to discussing kindergarten transition back to main campus. Childcare and light snacks will be available. Meeting starts at 6 p.m. and it is fine to arrive late/leave early. All are welcome. PTA members are eligible to vote. If you have not joined the PTA yet, you may do … Continue reading Kindergarten’s return to main campus will be main topic at Tuesday night’s PTA meeting