New kindergartners and their families are welcome as Peabody celebrates the arrival of our newest Eagles. Thanks to our adopters at Neighborhood Church, the students (and any siblings) are invited to hangout and enjoy frozen treats with plenty of adult supervision while their parents get to know our fabulous Kindergarten teachers and their classrooms. Of course, after orientation, the grownups are invited to have a treat, too!
What: Kindergarten Orientation and Ice Cream Social
When: Tuesday, August 12 from 6PM to 7:30PM
Where: Peabody Elementary Cafetorium
We all know August 7th is Election Day in Shelby County … but did you know it’s also the kick-off for the Peabody PTA Elections?!
Many thanks to all those who have volunteered to serve!
If board service is not for you, there are a host of other ways to be involved in the Peabody PTA. We’ve included some of those on the PTA Board Ballot below! So consider checking a box or two for volunteer opportunities you might find interesting — and someone from the PTA will follow up.
Also, please take time to vote. Even though everyone is unopposed, the votes certify the election process. Plus, it also makes our officers feel really good when more than just a handful of people affirm their volunteerism with a vote!
This poll closes on Thursday, August 14th.
If you’d like to become a regular volunteer, you can download this form and return it to the main office:
You can also fill out this form online to volunteer!
If you have any questions, just contact WatchDOGS coordinator and Peabody dad, Josh Spickler at 901-216-2024
During our PTA Retreat and other volunteer events, several parents expressed interest in running for PTA office. If you would like to run or nominate a Peabody parent to run, please fill out this form. If you are nominating someone, please make sure you confirm his/her interest in serving.
The PTA is an important partner with the administration, faculty and staff at Peabody Elementary. Service on this board takes dedication and effort but will be one of the most rewarding things you can do for your child’s education.
Don’t worry. If you’re not interested in serving on the board, we will soon be providing a variety of opportunities for you to be involved!
Nominations close on Wednesday at Midnight.