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<<June 2016>>


Upcoming Events 

8/19 – Meet Your Teacher, 7:30-8:30 a.m.

8/22 – First Day of School

8/23 – Parent Night (by teacher), 6 & 7 p.m.

9/5 – Student/Teacher Holiday


Volunteers of the Month




Ashley Mallard

Edith Sanabria & Angelo Boutin

Liz Vargas



Kimber Graham

Jill Rashdi

Dominique Vitry



Gabriela Beltran & Julio Mota

Mirutska Wheat

Mariela Zavala



Julia Almaguer

Wendi Hart

Valerie Mayo



Whitney Dombroski

Heidi Jostes

Holly Slotkin



Lara Orlic

Sandy Pajak 

Scott Pruitt



 Martheil Clanton

Rebecca Grant 

Laura Trees



Chad & Connie Prochaska

Jill Studley

Barbara Marks



Fran Carsner

Jessica Harper

Audrey Wagner 




Welcome to Daffron Elementary PTA


Special Announcement for Ethan Scott May, Former Daffron Student

Ethan Scott May passed away on June 14, 2016. He was only 14 years old. His parents, Paige Brettel-May and Steven May, and his sister, Riley May, request your attendance to help lay him to rest on Tuesday, June 21, 2016.


Church services will be held at 10 AM at Prestonwood Baptist Church. Following the service, the family will receive condolences in the Fireside Room. The burial will follow at 1 PM at Ridgeview Cemetery in Allen, TX. The church and funeral services are open to the public. The family regrets that due to time constraints and limited resources, they are keeping the reception private (invitation only) for the family and closest friends. However, the family is planning an open-invitation celebration of Ethan's life to take place before the new school year. Ethan's family would like the opportunity for all of the children and parents who loved him to have the chance to gather in remembrance of his life and spirit. The details will be posted on social media when available.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of your choosing in Ethan's honor.


Registration Forms   

Online registration will be available at the beginning of August for the 2016-2017 school year. Select the Join PTA graphic below to register on the Daffron PTA website. You can also complete your PISD Volunteer Application and sign up for eNews by selecting the respective graphic below.  


    • Join the Daffron PTA and pay for your membership
    • Order a yearbook and spirit wear
    • Make a donation to the Daffron PTA
    • Complete your mandatory student directory release form
    • Sign up to volunteer (We need everyone's help!)
    • Note you can pay for your online purchases using PayPal (You do not need to create a PayPal account. Any questions regarding PayPal should be directed to PayPal, as we CANNOT access your personal information.)

2. PISD Parent Portal

  • Complete PISD required forms online via Parent Portal (These forms must be filled out before you receive your child's teacher assignment.)
  • Complete your Daffron PTA mandatory website/media release forms
  • If you have a new student, please contact the Daffron office at 469.752.0900 to receive your child's Student ID


  • Complete your volunteer application
  • This needs to be completed every school year 


  • Register for Daffron eNews
  • Receive email updates throughout the school year 

If you have any questions, please send an email to questions@daffronpta.org   


 Buy a Brick Fundraiser 

Thanks for supporting Daffron PTA through the Buy a Brick Fundraiser. Please contact Michael Grant at president@daffronpta.org if you have any questions.  


School Supplies 

If you ordered school supplies in May, they will delivered to your child's classroom at Meet the Teacher. Please contact Sandy Pajak at schoolsupplies@daffronpta.org if you have any questions.



If you ordered a yearbook after school was out, they will be available at the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year. Please contact Dominique Vitry at yearbook@daffronpta.org if you have questions.


Daffron PTA 2016-2017 Executive Board

The Daffron Elementary PTA Executive Board for the 2016-2017 school year includes the following:

  • President - Jenny Sideris
  • 1st Vice President, Programs - Carol Jennings
  • 2nd Vice President, Membership - Audrey Wagner
  • 3rd Vice President, Ways and Means - Sandy Pajak
  • 4th Vice President, Communications - Holly Slotkin
  • Treasurer - Shari Hopkins
  • Secretary - Saee Kulkaarni


The officer installation will take place at the May General PTA Meeting. If you have any questions or comments, please contact Michael Grant at president@daffronpta.org. If you are interested or know of someone who wants to serve in a chair position on the PTA for 2016-2017, please send an email to info@daffronpta.org.


     Daffron 2015-2016 Executive Board

The executive board is listed below. If you have any questions, please contact Michael Grant at president@daffronpta.org.

  • President - Michael Grant
  • 1st Vice President, Programs - Shari Hopkins
  • 2nd Vice President, Membership - OPEN
  • 3rd Vice President, Ways and Means - Eugenia Sideris
  • 4th Vice President, Communications - Lavina Kayyal
  • Secretary - Saee Kulkarni
  • Treasurer - Carol Jennings 


Corporate Partnerships - Earn Cash for Our School!       

Here are a few simple things you can do to support your school. Please select the Box Tops logo for additional information and the necessary forms.

  • Box Tops for Education Program - Collect Box Tops from participating products and submit them online or turn them into the Daffron PTA mailbox in the school office. Look for special contests twice a year to win prizes for your child's classroom.
  • Good Neighbor Program at Tom Thumb - Fill out the Good Neighbor Program form and bring it to your Tom Thumb store. 1% of any purchase made with your Rewards card will go to Daffron PTA. Be sure to give them our ID #6135.
  • Community Rewards at Kroger - Shop at Kroger with your card, and Kroger will send money to our school. To get your account set up, go to this link: https://www.kroger.com/account/enrollCommunityRewardsNow. Our ID is #83351, or you can type in our school name.
  • Amazon Prime Smile - If you are already an Amazon Prime member (or want to become one), go to smile.amazon.com. When you are asked to elect the organization you want to support, type in Daffron. Going forward, .5% of the sale price will be donated to  our school.

Please contact Jill Rashdi at corppartners@daffronpta.org if you have any questions. 


World Wear Project  

Daffron Elementary PTA has partnered with the World Wear Project in a new fundraising effort. The goal is to make gently worn clothing and shoes affordable and available to people domestically and internationally who might otherwise be unable to afford new clothing. A shoe and clothing donation bin is located in the main Daffron parking lot near the basketball courts. Proceeds will benefit Daffron Elementary PTA. 

  • Students and parents are invited to contribute used shoes, clothing, belts, hats, purses, wallets, backpacks, hard toys, stuffed animals, pots, and pans for collection.
  • World Wear can NOT accept furniture, knives, kitchen appliances, appliances with cords or items made of glass.  


If you have any questions, please contact Jill Rashdi at environmental@daffronpta.org.



If you have any questions, please send an email to questions@daffronpta.org