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Upcoming Events 

11/19-11/21 – 5th Grade Adventure Camp

11/22 – Spirit Night @ Campisi's (3:00-9:00 PM)

11/24-11/28  – Student/Teacher Holiday

12/5 – Deputy Store

4th 10:30 AM 

2nd  10:55 AM 

1st  11:20 AM 

4th  11:45 AM

12/11 – Bingo Night (6:30-8:00 PM)

12/19 – Winter Classroom Parties

12/19 – Early Release (12 PM)

12/22-1/2  – Student/Teacher Holiday

1/5 – Student Holiday 

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Deputy Highlights

Deputy Star

November 2014

November 2014 - Spanish

  

October 2014

October 2014 - Spanish

 

September 2014

September 2014 - Spanish

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Volunteers of the Month

(2014-2015)

October

Sarah Lueb

Jenny Sideris

Jill Studley

 

 September

Chad Prochaska

 

August

Fran Carsner

 Jessica Harper

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Welcome to Daffron Elementary PTA

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                  Reflections Deadline is December 8            

Reflections is presented by the National PTA through the Texas PTA chapters. The theme for this year is "The World Would be a Better Place if ..." Students may enter more than once in a single category or in multiple categories. An entry form must be provide with each submission. Select the logo to the left above to access the English form and select the logo to the right to access the Spanish form. Submission forms and guidelines are also available at http://www.txpta.org/programs/reflections/participate/. Please contact Mindy Dember at mindy.dember@pisd.edu or Whitney Dombroski at whitney.dombroski@pisd.edu if you have any questions.  

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"Let's Make a Thanksgiving Dinner" Food Drive!    

Sponsored by 5th Grade Students Thinking of People (STOP)

 

The STOP students want to thank you for all of the generous donations. They collected 1,218 cans/boxes of food for Minnie's Food Pantry, which has a list of over 2,200 Plano families waiting for a Thanksgiving Dinner! They also raised nearly $300 for The Samaritan Inn, the largest homeless shelter in Collin County. Thanks for your donations and support! 

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      Red Ribbon Week  

Mission Possible Kids thanks you for all of your donations during Red Ribbon Week! With your generosity we were able to present God's Food Pantry with the following:

  • 528 food items
  • 204 cleaning supply items
  • 418 toiletries/dental hygiene products

 

God's Food Pantry is very grateful for all of the donations! Thanks for your support!   

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Daffron Elementary's 4th Annual Jog-A-Thon

Thanks to the Daffron students, parent, teachers, and staff for making the Jog-A-Thon so successful.  We truly appreciate everyone's support!

 

Log onto www.thegetmovincrew.com to view your child's prograss if they created a fundraising webpage. Select the Jog-A-Thon logo above to see the flyer with full instructions.

 

2014 Meet and Greet Picnic presented by the Daffron Dad's Club

Thanks to the Daffron Dad's Club for the Meet and Greet Picnic!

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      Box Tops for Education - Earn Cash for Our School!

Thanks for bringing in your Box Tops and Label for Education. Together, we raised $836 from Box Tops. We also collected 1,092 Labels for Education points, which can be traded in for supplies and games for the school. Keep saving for the next Box Tops drive. Please contact Jill Rashdi at jillmarigold@gmail.com if you have any questions. 

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Life Member Nominations 

It is that time of year, when we honor a few individuals for their hard work and continued support of the Daffron PTA. It is time to accept nominations for the 2014-2015 PTA Life Member Award. The person(s) you nominate should have "contributed significantly to the development of the work of the PTA." The nominee can be a parent, staff member, or community volunteer. This is meant to honor anyone who supports the PTA and gives that extra to make the difference. 

All nominations are kept confidential. Please select the link above for the form. You can email the completed form to Celeste Latham at membership@daffronpta.org or drop it in the PTA box in the office. The deadline for nominations is December 5. 

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      Daffron 2014-2015 Executive Board

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

  • President: Michael Grant
  • 1st Vice President - Programs: Shari Hopkins
  • 2nd Vice President - Membership: Celeste Latham
  • 3rd Vice President - Ways and Means: Coleen Difiglia
  • 4th Vice President - Communications: Lavina Kayyal
  • Secretary: Holly Slotkin
  • Treasurer: Carol Jennings

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Registration Forms  

It isn't too late to join the PTA. Please complete the following for the 2014-2015 school year. 

1. Daffron Elementary PTA Online Registration opens August 1 at 5 PM - Click Here to Start

If you updated your information on daffronpta.org after 7/1/14, please revisit the site and confirm your information as new forms are available now.

  • Join the Daffron PTA and pay for your membership
  • Make a donation to the Daffron PTA
  • Complete your mandatory student directory release forms
  • 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 can NOT access your personal information.

 

2. PISD Volunteer Application - Click Here

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

 

3. Daffron eNews - Click Here

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

 

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

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Daffron's New School

Between spring 2013 and August 2014, Daffron went through extensive remodeling that increased the school size by over 10,000 square feet.  Enjoy your new school!  

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Questions 

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

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