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PTA 2013-2014 Board

President : Jen Santos

VP : Tram Vo

VP of Events : Yeon Kim

VP of Fundraising : Swati Shah

Treasurer : Surbhi Vaidya

Secretary:  Tina Trang Nguyen

Parliamentarian:  Sherry Miller-Lo

Historian:  Nora Nichols

Webmaster:  Christine Fennell

Paypal Chair:  Nhan La

Scrips Coordinator:  Sim Gerard/Hongdan Nguyen

Box Top Coordinator:  Padmaja Yettella/Misha Toofan

Membership Chair:  Tina Trang Nguyen

Auditor:  Madhavi Deolalikar 




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Book Fair is Back!!

Please Help us With our Book Fair on May 9th in Room 33. Please Sign up on the link located below.

Thank You for your help and support.


The Gooddining Program

Dear Parents ! 
Did you know that you can help Sinnott PTA only by dining at some of your favorite places? Yes its that easy. 

Please sign up at
Select Your Cause : John Sinnott Elementary School PTA

The Gooddining Program allows members to earn donations for the cause of their choice at thousands of participating restaurants, bars and clubs. It's an easy-to-use program that's totally discreet and allows members to earn donations coast-to-coast when they visit participating restaurants, bars and clubs.

Book Fair is Back!!

May 12th - 16th 
Come purchase some great books for your family. 


2014 Sinnott PTA Rummage Sale & Goodwill truck

 2014 Sinnott PTA Rummage Sale & Goodwill truck                   Saturday May 10th from 8:00am –12:00pm



 Clean out those closets, drawers, attics and garages!

One mans trash is another mans treasure.


Each participant will be assigned a spot.  All you have to do is bring a chair and a table to set up your items.  Goodwill will also have a truck on site from 8:00am -4:00pm. 

If we fill the truck, Goodwill will donate up to $1500 to our school!   




For more information, contact Swati 408-242-2241


Thank you for supporting this exciting event!!


Last Scrip Drive for the School Year

Order gift cards for National Teacher Appreciation Day (May 6th), Mother’s Day (May 11th), Father’s Day (June 15th), Birthdays, etc.

Sinnott PTA will receive a percentage of the sale proceeds from scrip vendors. You will receive the exact dollar amount on the cards as you paid. Thanks for supporting our school!

Orders due by Thursday, April 24, 2014 --> pick-up/delivery starts Friday, May 2, 2014

Note, delivery is subject to change.

Click here for order form: 


Questions? email:

Amazon Smile

Please support Sinnott PTA by selecting Pta California Congress Of Parents Teachers & Students Inc as your charitable organization on Amazon Smile." Amazon will donate 0.5% on most purchases to our organization

Our On-line Store is Now Open

New this year!

You can now sign up for membership, make a donation or order scrips and even purchase spirit wear online.  Visit our store today! We accept payments by PayPal and some major credit cards.

Feel free to contact us at with your feedback.  We strive to improve this service and hope to hear from you. Thank you.

PTA Membership

Did you know that as a PTA member, you belong to the National PTA? Visit the National PTA website to find out what they do behind their "Every Child, One Voice" mission.

If you are not a PTA member yet, we encourage you to join today. Membership is just $10.00/personSign up online, or download our membership sign-up form. Show your child that you are an involved parent!!


We encourage all Sinnott families to participate in our annual PTA General Donation Drive.  Your contribution will go to support Sinnott students and classrooms. This is the best way to minimize or even eliminate having students sell products throughout the year so PTA can concentrate on our real goals of enriching our students' educational experience.  There are two ways to help out:

  1. Online: quick and easy!  You can pay by PayPal or by major credit cards.  CLICK HERE to go to our online store. 
  2. Fill out form, send form and check or cash to your teacher:  Click here to Download the donation form

Remember: your contribution is TAX DEDUCTIBLE!  Thank you for your contribution.

Your PTA Funds in Action

Our main goal is to enrich the students' school life. We coordinate and fund various events that foster learning, team-work, and school spirit. Our traditional sponsored activities have been but not limited to:

  • Classroom and staff supplies reimbursements

  • Purchase books for the library

  • Educational assemblies

  • Pumpkin Patch
  • Holiday Gift Shop

  • Holiday Bazaar

  • Tools/equipments requested by school custodians to use on campus

  • Walden West Science Camp contribution - to keep fees affordable

  • Family Fun Fair

  • Movie Nights

Milpitas Unified Council of PTAs

Click here to link to Milpitas Unified Council of PTAs:

Indirect Fundraising

Ocean Supermarket

Purchase Ocean Supermarket scrips to use for your shopping and 10% will go to our school. Order form can be obtained from the office, or email us at or at


Participate in this program and choose Sinnott School to receive the credit.

Use for your internet search and earn money for our school.

Be sure to choose John Sinnott Elementary School PTA as your "cause".


Good Search




Clip Box Tops and turn in to PTA to exchange for cash for our school.

Contact PTA to find out more information, or if you have other charity programs to suggest.