First Wildcat Spelling Bee will be held Friday, 3/28/14 at 6:30pm.
Students that made the Spelling Bee, will be notified and will receive more information on Monday, 3/10/14.
Thank you for all who participated in the first Wildcat Spell-A-Thon! Please remember all pledge monies are due back by Monday, 3/10/2014.
PTA Board Positions
Dear Sinnott Families:
It is time to elect next year's PTA Board.
On behalf of the nominating committee, we would like to inform you that the Sinnott PTA is looking for Board Members for the 2014-2015 school year.
These are the positions that are available:
Executive Vice President
Vice President, Events
Vice President, Fundraising
For several years, we have had a board, made up of parents supportive of the teachers and staff at John Sinnott Elementary and committed to making it the best school in the district.
We hope you will consider serving as a board member next year.
Please let us know by March 20, 2014 so that we can put your name on the ballot for the April 17, 2014 elections. Send us an email at [email protected]
Our next PTA meeting is in two weeks, Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 6:30 in the Sinnott Library. We hope to see you there.
Thank you for your consideration.
Christine Fennell, Yeon Kim, Sun Kress
Please donate to our Chromebook so we can meet our goal of $10,000!
UPDATE: Fundraising Thermometer for Chromebooks
The Chromebook is at $4155.
We will be ordering our first set of Chromebooks this week.
Thank You for your support.
Remember, donations over $25 will be put in a drawing for Happy Hallow tickets, Yogurtland, Jamba Juice, Scholastic Dollars, etc.!
Community Discount Card 2014 Winners
Top Seller #1 - Tai Lim
Tied: Top Seller #2 - Felix Luong & Brandt Dela Cruz
Top Selling Class - Ms. Constantino
The last Scrip Drive will be in April 2014.
Scrip Winter 2014 Winners
Top Seller #1 - Daniel Nguyen
Top Seller #2 - Stephanie Dang
Top Seller #3 - Sebastien Gerard
Top Selling Class - Ms. Laube
$10 Community Discount Cards
We have $10 Community Discount Cards available now. 50% ($5) will go towards the school. The discounts are re-usable until the expiration (12/31/2014). Save hundreds of dollars in discounts at local businesses.
Click here to see the card & order form: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1X_B2DsJca2Bgo228A1g2hdYyxhpD0Ym5FNvn1GqxvsQ/edit?usp=sharing
Ex: 10% off all orders at Chili's, Noah's, Panda Express or Wing Stop, Buy one, get one free Auntie Annie's Pretzel or Beard Papa's, or Free 3 oz of Yogurt at Yogurtland (min. $3 purchase),
and much more!
SHOW your card, GET your discount, KEEP your card and USE it again NEXT time!
Thanks for your support!
Questions? Please email: scrips4sinnott@gmail
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 [email protected] with your feedback. We strive to improve this service and hope to hear from you. Thank you.
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/person. Sign 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:
- Online: quick and easy! You can pay by PayPal or by major credit cards. CLICK HERE to go to our online store.
- 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
- Pumpkin Patch
Holiday Gift Shop
Tools/equipments requested by school custodians to use on campus
Walden West Science Camp contribution - to keep fees affordable
Family Fun Fair
Milpitas Unified Council of PTAs
Click here to link to Milpitas Unified Council of PTAs: