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Hi Mustang families – please join us tonight as we welcome DCPS leadership at our PTA meeting. We’ll start at 6:30 pm and have childcare available from Star Acheivers. Winter wreaths, long-sleeve shirts, hoodies and jackets will be on sale too.

See you this evening!

Liz and the PTA board


Principal Hedlund welcome and updates/highlights

PTA budget update and Oct PTA meeting minutes review

LSAT meeting highlights

PTA STEM purchase updates

Responsive Classroom training in Dec for 5 teachers

Community Center update 

DCPS Tech update – 3rd grade computer implementation

Fall Fest recap and feedback

Grants Committee update – gardening, play equipment, committee working on identifying others

Winter Holiday concert and needs from the PTA  with Ms. Periera

Student Government update with Ms. Periera

2020 events: Camp Fair (Jan), Jazz Night (Feb), Talent Show (March – TBD), Gala and Auction (April) – looking for leads and committee members

Upcoming Events:

Winter greens fundraiser – through Nov 26  

Annual Shepherd Bake Sale – Fri, Dec 6th from 3:30-6:30

GALA and AUCTION planning meeting – Wed, Dec 4 at 5 pm (will have a conf line)

Ed Fest – Sat, Dec 14 from 11-3 (need teachers, students and parents)    

Shepherd teacher/staff holiday party – Wed, Dec 18