Snap pictures of your receipts from any store that primarily sells food, health or beauty items to earn Roo Points (cash donations) for our school. It doesn't matter where you shop or what items you buy - Shoparoo will make a cash donation to our school for your receipt! Receipts from clothing stores, gas stations and restaurants will enter our school in a $1000 monthly sweepstakes and a $15,000 yearly sweepstakes! Check out Shoparoo.com for more details.
Children of parents who talk to their teens regularly about drugs are 42% less likely to use drugs than those who don't, yet only a quarter of teens report having these conversations. The National Family Partnership organized the first Nationwide Red Ribbon Campaign. NFP provides drug awareness by sponsoring the annual National Red Ribbon Campaign™. Since its beginning in 1985, the Red Ribbon has touched the lives of millions of people around the world.
Our Membership Drive is on and we need you! You can easily become a member by clicking on our online form (online payment portal) or click and print a paper form now. There are so many reasons to join the Valley View PTA but the #1 reason is to become more active and aware in your child's education and affording you the voice to be an advocate for all of our children in the Valley View School District. Learn more about membership and levels of membership options.
Whatever "it" is, we want you to know about it! Our membership drive kicks off the year and we hit the ground running with things, such as; Red Ribbon Week, the Dana Jones Memorial 5K and Fall Festival. As the temperature begins to change and the school year progresses, we stay busy promoting health and safety campaigns, anti-bullying, PBIS, arts in education with our Reflections program, collecting scholarship submissions, fundraising to purchase items like library books, technology needs, science supplies and U-Lockits. Even when the doors have closed for Summer, your Valley View PTA is busy advocating and working for every student!
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Clip and save Box Tops for Education labels for an easy way to donate to our school! Print Box Tops fun pages for easy ways to save and the turn them in during our Fall and Spring contests. The winning classroom in each grade will win a special treat or event! What most would consider trash, we save and submit to receive an average of $3000 to $4000 annually!
Valley View PTA and Valley View Jr. High have joined forces to bring a rockin'-sockin' dodgeball tournament to campus! The big event will take place on Saturday, February 24th at 10:00 AM in the multipurpose gym. Four age brackets: 5th-6th Grade / 7th-9th Grade / 10th-12th Grade / Adult; 8 player teams with 2 optional alternates; Prizes awarded for Best Uniform, Best Team, Name, and Best Team Entrance - "Extra Chance" tickets available on-site (limit 5 per player). Registration is $5 per player. Sign up no later than February 10th.
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National PTA Reflections welcomes all grades and abilities to explore and be involved in the arts. Annually, thousands of students will reflect on a common theme and create original works of art in the categories of dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and visual arts. The theme for the 2017-2018 school year is " Within Reach." Reflections entries due with a completed entry form by the end of the school day on October 10, 2017. Winners to be announced at the October 30th PTA Meeting at 6:00 pm, in the VVHS cafeteria. State level winners will be announced at the Arkansas PTA Convention Reflections Awards Luncheon on April 27, 2018. To learn more or to download forms, flyers, and rules click now.
The 2017 Valley View Fall Festival is Saturday, October 21st, 11 am until 3 pm at the Baseball Fields on Valley View campus. There is SO MUCH to see and do this year, with a parade to kick things off, more than 30 game booths, 8 giant inflatables, barbecue and other great concessions, talented arts and crafts vendors, a country store with homemade baked goods and handmade items , an awesome silent auction and even special secret celebrity guests, that you will not want tp miss! Join us for a guaranteed good time for the entire family, on October 21st at the Valley View Fall Festival! Get more information, printable forms, and the latest news by visiting our Fall Festival Page.
Our January Meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the VVHS cafeteria. A light dinner will be provided, as well as childcare. All and welcome and encouraged to attend. Read Meeting Minutes from past meetings by clicking here.
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Valley View every time you shop, at no cost to you. Using your same account on Amazon.com and AmazonSmile, select Valley View Elementary PTA to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. Even though we are registered as VV Elementary PTA, the funds obtained are used all over campus!
The Third Annual Dana Jones Memorial 5K Fun Run / Walk will be held on Saturday, October 21st in conjunction with the Valley View PTA Fall Festival. The run begins at 8:30 am at the VVHS Gymnasium and travels down Dana Jones Road. A large portion of the proceeds will benefit the Dana Jones Scholarship Fund. Prizes will be awarded immediately after the last participant crosses the finish line. You may also register as a virtual runner so that your donation is made in her honor. You still receive a t-shirt, but it is not necessary that you actually participate. Register online now or the morning of the event. This is not a timed event. Prizes will be awarded to male and female 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners and to every child 12 years and under. Learn more or click for ONLINE REGISTRATION. Click for a printable PAPER REGISTRATION. Click for more information on becoming a SPONSOR.