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.
Join us the last Tuesday of the month for dinner with friends! Watch for our yard signs on campus and announcements on our Facebook page for locations. A portion of all sales go directly to OUR school, so please make sure to let your server know you are there to support Valley View! Dine-In or Carry-Out. More Info
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, and science supplies. Even when the doors have closed for Summer, your Valley View PTA is busy advocating, training, planning, and working for every student!
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Valley View PTA is partnering with the Jonesboro Fire Dept. to make sure every home in Valley View School district has working smoke detectors. PTA will purchase new smoke detectors and the JFD will install them for the families that need them. If your home does not have working smoke detectors please fill out the form and a member of the JFD will contact you for an installation time.
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 then 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!
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 2018-2019 school year is " Heroes Around Me." Finished works must be turned in to the front office of the student's building before the deadline of October 29, 2018. An awards ceremony and celebration event will be held November 13, 2018. State level winners will be announced at the Arkansas PTA Convention Reflections Awards Luncheon on April 5, 2019. To learn more or to download forms, flyers, and rules click now.
The 2018 Kindness Blazer Run for Intermediate, October 8- October 17.
During the next 10 days, students will learn about being kind, helping others and doing the right thing with fun videos made by Jr High East and daily announcements by Mrs. Bradsher and Mrs. Cline.
We hope to inspire students to choose kindness every day. Please follow us on Facebook to see these videos and great posters made by Jr High East. There are great prizes for the students to earn as they collect donations! Please look for the packet on Monday containing all the information about the 1st Blazer Kindness Run. In a world where you can be anything…. BE KIND!
Our next Meeting will be held on Monday, October 29, 2018, at 6 p.m. in the VVHS Cafeteria. Refreshments will be provided. All and welcome and encouraged to attend. Read Meeting Minutes from past meetings by clicking here.
PTA is so excited to introduce a new program, the Blazer Closet to Valley View School. The Blazer Closet will provide students with free gently used or new spirit clothing. The student will receive Blazer Spirit attire throughout the school year as it becomes available.
If you would like your child to take advantage of this program please fill out the form and return it to school.