Category: General News

Skate Party: Show Your Holiday Spirit!

Yearbook Info 2019-2020

Dine Out For Smith at BJ’s Pizza on 11/14!

Costume Swap: Donate What You Can And Take What You Need!

Don’t miss the 1st Annual Smith PTA Halloween Costume Swap! Have your kiddos outgrown their costumes? Cleaning out closets? Donate your new or gently used costumes (children/youth) and/or accessories Monday 10/14 – Wednesday 10/16 in the morning from 8:00-8:20 a.m. by the flagpole. Come by and pick up a costume with a parent on Thursday …

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Red Ribbon Week 2019

Pumpkin Patch Is Coming Up on 10/25!

We are so excited about our Family Fun Fall Festival, Pumpkin Patch!   What is Pumpkin Patch? It is a Smith Elementary family fun event and a fundraiser all in one! Students and their parents can attend our fall carnival with games, inflatables, food, vendors, raffles, silent auction, costume contest, face painting, dance party, and …

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Meet The Masters Week: Norman Rockwell

Our Meet the Masters art series kicks off this week with a spotlight on Norman Rockwell. On Monday, the students will attend an assembly to learn about Norman Rockwell’s style and inspiration. Throughout the week, each classroom with receive a one-hour art lesson from a trained art instructor during which all students will create their …

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The Book Fair Is Coming!

Click here and volunteer to help!

Reflections Workshop 9/26

Have your child come join up in the MPR this Thursday at lunch time to work on their Reflections projects! This is a free workshop put on by the PTA.

Picture Day 9/17/2019

Please remember that picture day is this Tuesday! Hopefully the kids have already picked out what they want to wear! If you misplaced your order form, stop into the office and grab another one or you can preorder online at  http://www.PhotoHouseCa.com click on view galleries & order then click on Smith. We can’t wait to see …

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Movie Night Is Coming!

Join us for a FUN movie night on Friday, September 27th! The movie and popcorn are free! All other snacks are $1 each. Snacks include cup o noodles, hot chocolate, candy, chips, waters, etc. Bring your picnic dinner and your beach chairs at 6:30pm. Set up on the blacktop by the office. The movie starts …

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Dine Out for Smith!

Stop by Pick Up Stix on Thursday, September 19 and 20% will come back to Smith PTA! Be sure to mention Smith PTA and show them this flyer on your phone (or print it out or bring the hard copy that was sent home).  This is at the Seacliff Village Center location. 11am-9pm…so go for …

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Kinder Meet and Greet for Parents on the First Day of School After Drop Off! See you there!

Welcome incoming Kindergarten families! Smith PTA wants to welcome you to Smith and we’d love to meet you and give you the chance to meet other Kinder families at Smith! Please join us for coffee in the MPR (that’s the Multipurpose Room in the center of campus) at 8:20 after you say goodbye to your …

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Meet your Kindergarten Teacher and See Your Classroom Before School Starts!

Smith Elementary School is hosting a Kindergarten Sneak Peek on September 3! If you’re an incoming Kindergarten family, welcome to Smith! This is your chance to meet your new teacher and see your classroom before school starts (for Kindergarten students only…grades 1-5 will meet their teachers on Sept. 5, the first day of school!)  

NEW Reflections Program for 2019-2020…Get Started This Summer!

Student Artwork from 2018-2019: https://youtu.be/blyAymjmafI Check out this video to learn about the 2019-2020 Reflections program! https://youtu.be/XjoCIjwKzUo How To Enter/Official Rules: ’19-’20 HowToEnter_OfficialRules For more details, click here: 2019-2020themeannouncementFullPg  

Help with PTA in 2019-2020 School Year…We Need You!

Want to get involved with Smith PTA next year? We would love to have your help! We are actively looking for people to fill the following positions: Kindergarten Garden: water and weed the garden and plant new plants as needed. Coordinate with other volunteers to have them help with watering and weeding also. Pumpkin Patch …

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Social Media and Screen Time Resources

Parent Ed: If you missed the powerful presentation on screen time and social media and their effects on our kids’ mental health, here are some of the resources shared during the presentation: Resources from the presenters: https://savethekids.us/ www.kateymcpherson.com drrobynsilverman.com Recommended Books: https://smile.amazon.com/Glow-Kids-Screen-Addiction-Hijacking/dp/1250097991/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=glow+kids&qid=1548000817&sr=8-1 Recommended app and router for internet safety/monitoring: https://www.bark.us/ www.eero.com And, it was discussed how our kids …

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Playground Painting Success! Thank you parent volunteers!

We are so happy with how the primary playground turned out! Thank you to our amazing parent volunteers!

October Is Dyslexia Awareness Month

OCTOBER IS DYSLEXIA AWARENESS MONTH Media Contacts: Michelle Eklund, Assistant Executive Director meklund@capta.org / (951) 314-3707 Brad Waller, Vice President for Communications bwaller@capta.org / (951) 314-3707 SACRAMENTO – Did you know that about 18 percent of the population of the United States has some of the symptoms of dyslexia, including slow or inaccurate reading, poor spelling, poor writing or mixing …

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Looking For Ways to Get Involved?

There are so many ways to get involved at Smith. 100% of the programs and events that the PTA offers are run by volunteers. Want to help out? Fill out this form and we’ll contact you when help is needed! (This form is also in your First Day Packet.)  Smith Volunteer We also have a couple …

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