The District 205 PTA Council
Welcome to the District 205 PTA Council Website!
The Elmhurst District 205 PTA Council is comprised of the Presidents from each of our local PTA's, plus York High School's PTSA.
The PTA Council provides an opportunity for the exchange of ideas and information between all of our groups, we disseminate Illinois and National PTA updates, we sponsor an annual community forum with the District 205 Board of Education, we organize an annual open house of summer camps for children, and hold an annual fundraiser to raise funds for scholarships for York High School graduating Seniors.
April 11: McPrincipal's Night
The PTA Council is excited to announce in conjunction with our local McDonald's that we are hosting McPrincipal's Night to raise funds for the PTA Council Scholarship Fund.
On Thursday, April 11th from 4:00 - 7:30 p.m. stop in at either of the two McDonald's in Elmhurst or the one in Villa Park on St. Charles along with your Fundraiser Slip in hand and 15% of the proceeds from your purchases will be donated to the Scholarship Fund for York High School graduating Seniors.
2013-2014 PTA Council Slate for Council Board
The nominating committee report submitting the following nominations for PTA Council 2013-2014.
PTA Council Members will vote on the slate at the April 2nd meeting.
The slate for the 2013-2014 PTA Council Board:
|Vice President / President-elect: Jen Rosenberg|
|Treasurer: Danielle Achepohl|
|Corresponding Secretary: Janis Foster|
|Recording Secretary: Karen Miller|
|Vice President Programs: Karen Stezkowski|
|Vice President Scholarship / Ways and Means: Kristin Boxall, Jill Riecker, Casey Braun|
Nominating committee members are: Kristin Boxall, Kara Caforio, Jill Riecker and Karen Stezowski
PTA Council Bylaws
PTA Council Bylaws will be voted on in the May meeting.
Coffee with the Superintendent
The PTA Council is pleased to announce that we are again hosting informal meetings with our District 205 Superintendent Dave Pruneau throughout the school year.
The coffee sessions last approximately one hour, have no agenda and allow District 205 parents and community members the opportunity to meet the Superintendent.
|September 12, 2012||1:30 p.m.||Jackson Elementary|
|October 23, 2012||10:00 a.m.||Edison Elementary|
|November 5, 2012 - Community Forum||7:30 p.m.||District 205 Center|
|December 14, 2012||10:00 a.m.||Wilder Mansion|
|January 16, 2013||7:00 p.m.||Fischer Elementary|
|February 11, 2013||1:30 p.m.||Jefferson Elementary|
|March 21, 2013||10:00 a.m.||Madison Early Childhood|
|April 15, 2012||7:00 p.m.||Emerson Elementary|
Kickoff for Kids is a non-profit organization to enrich the lives of all children in Elmhurst and the surrounding communities through family-centered programs focusing on community, education and health and fitness.
The Star Educator Award is a monthly award for educators who go above and beyond the call of duty. Anyone can nominate their favorite teacher by submitting a written nomination. Winning teachers receive a $300 gift card for use in their classroom and a plaque from the Mayor of Elmhurst. Please see below for more information.
Kickoff for Kids also has education grant programs for adjustable basketball systems and outdoor classrooms. More information on the grant programs is below.
Posted by: Susan Swinford