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PTA Programs & Events

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We are proud to be part of a community in which we can provide many opportunities to engage our families and inspire our children. If you wish to help with any of these programs or events, please reach out to PTA at

Recurring Programs & Events

PTA Association Meetings (monthly): Stay informed about our school. Learn more about PTA.

Teacher Coffees (monthly): Monthly treats for our teachers and staff, presented by a different grade level each month.

Assemblies (throughout the school year): Special program presentations, from outside vendors, covering various topics like the environment, bullying, science, etc.

Beautification (a few times throughout the school year): Volunteer efforts to keep our school looking great!

Room Parents (throughout the school year): Parent volunteer liaisons for each classroom to communicate to parents about school events and volunteer needs.

Spirit Wear Sales (2-4 times throughout the school year): Mountain Avenue gear sold to show school spirit. Go Bears!

Yearbook (throughout the school year, but especially in April and May):  

One-Time Programs & Events

TK/K Meet & Greet (beginning of school year): PTA welcomes families new to Mountain Avenue.

No Sweat Fundraiser & Membership Drive (beginning of school year): Joint drive of membership campaign and our largest fundraiser of the year.

Reflections Art Program (Fall: Kick-off in September. Entries due in early October. Awards ceremony in November.): National PTA Art Program - provides opportunities for recognition and access to the arts which boost student confidence and success in the arts and in life

Red Ribbon Week (usually last week of Octobter): Celebrating healthy choices with fun spirit days

Halloween Carnival (mid/late October): Halloween celebration

Glendale Council PTA Fall Food Drive (November): Numerous school PTAs gather contributions from their families to prepare Thanksgiving meals for families in need.

Scholastic Book Fair (usually early December): Buying books to support our school

Holiday Shoppe (usually mid/late December): Holiday shopping available for students

Drama Program (usually January): a week-long event, from auditions to performance of a musical -- not currently scheduled for this year

Variety Show (usually January/February): Mountain Avenue's Got Talent! annual talent show

Science Fun Fair (usually January/February): Any student (grades TK-6) may submit a project in any science field that fuels their curiosity.

PTA Founders' Day (early March): celebration of the founding of PTA, including the presentation of Honorary Service Awards

Culture Night (usually April): celebrating the diverse cultures of Mountain Avenue

Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week (early May): PTA showers teachers and staff with treats to show our appreciation

Art Night (May): gallery viewing of our Mountain Avenue artists, with art work from every student -- usually coincides with Open House

Field Day (May/June): end-of-the-year field "sport" day, friendly blue-vs-yellow competition

​​​​​​​Programs & Events Supported by PTA

Visual Arts Program: Volunteer-supported art classes, tailored to the different grade levels. School-wide Art Show at the end of the year!

School Garden: Led by our School Garden Team. New in 2021-2022. Increasing student participation in our remodeled school garden.

Science Education Lab

New Families support

Student Welfare support

Yearbook Club

Instrumental Music Program