2023-2024 Committee List
Manages before and after school enrichment programming - includes external vendors and FVPTA-run activities. Coordinates with office staff for space requirements and other details.
Running Club (subcommittee of Extracurricular Programs)
Organizes and leads the Fairview Running Club, divided into boys and girls groups (Boys on the Trail and Girls Run For Fun). Seeks out coaches, works with staff sponsors to create training programs and races, and coordinates registration with the PTA.
Leads fundraisers of all kinds, from envelope campaigns (The UnFundraiser), AmazonSmile, earning partners, business sponsorships.
Coordinates Kindergarten playdate in summer and helps admin put together materials for Kindergarten Open House in April.
Coordinates fun events for patrols such as hot cocoa, root beer floats, end-of-year appreciation celebrations, etc.
Manages sale of Fairview/PTA branded merch. Previously has coordinated 1-2 sales per year, mixing up items regularly.
Coordinates volunteer assistance for special art programs and shows.
Recruits group of standing volunteers to help shelve books in library and other duties as requested by librarian.
Works with teacher to provide support as needed - classroom volunteers, field trip chaperones, classroom supply needs, class parties, etc. Coordinates teacher gifts (monetary or not). Communicates information from PTA to parents at a grassroots level.
Organizes family fun activities including social, philanthropic, educational, etc.
Committee of 3 volunteers to solicit nominations for officers for the next school year. Committee will be voted in by membership in winter and begin their work in spring.
Establish fall and spring clean-up days to weed, mulch, and beautify school grounds. Coordinate signup for regular "sprucing" around the exterior of the school.
Works with supply kit vendor and staff to coordinate supply kit lists, promote sales, and distribute supply kits at Open House the following summer.
Manages staff appreciation activities including monthly treats in the teachers' lounge, stocking supplies, goodies throughout the year, and Teacher Appreciation Week.
Three person team that performs the annual financial audit during the summer with assistance from the Treasurer.
Lost & Found
Assists Fairview staff with the lost and found at school. Posts reminders on PTA Facebook page and arranges donations of items not collected.
New committee for 2023 Organizes reading-focused activities, including things like Book Club, Book Swaps, other reading initiatives.
Sixth Grade Committee
Organizes activities for the 6th grade including spirit events, transition "training", and end of year party.