May 2017 Council Regular Meeting

Call to order is 9:30 but we encourage everyone to come early. 
Networking session starts at 9:00am - come early and learn!

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Important dates and info

Council Board Openings

We have openings on our council board and we would love to hear from you if you are interested! Below is the link to fill out an interest form, If you are interested in an officer position, please have your form submitted by March 22nd to allow time for the nominating committee to look over all the forms and post the slate in time for elections in April.

April 2017 Council Meeting and Vendor Fair

The Lewisville ISD Council of PTA will hold a Spring Vendor Fair on Wednesday, April 12. Representatives from our 60+ PTAs, school principals and booster representatives are invited to this meeting.  You can participate as a Virtual Vendor ($75) or Live Vendor ($125). Descriptions are on the form linked at the end of this announcement. Extra Tables are $50.

Reflections Update

A Reflections entry by a Heritage Elementary student has advanced to the final round of nationwide judging in the PTA Reflections program.

Dylan James Shaw of Heritage received an Overall Award of Excellence at the state level in the Special Artist category for his music composition, “My Joy Song.”

Founder’s Day Update

Congratulations to everyone who was honored this year. We were pleased to have Kyle Ward, executive director as Texas PTA, as our keynote speaker.

Reflections – Rescheduled Reception

LISD Council of PTAs will hold a reception at 6:30 p.m. March 9 in the Bolin Center for all students who participated in the PTA Reflections arts program. The reception is open to the students, their families, staff, principals, and members of the community.

Bowling for Scholars 2017

"Mardi Gras" is the theme of the Feb. 11 Bowling for Scholars event, which annually raises funds for the LISD Council of PTAs' scholarship fund through the Lewisville Education Foundation (LEF). Gather teams of four or five bowlers and just have fun for a couple of hours. It is not a tournament; prizes will be awarded instead for the best costumes and best team name.

PTA Rally Day

Concerned about STAAR? The new A-F school ratings? School funding? Vouchers? Join us for PTA Rally Day in Austin! We will talk to our legislators about important topics surrounding education legislation. We need at least one member from each PTA to join us as a voice for our children.