Upcoming Events

 

2021-2022 PTA Committees

  

8th Grade Dance
Committee Chair: Open           


This event is planned and executed by a group of committee chairs responsible for organizing, arranging for food and beverages, publicizing the event, and recruiting volunteers to help with decorations, set up, chaperone, serving food and clean up.

 

Activity Night
Fall Committee Chair: Open
Spring Committee Chair: Angela Rash & Kelly Higgins           


A perfect opportunity for Dad's to show their FUN side by helping with games and activities.  Activity night will bring 6th and 7th graders together to have a little fun.  Enhance this event with prizes, music, food and beverages.  Volunteers help with publicizing the event and recruiting volunteers to hep with coordinating parent/teacher chaperones, serving food, decorations, set up and clean up.

 

Communications
Committee Chairs: Andi Frey, Mechel McKinley and OPEN
Provides updates and maintains the Simpson PTSA website and calendar as necessary. Assists with administration of our PTSA FB page. Compiles, edits, and distributes weekly email newsletter, “Eagle Eye,” which is published monthly throughout the school year. Send your notices and questions to TBD.

  

DEI
Committee Chair: Racquel Anderson and Veena Raj
promote, advocate and support Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, culturally and linguistically, in a secular way, shining the spotlight on performing/fine arts, literature, cuisines, etc. of various cultures.

 

Heroes Essay Contest
Committee Chair: Pearl Nair

Coordinates annual, school wide, written essay contest that celebrates everyday heroes.


 

Hospitality: Teacher/Staff Appreciation
Committee Chairs: Casey Raburn and Ester Stonick 

Organizes events throughout the year to recognize the efforts of our teachers and staff.

 

Kindness
Committee Chair: Aimee Ballenger 

Plan and coordinate kindness activities for Simpson Students

 

Membership
Committee Chairs: Stacey Albracht

This committee is responsible for data input of PTA members, collating membership benefit packets and cards, and ensuring that they are distributed to all members in a timely manner. It also entails working with the Treasurer each month to submit appropriate forms to Georgia PTA.

 

Partners in Education
Committee Chairs: Jennifer Saboura 

Solicits, organizes, and communicates with community business partners to provide support for our school at a variety of functions. Works closely with the school’s representative responsible for our Partners in Education. Promotes important relationships with our business community who support our PTA.


 

Red Ribbon Week

Committee Chair: Open

Student driven,“Red Ribbon Week,” the longest-running and largest anti-drug campaign in the US.

   initiative.  As a Volunteer you will work directly with the student team and School Principle on theme and activities to bring awareness to issues which safeguard our children. Coordinate decorations, communication and anything else to support the schools vision.

 

Reflections
Committee Chairs: Pearl Nair

This is a National PTA program that encourages artistic expression in dance, film, music, literature, visual arts, and photography. This committee promotes the program, assembles a panel of judges to select category winners for submission and recognizes students that participate.

 

School Store

Committee Chair: Erika Emerick

School Store sells convenience items such as pencils, pens, notebooks, Simpson spirit items and spirit wear.  This committee will purchase stock, price for profit, set schedule and recruit volunteers to work store. 

 

Spirit Wear
Committee Chair: Erika Emerick

Encourages school spirit, primarily through spirit wear available for sale on Simpson PTSA Website. Responsible for selecting a company for production, placing orders, and distributing orders to students.