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TPES PTA Meeting Minutes: July 2020

Takoma Park Elementary School (TPES) PTA Meeting Wednesday, July 15, 2020 7:00pm-8:00pm Location: Playground PTA Elections We wrapped up 2019-2020 with a discussion of the summer budget, and selected our PTA leaders for next year. Please connect with us to lend your time to health & wellness, fundraising, teacher appreciation. While we anticipate an unconventional […]

Key Dates for Fall 2020

IMPORTANT DATES: – “MyMCPS Classroom” Training  Wednesday, August 19 at 7pm: new & kindergarten families Thursday, August 20 at 7pm: all returning families (please see email from Dr. Gadsden or post on our https://groups.io/g/tpespta list for more information) – Kindergarten Back To School Night  Thursday, 8/27 at 7pm (Zoom info TBA) – Virtual Open House for all TPES students Friday, […]

Technological Support for New and Returning Families: Zoom meetings on August 19 and August 20

Technological Support Whether you are a new or returning family to Takoma Park Elementary and/or Piney Branch Elementary, we hope you’ll join us for a Zoom meeting with parent Stacy Kosko to review the MYMCPS Classroom online platform and some ways it will be used this year. We’re offering two trainings based on level of need. Wednesday, […]

PTA Reimbursement Request Forms

TPES Parents and Staff- Thank you for your commitment to our school! If you have expenses to be reimbursed with PTA funds, please use the forms below to submit that information. Please note there are separate forms for parents (or other community members) and for staff. ATTACH ORIGINAL RECEIPTS FOR ALL ITEMS AND PLACE INTO […]

TPES response to COVID-19: How you can help

Dear TPES families-   We hope you are hanging in there as we find ourselves in unprecedented times!   We want to let you know that school administrators, PTA presidents, the city of Takoma Park, and a few local organizations have been working on how to better support vulnerable families in Takoma Park. At this […]

COVID-19: Information and Resources

TPES Families: On Thursday, March 11, the Governor and State Superintendent announced that Maryland schools will be closed from Monday, March 16 through Friday, March 27. The state, the county, and individual schools are all working hard to facilitate this change, and more information will be shared as it becomes available.   Here’s some of […]