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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 […]

Scholastic Book Fair: Spring 2020

Please mark your calendars for our annual Scholastic Book Fair, February 7th to 14th in the Media Center! 60% of every dollar spent at the fair goes to books and supplies for our classrooms and Media Center. The success of our fair depends on volunteers! Visit https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508054fadab2aaafe3-scholastic1 to see all the ways you can help, from […]


Takoma Park Elementary School (TPES) & Piney Branch Elementary School (PBES)  Parent & Teacher Meeting (PTA) Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 6:45-8:00pm Location: All Purpose Room @ TPES     Takoma Park Elementary and Piney Branch Elementary PTA meeting Meeting notes:   Welcome – WHAT does the PTA do & WHO are we?    Equity update […]


Takoma Park Elementary School (TPES) PTA Meeting September 10, 2019. 6:45pm-8:00pm   7:00 Welcome and Introducing Small Things Matter – Meghan McDonald, President  Introducing Small Things Matter – Lana Anderson They are providing child care very other month at PTA meetings.  They are middle and high school students who work with elementary kids.  They have […]