PTA Programs/Events Overview
The Audubon PTA sponsors many programs and events.
Audubon PTA Sponsored Programs
Art in Action - Monthly art curriculum for all students, led in each classroom by our volunteer parent Art Docents and Docent Assistants.
Choir - An award-winning after school program for students in 3rd-5th grade, directed by our own 3rd Grade Teacher Mrs. Cheever.
Founder’s Day - A celebration of the founding of the PTA and a special recognition of individuals who have made a significant ‘above and beyond’ contribution to the welfare of our children at Audubon.
Grade Level Programs - PTA sponsors grade level programs by providing $5/student. Programs are organized by teachers and may include field trips or special programs for an one or more grade levels.
Picture Day - Individual and class photographs taken for yearbook and purchase.
Playworks - Recess program designed to create a place for every kid on the playground to feel included, be active, and build valuable social and emotional skills.
Reflections Art Program - A nationally acclaimed student recognition program to encourage artistic creativity in the classroom and at home.
Scholastic Book Fair - Books are sold during lunch and after school, giving children access to new books helping to create excitement for reading.
Science Fair - Enables students at all grade levels to explore their scientific curiosity and learn more about the process of developing an experiment and presenting their results.
Scripps Spelling Bee - A national program to help students improve their spelling, increase their vocabularies, learn concepts and develop correct English usage that will help them all their lives. At Audubon we have a Junior Bee for 1st-2nd graders and the Scripps Bee for 3rd-5thgraders.
Soul Shoppe Workshops - Grade-level workshops designed to reach every student with social-emotional learning tools as well as school wide assemblies designed to build safe, fun and bully-free school cultures.
The Writing Notebook - A published compilation of original stories and essays by 4th and 5th graders.
Yearbook - A annual book available for purchase of photographs and memories from the school year.
Audubon PTA Sponsored Events
5th Grade Promotion Activities (pool party, promotion, brunch) - End of school activities including pool party, promotion ceremony materials, post ceremony brunch and gift to Audubon from the 5th grade class.
Back to/End of School Social - Evening community events held at the beginning and end of the school year. Includes food, music and other special activities.
Bike/Walk to School - School district sponsored days during the year to encourage travel to school by walking or biking or rolling.
Donuts for Dads - Breakfast community event celebrating our kids and their special Dads/Uncles/Grandfathers. Hosted by Audubon Moms.
Family Game Night - Evening community event for families and friends to enjoy playing games and socializing with friends.
Move-A-Thon - Direct donation fundraiser. This fundraiser raises the majority of the funds the PTA needs to support and sponsor new and ongoing programs, events and services for our school.
Muffins for Moms - Breakfast community event celebrating our kids and their special Moms/Aunts/Grandparents. Hosted by Audubon Dads.
Sweetheart Dance - Evening community event with music, food and fun activities for children and the special adults in their life. Benefits 5th Grade Promotion activities.
Staff Appreciation Events - Special activities (luncheons, appreciation week) throughout the year to show appreciation to our wonderful Audubon Staff.
Volunteer Appreciation Coffee - Event held at the end of the year to recognize the contributions of the many classroom and school-wide volunteers that help make our school so special.
Welcome Back Coffee - Event held on the first day of school. An opportunity for parents to meet and connect with other members of our school community.