First of all the PTA would like to thank the parents, teachers, and administration at Blaney for their overwhelming support during the 2016-2017 school year. Without your support the PTA would not be able to provide these items to Blaney Elementary School.
With your support:
- We kicked off the school year with an remarkable back to school breakfast!
- Encouraged the importance of reading with our Read-A- Thon.
- Hosted a Fall Vendor Fair
- Celebrated 100 years at Blaney Elementary by providing free hot cocoa at the Catfish Stop Parade.
- Had an amazingly successful Santa Shop that exceeded previous years.
- Teacher & Staff Holiday Dessert Bar
- Kindergarten Artwork fundraiser
- 2 Successful book fairs
- Restaurant nights to include Pelican’s Snoball in Elgin, Domino’s Pizza & Chick Fil A
- Spring Beautification Day
- Lets brag a little about how sensational our students are, we had a killer Candy Bar Sales! Top 5 earner in the state for Cherrydale and earned a inflatables party.
- Helped host “One of the best ever” Teacher Appreciation weeks at Blaney.
- Provided volunteers for various events including Field Day, Service Quest & Testing.
Thanks to the money raised from these fundraisers, the PTA was able to completely or partially fund the following things for Blaney Elementary School:
- Accelerated Reader Tests
- Field Day
- Service Quest
- Weekly Readers
- Science Magazines
- Fun Run
- BETA Club Induction Ceremony
- Starfall Reading Curriculum
- Weekly Social Studies Newspapers
- Provided 5th Grade students moving to middle school with summer reading books.
- Provided $200 in funds to each teacher to expand classroom libraries.
- In partnership with KCSD we were able to help fund the new awning.
And A special thanks to a Generous Donor who provided funds for defibrillator for our school.
Can we say #blaneyrocks!?!