TPCA PTO

PTO Meetings

Please join us via Zoom every 2nd Thursday at 8 p.m. for PTO meetings.

Our next meeting is:

Thursday, October 14th, at 8:00pm via Zoom:

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Meeting ID: 862 3974 4915

Passcode: 370919

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The timberwolf trot

The annual Timberwolf Trot will return in Fall 2021! We are need of volunteers to help organize this event. Please complete the Sign-Up Genius to volunteer!

THE PTO DOES THAT!

We want to learn more about YOU and YOUR interests! Fill out the survey to tell us more!

2021-2020 PTO Officers

President – Kate Lunz

Vice President - Luisa Martinez

Secretary – Claire Gerthe

Treasurer – Sam Mullis

Fundraising Coordinator– Jeanette Hahn

Elementary Coordinators and Teacher Appreciation - Deirdre Webb and Katie Robison

Middle School Coordinator - position open


Communications Coordinator - Nancy Box

HS & Booster Club Liaison position open, to be assisted by Jeanette Hahn

Smart e pants Coordinator - position open, to be assisted by Luisa Martinez

Partner Coordinator (Box Tops, American Furniture Warehouse) - position open

Uniform Exchange Coordinator - position open, to be assisted by Kate Lunz and committee


If you are interested in filling one of the remaining positions, please reach out to Kate at kate@twinpeakspto.org.


Volunteers Needed

Don't forget to enter your volunteer hours (remember that every $10 donated equals one volunteer hour!) to help us keep a yearly total and for a chance to win the rights to the PTO Volunteer of the Month reserved parking spot!

A written record of our volunteer participation may help us to receive grants. By taking time to enter your hours, you may be helping even more!

We need volunteers to cut out laminated items for our teachers. This will have to be done at home with a two day turn around. For more information and sign up, please see link below.


Thank you!


https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050a4fafaf2ea7fd0-volunteers


Upcoming EVENTS

2021-2022 PTO Event Calendar


Sept 24th: Timberwolf Trot Jog-a-thon (Fundraiser)

Sept 30th: Teacher Treat Day


Oct 29th: Teacher Treat Day and Trunk or Treat (free family event)


Jan 28th: Teacher Treat Day


Feb 9th: Literacy Night and Book Fair (free family event)

Feb 14th-18th: PTO Kindness Week, Food and Hygiene Drive for the OUR Center


Mar 25th: Teacher Treat Day


Apr 4th – 8th: Silent Auction (fundraiser)


May 2nd – 6th: Teacher Appreciation Week

May 20th: Ice Cream Social (free family event)



Smart-E Pants

The first Friday of each month is Smart-E Pants Day! Students bring $1 to wear pants or skirt of your choice, with a uniform top. These $1 donations go towards technology upgrades for our classrooms!

*Elementary can wear any kind of pants, shorts, or skirt (no sweats or pj pants); middle school can wear any denim pants.

Skirts and shorts must still come to the students finger tips with arms at their side.

Annual EVENTS

spirit wear store

The Timberwolves spirit wear store is up and running! The TPCA dress code now allows students to wear TPCA spirit wear any day of the week. Purchase t-shirts, long sleeve shirts, and hoodies at the spirit wear store (updated link coming soon).

GET INVOLVED

Log Volunteer Hours

Please help us keep an accurate yearly total, by logging your volunteer hours. Each month we we will do a drawing for the PTO parking space. Enter your hours to win the super convenient parking space for a month or a local gift card! Records of our excellent parent involvement may help us qualify for grants and also encourage community support. Thank you!


Ongoing Fundraisers

AFW Rewards Program

We are excited to announce that we now have an awards program set up with American Furniture Warehouse. Your purchases will now benefit our school, when you mention Twin Peaks Charter Academy at your next furniture purchase! Please be sure to spread the word to friends and family as well.

Boxtops add up and with our boxtops money we are able to earn books for the school library and sports equipment for classes to use at recess! NO NEED TO CLIP AND SAVE ANYMORE! Just download the app and scan your grocery receipt!

Milk caps for Moo-La

Bring your Longmont Dairy milk caps to the school offices so we can earn money for our school!

King Soopers Rewards Program

If you have a King Soopers loyalty card you can earn money for our TPCA teacher's appreciation fund every time you shop. You no longer need to load a gift card to support the school, you only need a "Sooper Card."

It's Sooper easy! Take 5 seconds to start earning money for Twin Peaks:

  1. Login to your account at kingsoopers.com or citymarket.com.

  2. Click on "Community Rewards" and type in HX413 (or search for Twin Peaks Charter Academy)

  3. Click enroll. Done!

The best part of the new program is that you can watch your donations to the school add up. King Sooper's donates 5% of your purchases every time you scan your loyalty card! Thank you for supporting TPCA while you shop!

Amazon Smile

  1. Navigate to https://smile.amazon.com/

  2. Choose "Twin Peaks Charter Academy PTO" as the non-profit you'd like to support.

  3. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to TPCA PTO.

  4. You can also turn on Amazon Smile in the mobile app through settings, and then select Amazon Smile to be turned on.


PTO FAQ

How do I get involved?

There's something for everyone! Every parent can and should have a hand in making this a great year for all our students. Follow the TPCA PTO Facebook group, click on a sign-up link above, attend a monthly meeting, or email us for more info or to share your ideas.

What are the funds used for?

With the funds we raise, the PTO is able to provide free events throughout the year to promote school community. Additionally, money raised through the Trot and Silent Auction cover the cost of field trip transportation and help us reimburse teachers for some classroom supplies. We also use funds raised for special projects, like water bottle filling stations, playground shade, or a new piano for the music room.

Why should I track my volunteer hours?

All volunteers will be entered in a monthly drawing for a gift card or special parking spot! We also like to show how involved our parents and guardians are in our school, and a written record of volunteer time and involvement is important to have when we are applying for educational and non-profit grants. Your hours are not published and are only used for these purposes. Thank you for taking time to log them!

ABOUT US

Purpose and Objectives

The Twin Peaks Charter Academy Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is proud to support our school by hosting events, activities, and fundraisers throughout the year. All parents and guardians who have a student at TPCA are considered members of the PTO and are welcome and encouraged to participate in any and all of the activities we sponsor. In fact, we can't do it without you! Be a part of your child's academic success, and make this the best year yet! We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting.

Our meetings are tentatively scheduled for the first school Monday of the month at 5:00pm via Zoom. All TPCA parents are members and are welcome and encouraged to attend. When you attend a meeting you will also have a chance to win the PTO Volunteer of the Month reserved parking spot.



Contact US

Keep in Touch

Watch for updates on the Twin Peaks PTO channel on our new school communications platform for the most current announcements and reminders.

Follow TPCA PTO on Facebook.

email us at info@twinpeakspto.org