Teacher Appreciation Week: May 6-11
It’s time to show our Kings Park and Kings Glen teachers and staff how much we appreciate all they do . . . .and we need YOUR help!
Throughout the week, teachers and staff will enjoy special treats including a PTA sponsored luncheon, staff breakfast and more! Please see below to know how you and your children can help make this a fun-filled week for our teachers and staff. Don’t forget your child’s specialists (PE, Music, Library, Strategies, Guidance, Technology, etc.) each day. Download Teacher Appreciation Week info.
- Sunday, May 6 – Stop by Kings Park and Kings Glen at 3:00 pm to decorate the sidewalks with provided chalk.
- Monday, May 7 – Staff Appreciation Breakfast – Donuts will be provided for the teachers. Families provide fruit and juice to serve 10 people: sign up here to bring in an item.
- Tuesday, May 8 – Spring Bouquets of Appreciation – Bring in a flower (fresh or homemade) for your teacher and Tuesday specialist. They will end up with a beautiful bouquet!
- Wednesday, May 9 – Notes of Appreciation – Bring notes or pictures of thanks for your teacher and specialist letting them know how much you appreciate them.
- Thursday, May 10 – Coffee Break – Bring in snacks, hot chocolate packets, coffee pods, tea bags for your teacher and Thursday specialist to ensure they have a tasty mid-morning or afternoon break. Wondering what your teacher’s favorite snack/drink is? Check out the Teacher Tastes & Tidbits.
- Friday, May 11 – Staff Appreciation Lunch and Spirit Day – Wear your Kings Park and Kings Glen spirit wear to show the teachers and staff how important they are to the school. The PTA will provide lunch from Panera to thank them for their dedication.
The PTA hosts a variety of events each year to build community and enrich student’s experience. Events have included:
- Popsicles on the Playground for incoming kindergarten families
- Ice Cream Social & Community Resource Fair
- National PTA Reflections art program
- Harvest Moon Dance
- Family Fitness Night
- Restaurant Spirit Nights
- Pastries with Parents
- Spirit Wear
- STEM Night
- Staff Volleyball Game