It’s important to engage with your child’s school and the PTA, and it’s easy to get involved as a parent volunteer.
Your support is invaluable to ensure the success of our PTA programs and events, but we can’t do it without you! If you see something below that interests you and fits your schedule, please let us know and we’ll include you in the planning. Direct questions to President@tjmspta.org.
알링턴 공립학교(APS) 웹사이트 내의 모든 웹페이지는 다음 언어 옵션 중 하나를 선택하여 스페인어, 몽골어, 암하라어 또는 아랍어로 볼 수 있으며 모든 APS 웹페이지의 왼쪽 상단 영역에서도 사용할 수 있습니다.
최종 업데이트: 8년 2022월 XNUMX일
별표가 표시된 직위는 선출된 임원으로, TJMS PTA 내규 6조: 임원의 의무. 임기는 XNUMX년이며, 개인은 같은 직책에서 연속으로 XNUMX번 이상 연임할 수 없습니다. TJMS PTA 내규에 따라 집행 위원회는 선출된 임원과 교장으로 구성되며 집행 위원회는 선출된 임원과 상임 위원회 위원장으로 구성되며 다음과 같습니다.
|대통령*||앨리슨 스튜어트 (2022-2023)
|비서*||Jimisha Relerford (2022-2023)|
|귀중품 보관자*||Trish Gomes (2022-2023)|
|커뮤니케이션 의자||알린 고 예트 (2021-2023)|
|모금 위원장||패트리샤 가르시아 (2021-2023)|
*선출된 임원을 의미
In addition to Executive Board service opportunities, the PTA offers many other volunteer opportunities to help you get involved and stay connected with the school community throughout the year. Duties and time commitments vary widely, and we invite you to pick one or more roles that best fit your schedule.
The PTA will share details about these and other volunteer opportunities as they become available during the course of the school year. PTA 커뮤니케이션에 가입 따라서 중요한 공지 나 가입을 놓치지 않습니다.
|Newsletter and Website
Help keep parents informed about PTA events and programs, as well as TJ and APS news and announcements, by managing the PTA’s newsletter and website. Duties include writing, editing and producing weekly issues of the TJMS PTA Buzz email newsletter using Constant Contact, and occasional website updates in WordPress. Time commitment is approximately 1-2 hours per week for the newsletter and 1-2 hours per month for the website. (This role works in coordination with the Communications Chair and may be shared by co-managers.)
|Newsletter and Website Manager(s): 열다|
|페이스 북과 트위터
Help us engage our community by sharing information about PTA initiatives and amplifying school and APS announcements on Facebook and Twitter. Duties include creating and posting content with time commitment about 1-2 hours per week. (This role works in coordination with the Communications Chair and may be shared by co-managers.)
|Social Media Manager(s): 열다|
|Groups.io Discussion Forum
Help us relaunch our PTA email group discussion forum as a members-only venue for TJ parents to ask questions and engage with each other in a private group setting. Duties to include managing the member list in Groups.io and monitoring discussions, with about 1-2 hour time commitment per week. (This role may be shared by co-managers.)
|Email Group Manager(s): 열다|
알링턴 공립학교 (APS) 교육 및 학습 자문위원회 (ACTL) 모든 APS 학교의 이해 관계자를 모아 APS 교직원과 교육적 필요성을 논의합니다. 이 역할은 APS의 교육 구성 요소를 더 잘 이해하고 APS 커리큘럼의 미래에 대한 중요한 대화에 참여할 수 있는 좋은 방법을 제공합니다. 임무에는 월간 ACTL 회의 참석, 소위원회 보고서 검토 및 TJMS PTA와 하이라이트 공유가 포함됩니다. (This role can be shared by co-reps.)
|ACTL Representative: Jimisha Relerford|
알링턴 카운티 PTA 협의회 (CCPTA) 알링턴 공립학교(APS)에 다니는 모든 어린이의 교육과 복지를 옹호합니다. 여기에는 TJMS PTA를 포함한 각 APS PTA의 대표와 일부 APS 자문 그룹이 포함됩니다. 임무에는 월간 CCPTA 회의에 참석하고 TJMS PTA와 하이라이트를 공유하는 것이 포함됩니다. (This role can be shared by co-reps.)
|CCPTA 대표: Laura Cooke|
|Teacher Appreciation Events
Help show our Jefferson teachers and staff members how much our families value them and appreciate their hard work! Duties may include coordinating teacher/staff lunches (one in fall, one in spring); activities during the annual APS Teacher Appreciation Week in May; or other potential activities. Estimated time commitment is a few hours per event.
|Teacher Appreciation Chair: 열려있는|
|학생 명예 명부 축하
Help recognize our A and A/B honor roll students for their outstanding achievement! Duties include coordinating and/or attending quarterly celebrations to be scheduled following the close of each academic quarter. Estimated time commitment is about 1 hour for each event, typically held during the last hour of a school day in the cafeteria.
|Student Honor Roll Celebration Chair: 열려있는|
|TJ Latino Parents / Padres Latinos de TJ
Working with the TJMS Bilingual Family Liaison, the PTA provides resources for Latino parents in the form of virtual meetings and communications, including a Spanish-language WhatsApp group. The PTA seeks bilingual (English/Spanish) volunteers to help with occasional Spanish-language meetings and WhatsApp postings. Estimated time commitment is about 1-3 hours/week.
Latino Parents Committee Chair: Anita McLinton
Latino Parents Staff Liaison: Irma De Leon, TJMS Bilingual Family Liaison
|반사 예술 경연 대회
TJMS 참여 조정 반사, PTA의 전국 예술 경연 대회는 학생들이 창의력을 발휘하고 보여줄 수 있는 좋은 기회를 제공합니다. 임무는 주로 XNUMX월-XNUMX월 기간에 이루어지며 제출물 수집, 심사위원 조정, 우승자 결정, 우승자를 카운티 수준 경쟁에 전달하고 학생 참가자 인정을 포함합니다.
Reflections Committee Chair: 열려있는
Reflections Teacher Liaison: Megan Detweiler, TJMS Resource Teacher for the Gifted
|Harvest Festival (October)
지난 XNUMX년 동안 TJMS는 수확 축제 매년 XNUMX월 Jefferson 학생, 가족, 교사 및 이웃을 위한 야외 사교 행사로 개최됩니다. PTA는 학교 행정관과 협력하여 이 행사를 조정합니다. Jefferson Garden 인근 지역의 학교 운동장에서 열리는 이 행사는 전통적으로 학생 합창단과 오케스트라 공연, 야외 영화 상영, 정원 투어, 화덕, 음식 등을 특징으로 합니다. XNUMX월-XNUMX월 기간의 업무에는 음식, 활동 및 물류 계획이 포함됩니다. 후원자 기부금 모집; 설치 및 정리를 포함한 현장 직원.
|추수 축제 의자: 열려있는|
|빙고 나이트 기금 모금 행사
2021 년 XNUMX 월 출시, 빙고의 밤 is a new PTA fundraiser run by and for students. This event serves as both a fundraiser and an opportunity for community engagement, where TJMS students and their families and teachers can have some fun while raising money to benefit PTA programs. Students participate both as event hosts/announcers and Bingo players. Duties in the September-December timeframe include planning of food, activities and logistics; soliciting Bingo prize donations; and on-site staffing, including set-up and clean-up.
|Bingo Night Chair: 열다|
| International Night (April)
As a fitting complement to the school’s International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program, the annual TJMS 국제의 밤 celebrates global cultures through music, dance, costumes and food. All students, families, teachers and neighbors will be invited to attend this longstanding Jefferson tradition, typically held every April. Duties for PTA parent volunteers in the January-April timeframe include planning food and event logistics, soliciting community dance/music groups for the performance stage, donating home-made food items and on-site staffing.
국제 야간 의자: 열려있는
International Night Teacher Liaison: Kip Malinosky, TJMS IBMYP Coordinator
| 8th Grade Promotion Celebration (June)
Parents of students in ALL grades are invited to help plan and staff a festive promotion celebration for our 8th graders to remember! The reception is held during the last week of school, immediately following the promotion ceremony in the Jefferson gym. Duties in the March-June timeframe to include planning event logistics, food purchase and prep, event setup and cleanup, and on-site staffing. Traditionally, 8th grade parents provide advance planning support and set up the event space the night before, while parents of 6th and 7th graders staff the event itself – this arrangement allows the 8th grade parents to enjoy the reception with their families.
|8th Grade Promotion Committee Chair: 열려있는|
TJMS PTA 및 기업 보조금으로 자금을 조달한 이 제퍼슨 가든 (also known as the TJMS Community Garden) is managed by parent and teacher volunteers. It gives students hands-on outdoor learning opportunities and supports our local community by donating fresh produce to local Arlington food pantries. The Jefferson Garden offers parents many opportunities for volunteer hours during the school year, including garden workdays during the growing season (planting, weeding, harvesting, etc.) and writing garden grant applications. Volunteer time commitment can be as large or small as desired throughout the school year.
Jefferson Garden Chair: 열려있는
Jefferson Garden Teacher Liaisons: Enid Dunbar and Kaila Leonberger