Calling All Volunteers!

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for the Prettyboy PTA! Please see the description of each committee and select your choices in the form on this page.

Community Outreach: Coordinates efforts to engage our students in community service-learning projects. Examples may include school supplies drive, preparing meal bags for families in need, etc.

Fundraising: Coordinates and manages all aspects of the major annual PTA fundraiser to include: researching fundraising opportunities, determining financial goals and budget, and recruiting committee members.

Green Hands: Assesses gardens and PBE outdoor spaces and plans and monitors gardening, mulching, and general outdoor care. This team also actively considers ways to increase environmental awareness among Prettyboy students and the community. Partners with administration and BCPS maintenance/grounds departments as needed.

Health and Wellness: Addresses health and safety issues confronting families in the Prettyboy community. Coordinates the Family Fitness Nights in conjunction with the Membership Committee Chair. Organizes and promotes the annual blood drive.

Hospitality: Coordinates the food services for Family Fitness Night, Welcome Back Bus Driver Breakfast, American Education Week, 5th Grade Farewell, and other activities as needed throughout the year.

Plant Sale: Distributes and collects order sheets, coordinates with various vendors to fulfill orders, and facilitates distribution of plants for sale, offered in conjunction with the Spring Festival.

Pumpkin Palooza: Coordinates the annual PTA Halloween celebration which includes crafts, games, prizes, entertainment, and other fun activities.

Reflections: Offers an outlet for students to express themselves in four art areas: literature, musical composition, photography, and visual arts (including drawing, painting, printmaking, and collage) in a state-wide competition hosted by the National PTA.

School Spirit: Sponsors theme-based spirit days throughout Spirit Week. Tracks and encourages class participation and rewards. Organizes and provides the school spirit clothing line available for sale.

School Supplies Fundraiser: Distributes marketing materials, maintains contact with company representatives and distributes school supplies to PBE students.

Spring Festival: Organizes the annual spring festival event for the PBE family and community.

Staff Appreciation: Coordinates staff luncheons and treats throughout the year. Organizes activities during Teacher Week to celebrate our staff.