PTA Meeting | Sept. 5, 2019

Join us for the first Woodburn PTA meeting of the 2019 – 2020 school year!

Woodburn Cafeteria
We will have babysitters, and food has been generously donated by Lost Dog Cafe.

ALL are welcome to attend our first meeting! You do not need to be a member to attend.

Meet our principal, our new assistant principal, the PTA board, and other parents. Join us and learn about the PTA’s efforts and goals to support Woodburn this year. These include: field trip support, Changing Education Through the Arts (CETA) membership, enrichment classes and summer camps, Cultural Arts Assemblies, and classroom funds. The PTA also organizes Pastries for Parents (Sept. 20!), the Wildcat Dance, Movie Night & Parents Night Out, and much, much more!

Returning members:
Please review the June meeting minutes and the proposed budget prior to the meeting. We will vote to approve. Links to both documents:
May 30 2019 Meeting Minutes – proposed
2019-2020 Proposed Budget

To renew your membership:
Option 1) Renew online here
Option 2) Bring your completed membership form (and payment) to the meeting, or return to school.

New members/families:
We hope you’ll join the PTA! It’s a great way to meet more parents, and build great relationships for your child, yourself and with the school!

To join the Woodburn PTA:
Option 1) Renew online here
Option 2) Bring your completed membership form (and payment) to the meeting, or return to school.

Final PTA Meeting May 30 for 2018-2019 year

Join us for the final Woodburn PTA meeting of the school year!
We can’t wait to see you all and celebrate another successful year!

Date: Thursday, May 30
Time: 6:45 pm dinner and mingling; 7 pm meeting begins
Location: Woodburn’s Outdoor Classroom (just outside the cafeteria)

We are grateful for Silver Diner for providing dinner for this celebratory event!

At this final meeting of the school year, we will recognize all our helpful volunteers who coordinated so many wonderful events over the year. We also will vote in the incoming PTA board for the next school year.

Thank you all and see you then!

Recap: September Meeting

Read the PTA’s Sept. 20 2018 Meeting Minutes for a recap of the meeting.

Click here for the full meeting presentation.
The first meeting of the school year started with the proposed budget to help explain the planned activities for the year.  We met our school’s new principal, Ms. Richman, and also learned about Title I and the VA PTA’s proposed legislation.

Link to the Woodburn PTA proposed budget for the 2018-2019 school year; this budget was approved by membership vote.

Link to May 2018 Meeting Minutes.

End of April 2018 update

April and May dates to note for PTA events:

Thursday, Apr. 26: PTA Meeting
7-8 pm in the Woodburn Library

Candidates for next year’s Woodburn PTA Executive board will be announced.

In prep for the meeting, please review our recent meeting minutes:

Thursday, May 3: Restaurant Night at Silver Diner
5-8 pm at Silver Diner in Merrfield
8150 Porter Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042
Proceeds from the evening will be donated to Woodburn.

May 7-11: Teacher Appreciation Week

5/7 Monday – 1 school supply (dry-erase markers, sticky notes, etc)
5/8 Tuesday – 1 flower (from your garden or the store), breakfast for teachers
5/9 Wednesday -1 cookie, piece of fruit, or other small sweet treat
5/10 Thursday – 1 thank-you card or picture (hand-made is great!)
On Friday (5/11) we’ll provide a special lunch for our teachers!

May 11: Woodburn Fitness Fair and Fun Run  
6:00 Woodburn Gym, Cafeteria and field

Visit our Fun Run site to donate:

May 31: Final PTA Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation
6:30 – 8 pm: Woodburn Outdoor Classroom
We’ll elect in the new Woodburn PTA Board.