Krispy Kreme Order Pick Up Tomorrow!

Don’t forget to pick up your Krispy Kreme orders tomorrow, Thursday, December 15! We will be outside the Day Street gate (at the valet drop off) from 7:30-8:00 am and outside the auditorium/holiday show from 8:00-8:30 am. We will have a limited number of extra donuts to sell – $10 for a box of one dozen delicious glazed donuts!!! Cash only. Thank you for supporting the Apperson 5th graders!

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Virtual Backpack and Reminders 11/2/16

BACKPACK3A few reminders for this week:

Friday, November 4 is “Twin Day” sponsored by the Apperson Student Council.  There is also an Awards Assembly on the yard at 8 am.  Parents are welcome to attend.

Reflections artwork is due next Wednesday, November 9th.  Contact if you have any questions.

Today’s virtual backpack includes:

  • Tiger Tag Flyer
  • 5th Grade Yard Sale Fundraiser – this weekend!!!
  • November PTA Newsletter

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Virtual Backpack – 10/10/16

BACKPACK3Today’s Virtual Backpack includes:

  • Fall Festival Invitation
  • Fall Festival – Pop up Tent Flyer
  • Fall Festival Pumpkin Sale
  • Tiger Tag Sale
  • Fall Festival – Cake Walk Flyer
  • Fall Festival – Wristbands Pre-sale
  • Reflections Flyer
  • Student Volunteer Sign Up for Fall Festival – 4th and 5th Grade Students ONLY
  • 5th Grade Snack Bar Donations and Volunteer Sign Ups – 5th Grade Parents/Students ONLY – contact with any questions or to sign up to volunteer!
    Any other parents who would like to volunteer at the Fall Festival, please return this form or contact Kali at

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Reminders 10/5/16

Here are just a few quick reminders for this week!

  • Yearbook Committee Meeting – Thursday, October 6 @ 11:00 am in the Workroom.  Please join us if you would like to help with this year’s yearbook!  All are welcome.  We will need lots of parents to help with taking pictures, laying out pages in the book, etc.  Come learn more and find out how you can get involved.
  • 5th Grade Yearbook Cover Art – All submissions for the yearbook cover are due tomorrow. This is open to 5th graders only.  Mrs. Paige will be collecting all cover artwork tomorrow following the yearbook meeting.  Artwork will be on display at the Fall Festival on Saturday, October 15 – be sure to come and vote for your favorite one!!
  • Halloween Costume Donations – We are now collecting new/gently used Halloween costume donations.  Please drop them off at the Valet Gate on Day Street in the morning, or leave them in the office marked “PTA Fall Festival”.  All donated costumes will be for sale at the Fall Festival on Saturday, October 15 – proceeds from the sale will go to the 5th grade fund.


5th Grade Parent Meeting


This is just a reminder that there will be a meeting for all 5th grade parents on Friday, September 30 at 8:15 am in the Parent Center to discuss the 5th grade field trip, end of the year picnic, and fundraising ideas.  If you are unable to attend, please email us at with your name, email address, student’s name, and room number so that we can send you all the information discussed.  Thank you!

Virtual Backpack – 9/19/16

BACKPACK3Today’s virtual backpack includes:

  • Fall Festival Vendor Application
  • Aluminum Can Recycling Drive Flyer
  • Read-a-thon Flyers



The Apperson PTA Fall Festival is coming on Saturday, October 15th!  If you or someone you know would like to have a vendor space at the festival, please contact Kali at as soon as possible to reserve your spot!  See flyer below for more information.

The 5th grade committee will be collecting crushed cans at the Fall Festival to help raise money for the 5th grade field trip!  Start saving your cans now – the first 50 people to bring at least 50 cans to the Fall Festival will receive an exclusive recycling Tiger Tag!

The Apperson PTA Read-a-thon has begun!  Ask your family and friends to sponsor you by making a flat donation or a donation per minute read.  Everyone who participates receives a Read-a-thon Tiger Tag!  Prizes will be given for students who read the most minutes and raise the most money.  The Apperson PTA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and your donations may be tax-deductible.  Visit for more information, to download an email tempate to request donations, to print out  extra forms, or to make a donation online!  Please contact Nelson at with any questions.  Thanks for your support!

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Virtual Backpack – 1/13/16

virtual-backpack-logoToday’s virtual backpack includes:

  • Yearbook Order Form
  • E-Waster Recycling 5th Grade Fundraiser
  • “Fill the Truck” 5th Grade Fundraiser
  • Shoparoo Flyer
  • Ralphs Community Contribution Flyer
  • Tiger Tag Flyer

Order your yearbooks now!  The first 100 books are only $20.  See flyer for full details.

Join the 5th grade in their fundraising efforts by recycling your electronics on Saturday, January 23rd from 10 am to 2 pm at the Hub.  See flyer for address and accepted items.  You can also help the 5th grade “Fill the Truck” by donating gently used clothing and shoes on Friday, January 29th at Apperson.  See flyer below for more info.

Do you Shoparoo? Download the Shoparoo app and raise money for the Apperson PTA by snapping pictures of your shopping receipts.  See flyer for more details.

Do you shop at Ralphs? Please take our scanbar letter with you next time you shop and hand it to the cashier.  Register once a year for this program, and then every time you shop, a percentage will be donated to the Apperson PTA!  You can also register online by logging in to your Ralphs Rewards account.

A new Tiger Tag has arrived! Get yours on Jan. 19th and 20th!

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Virtual Backpack 12/4/15

virtual-backpack-logoToday’s virtual backpack includes:

  • Apperson Holiday Shop Volunteer Sign-Up
  • Holiday Shop Informational Flyer
  • Teacher/Staff Holiday Luncheon Flyer
  • 5th Grade Fundraiser – Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
  • Apperson PTA Newsletter – December 2015 (click to view)

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