Welcome to the Mitchell Elementary PTA website!

THANK YOU TO OUR 2017-18 PTA SPONSORS!! (click to see who they are…)

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Click here for the Parent Flyers for Math.

These flyers have been produced by the school district to help parents and teachers with math modules.

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Current Events & Announcements

A message from our Student & Teacher Advocacy Committee
The PTA adopted a resolution in December so that we can officially support our students and teachers by addressing ongoing public education issues. As such, the PTA has created a new committee, the Student & Teacher Advocacy Committee, with Becky Ferrell-Anton and Alisha Stephens as co-chairs. We hope to raise awareness of public school issues and communicate action items through PTA channels such as meetings, the PTA website, the PTA Facebook page, Bobcat Blasts, etc.

Please click here to read information from the Hillsborough County Council PTA on the importance of advocacy and helpful tips to stay informed and active.

If you’d like to be involved with the committee or if you have questions or suggestions, please contact Becky or Alisha.


GET A HEAD START ON VOLUNTEERING! If you plan to volunteer at school this year in any capacity such as reading in the classroom, tutoring as a Bobcat Buddy or chaperoning a field trip, you are required to apply online with the school district before you are able to volunteer. If you are returning as a volunteer from last year, you can reactivate last year’s volunteer application. *PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL VOLUNTEERS NEED TO RE-APPLY FOR SCREENING EACH YEAR.  *Volunteers will not be permitted on campus unless signed in with a valid driver’s license.

 


It takes a village to raise a child.  Most of our operating budget comes from the Fun Run. Here is how your Fun Run dollars will make a difference in our classrooms:

  • Teacher classroom funding up to $200 per teacher ($400 for “specials”), used for storage bins, books, ink cartridges etc. ($9600)
  • Mini-grants for classroom supplies or special classroom projects ($10,000)
  • 3 RIF (“Reading is Fundamental” events where students choose a book to keep ($4500)
  • Professional Development Opportunities for teachers ($5850)
  • Meet the Teacher, Tears and Cheers Breakfast, Men’s & Women’s Bobcat Breakfast events, and 2 Conference Night dinners for teachers ($4000)
  • Classroom periodicals ($3000)
  • All teacher and staff appreciation events throughout the year ($3000)
  • Take-home folders ($4000)
  • BrainPop Computer Program used in classrooms ($1200)
  • Music & Arts Programs ($1000), Guidance Department expenses ($650), and Media Center expenses ($2200)
  • Insurance, bank fees, office expenses, website costs ($3000)
  • Landscaping for the school ($5300)
  • Family Outreach Programs ($3000)

Mitchell Calendar

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We were joined by advocacy chairs from Roosevelt and Mabry Elementaries at our meeting to discuss public education funding with Senator Dana Young this morning. We are excited to have learned so much about advocacy and the status of public school education in our state. But there is a lot of work to do and we need your help! Please join us next Thurs at SoHo Blind Tiger at 8:45am to learn information from Melissa Erickson and at our first STAC meeting to share ideas on March 6th at 1:30pm at school.

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Take a moment to enjoy a video message from our Proud Principal, Mrs. Anderson.