PTA Committees

2018 - 2019
List of All Jefferson Elementary PTA Committees

Spirit Nights
This person coordinates with local businesses to host spirit nights. The school gets a percentage of business. Committee: 

Square 1
This person works with the art teacher to coordinate annual art gifts for a fundraiser. 

RIF
This is the Reading is Fundamental committee. Each student will receive a free book every quarter or semester and this volunteer coordinates both the purchase of the books and the days the students select books. 

Homeroom Mom Coordinator
This person is responsible for sending information and reminders to the homeroom moms who then share that info with their individual classrooms. 

Teacher Meeting Hospitality
This volunteer handles providing food and beverage for the monthly teacher meetings that take place on the first Monday of the month. 

Fall Carnival
This volunteer and committee works together to organize the Jefferson fall carnival in late October. Duties range from coordinating classroom booths to selling wristbands to set up and clean up!

Jefferson Joggers
This committee coordinates the annual Jefferson marathon team. The kids train after school twice a week for several months before participating in the Little Rock Kid's Marathon. Duties include being available after school to supervise the joggers as well as coordinating snack and drinks for these days.

Teacher Appreciation
This person helps the PTA purchase and deliver gifts for the teachers during Teacher Appreciation week in May.

Spirit Shop - Board
The Spirit Shop is handled by the PTA Board. They order products and deliver them via back pack.

Grounds/Campus Cleanup
This committee works on keeping Jefferson cleanup up and beautiful.

Jefferson Jubilee Annual Auction
This person coordinates the annual auction and party. It is an adults only fundraiser that takes place every April and the largest source of income for the PTA. 

Field Day
This committee works to organize field days activities and food and beverage. 

ViPs Recorder
This volunteer records the ViPs (Volunteers in public schools) hours and reports them to LRSD monthly.

Yearbook
This person designs, orders and distributes the yearbook for the school year. Also coordinates and designs yearbook ads.

Box Tops
This person collects all the box tops delivered to school and turns them in to help earn the PTA some cash!

Website
This volunteer designs and updates the website for the Jefferson Elementary PTA.

Eblast
This volunteer coordinates the weekly PTA blast to keep parents and teachers informed of special dates and activities. 

School Supplies
This volunteer coordinates the pre-ordered school supply boxes. Responsibilities include posting information on ordering as well as distributing at the beginning of the school year. 

Fundraising (Boosterthon, etc.)
Boosterthon has been Jefferson’s fall student fundraiser. The students compete to raise money and the PTA volunteer is responsible for coordinating this event.

5th Grade Activities
This person coordinates all the special 5th grade activities! Includes collecting an activity fee as well as coordinating activities surrounding 5th grade graduation. 

Community Service
This volunteer coordinates monthly or bi-monthly events that benefit the community, like meal prep for homeless shelters, treats for police and firemen, etc.