2019-2020

PTA NEWS

HAVE YOU AND YOUR FAMILY JOINED TEJEDA PTA?

If yes, THANK YOU for your support!

If you haven't signed up, please consider also signing up your spouse, grandparents, and students…yes students!!!
Students are highly encouraged to join Tejeda PTA and become a voice in your own education.

We encourage all family members to join and help increase our collective voice for all Tejeda students. Joining PTA does not necessarily mean you have to volunteer. You are giving your voice to be heard that you care for and support all Tejeda students!! We would like to have one PTA member for all 1100+ students at Tejeda. For only $6.50 each, Tejeda PTA members back the future of our T-Wolves by advocating for the educational, emotional, physical, and mental well-being of all students.
How can you join?  You can fill out the membership form and send back to school with a check or cash for $6.50 for each member OR you can join online thru JOINPTA.org (select Tejeda Middle School). 

 

New Children's Book Collection for El Dorado ES
Please donate new children’s books (K-5th grade reading level) for El Dorado Elementary School’s Literacy Night! Turn in new books to your student’s reading teacher. The top 3 reading classes with the most books donated will earn a Minute to It Win It game session with their teacher and admin! Last day to collect books is Friday, 1/31. Thanks for showing love for our Partners in PTA school! This collection is for NEW books only, but please hang on to your gently used books for our used book sale collection in February!!

Feb 11th PTA Membership Meeting & Lunch 'n Learn: Stress & Anxiety in Adolescence

Join us Tuesday, February 11th from 11 AM to 12:30 PM in the Tejeda Library. We will start with a brief PTA meeting to elect our 2020-21 Nominating Committee then offer a free program on Stress & Anxiety in Adolescence. Presenters are Principal Martha Reyes, Tejeda STAN Counselor Kathryn Schwab, and NEPD Officer Sgt. Suarez. The program is free and open to all Tejeda families, Johnson cluster families and our community.

We will be offering pre-paid boxed lunches from Lennys Subs for $8.50 each. Payments may be made via cash, Venmo, or PayPal. ALL ORDERS NEED TO BE COMPLETED & PAID FOR BY Tuesday, February 4th at 4 PM. You can print and fill out this form and send in cash to the front office (sealed in an envelope marked PTA Lunch) or submit a short Google form and pay via Venmo or PayPal. Instruction are on the Google Form. Any questions, please contact Jennifer Bissen, Tejeda PTA 1st VP, Programs at jenbissen2003@gmail.com

 

 

Jan 21 - 31: New Book Drive for El Dorado ES     
        Literacy Night

Jan 28: Coffee with Mrs. Reyes, 9:30AM

Jan 30: Student Birthday Celebration, 3:25PM

Feb 3-7: Counselors Week
Feb 5-6: Early Dismissal, 1:40PM
Feb 6: NECPTA Founders' Day Celebration

Feb 11: PTA Membership Mtg & Lunch 'n Learn

       Stress & Anxiety in Adolescence, 11AM
Feb 11: Spring Lifetouch Pictures
Feb 13: El Dorado Literacy Night 5-7PM
Feb 14: Staff Appreciation Lunch; Early Dismissal
Feb 15: International Stand up to Bullying Day

Feb 17: Student Holiday

Feb 18-28: Used Book Collection

Feb 26: Chipotle Eat for a Cause 4-8PM
Feb 26: Student Birthday Celebration, 3:25PM

SAVE THE DATE!!!!
18th Annual North East ISD Council of PTAs
Used Book Sale March 20-22

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Upcoming Events

We encourage you and your students to join Tejeda PTA to show your support for Tejeda Middle School and have a voice in the decision making. Tejeda PTA members consists of students, parents, guardians, caregivers, grandparents, aunts, uncles, teachers, staff, and community members. Being a member of PTA gets you connected to your child’s education, provides a wealth of resources, and become a role model and voice for your child. An individual who pays dues to our local PTA automatically becomes a member of the state and national PTAs*. 


Students are highly encouraged to join Tejeda PTA and become a voice in your own education. Being an active member of your community looks good on scholarship, grant, college and job                 applications.​


Click the "Join PTA" button below to print the form and return to school with your payment. You can also join online using the www.JoinPTA.org button.  Our goal is have one PTA member (one voice) for each Timberwolf at Tejeda!

2019-2020 PTA Membership awards

Thank you to all the 2018-19 PTA members for joining. Tejeda PTA was recognized with the following membership awards from Texas PTA.

September 10th  6:00pm

Silent Auction, Greenback & Meet the Teacher Night

October 8th  6:30pm

Drug Awareness Program

December 10th  6:30pm

Life Member Recognition &
Holiday  Concert

February 11th  11:00am

Nominating Committee Election &
Lunch n Learn - Stress & Anxiety in Adolescence

April 14th  6:30pm 

Officer Elections & Fine Arts Night

2019-2020 PTA
Membership Meetings

National PTA has recognized Frank Tejeda Middle School PTA as a 2018-2020 School of Excellence for their commitment to building an inclusive and welcoming school community where all families contribute to enriching the educational experience and overall well-being for all students. Thank you to everyone for their support, hard work, and contributions in developing strong family-school partnerships!

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The custom shopping link for Tejeda Middle School PTA is: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/74-2997292

No signup or registration is required and there is no extra cost to you. Simply use the link provided and shop as you normally would and Tejeda PTA will receive a bonus from all purchases from AmazonSmile.

Calling all Student Volunteers

For 2018-19, Tejeda PTA will be recognizing student volunteer service hours in two ways:

NEISD Student Volunteer Service Award (SVSA)

The President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA) 

Click HERE for more information on the programs and how to enter service hours. All hours earned between April 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019 are eligible and should be logged online by visiting the NEISD Portal. Click on Parent Portal. Tejeda PTA will upload all hours logged into the NEISD Portal into the PVSA site.
Deadline for hours to be entered is April 7, 2019. 

All participating students with at least 20 service hours will be recognized by the Tejeda PTA in May with a ceremony and reception. 

Service Hour Levels

PVSA  Bronze 50+  Silver 75+  Gold 100+
SVSA Bronze 25+  Silver  50+  Gold 75+

Please send in 1 or 2 photos of your volunteer service and we will be sharing a slide show at the ceremony. Email photos with subject: Volunteer & name, grade, activity to tejedamspta@gmail.com

VOLUNTEER & HELP MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Do you want to receive emails on upcoming volunteer opportunties?  No obligation! You can decide based on your own schedule!

Click on the link below!

Click below for ongoing volunteer opportunities in the copy room and library. 

2019-2020 

NEISD CALENDAR

Welcome Tejeda Timberwolves!  We hope you will use this website throughout the school year to find important information about the Tejeda PTA including forms and information on upcoming events.  

We are looking forward to a fun year in the "Den!".