SPARKS ELEMENTARY PTA        

2020 - 2021 CALENDAR

Dates are subject to change

 

AUGUST

  • 8/5       First PTA Executive Board Meeting – 5:30 pm
  • 8/13     First Day of School
  • 8/20     Spirit Night- Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream 11:00 am- 10:00 pm
  • 8/21     NO SCHOOL- STAFF DEVELOPMENT 
  • 8/28     NO SCHOOL- STAFF DEVELOPMENT

SEPTEMBER

  • 9/4         NO SCHOOL- STAFF DEVELOPMENT 
  • 9/7         NO SCHOOL – LABOR DAY
  • 9/10       Picture Day- Face to Face Students
  • 9/10       Virtual Curriculum Night
  • 9/17       SPIRIT NIGHT- All day at Chick Fil A 6 am- 8 pm
  • 9/17      September PTA Executive Board Meeting 5:30 pm
  • 9/17      September PTA General Meeting 6:30 pm 
  • 9/21-10/9      Raise Craze Fundraiser

OCTOBER

  • 10/2        National Walk to School Day
  • TBD        5th Grade CogAT testing
  • 10/7        Teacher Luncheon (last names A-L host)
  • 10/12       NO SCHOOL
  • 10/13       SPIRIT NIGHT- Community Grill 4 pm- 9 pm
  • 10/12-23 Virtual Book Fair
  • 10/22       October PTA Executive Board Meeting 5:30 pm
  • 10/22       October PTA General Meeting 6:30 pm
  • 10/23       Fall Box Top Deadline 
  • 10/26-30  Red Ribbon Week
  • 10/20       Picture re-take day 
  • 10/29       Picture Day for Virtual Students
  • 10/30       Reflections Deadline

NOVEMBER

  • TBD        2nd Grade ITBS Testing
  • 11/5         SPIRIT NIGHT- Raising Cane's 
  • 11/19       November PTA Executive Board Meeting 5:30 pm
  • 11/19       November PTA General Meeting 6:30 pm
  • 11/23-27 Thanksgiving Break

DECEMBER

  • 12/          Artome and STEAM Night- Art teacher selects 
  • 12/7-12   Spirit Week- Batch Bakery 10 am-7 pm
  • 12/16      Treats for Teachers
  • 12/18       Holiday parties – Throughout the Day
  • 12/21-1/3 WINTER BREAK   

JANUARY

  • 1/4         NO SCHOOL – STAFF DEVELOPMENT
  • 1/14       SPIRIT NIGHT – Pending pizza place
  • 1/           1st Grade CogAT testing
  • 1/15       Spirit Store Open 7:30-8:30 am
  • 1/18       NO SCHOOL
  • 1/21       January PTA Executive Board Meeting 5:30 pm
  • 1/21       January PTA General Meeting 6:30 Multicultural Night 
  • 1/22        Teacher Spring Book Fair Preview Day
  • 1/25-28    Spring Book Fair Preview Week
  • 1/29         Book Fair – Grandparents Day/Book Fair Sales Begin

FEBRUARY

  • 2/4         February PTA Executive Board Meeting  5:30 pm
  • 2/4         February PTA General Meeting – Book Fair Evening Event (5:30-7:30)
  • 2/5         Spring Book Fair Sales End at 9:00am
  • 2/11        Jump Rope For Heart 
  • 2/19        Spirit Store Open 7:30-8:30 am
  • 2/12        NO SCHOOL – STAFF DEVELOPMENT
  • 2/15        NO SCHOOL
  • 2/21        Spring Box Top Deadline
  • 2/23        SPIRIT NIGHT- Cookie Rack

MARCH

  • 3/1-3      5th Grade to Sky Ranch
  • 3/5         Spirit Store Open 7:30-8:30 am
  • 3/8-12    SPRING BREAK
  • 3/15-19  Spring Book Fair Preview Week
  • 3/18       Spring Picture Day
  • 3/18       Spirit Night - Pending Spring Creek
  • 3/19       Grandparents Day
  • 3/22-26  Spring Book Fair
  • 3/23       Teacher Luncheon (last names M-Z Host)
  • 3/26       Sparks PTA Carnival 5:30-7:30

APRIL

  • 4/           Kindergarten roundup
  • 4/           STAAR Testing 
  • 4/2         NO SCHOOL
  • 4/3         NO SCHOOL – BAD WEATHER MAKE UP DAY 
  • 4/9         Spirit Store Open 7:30-8:30 am
  • 4/13       SPIRIT NIGHT - 
  • 4/15       April PTA Executive Board Meeting  5:30 pm
  • 4/15       April PTA General Meeting 6:30 pm
  • 4/16       Sparks PTA Carnival Weather make up date
  • 4/           BOGO Book Fair
  • 4/           Open House
  • 4/23       NO SCHOOL- BAD WEATHER MAKE UP DAY
  • 4/26       NO SCHOOL – STAFF DEVELOPMENT
  • 4/           Texas PTA Lifetime Membership Honoree Banquet (will be announced in Fall 2020)

MAY

  • 5/4-6      BOGO Book Fair
  • 5/5         National Bike to School Day
  • 5/6         May PTA Executive Board Meeting – Library 5:30 pm
  • 5/6         May PTA General Meeting 6:30 pm
  • 5/7         Spirit Store Blow Out Sale 7:30-8:30 am
  • 5/           Teacher Appreciation Week
  • 5/7         Muffins with Mom
  • 5/           Field Day
  • 5/           Volunteer Breakfast- Correlates with Field Day
  • 5/           STAAR Testing
  • 5/12       SPIRIT NIGHT - Handel's Homemade Ice Cream
  • 5/20       5th grade celebration and party at Main Event & Year end class parties (K-4)
  • 5/21       Last day of school