Welcome to the West Friendship Elementary School PTA

We are proud to be part of the oldest elementary school in Howard County. Please join us for our monthly meetings.  The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, 3/18 at 9:30am in the cafeteria or conference room.

Meetings will alternate monthly between morning and evening to hopefully accommodate more schedules.

News / Announcements

Second Annual Read-a-thon

From March 2nd to March 13th, the WFES PTA will be holding a Read-A-Thon to raise money for the PTA’s support of our school, and to celebrate and encourage our students’ love of reading.

Thank you for helping your child participate in this event.  If you have any questions about the event, or need your child’s code, email melissabonier@gmail.com.

PTA Bylaws

WFES PTA  is required by the Maryland PTA to review and update our local PTA bylaws every three years.  The Bylaws Committee has met and updated the WFES PTA bylaws.

Here is the bylaws that will be voted on at the March 18th  PTA meeting.  If you have any questions, please contact Kathy Baur at kdbaur@gmail.com.

School Spirit Dance – Friday, March 13th

6:30 – 8:00 p.m., WFES GYM

FREE ADMISSION – DJ, DANCING, PRIZES & LIGHT REFRESHMENTS

COME DRESSED IN YOUR FAVORITE WFES SPIRIT WEAR!  STUDENTS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT!

Join the PTA

Please join the WFES PTA!  Membership supports all the amazing programs at WFES such as cultural arts, the school dance, skate night, movie night, Spring Festival, and in-school field trips.  The cost is $15 per family for the year. For that price you get access to the PTA directory, and satisfaction of knowing you are supporting all of the great events your kids love. Online membership registration is now open.

Box Tops for Education

No more clipping! Box Tops are now mobile. Download the app today. Click here for more information.

Harris Teeter – Together in Education

Link your VIC card to earn funds for WFES PTA. Your VIC Card needs to be re-linked to WFES each year. Please complete the form here.

WFES Spirit Wear

The WFES on-line spirit store is open! There’s something for everyone in your family, including sweatshirts, t-shirts, shorts, hats, and more. Please visit www.wfesgear.com.  A portion of each sale goes directly back to WFES.

Amazon Smile

Help support West Friendship Elementary Schools PTA by shopping on Amazon through Amazon Smile. You get the same great deals and benefits offered by Amazon while supporting our school! Just go to smile.amazon.com, and login to Amazon using your regular username and password. Search for and select West Friendship Elementary School PTA under charitable organizations, and you are ready to shop!

Sponsors

Thank you again to our sponsors. Please see our Sponsors page for more details