YOUR PTA DONATIONS AT WORK

Sharon School students and teachers benefit from the money raised through Annual Fund, FLY, and other PTA fundraisers.

Thank you for helping to make Sharon School the best it can be for our students and staff.

Classroom with donations
Classroom benefiting from PTA donations
Classroom without donations
Standard classroom without supplies made available by PTA Donations

How PTA Fundraising Dollars Are Spent

  • Curriculum & Classroom Support $53,449 (30%)
  • PTA Operating $10,000 (5%)
  • Student Enrichment Programs $35,766 (20%)
  • School Events $14,380 (8%)
  • Capital Needs & Technology $67,362 (37%)
Above chart is based on 2021–2022 projected expenses. Items listed under each section below highlight how the 2021–2022 fundraising dollars will be spent, but do not capture all PTA programs and expenses. Amounts spent on Capital Needs and Curriculum & Classroom Support vary year to year depending upon actual fundraising dollars received in a given year.

PTA OPERATING

  • Insurance & Tax Fees
  • Printing & Supplies
  • Website
  • Eagle Eye Newsletter
  • Room Parents
  • Supplement CMS Landscaping
  • Safety Officers For Carpool & School Events

SCHOOL EVENTS

  • Family Fun Night
  • Field Day
  • 5th Grade Celebration
  • Storytelling Festival
  • Prospective Families Events
  • Monthly Staff Appreciation Treats & Meals
  • Staff Celebration Week
  • Teacher Compliment Bowl Drawing

STUDENT ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS

  • MI Play Productions
  • In-House Field Trips
  • Subsidize Cost of Field Trips
  • PALS
  • Tutoring
  • Jr Great Books
  • Jr Achievement
  • Assistance for Sharon Families in Need
  • Pinewood Elementary School Staff Appreciation & Classroom Supplies
  • Reflections
  • Odyssey of the Mind

CURRICULUM & CLASSROOM SUPPORT

  • Professional Development Workshops for Staff
  • Student Agendas
  • Classroom Supply Funds For All Teachers and Specials Areas
  • Substitute Teachers As Requested By Principal
  • Teacher Requested Curriculum Support For Each Grade (Reflex, BrainPop, Flocabulary, Learning A-Z)

CAPITAL NEEDS & TECHNOLOGY

  • New Google Chromebooks
  • Printer Toner
  • Misc Technology Equipment
  • Fees for Teacher Websites
  • Student Lockers
  • Floor Mats
  • Utility carts
  • Mini fridge
  • Shelving for the new building
  • 8 new outdoor tables
  • Webcams
  • Marquee board maintenance