Activities

SPA supports many activities through donations, fundraisers, and volunteer efforts. We work hard to enrich school activities, support teachers, and build community. We are able to accomplish this with your help. Please join us.

Academic Support Programs

  • Fund full-time Response-to-Intervention teacher
  • Provide Weekly Reader to all 1st graders
  • Support technology initiatives, including providing an iPad cart and interactive clickers for every classroom
  • Fund part-time computer lab assistant
  • Field trip funding
  • Funding science lab curriculum

Reading and Literacy Programs

  • Support for classroom magazines including Scholastic Weekly Reader and new SRA kits
  • Support library with volunteer coordination and training and funding for new books
  • Host Scholastic Book Fair to encourage reading and provide a source for books for students

Family Involvement and Community Building

  • Room Parent coordination
  • Fall Welcome Back BBQ
  • Halloween Bowling
  • Movie nights

Environmental Awareness

  • Campus-wide lunchroom composting

Teacher Support Programs

  • Staff Appreciation Week
  • Classroom Grants
Health and Safety Programs

  • Red Ribbon Week
  • Supply and update earthquake preparedness kits for every classroom

Arts Education Program

  • Coordination, supplies, and lesson plans for monthly art lessons

After-School Enrichment

  • A variety of after-school enrichment classes are provided fall and spring, including:
    • Spanish
    • Mad Science
    • Beginning Guitar
    • Beginning Drums
    • Cheerleading
    • Computers and Keyboarding
    • Hip Hop
    • Junior Choir
    • Art
    • Basketball
    • Yoga
    • Drama

Community Involvement Programs

  • Monthly Project H.O.P.E. food drives

Campus Beautification

  • Fall campus clean-up on Pleasant Hill Community Service Day