Aug 01

Welcome to the Blue Heron PTA website!

We are excited that you have found us here!

We are busy at work trying to keep you and your families up-to-date with the most recent news and happenings from our PTA.

Our goal and mission is for the PTA to be a powerful voice for ALL children. We strive to be a relevant resource for families in our community, and to be a stong advocate for the education and well-being of every child.

A huge goal we are working on this year is increasing parental involvement in our school. There are many ways to be involved in your children’s school.  At Blue Heron, we have several events throughout the year to participate in. Whether you are a work-on-the-sidelines kind of parent or a direct-hands-on parent, there is a job for you.  Research shows how important parental involvement is – check out this video Parent Involvement Matters!

Save this is website in your favorites so you can continually check back www.blueheronpta.org

Please email us at [email protected] if you find you are able to help the PTA out in anyway possible!

Thank You,

Melissa Kirkpatrick and Lisa Wera PTA Co-Presidents

Apr 11

Boys Bash at Round 1 Bowling

Boys Bash (formerly Mother/Son Event)  Thursday, April 26th 6-8pm  Round 1 Bowling at Southwest Plaza

All Blue Heron boys are welcome to grab mom, grandma, or other female role model for a fun night of bowling!  Cost of tickets is only $5 per person and includes shoes and bowling.  This is a PRE -PAY only event!  Tickets can be purchased here.

 

Apr 11

Garlic Knot Restaurant Night

Order up anything delicious from Garlic Knot and they will give a percentage back to Blue Heron.  April 17th, ALL DAY LONG!  Just mention Blue Heron when you order and enjoy!  3200 South Wadsworth

Apr 11

PTA Meeting

There will be a PTA meeting April 12th  at 3:45 in the Library.  Free childcare is provided.  The main topic for this meeting will be discussing next years budget.  If you have concerns about how and why we raise money and then where this money goes, this is your chance to find out some answers.  There will be a vote on the final budget in May and all dues paying members are allowed to vote.  We are also looking ahead to fill the lead positions for a number of events for next year.

Immediately following the PTA meeting we will be hosting  Shawna Fritzler from Jeffco PTA.  She will be presenting on Great Schools,Thriving Communities, an initiative that districts across the state are working together on to get on the November ballot. COLORADO’s funding for education has not recovered since the recession: in 2017/18 school year alone, Colorado schools were underfunded by nearly $830 million. Come to this presentation to learn more and sign the ballot.

Feb 26

Yearbook Coordinator help ASAP

The PTA is looking for help for a short term Yearbook coordinator! This job is needed to be filled ASAP and will be done by the end of March! Help choose which pictures go in the yearbook. Easy, work from home job!! Contact us for more info!!!

Jan 17

Choice Enrollment and Kindergarten Registration

Choice enrollment and Kindergarten registration is now open!

Choice Enrollment/Kindergarten Registration Round 1, starts January 8th and ends January 31st.

Kindergarten Registration – Begins January 8th

Kindergarten Open House – January 24th from 5 – 6pm

For more information check out our Enrollment and Registration Page under Family Resources on the school website or call the office (303)982-2770

Mrs. Burch and our Kindergarten team made an adorable video promoting BH Kindergarten program! The video can be found at this link.

Aug 25

Where does the money go?

Paid PTA members will be voting on how our grant money will be distributed at our September 11th meeting at 345 pm in the library.  If you would like to give input or participate in the decision making.  Please sign up to become a paid member of PTA!

Aug 28

Why wait? Join Today!

 

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It’s that time of the year…time to join your Blue Heron PTA!  The PTA depends on the donations of our families to continue to offer incredible programs and events for our school community such as the Fall Festival, Father Daughter Dance, science fair, Dads & Donuts, Restaurant Nights.  Your donations and involvement have allowed us to give the school monies from

  • Academic Support:  Technology , Subscriptions, Class Resources
  • Community Events:  Breakfasts, Dances, Fall Festival     
  • Passive Fundraising:  King Soopers cards, Box Tops, Employer matches, cash donations, etc.   
  • Fundraisers:  Restaurant Nights, Fall Fundraiser,  Mardi Gras, Walkathon, Skate City
  • PTA Admin:  Membership dues, supplies, copies, insurance, school directory
  • School Service / Support: EduKits, Spirit Wears

Thank you in advance for your membership and donation!

Complete your PTA membership

Donate direct to PTA

Aug 27

Kings Soopers Cards

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Blue Heron PTA and Kings Soopers Program

Everyone needs groceries and gas, why not give 5% of your purchases to our school?

It is as easy as: PURCHASE, LOAD, SHOP…

PURCHASE – simply purchase your re-loadable King Soopers card from the PTA through the link below for $5.  You will receive $5 dollars on the card, so essentially your card is free.  Please encourage family and friends to also purchase King Soopers gift cards through our school! Don’t forget to let them know that they can reload the card at the register and continue to support our school.

LOAD – you can reload (add value to) your card indefinitely at the register or Customer Service Desk  or register for any amount up to $500, you may use your debit or credit card to load. Tell the cashier that you would like to add money to your gift card BEFORE they ring up your groceries then pay with your gift card.  You can also use the gift card for gas at King Soopers.

SHOP – KEEP YOUR CARD and use it whenever you shop or BUY GAS at Kings Soopers.  Gift cards may be used at City Market Fuel Centers and are accepted at most Kroger affiliated stores through the U.S. Each time we reach $5,000 as a group, King Soopers sends a 5% check to our PTA!

 

There is no cost to you or to the PTA and our children will reap the benefits!  Thank you for supporting your PTA!

Purchase your King Soopers card(s) online here!  They will be sent home in your child’s Friday Folder

Please contact Lisa Wera at 303-507-9317 or [email protected]