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PTF- Parent Teacher Fellowship

The purpose of the PTF is to connect parents, grandparents and teachers in fellowship and learning through opportunities to participate in special events and projects throughout the year.  The PTF operates through two committees, Fundraising and Hospitality.  Below is a summary list of things we accomplished in 2016-2017.  This list is always changing as the needs of our teachers and staff vary each year.

What We Do:

  • Welcome New Families
  • Senior Portraits
  • Student Pictures
  • Coordinate Room Moms, Middle/Upper School Coordinators
  • Recognize All Staff & Teacher Birthdays
  • Christmas Gift Cards for All Staff & Teachers
  • Hospitality Refreshments throughout the year and at graduations
  • Teacher Appreciation Week
  • Grounds Beautification – doormats, flowers, picnic tables
  • Celebrations and Graduations – 4K, 5K, 6th Grade, 8th Grade and 12th Grade
  • End of Year Teacher and Staff Luncheon
  • Assisting teachers with classroom needs
  • Monetary Donations:
      • We sponsor 1 Girl to Palmetto Girls State
      • We sponsor 1 Boy to Palmetto Boys State

 How We Do It (Fundraising):

  • Lifetouch – Senior Portraits and Student Pictures
  • Charleston Wraps Fundraiser
  • Forest Lake Greenhouse Fundraiser
  • Yankee Candle Fundraiser
  • Original Artworks project

 Rewards Programs:

  • Office Depot
  • Box Tops
  • Campbell Soup Label/Labels for Education
  • Harris Teeter
  • Domino's Share Night
  • Tyson A+ Labels

 How Can You Help?

The PTF always welcomes volunteers of all time commitment levels.

  • The first step is to complete the Parent Participation Form at the beginning of the school year.
  • Second, please join the rewards programs listed above and be sure any customer VIP cards are "linked" to TKA. You would be amazed how much money is made through these programs.
  • Lastly, be a leader. We are always in need of volunteers to help manage and direct our projects. Let us help you get "plugged in" at TKA.

 Opportunities

If you are interested in serving with the PTF, please feel free to contact Lisa Pitsley, PTF President at lpitsley@gmail.com. You may also contact Jennifer Hoover, our administrative representative, in the school office at (843) 661-7464 ext. 127.