2016-17 BOARD MEMBERS
 PRESIDENT  Mary Foreman  marefore@gmail.com
 VP - LOWER ELEMENTARY  Elizabeth Devine  Peculiar1@gmail.com
 VP - UPPER ELEMENTARY  Brooke Jones  brookehi@hotmail.com
 SECRETARY  Julie Updyke  Julie_updyke@outlook.com
 TREASURER  Tricia Venzke  pvenzke@gmail.com

 

2016-17 PTA MEETING DATES

Elementary PTA meetings are held once a month on Tuesdays at 6:30 PM. Location alternates monthly between upper and lower campuses. Note the location is listed below for each of the 2016-17 PTA meetings. The monthly agenda and minutes will also be provided for each meeting, once available. 

LOCATION DATE AGENDA MINUTES

Lower Elementary

9/13/16

Agenda Minutes

Upper Elementary

10/11/16

Agenda Minutes

Lower Elementary

11/1/16

Agenda Minutes

Upper Elementary

12/13/16

Agenda  

Lower Elementary

1/10/17

   

Upper Elementary

2/14/17

   

Lower Elementary

3/14/17

   

Upper Elementary

4/11/17

   

Lower Elementary

5/9/17

   

Upper Elementary

6/13/17

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

IMPORTANT DATES EVENT
12/7 - 12/13 FUEL Book Fair VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP
12/8 Blessings in a Backpack Fundraiser (Dino's, 6pm)
12/9 Holiday Craft Night at Lower El (6 - 8 pm)
12/13 PAC/PTA Meeting (Upper – 6:30)
12/14 - 12/17 Candy Cane Outlet VOLUNTEER SIGN-UP
12/14 EARLY RELEASE DAY
12/23 - 1/3 NO SCHOOL - WINTER BREAK
1/11 EARLY RELEASE DAY
1/16 NO SCHOOL
1/20 NO SCHOOL
1/25 EARLY RELEASE DAY
1/27 Ferndale Fine Arts Booster Raffle

 

2016-17 DISTRICT CALENDAR

 

FERNDALE ELEMENTARY CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Last Month January 2017 Next Month
S M T W T F S
1
Jan 1
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
2
Jan 2
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
3
Jan 3
"NO SCHOOL – Winter Break"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
4
Jan 4
"School resumes "
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
"School resumes "
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest , Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
5 6 7
8 9 10
Jan 10
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
PTA Bagel Day
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
Bagels $.75 Cream Cheese $,25
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
FYA Tutoring
FUEL Media Center
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
"PAC/PTA Meeting"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest, Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
"PAC/PTA Meeting"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest, Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
11
Jan 11
"Early Release Wednesday"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest , Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
"Early Release Wednesday"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
12
Jan 12
6:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Skate Night
2825 E. MAPLE RD. (15 MILE) JUST WEST OF DEQUINDRE RD. IN TROY
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
Skate Night at Skate World of Troy THURSDAY, January 12th 6:15 - 8:15 PM ADMISSION ONLY $5.00 (CASH) PER SKATER CREDIT CARDS $5.25 PER SKATER REGULAR ROLLER SKATE RENTAL IS INCLUDED. UPGRADE TO INLINE SKATES FOR $2 Extra (CASH ONLY). YOUR OWN SKATES (INCLUDING INLINE/ROLLER BLADES) ARE WELCOME! 2825 E. MAPLE RD. (15 MILE) JUST WEST OF DEQUINDRE RD. IN TROY (248) 689-4100 Bus transportation will be available to & from FUEL, FLE, University H.S. & Grant, free of charge! *Students must be accompanied by an adult.* Grant @ 5:05, load and leave by 5:10 FUEL @ 5:15, load and leave by 5:20 FLE @ 5:25, load and leave by 5:30 University @ 5:35, load and leave by 5:40 THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR GETTING CHILDREN TO AND FROM THIS ACTIVITY IS SOLELY THAT OF THE PARENTS OR GUARDIANS. THIS IS NOT A “DROP-OFF” EVENT ...STUDENTS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT! THANK YOU! IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT HELEN LAMBRIX AT 313-215-6382 OR helen.lambrix@gmail.com
13
Jan 13
2:00 PM to 3:13 PM
"Peace Walk"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest, Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
14
15 16
Jan 16
"NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest , Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
"NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
17
Jan 17
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
PTA Bagel Day
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
Bagels $.75 Cream Cheese $,25
3:23 PM to 4:30 PM
Junior Coach Meeting
Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood Street, Oak Park, MI in Room 30
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
FYA Tutoring
FUEL Media Center
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
4th Grade Camp Information Session
Ferndale Upper Elementary School, Rosewood Street, Oak Park, MI Cafeteria
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
$100 includes transportation, lodging, meals, and activities. Full payment due 1/31. Scholarships available. Accepting $20 monthly installments 1/15-5/15. Any questions, direct to teacher, Ms. Jeffrey, or PAC President, Nikki Amey at 248.462.3519 or namey8@gmail.com. Coordinators: LaShawnda 248.629.9875 Williams lpwilliams618@live.com Mindy Domke 248.961.3586 mindydomke@hotmail.com
18 19
Jan 19
3:23 PM to 4:30 PM
Junior Coach Meeting
Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood Street, Oak Park, MI in Room 30
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
3:45 PM to 5:00 PM
Healthy Cooking Club (DuLac, McMullen)
Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI Room 34 and Kitchen
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
Ms. DuLac and Ms. McMullen teach healthy food selections, recipes, and cooking.
20
Jan 20
"NO SCHOOL – Records Day"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
"NO SCHOOL – Records Day"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest , Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
21
22 23 24
Jan 24
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
PTA Bagel Day
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
Bagels $.75 Cream Cheese $,25
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
FYA Tutoring
FUEL Media Center
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
25
Jan 25
"Early Release Wednesday"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
"Early Release Wednesday"
"Ferndale Lower Elementary School, 2610 Pinecrest , Ferndale, MI 48220"
Ferndale Lower Elementary Calendar
"PTA FUEL Kindness Dance"
"Ferndale Upper Elementary School, 24220 Rosewood, Oak Park, MI 48327"
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
26 27 28
29 30 31
Jan 31
8:00 AM to 8:30 AM
PTA Bagel Day
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
Bagels $.75 Cream Cheese $,25
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
FYA Tutoring
FUEL Media Center
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
5th Grade Music Concert
Ferndale High School, 881 Pinecrest Drive, Ferndale, MI Auditorium
Ferndale Upper Elementary Calendar
       

 

COMMITTEES

Lower Elementary Committees

 Assemblies  Plan Monthly Assemblies
 Bagels  Orchestrate Weekly Bagel Sales
 Book Fair  Organize Semi-Annual Scholastic Book Fairs
 Box Tops  Collect, cut and process Box Tops for Education
 Craft Night  Organize or help with annual Craft Night (December)
 Fall Festival  Help out at this fun, fall District-Wide event at the Upper Elementary
 Field Day  Help plan or help out at Field Day
 Gardens  Maintain School Gardens
 June Fair  Help plan or work at this legendary school event
 Membership  Sell PTA Memberships at school events
 Nominations  Solicit nominations for PTA Board for the next year
 Second Grade Breakfast  Help plan breakfast for second grade families at the end of the year
 Skate Night  Help process attendees at Skate World of Troy on Skate Night
 Sock Hop/ Heart Healthy Night  Plan or help out with our dance party/ health info night (February)
 Staff Appreciation  Organize or help with events/lunches honoring our staff in May
 Fine Arts/ Talent Show  Help out at our Talent Show (March)
 Walk-a-Thon  Lead or help with this fun, healthy, one-day event (October)

 

Upper Elementary Committees

 Assemblies  Plan Monthly Assemblies
 Bagels  Orchestrate Weekly Bagel Sales
 Book Fair  Organize Semi-Annual Scholastic Book Fairs
 Box Tops  Collect, cut and process Box Tops for Education
 Fall Festival  Help out at this fun, fall District-Wide event at the Upper Elementary
 Field Day  Help plan or help out at Field Day
 Fifth Grade Breakfast  Help plan breakfast for fifth grade families at the end of the year
 Gardens  Maintain School Gardens
 Green Schools  Help the Teacher Lead on the Green Team
 June Fair  Help plan or work at this legendary school event
 Kennedy Gift Shop  Organize or help with the gift shop (December)
 Membership  Sell PTA Memberships at school events
 Nominations  Solicit nominations for PTA Board for the next year
 Skate Night  Help process attendees at Skate World of Troy on Skate Night
 Spirit Night/Great Kindness Challenge  Plan or help out with our dance party/ celebration of Friendship and kindness (January)
 Staff Appreciation  Organize or help with events/lunches honoring our staff in May
 Fine Arts/ Talent Show  Help out at our Talent Show (March)
 Walk-a-Thon  Lead or help with this fun, healthy, one-day event (October)

 

BUILDING INFORMATION
Ferndale Upper Elementary 24220 Rosewood Oak Park, MI 48237 Phone 248-547-0880
Ferndale Lower Elementary 2610 Pinecrest Ferndale, MI 48220 Phone 248-548-1950