El Carmelo PTA

Upcoming Events

CHIPOTLE Fundraiser: THIS Sunday, Dec 9, 2018, 4-8pm
2675 El Camino (the El Camino/Page Mill intersection)

Support El Carmelo PTA by coming out to eat at the Chipotle on El Camino @ Page Mill on Sunday, December 9 from 4-8pm! Tell them that you’re there for the El Carmelo fundraiser upon checkout, and 33% of the proceeds will go directly to El Carmelo’s PTA to support our kids!

Help Brighten a Child’s Holiday: Support the Holiday Toy Drive
Dec 10 (Dec)  – Dec 20 (Dec 20)
The El Carmelo PTA is supporting the Palo Alto Police toy drive to collect NEW, UNWRAPPED gifts for local children in need.
  • What: New, Unwrapped gifts for children between 0 and 17 years old
  • When: December 10th (Mon) to 20th (Thurs)
  • Where: El Carmelo! Bins will be located near the office and Room
  • Who: Gifts collected benefit children through Project WeHOPE (www.projectwehope.org)

Need more info? Contact Mel at melanie_brake@yahoo.com

Holiday Candy Fundraiser
Orders and Money due Thurs Dec 13

  • Do you normally stand in line at a See’s store during the holidays to purchase candy?
  • Do you buy See’s candy and ship it to relatives outside California?
  • Do you purchase See’s Candy for gifts during the holidays?

We are bringing the See’s candy shopping service to YOU! Order forms went home in Friday folders (more can be picked up in the office). Orders and Money are DUE on Thursday, Dec 13. Candy will be delivered the week after. Need more info? Contact Tzielan Lee at tzielan@hotmail.com.

Coffee with the Principal: Digital Citizenship Through Stories
Friday Dec 14, 8:30-9:30am, MP Room

Please join Principal Reynolds and Emily Garrison, PAUSD Coordinator of Educational Technology, Friday, December 14th for an exciting parent event!  Emily is our tech guru in the district, and she will be leading an interactive session that explores how we can support our children’s relationships with technology through stories and conversations that focus on digital citizenship.  Hope to see you there!  It will be fantastic.

Noon Volunteer Opportunities
Come have fun on campus during lunch. Add some play to your day:

  • Run Club: FRIDAYS. Come encourage the kids as they run through lunch (you don’t need to run with them — you’re just rewarding, cheering, and managing). Sign up for one or more Fridays.
  • Noon Maker TableTwice a month we will be having noon art/maker type activities. The kids love it! Join us (usually on Thursdays, check sign up sheet)

See the full PTA calendar.



Brought to you by the El Carmelo PTA.