Programs & Committees

Standing Committees:

Membership: Lorraine Jede

  • The membership chair is responsible for facilitating the work of the membership committee and ensuring timely, accurate communication with other PTA committees and officers. Membership chairs are often tasked with:

    • Building the membership committee.
    • Collecting and tracking membership dues.
    • Distributing membership cards and encouraging online PTA profile sign-up.
    • Providing membership reports.

Student Recognition:  OPEN

  • Develop, plan and execute recognition for student achievements through various means & programs, such as recognition ceremony, recognition awards, etc.

Teacher Appreciation:  Bonnie Duncan

This position is currently being handled by a “team” of volunteers.

  • Plans and organize events or items that effectively show the PTSA’s support of our teachers and staff members

Building & Grounds: OPEN

  • Develop, plan and execute programs or improvements related to the facility or grounds of the school.

Support Our School:

  • Work with businesses to bring in additional support and fundraising opportunities
  • Communicate with parents & staff to implement programs such Box Tops, Grocery Store Links, Restaurant Spirit Night, etc.

Communications:  Kristen Howrigon

  • Creates weekly newsletter.
  • Review & edit articles submitted by committee members.
  • Maintain PTSA Website,Facebook Page and Twitter Account.

Cat’s Corner:  Valerie McCullough

  • Organize, develop and sell spirit wear items
  • Organize volunteers for coverage in Student Store twice a week
  • Organize and operate open house sells, including locks, headphones, agendas, etc.

Audit Committee: Chris Fillio, Chair

  • 3 members responsible for monitoring the activities of the books throughout the year.
  • Communicating with any outside source used for tax purposed, audits, etc.

Advocacy: OPEN

  • At least one member(elected by Nov. 1st by BOD) responsible for organizing activities and programs that improve relationships between the school & families
  • Educating families & caregivers on important issues related to health & educational success

Nominating Committee: OPEN

  • 3 members (2 from current board, 1 at large) responsible for identifying talented, motivated and responsible volunteers that would serve as PTA Officers
  • Prior to the final General Meeting, prepare a slate of Officers and present them at the meeting for vote by the General Membership

Reflections: OPEN

  • Organize and oversee the Reflections program within our school as well as represent our school on a local or state level when necessary.
  • Effectively communicate the rules, responsibilities, etc of the program with students

Seats provided by WLMS Staff Members:

    • Principal
    • Administration
    • Teacher Representatives
    • Health & Safety Officer