Programs

WGE PTA

 

The PTA pays for and operates a host of programs:

We fully fund these classroom enrichment programs (more than $100,000 per year):

  • Schmahl Science (monthly hands-on science workshops for every class)
  • Little Heroes PE with Coach Ray (twice a month for each class, plus coaching during all recesses) (on hold for remainder of 2018-19)
  • 20 weeks of music instruction for each class (in Spanish for TWBI classes)

We fund these programs, and they are organized and run by PTA volunteers:

We fund these events, and they are organized and run by PTA volunteers:

We pay for these items:

  • Library books
  • Laptops
  • Classroom stipends of up to $1,500 per teacher (to pay for supplies, field trips)
  • School needs (copy machine, laminator, picnic benches, Tiger folders)