By andy on April 12, 2018
Reminder – Parent Forum Tonight (LHS) WHEN: April 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm WHERE: Lafayette High School Commons 4460 Longhill Rd Williamsburg, VA 23188 All WJCC Families are invited to attend one of our Parent Forums to give us your opinion on the division’s strengths and areas where you think we could […]
By andy on March 29, 2018
What: Spirit Night to support MES! When: 5-8pm Where: Blaze Pizza – 5134 Main Street (New Town)
By andy on March 26, 2018
Join MES PTA and the DoG Street running club for a dog and stroller friendly 5k run/walk tonight, Monday March 26th. Registration starts at 5pm – run/walk starts at 6pm. The class in each grade with the highest percentage of participants with earn a lunch time treat! Come out and enjoy the evening -hope to see you there!!
By andy on March 14, 2018
This week Matoaka students will get to sample locally grown kale during lunch as part of the PTA-SHIP farm to school tastings! Kale is full of vitamins and a great addition to salads, smoothies, soups, and more. PTA is pleased to help bring this wellness choice to all students to assist with healthier choices and lifestyles!
By andy on February 26, 2018
Carnival will be here on Saturday March 24th – our shirt description is below. Make sure you place your online orders at the link below on/before Wednesday March 7th! Online order form not longer available – deadline passed. Shirt description: Comfort Color Chambray blue shirt Artwork design on the back Small design on front left […]
By andy on February 22, 2018
On Thursday February 22nd, Matoaka students will get to sample locally grown butternut squash during lunch as part of the PTA-SHIP farm to school tastings! Great reasons to love this winter squash is that it is rich with vitamin A which is good for the eyes and also helps fend off illness. PTA is pleased to help bring […]
By andy on February 13, 2018
Please join us Thursday February 15th from 5-9pm! Chick-Fil-A – 6732 Mooretown Rd (near Home Depot) Mention Matoaka and a percentage of your purchase will go back to our school! We are competing with fellow school Clara Byrd Baker for top sales (bonus!).
By andy on February 7, 2018
Planning is underway for our annual Cardinal Carnival. We invite you to join us on Friday, February 9th at 2:30pm in the Cafeteria to help with planning and putting this event together! Contact: Adrianne Tropilo if you have any questions: AdrianneTropilo@yahoo.com
By andy on February 7, 2018
Enjoy W&M Tribe Women’s Basketball this Sunday (MES families – discounted tickets!): Sunday February 11th at 2pm – W&M Women’s Basketball at Kaplan Arena – W&M Tribe vs. Northeastern – Matoaka Chorus performs at half time!! (Tickets $2) Discounted tickets must be purchased in advance online: http://tribeathletics.com/tickets Use promo code: MATOAKA (case sensitive) **Promo tickets will not be available at the game**
By andy on February 2, 2018
Congratulations to Matoaka teachers Kimberly Holloway, Katie Knaul, and Sue Sydow for being selected as recipients of grants from WJCC Schools Foundation!! Awards were announced and delivered today. View the full description of the Innovative Learning Grant Awards here: http://wjccschoolsfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/WJCCSF-Grant-Awards-2018.pdf
By andy on January 31, 2018
Two great opportunities to experience W&M Tribe Basketball are coming for MES families (discounted tickets!): Saturday February 3rd at 4pm – W&M Men’s Basketball at Kaplan Arena – W&M Tribe vs. Drexel (Tickets $6) Sunday February 11th at 2pm – W&M Women’s Basketball at Kaplan Arena – W&M Tribe vs. Northeastern – Matoaka Chorus performs at half time!! (Tickets $2) […]
By andy on January 18, 2018
Looking for something for the kids to do on this snow day, here is an idea… The deadline for the yearbook cover art contest is just over a week away. All students welcome to create a submission! More info and details can be found here: http://www.matoaka-pta.org/wp-content/uploads/MESyearbookcovercontest2018.pdf
By andy on January 16, 2018
Planning is underway for our annual Cardinal Carnival. We invite you to join us on Friday, January 19th at 2:30pm in the Cafeteria to help with planning and putting this event together! http://www.matoaka-pta.org/wp-content/uploads/PTA_Carnival_EarlyCmteFlyer_Jan18dist.pdf
By andy on December 18, 2017
Matoaka students overwhelmingly made a great choice on December 14th to try locally grown sweet potatoes prepared by Chef Marie Homer of SHIP. Chef Marie and Beth Berry helped Matoaka PTA volunteers to hand out samples to students who were rewarded with stickers. Mataoaka’s PTA encourages student wellness through increased activity and better food choices. […]
By andy on December 11, 2017
A super food and great source of vitamins A and C, sweet potatoes are very good for you…and PTA/SHIP are bringing them to lunchtime to sample on Thursday December 14th! All Matoaka students will be given an opportunity to sample the recipe (ingredients: sweet potatoes, garlic, rosemary, oil, parsley and black pepper). We hope you […]
By andy on November 30, 2017
Don’t Forget!! Please join us for a Matoaka Spirit Night!! Where: Moe’s Southwest Grill – 4950 Monticello Ave. When: Thursday November 30th from 5-9pm Mention Matoaka and a percentage of your purchase will go back to our school!
By andy on November 29, 2017
Thanks to all families who joined before and during our membership drive. Your support of Matoaka’s PTA is critical to the success of the support we provide to students each year. Thank you very much! Overall Grade Winner: Kindergarten! They win a Zoo Pro Program! Top Class Winners – each of the following win $50 in […]
By andy on November 18, 2017
Thanks to some hard-working students collecting donations and some VERY generous businesses in our local community, Matoaka’s 2017 Walk-a-thon was awesome! Check out our banner on the corner of Brick Bat and Centerville Roads and keep these kind businesses in mind as your shop the ‘Burg!
By andy on November 14, 2017
Matoaka’s Kindergarten families are rocking our membership so far this year…but it is not over yet! PTA’s Membership Drive will conclude on Wednesday, November 22nd – please make sure you submit your paper or online form by this date! A Zoo Pro Adventures assembly will be awarded to the winning grade. Join online: https://member.pta.org/Join
By andy on November 13, 2017
Our School of Excellence survey deadline has been extended through TUESDAY NOVEMBER 14th and we need input! Please help Matoaka but taking 5 minutes to complete this survey. Your participation matters! THANK YOU!! https://goo.gl/forms/6YAl0pNC61RlCNrw1