Square 1 Art Fundraiser

Square 1 Art Fundraiser

Square 1 Art has partnered with Matoaka to create a unique opportunity to celebrate our students’ artistic accomplishments while raising money for the Art program. The school earns a profit from each and every order placed! Order Deadline – FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2017. Thank you SO MUCH for participating and supporting Art at Matoaka Elementary!! HOW TO […]

Moe's Spirit Night Feb. 7th

Moe’s Spirit Night Feb. 7th

Join us for a Matoaka Spirit Night at Moe’s Southwest Grill on Tuesday, February 7th from 5-9 pm Mention Matoaka and a percentage of your purchase will go back to our school! This Moe’s Spirit Night marks Matoaka’s first ever “Competition Spirit Night”   We will battle it out with Clara Byrd Baker Bears to […]

Matoaka Book Fair

Matoaka Book Fair

Matoaka will be hosting its annual Scholastic Book Fair in December, (12/12 –  12/16). Family night with special evening hours will be held on one evening beginning at 5pm. This is a great opportunity to build your child’s home library and do your holiday shopping for everyone on your gift list! Proceeds from the Book […]

Shopping programs that support our school

Shopping programs that support our school

Help earn money for Matoaka by registering your store bonus cards, using our key cards and codes at the check out, and using our Amazon link! Spread the word – friends and family are welcome to participate. The more people we involve, the more money we make for our school.   AMAZON SMILE Use THIS […]

Donate to Walkathon

Matoaka’s annual Walkathon is our biggest fundraiser of the year! Students collect pledges from friends and family in support of walking 20-30 minutes. Donations are accepted securely online via Paypal or you can print the PLEDGE SHEET Prizes will be awarded! Use this link to donate today! Need a receipt for your donation? CLICK HERE

Papa Murphy's Spirit Week

Papa Murphy’s Spirit Week

Matoaka earned $538.73 thanks to Papa Murphy’s at the Monticello Marketplace Shopping Center! A special thank you to Principal Jacobs who was on hand to make the pizzas!  And thank you to everyone who joined us and helped to make Papa Murphy’s Spirit Week a success!            

"Walk the Wave" Walkathon Brings in over $16,000!

“Walk the Wave” Walkathon Brings in over $16,000!

The 10th annual Matoaka Walk-a-thon was held on Friday, Oct 14 and raised $16,913.74! The Walk-a-thon committee, in conjunction with Matoaka Elementary’s PTA, would like to thank everyone for coming out to “Walk the Wave”! The funds raised will help with programs and projects throughout the school. Special thanks go out to our corporate sponsors […]

Collect Box Tops for Matoaka

Collect Box Tops for Matoaka

Since 2008, Matoaka has earned more than $15,000 through Box Tops for Education. The money received has been used to purchase school assemblies, field trips, PE supplies and much more. See? Your contributions really do make a difference!     How does it work? Simply clip Box Tops from products and send them to school. Each one […]

Living Wedge Dedication Ceremony

Living Wedge Dedication Ceremony

  Matoaka offers students  a special learning area for Science! Thanks to the efforts by the community, PTA and staff – Matoaka’s Living Wedge became possible. The Living Wedge is a “living” nature center for the children of Matoaka Elementary School that provides students with hands-on opportunities for Science enrichment.  Created in 2010 by 5th grade […]

Kiss the Pig Coin Drive

Kiss the Pig Coin Drive

WHO KISSED THE PIG? The PTA held a coin drive to benefit school sponsored programs. Students used their coins to vote for the Matoaka staff member they wanted to see kiss Penelope The Pig. Mrs Ferrara was the “winner”, raising over $200! She kissed Penelope last Wednesday at the school. SEE THE VIDEO! Top 3 contestants: Mr. Jacobs- […]

Annual 4th Grade Poinsettia Sale

Annual 4th Grade Poinsettia Sale

Each year, the 4th grade team has a Holiday Poinsettia Sale, in partnership with Cooke’s Gardens, to help offset the cost of the 4th grade end-of-year trip to Monticello. The funds raised will go directly to the expenses associated with the trip. If you purchase holiday poinsettias, be sure to think of our 4th graders and their […]

7th Annual WalkAThon a SUCCESS!

7th Annual WalkAThon a SUCCESS!

  Thank you one and all for making the 7th annual Matoaka … “WALK IN THE WILD WEST” WALKATHON … a HUGE success! Our Matoaka Families once again proved we have tremendous school pride and support. This year we surpassed our goal by thousands. We reached $20,000 in donations. Because of your continued commitment to […]

Walk-A-Thon Raises More Than $17,000!

Walk-A-Thon Raises More Than $17,000!

5TH MATOAKA “SPACE WALK” WALKATHON A SUCCESS!  After a rain delay, the 2012 Matoaka walk-a-thon launched into history on Monday, October 22nd.  Thanks to the stellar efforts of the entire Matoaka student body, this year’s Matoaka walk-a-thon was a HUGE success!  Complete with astronauts, Martians, moon fairies, NASA lab techs, the Matoaka Cardinal and Matoaka […]

Thank You Martin's Food Market

Thank You Martin’s Food Market

The Martin’s Food Market located in the Monticello Marketplace in Williamsburg generously donated $25.00 worth of apples which were served at our recent Family Fun Night. Thank you Martin’s for supporting Matoaka and our Healthy Lifestyles initiative! Remember to register and link your Martin’s Bonuscard to Matoaka (use school code 03061). Martin’s A+ School Rewards Program […]

2010-2011 WalkAThon raised over $13,000

we raised over $13,000 THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR HELP AND YOUR PLEDGES We couldn’t have done it without our STUDENTS, TEACHERS, PARENTS and our FANS special Thanks to PTA promoter: Christian Dunn for a very successful event!           The PTA would like to thank the following businesses, organizations, and individuals for donating prizes […]