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BV Pride Annual Fund

BV Pride Annual Fund

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“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” -- Benjamin Franklin


Dear BV Families,                                                                                                   August 15, 2016
 
Welcome back! We look forward to a wonderful 2015-2016 school year for our children.
As always, our goal is to give every Beverly Vista student a great education filled with diverse
learning opportunities. This can only continue with your financial support. We have the benefit
ofsupportive teachers, a wonderful school, and an excellent school district, but we cannot stop
 there. A good public education is free, but a great public education costs money! This past year,
money raised through parent and community contributions allowed the Beverly Vista PTA to
fund the following programs and make the following purchases for our students:
 
Purchased:
50 iPads and mobile cart with supporting master laptop
Teacher classroom items - over $25,000, including books, DVDs, and other
enhanced learning aids
Short throw projectors (Smart Boards)
Middle School science experiments and equipment
Middle School language arts and English workbooks
Playground toys for grades PK-K (bycicles, trycicles)
Skateboard rack
Art classroom equipment and supplies
Scholar trophies and awards
Acoustic Shells for Music Program
Front office beautification
 
Enrichments Programs Funded:
All field trip and field trip buses for grades K-8
STEM funding for 6th grade
“Hi-Tech High-Touch Elementary Science” Program (Polymer Pat) for grades 1-4
Theatricum Botanicum immersed in Shakespeare for 7th grade (100 students participated)
Native American studies
Music Center performances
Dance class for 5th grade students
Music specialist for Kindergarten students
Movie Night social event
Cultural Enrichment programs
Lunchtime Chess Club (100 students participated)
Science and math competition registration fees (such as Science Olympiads)
Choir, Band, and Orchestra attendance at competitions and festivals
Poetry and Puppetry Workshop for 3rd grade
"Bedtime Books For Bulldogs" Program for grades TK-3
School Assemblies (such as Moscow Nights)
Musical instrument repairs
 
In just the past two years, the BV PTA has spent over $500,000
on new technology and enrichment programs.
 
WE ASK FOR A MINIMUM $500 CONTRIBUTION FOR EACH BEVERLY VISTA STUDENT.
 
PLEASE CONTRIBUTE TODAY by using the attached envelope.
Whether you donate now or later, the BV Pride Annual Fund Envelope
MUST BE SIGNED AND RETURNED TO YOUR STUDENT’S TEACHER
to show receipt.
 
We are looking for 100% participation. Any amount makes a difference and is appreciated.


Tamar Seff  BV PTA Annual Fund Committee
Bahare Yektafar  BV PTA Membership
April Jergens BV PTA Executive Vice President
Martha Ramirez
BV PTA President