Welcome to the PTA Website!

Membership Drive

    

Here are the standings for ice cream parties so far: 
K - Ms Cones and Mrs. Markman are tied
1 - Ms. Long 
2 - Mrs. Taulman
3 - Mrs. Squiers 
4 - Mr. Paine
5 - Dr. Powell
 
There is still time to get your class in the lead, join the PTA.  You can join online by clicking here or send in a membership form.

Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week is coming up from 10/23 to 10/30.   We are seeking volunteers to help with our food drive.  Please use the link below to sign up!
 

Fifth Grade Poster contest

 Our DDE 5th graders also have the opportunity to participate in our DDE poster contest. 

 

The theme this year is "Real Heroes Don't Do Drugs!" 

 

Details about the poster contest are available from Mrs. Everson - eeverson@wcpss.net or

Mrs. Coucoulas-Knight -acoucoulas-knight@wcpss.net

 

 

School-Wide Activities 

 

Begin Food Drive on Monday, October 23rd!

Monday:   “Our School Chooses to be Drug-Free!” – Wear DAVIS DRIVE COLORS (teal, yellow, purple),

                                         school SPIRIT-WEAR or DOLPHIN shirts!

Tuesday:           “Team Up Against Drugs!” – wear your favorite TEAM clothes!

Wednesday“The Drug-Free Force is With Me” – Wear clothes with a SPACE or STAR WARS theme!

Thursday“Proud to be Drug-Free!” – Wear REDWHITEand BLUE clothes!

Friday: “My Head is on Straight!” - Wear a fun HAT.

 

 Continue Food Drive through Friday, October, 27th at 8:00AM!


 Red Ribbon Week Food Drive

 

We will collect canned, bagged or boxed food items to give to the Fuquay-Varina Food Pantry. Please bring or send in your donations anytime during the week of October 23rd.  The last day to bring food items will be Friday, Oct 27th! Our DDE Student Council members will facilitate the food drive collection in the foyer. We will have contest between homerooms with the winning class receiving a pizza treat! Any and all donations are greatly appreciated! THANK YOU for your support! 

 

Kindergarten:  Bagged/boxed rice, dry beans, macaroni and cheese, nuts, oatmeal, condiments (no packets)

1st Grade:  Tuna fish (any meat in can/pouch), bagged/boxed mashed potatoes, dry stuffing mix, soups, sugar

2nd Grade:  fruit (pineapple, apples, peaches, oranges, pears, apricots, cranberry sauce, etc.)

3rd Grade:  Peanut butter, dry pasta/noodles, pasta sauces, crackers, jellies/jams (no packets) 

4th Grade:  vegetables (peas, sweet potatoes, green beans, carrots, turnips, tomatoes, etc.)

5th grade:  Flour, cornmeal, Bisquick mix, cereals, cookies, cake/brownie/muffin mixes, pudding

ANY Grade:  Toothbrush, toothpaste, shaving cream, lotion, shampoo, soap, or other toiletries

 

 

ALL ITEMS Should be , so THEY can last for several WEEKs without being refrigerated!!



Announcements

Needed...

 
Your old Legos!  If you have lego that your no longer need or want, please send them in to Ms. Odom and Ms Fenton.  They are needed for school projects.

Wanted!

 
Kindergarten is in needs of empty coffee creamer bottles!  Please rinse them out & send them in to school with your child.  Your child's homeroom teacher will make sure they get to a kindergarten classroom!

Thank You for Clipping Box Tops

 
Thank you for submitting Box Tops for Education!  Our school has earned $813!  Keep them coming!

Tutoring

We are looking for volunteers to tutor one or a small group of students. Tutoring is once a week with the same student(s) each week for 30 minutes.  Let us know your availability and if you have a subject preference. If you have grade(s) level preference, please let us know, too. We will match you with a student that matches your availability.  Teachers will provide an assignment for you to work on with the student(s).  We hope you will consider volunteering in our parent lead tutoring program! If you have any questions, please feel free to email either one of us.  Contact Laura at Laura_Levandoski@yahoo.com or Amy Nguyen at meezersfan@gmail.com.

No Fuss Fundraiser

We are having a No Fuss Fundraiser to raise money for our general fund. This will provide funds for all the PTA initiatives throughout the year. Thank you for Supporting our school!!


Is my donation tax deductible?
YES! 100% tax deductible and 100% eligible for company matching.  Our 501(c)(3) number is 56-1926033.

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Recycling at DDE – JOIN DAVEY's GREEN TEAM

Davey’s Green Team is a volunteer committee working to reduce our ecological impact while encouraging students to be good stewards of our planet. Bi-weekly our committee volunteers collect, sort and record data for our current recycling programs.

Volunteers can set their own time schedule by selecting a time slot for collection that is before or after carpool or during after-school pickup. Please sign up now and a short training session will be held prior to your start date. http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/904054AA5AA5-daveys

 

Calendar

October 2017

10/4 - Walk and bike to school day

10/8 - DDE parent meetup at Davis            Drive Park shelter 4-5 pm

10/11- PTA Board Meeting 8am

10/17 - Fall pictures

10/20 - Early Release/ Staff Appreciation             Lunch

10/23 - 10/31 National Red Ribbon Week

10/31 - Teacher Workday




Important Links


Membership

Our Memberhub online payments are now active. You can use the links below or use the link on your DDE memberhub dashboard.

Join the PTA

    Membership form

            Pay Dues


Fundraising - 

     No Fuss fundraiser


PTA Newsletter 

Help hurricane victims


We are touched by the plight of all hurricane victims. Please consider donating to the relief effort. Here are some organizations you may like to donate to:


Our Sponsors

Gold Sponsor

Ken Buckner- Financial Advisor

204 Davis Grove Cir Suite 101, Cary, NC 27519

Gold Sponsor

201 Davis Grove Circle
Cary, NC 27519 

(919)234-5193

Silver Sponsor

2775 NC Highway 55, Cary, NC 27519 cary@jeilearning.com 
919.655.5300

September staff lunch sponsor

1705 High House Road
Cary, NC 27513

August Teacher's lunch Sponsor

Preston Corners
957 High House Road
CaryNC 27513 
 (919) 461-0660 
 (919) 469-5076

 

Volunteers Needed

We need help with volunteer needs for this upcoming school year.Our second vice president role  and several other committee leadership roles are currently vacant. The future of the activities depend on volunteers. If you know of anyone who has shown interest in helping, please reach out to them. For a complete list of our vacant positions go here

 

Spirit wear

Want to show your Davis Drive School Spirit? Check out our new Spirit Wear at our school store! You can also place an order by sending this form to school through your child. The t-shirt will be delivered to your child's classroom.

National Blue Ribbon School 2016

National Blue Ribbon School