Sutter Middle School PTAWelcome Sutter Families!
The January Sutter Middle School PTA Association Meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at 4:15 p.m., via Zoom. The agenda and meeting access instructions can be found here.Panda Express Cougar Carry-out Night!Wednesday, January 1210am - 9pm1840 Prairie City Rd #300, Folsom
(in the Safeway shopping center)How to Order
PandaExpress.com or the App.
Enter 332462 in the fundraiser code boxor
Bring paper flyer or show it on your smartphoneOrder ahead or on the event day Wednesday, January 12, 202220% of sales will be given back to Sutter Middle School PTA to support programs at Sutter Mddle School! Download the flyer here.Thanks to all our families who participated in our Chiptle Cougar Carry-out Night in November. We raised almost $750!* Join Sutter Middle School PTAOur next Association Meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at 4:15 p.m., via Zoom, at which time we will be reviewing last year and approving this year's calendar of events, budget, and release of funds.The meeting agenda is available here. We still have leadership openings for this year (see list on right). Please contact Silia Blount (President) if you are interested in any of the open positions.* Cash for CougarsIf we reach our goal of $15,000, this will be our only major fundraiser this year! Learn more about the fundraiser and the projects we hope to fund this school year. Print out a donation form or make a donation online.Our next Association Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m., via Zoom, at which time we will be holding elections for the 2021-2022 executive board and approving funds for the remainder of this year and the start of next year.The meeting agenda can be found here.The nominations for the 2021-2022 executive board of the Sutter Middle School PTA are as follows:President: Silia BlountVice President: Bhaskar VempatiSecretary: Minerva RosenbergTreasurer: Kelley Robinson-AbelloFinancial Secretary: OPENAuditor: David RosenbergHistorian: OPENCougar Carry-out Nights UpdateOur November 18 Cougar Carry-out Night with Papa Murphy's Pizza of Folsom raised $420 for programs at Sutter Middle School! Thanks to our Sutter families for their on-going support of Sutter Middle School and Folsom restaurants!The October 22 Cougar Carry-our Night at Chick-fil-A of Folsom raised $652.80! All funds will be used to support departments and programs at Sutter Middle School. Thanks to all who participated!Join Sutter Middle School PTAGiven the current circumstances and impact of COVID-19 and distance learning, Sutter Middle Schol PTA is tabling its annual Cash for CouCash for Cougars UpdateGiven the current circumstances and impact of COVID-19 and distance learning, Sutter Middle Schol PTA is tabling its annual Cash for Cougars campaign this fall. We will re-evaluate upon students' return to school.We are still providing funding to support students, teachers, staff, and programs at Sutter Middle School. If you would like to contribute, we are still accepting Cash for Cougars donations. We are grateful for any amount you wish to give. All funds donated will be used to support Sutter Middle School. Learn more on our Fundraising page or donate online.Thank you to all the families who supported our Papa Murphy's Carryout fundraiser in June! We raised $180 to continue supporting programs at Sutter Middle School!8th Grade Parents - If you are looking to purchase a yard sign to celebrate your student's upcoming promotion to high school, we have put together a list of local vendors and their custom SMS yard sign designs.(Please note this is not a Sutter Middle School PTA or FCUSD sponsored activity.)Congratulations to the 2020-20201 Executive Board:President: Kelley Robinson-AbelloVice President: OPENSecretary: Tammy ChristensenTreasurer: Stephanie GibsonFinancial Secretary: Diana ReganAuditor: Silia BlountHistorian: Eunie JungThank you to all the families who supported our Chick-fil-A Carry Out Night! We raised $1,094 to continue supporting programs at Sutter Middle School!Thank you to all the families that supported our Cash for Cougars drive! Together we raised over $21,000 for Sutter Middle School! Congratulations to Mrs. Blankenfeld's Advisory for winning a trip to Dutch Bros with 100% participation! Thank you to Ms. Conte and Leadership for their help with signage.During the GRIT and Growth Midset assembly on September 10, 2019, students were invited by Dr. Blake Brandes to visit his website to download a free album at www.blakespeaks.com; the music page can be accessed from there or by clicking here.* Join Sutter Middle School PTA* Cash for CougarsIf we reach our goal of $20,000, this will be our only major fundraiser this year! Learn more about the fundraiser and the projects we hope to fund this school year. Print out a donation form or make a donation online.Cash for Cougars Advisory Competition is going on now! Win a field trip to Dutch Bros for your Advisory Class! Advisories must have 95% participation to qualify. The Advisory in first place is a walking field trip to Dutch Bros with Mrs. Phillips; the Advisory in second place will receive donuts; the Advisory in third place will receive Pop-Tarts. Donate today!* Sutter Spirit WearSpirit Wear is sold every Friday at the Student Store. For Spirit Wear questions, contact Kym Saylor.* Upcoming DatesThe Fall Book Fair will run Friday October 4 - Friday October 11, in A-108 next to the Library.* National PTA Reflections Arts Program2019-2020 marks the 50th year of the Reflections program! Students are invited to participate and submit original artwork in one of six areas reflecting this year's theme of "Look Within". Submissions are due in October. Visit the Reflections page to learn more.
If you have any comments, questions, suggestions, or would like to volunteer please contact Kelley Robinson-Abello.
2021-2022 SMS PTA Board Members and ChairpersonsPresidentSilia BlountVice PresidentBhaskar VempatiSecretaryKia KochTreasurerKelley Robinson-AbelloFinancial SecretaryOPENAuditorOPEN
HistorianKourtney MunizParliamentarianStefanie EllisFundraising ChairOPENTammy ChristensenVolunteers ChairJessica HarrisonSimone WiegandSpirit Wear ChairSimone WiegandPTA Activities ChairMalathy JaganathanBook Fair ChairOPENReflections ChairEunie JungOPENSerenade Under the Stars ChairOPEN8th Grade Celebration ChairOPEN