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MEF and LP PTA Working Together

Moraga Education Foundation


MEF and your LP PTA Working Together...

The Moraga Education Foundation (MEF) and LP's Parent Teacher Association (PTA) work together to make your child's TK-5 educational experience complete.  Both of these pieces of the puzzle are necessary in order to optimize the public school experience for every student.

 

MEF is One Part of the Puzzle
As the primary fundraising organization for all Moraga public school students TK-12th grade, MEF’s mission is to raise funds to bridge the gap between state education funding and the real cost of educating our children, through a broad-based community effort. Not only do your kids benefit in elementary and intermediate school, but MEF funds are also providing critical educational opportunities for them at the high school level, making your donations an investment in their future. The 2018-2019 MEF GRANT to the Moraga School District  is $1,575,000.

 

                                                                             At LP, your donations to MEF fund:                                                                             

                                                                                    Art Teachers                                                                                      

Counseling and Student Support Services (Dedicated Elementary Counselor - NEW)

Librarians

Music, Band and Orchestra Teachers

Implementation of Next Generation Science Standards (TK-5)

  PE Teachers

Reading Tutors

Science Aides

Teacher Aides in each classroom (TK-5)

Technology Instructors

Technology and Upgrades

 

Your LP PTA is Another Part of the Puzzle
The goal of the PTA is community building and advocacy, while nurturing strong relationships among parents, teachers and administration in support of our students. In addition to recruiting and coordinating volunteers, PTA monies are raised from events such as the Fun Run, Carnival/Picnic, Read-a-thon, and Family Dance to plan and organize a mix of educational and fun school activities, including:

Classroom materials (teacher stipend)

Family Social Events

Student Assemblies

Annual Capital/Campus Improvement Projects

Educational Events (STEM Night, Science Fair, Spelling Bee)

Parent Activities and Education

Teacher Appreciation Luncheons and Events

School Beautification

Staff Development and Team Building Activities

 

And YOU are the One Who Brings these Pieces Together

In addition to your financial contributions, another part of the puzzle is the time YOU give to our schools.  LP PTA volunteers provide over 20, 000 support hours yearly at each campus. And without your donations to MEF, our schools would not be the same.  You provide a key piece to the complex puzzle of education in our current environment to make our school great and one of the best in the state.  Thank you for bringing these critical pieces of the puzzle together!