• The PTA sponsors many wonderful, social and educational programs and events throughout the school year to build strong and effectual relationships between parents, teachers and our school in support of the students. The PTA also supports the enrichment needs of the classroom, and all this is made possible by your continued support of the PTA and it’s fundraising efforts. If you wish to donate some of your time, please do not hesitate to contact the members of the PTA at wallingtonpta@gmail.com.

    September Events:

    Coffee & Conversation

    September 11th -Gavlak, September 12th- Jefferson

    Stop by our table at drop off for a cup of coffee and conversation on Monday, September 11th outside Gavlak, and on Tuesday September 12th outside Jefferson Annex. Say hello to friends you haven’t seen all summer — and those you haven’t met yet! Get information on the PTA and meet new PTA board members.

    (Rain dates: Sept.14th and 15th.)

    Saturday Morning at the Movies: Lego Ninjago
    September 30th, 10:30am, Williams Cinemas, Rutherford
    Tickets $14. Includes popcorn and a drink
    Join us for a morning of FUN at the movies! Send payment in cash or check (made out to Wallington PTA) to your classroom with your child’s name and number of tickets purchased.
    Please arrive at the Williams Cinema no later than 10:30 to be checked off the list and receive tickets.
    Tickets must be purchased in advance. No tickets can be purchased at the door.
    Deadline for ticket sales is September 26th.

    For more information, download our flyer here:

    Look for our Table at Back to School Nights

    We’ll have information on becoming a member, as well as school uniforms and baked goods for sale.

    September At a Glance:

    • Sept. 7         Kindergarten Back to School Night,   Gavlak
    • Sept. 11      Coffee & Conversation,   Gavlak
    • Sept. 12      Coffee & Conversation,   Jefferson Annex
    • Sept. 13      PTA Volunteers Signup Meeting -7pm,   Gavlak All Purpose Room
    • Sept. 20      PTA General Meeting - 3pm,  Gavlak All Purpose Room
    • Sept. 26      Back to School Night,  Grades 1-3,  Gavlak & Jefferson
    • Sept. 28      Back to School Night,   Grades 4-6,  Gavlak
    • Sept. 30      Saturday Morning at the Movies: Lego Ninjago
    • Sept.7- Oct.2  Metro Home Goods, Food and Coupon App Sale


    The 2017-2019 term Board members are:

    Susanne Preinfalk, President
    Trina Bucaro, Vice-President, Jefferson Annex
    Magda Thompson, Vice-President, Gavlak
    Raffaella Selvaggio, Vice-President, Fundraising & Events
    Aeri Elle Graham, Recording Secretary
    Wendy Ivanicki, Corresponding Secretary
    Sylwia Hejzner, Treasurer

    PTA General Meetings, which are open to the public, will take place at the F.W. Gavlak School all-purpose room at 3:00 p.m.

    (subject to change)

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Wednesday, November 8, 2017
    Wednesday, January 17, 2018
    Wednesday, March 14, 2018
    Wednesday, May 16, 2018
    Wednesday, June 6, 2018