PTA Accomplishments

Here are just a few things Mathews PTA has accomplished:

  • Purchased five document cameras for classrooms
  • Purchased five tape recorders for listening centersmathews01
  • Funded part-time technology teacher for computer lab
  • Funded AIM Grants for innovative classroom projects
  • Funded continuing education for teachers
  • Funded and compiled the student directory
  • Funded author visits and books for the library
  • Maintained our website,
  • Produced our monthly newsletter, Mathews Messenger
  • Supported Heritage Celebrations to honor Asian,
    African-American and Hispanic cultural contributions
  • Supported Curriculum Nights – Family Science Night, Family Math Night, Science Fair
  • Supported International Festival
  • Supported Octoberama fall family carnival
  • Supported Building and Grounds work days
  • Supported Fine Arts Celebration and Art Show
  • Supported Track and Field Day
  • Supported Teacher and Staff Appreciation Days
  • Supported the First Annual Family Music Night
  • Supported Back-to-School Nights and Dive Into School
  • Supported 6th Grade Job Shadowing
  • Funded 6th Grade Leadership training
  • Piloted a Recycling program for the lunchroom
  • Funded production of Grade Level Anthologies
  • Increased PTA membership and participation

It takes over 56 PTA Board and Committee Members, 64 Homeroom Parents, 45 Teachers and Staff,
3 Custodial Staff, 54 Community Adopters, and countless acts of generosity of time, talent, food,
and donations to make all this happen.

How would you like to get involved?