Upcoming Events

A resource for GH families!

We are working hard to add relevant and useful information for GH families to stay connected through events and volunteer opportunities in the 2021-2022 school year. Take a look and reach out if you have questions or would like to get involved!


 

9/1 - 9/29: ATTENDANCE AWARENESS MONTH — WEDNESDAYS

Each Wednesday in September. In recognition of Attendance Awareness Month, each school will compete against others in their trustee district. The school with the best overall attendance rate in the month of September will be declared the “Trustee District Champion School” and will be awarded the coveted Trustee Champion Banner. Attendance Awareness Month Social Media ChallengeParticipants will share what school attendance and learning mean to them by using the hashtag #ShowUpDallasISD on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok, from September 1–30. More info here!

 


 9/21 - Ib Cultural Night!

Volunteers Needed!

This will be an outdoor event with several stations set up including food, art, dance, and other fun activities. TWO WAYS TO VOLUNTEER: 1. Host a station that celebrates a unique part of your family's culture such as music, dance, art, language or celebrations. 2. General Volunteers for the event: set-up for the event, be a guide to different stations or breakdown the event. Reach out to Rhonda Barnwell to volunteer at Rbarnwell@dallasisd.org https://www.dallasisd.org/Page/2357#calendar2040/20210902/event/235853

 


 

9/23 - North Texas Giving Day

 

North Texas Giving Day is the largest community-wide giving event in the nation. Last year with 37 donors, Geneva Heights raised almost $4,000. This year, our goal is to have at least 55 donors to help raise $7,500 to go toward socio-emotional learning curriculum and classroom enrichment. Please consider supporting the GH PTA with a donation!  

https://www.northtexasgivingday.org/GHPTA

 


9/24 - Dollar Dress Day 

Bring $1 donation to go towards GH Fall school events and wear non-uniform clothes for the day! 

*No costumes allowed.


 

9/24, 7:30pm - Woodrow Wilson Future Wildcat Night 

Kids from all the feeder pattern schools are invited to the Woodrow Wilson High School football game! They will be playing WT White. The game will be at Forester Field, 8233 Military Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75227.

 


9/25 - GH Community Gardening Day

Calling all GHE Cougars who have a green thumb and even those who don't! Please come join us for a community gardening day where we will clean up flowerbeds around the school. Bring your own tools if you have them. If not, we will have some to share. Please reach out to Erin Clark if you have any questions! Erin Clark

 


BIRTHDAY MARQUEE CALL-OUTS — SIGN-UP!

Sign-up for first semester slots! Add your student's name to the school marquee for the week of their birthday! The birthday names will stay up for the ENTIRE WEEK (from Fri. 4pm until the next Fri 4pm). Sign-up here!
To have your student's name on the marquee for their birthday week 1.) fill out the form at the above link 2.) send $10 via Venmo to @ghpta (Venmo business account) or cash in an envelope with Student's name (and your name) or check written out to "Geneva Heights PTA" and leave in the front office. **Once we run out of space we will no longer accept additional names for that week. Email Jen Saucedo if you have any questions!
 
 

8/16 - 9/15: WIN A CLASS PIZZA PARTY!

Runs for a month! Help your student's class win a pizza party! The class with the highest % of PTA memberships wins a lunch pizza party at school! All you have to do is join the PTA either at the Back-to-school Picnic (9/10) or online at joinpta.org (email a copy of your e-receipt and student's name/class to Jennifer Strunk. Memberships are $10. You can gift memberships to friends, grandparents, aunts, and uncles, too!