Thank you 2016-17 SCPTA meeting hosts

SCPTA Meeting Hosts 2016-2017

September 7 Study

October 5 Jarrett MS

November 2 Wilson’s Creek 5-6

December 7 Fremont Elem


February 1 Holland Elem

March 1 Sunshine Elem

April 5 Sequiota Elem

May 3 Roseanne Bentley Administrative Center, Room 150


Food will be available at 9 a.m. Meetings start at 9:15.

RIF Appreciates Your Support

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) would like to thank Delaware, Disney, Field, Gray, Harrison, Hickory Hills, Holland, Jeffries, Mann, Pershing, Pittman, Pleasant View, Robberson, Sequiota, and Sherwood for their generous donations.  Your support ensures every 1st and 2nd grader gets to choose 3 free books each school year.

Contributions to RIF may be sent to:  PO Box 11253, Springfield, MO 65808

Local Membership Challenge All-Stars!


Congratulations to Hillcrest, Pittman, Boyd, Central, Twain, Cherokee, Pipkin, Delaware, Robberson, Jeffries, Pershing Elem., and Bissett for increasing your memberships this year!

These schools were entered into a drawing for $75.  And the winner was….

Jeffries Elementary!


Legislative Focus

Thank you to all who attended this event!!!

Thursday, November 5, 2015, our General Meeting will be held in the evening at 6:00pm at Kickapoo High School, 3710 S. Jefferson, in the KHS Library.  Springfield Council of PTAs and Missouri PTA will host a legislative rally with state and federal representatives.  Students of all PTSAs will have a chance to ask questions along with our teachers and parents. Don’t miss your chance to be heard.  Food and childcare will be provided.  We will begin serving food at 5:30pm.

Please use the west entrance (Jefferson Street) at KHS.

This will be a question and answer forum (not a debate).  The following elected officials have been invited to attend and to participate in the panel:

Federal Elected Officials (Sending a representative from their local office)-David Rauch representing Senator Claire McCaskill, Dan Waddlington representing Senator Roy Blunt and Mike Ussery representing Congressman Billy Long.

State Elected Officials (Attending)-Representative Charlie Norr and Representative Kevin Austin.

State Elected Officials (Unable to attend)-Senator Bob Dixon, Senator Jay Wasson, Representatives Lincoln Hough, Sonya Anderson, Lyndall Fraker, Eric Burlison and Elijah Haahr.

US Capital