The PTA thanks M-A’s wonderful teachers and staff in a variety of ways throughout the year. Events include a number of themed breakfasts (Back to School Breakfast, Holiday Breakfast and even Pies for Breakfast), Coffee Carts and an Ice Cream Social.

Event Schedule

Staff Appreciation Back to School Coffee Cart: August 14, 2018
Staff Appreciation Coffee Cart: October 19, 2018
Staff Appreciation Holiday Brunch: December 21, 2018
Staff Appreciation January Coffee Cart: January 8, 2019
Staff Appreciation Valentine’s Treats: February 14, 2019
Staff Appreciation Open House Food: March 21, 2019
Staff Appreciation Night Custodian Dinner: April 18, 2019
Staff Appreciation Ice Cream Social: May 10, 2019
Staff Appreciation Volunteer Luncheon: May 14, 2019

Each year, the PTA sponsors the May Appreciation Luncheon. Teachers, staff, PTA volunteers, and Foundation for the Future volunteers attend the luncheon where the PTA presents awards to exceptional volunteers, gives ‘Bear Farewells’ to graduating parents who have had a positive impact on M-A as volunteers, welcomes new 20-year staff members to the Platinum Plus Club and honors select volunteers in the M-A community. The Foundation for the Future also presents awards to teachers and staff.

To volunteer to help with Staff Appreciation Events, please fill out the PTA volunteer form.

Staff Appreciation Committee Co-Chairs:

  • Alyssa Blau, Jody Buckley, Natalie Coupe, Neela Gentile, Wendy Malacek, Liesl Noble, Katie Parsons, Jennifer Roberts, Joel Rutsky, and Kristi Waldron
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