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 (Final dates coming soon!)

Staff Appreciation Back to School Coffee Cart:  August 14, 2020
Staff Appreciation Coffee Cart: October 16, 2020
Staff Appreciation Holiday Brunch: December 18 2020
Staff Appreciation January Coffee Cart: January 4, 2021
Staff Appreciation Valentine’s Treats: February 21, 2021
Staff Appreciation Open House Food: March 18, 2021
Staff Appreciation Night Custodian Dinner: April 15, 2021
Staff Appreciation Ice Cream Social: May 7, 2021
Staff Appreciation Volunteer Luncheon: May 18, 2021

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:

  • Gianna Wrenn, Naama Barnea-Goraly, Neela Gentile, Taylor Perkins, Lynn Auslander, Stacy May, Gabriela Ascencio, Susannah Hill, Sarah Patrick, Carol Jensen, Valorie Friedsam, Kathy Motamedi, Kristina Nasr

Contact us at staffappreciation@mabearspta.org