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2018-2019 PTA Nominations

The EMS PTA needs YOU! The PTA Nominating Committee is currently accepting nominations for 2018-2019 PTA Officer Positions. All positions are considered OPEN until voted on at a PTA General Meeting in April. This is a great opportunity to get to know other parents and staff members at Ereckson. We have monthly board meetings and 3 general meetings each school year.
 
Forms must be received by Friday, March 2, 2018.


EMS PTA Scholarship

The Ereckson Middle School PTA Scholarship has been established to recognize former students who have excelled in their academic endeavors, supported their community through service projects and/or participated in extracurricular activities and proven they possess the drive to further their education. Two scholarships in the amount of $500 will be awarded to college-bound students graduating from Allen High School’s Class of 2018. The applicant must have previously attended and graduated from Ereckson Middle School, and he/she must plan to enroll full-time at an accredited college/university or technical school. The scholarships will be presented at the Senior Awards ceremony on May 10, 2018. Recipients will also be asked to attend the Ereckson Middle School 8th grade award ceremony in May.

Scholarships shall be awarded based on the combination of:

  • Academic achievement
  • Participation in extracurricular activities, community service based organizations, volunteer services, and/or work experience.
  • Demonstration of leadership ability
  • Completion of written responses
  • Letter(s) of recommendation 

· A   For consideration as a candidate, please complete an application and send all requirements as a PDF attachment(s) to the Ereckson Middle School PTA Scholarship Committee at 2018EMSptascholarship@gmail.com by Friday, March 30, 2018 at 5:00 PM. Please direct any questions or concerns regarding the scholarship application and/or process to 2018EMSptascholarship@gmail.com.

You can download an application by clicking the link below.

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Allen Eagle Run

 

10th Annual Allen Eagle Run 5K & 1-Mile Fun Run – Saturday, March 3rd, 2018

Huskies registration is now open for the Allen Eagle Run! Go to www.AllenEagleRun.org to sign-up. You can run, walk, jog or even sleep-in and still get a t-shirt! The run benefits The Foundation for Allen Schools and The Allen Council of PTAs. Funds from the run are put right back into our school and Allen ISD in the form of Student Scholarships and Teacher Grants. Our campus PE department & PTA will earn $1.50 and $2.50 respectively per registration. Last year the Eagle Run netted $80,700 in proceeds with 3,600 total registrations. The earnings were divided up as follows:

Foundation Grants & Scholarships: $44,425

Allen ISD Council of PTAs Scholarships: $10,000

Teacher Tuition Reimbursement: $10,000

Campus PTAs & Groups: $8,295

Campus PE Departments: $4,980

Campus Grant Awards: $3,000

Ereckson PTA: $760.00

Ereckson PE Dept.: $456.00

Once again we are involved in a District wide competition. Last year we came in 2nd with 304 registrations. Ford Middle School placed first with 331. Boon Elementary was 3rd with 301. It was very close right up until the very end. With your help we can succeed at having the most registrations and have a chance at winning a Grant Award!

*Eagle Run Grant Awards are back this year!

$1,000 Grant for the Highest Percentage of Participation

$500 Grant for 2nd Highest Percentage of Participation

$750 Grant for the Outstanding, Extraordinary, Creative Promotion of the Allen Eagle Run by a Campus or PTA.

*A campus is eligible to win only ONE Allen Eagle Run Grant Award.

Incentives

In honor of the 10 year anniversary, Ereckson is conducting a Homeroom competition to see who can get the most registrations. The top 10 homerooms will be awarded with prizes! Be sure to list your homeroom teacher when you sign-up.

NJHS & PALS students will receive 6 service hours for signing up!

Teachers, Staff & Administrators who register will receive a Jean Pass for a day and be entered in a drawing for various gift cards!

Don’t wait! Sign up today to be a part of a fun, healthy family and community event that supports a great cause!

Ereckson Middle School Goal this year 350 Registrations

Allen Eagle Run total registration Goal is 4,000 Registrations

Registration is $20 online (with no convenience fees) until midnight February 9th, 2018. Prices will increase to $25 February 10th through March 1st (closes at midnight on March 1st).

$30 Race day (starting 7am at Registration Booth).

www.AllenEagleRun.org