Month: September 2017

Nominate our #PRPride Teachers for MI Teacher of the Year!


Use the MI DOE online form to nominate a teacher for MTOY! Nominations will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, October 20. 

The Michigan Teacher of the Year (MTOY) is the spokesperson for Michigan’s 100,000+ teachers. The MTOY attends all State Board of Education meetings as a non-voting member of the board. Additionally, the MTOY has the opportunity to meet with the State Superintendent, Governor of Michigan, President of the United States, and other State and National Teachers of the Year. The MTOY is Michigan’s applicant for National Teacher of the Year (NTOY) and attends four national conferences through the NTOY program, including attendance at Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama.  Find out more about the role of the MTOY here.


Your Grade Reps

Congratulations to our recently appointed grade reps for Pleasant Ridge

As key members of the board, the grade representatives advocate and encourage engagement on behalf of the children, teachers, and parents in the grades they represent.
Appointments, unanimously approved from the last PTA meeting are as follows:
Y5 & Kindergarten: Carmen Woods and Stacey Pottebaum
1st Grade: Martha Wizgrid
2nd Grade: Jodi Burke
3rd Grade: Amanda Warren
Please join us in congratulating them, supporting them and a giving them huge “Thank you” for stepping up! img_0232