PTA Membership & Fundraising
Joining Together for Student Success
A PTA/SCEF Campaign to Support our Schools
This Fall, more than ever, our great San Carlos Schools need us. Let’s come together and create the best experience possible for our eager students and outstanding teachers.
Join the TeamKid movement! By giving to your school and SCEF, you’ll be supporting the local-level funding that bridges the gap between the needs of San Carlos Schools, and our CA state funding.
Our goal is 100% participation, so please donate at whatever level is possible for you.
The Central Arroyo PTA is grateful to the school community for contributing to our efforts to raise funds to support our students. Our PTA focuses on advocating for our students, supporting our teachers and staff, as well as building a strong school community. By donating to the Central Arroyo PTA you support essential programs and events at both schools. These programs include teacher stipends, principal funds, critical cleaning supplies, Art in Action, garden, student assemblies, 8th grade graduation, parent education, disability awareness and support, student supplies, Healthy Cities tutoring and much, much more.
Your PTA membership lends your voice to advocacy efforts on behalf of children and educators at the local, state, and national levels.
Classroom & Learning Support
Community Building & Events
Art & Special Programs
San Carlos Education Foundation (SCEF)
* or an amount that suits your family
SCEF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization focused on supporting core staff and innovative programs for every child in every classroom in the San Carlos school district. SCEF is the primary fundraising organization for San Carlos schools and the only fundraising organization that can fund personnel.
What does my donation support? This school year, the SCEF grant will be used to fund:
Teaching Positions and Professional Development Funds: To enable the district to hire teaching staff and support innovation and professional development.
Technology Devices and Applications: Leverage new and existing investments in technology, infrastructure and teacher training to quickly transition to at-home learning. Includes purchase of Chromebooks, iPads, Curriculum and Online Education Applications.
Mental Health and Wellness: Enable schools to ensure a mental health safety net to support the social emotional needs of students by providing counseling and other mental health services. Supplement state funding for Covid-related supplies to support safe learning environments.
Elective Teachers and Music Programs: Funds to hire middle school elective teachers and support award-winning music programs.
Principal Flex Funds: Provide each school principal with funding to address specific school site needs.
Thank you for your support of #teamkidsc!