Welcome to Hammond Elementary PTA !

The Hammond Elementary PTA Fall Festival
Friday, October 10, 2014
4 - 7pm, Rain or Shine!
Moon Bounces, Games, Live Music, Face Painting, Poster Contest, Pizza, Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Drinks & More! Come and enjoy an evening of family fun!
Please help make the Fall Festival a huge success! We are requesting each family to donate at least 1 hour of adult volunteer work for each student attending HES. See details in flyer.

Fall Festival is almost here! Pre-order your tickets and SAVE. Pre-Sale Tickets: 3 for $1.00. Tickets at the Door: 2 for $1.00. Here is the ticket order form.

Get ready for the 2014 Hammond Elementary PTA Fall Festival Poster Contest! All Participants will receive 10 festival game tickets! Extra tickets for 1st 2nd, and 3rd place winners! Winners will be announced on October 8, 2014.

Volunteer Training
Our first volunteer training was held at the General Membership meeting on Sept. 23, 2014. More training sessions are being scheduled and details will be sent out by eblast as soon as the dates and times are finalized.

Fall Fundraiser--Joe Corbi's/Mrs. Fields
Hammond families will have the opportunity to support the PTA and enjoy tasty food! Our fall fundraiser will be Joe Corbi's pizza kits and Mrs. Fields cookies. The fundraiser will run from September 11th -September 30th. Students will be bringing home more information soon. If you are interested in helping with this fundraiser, please contact Christina Alvarez at calvarez957@gmail.com

After-School Programs
The After-School Program Committee has many exciting programs lined up for the 2014-15 school year. Check your child's folder (and hespta.org) for information on Kidz Art, Overtime Athletics, Karate, Spanish, Drama, Science, Chess, Legos, and Girls on the Run. Please participate in programs of interest to your child so we can keep a strong After-School Program at Hammond.

No-Bake Bake Sale
If you prefer to support the PTA in helping raise funds for activities that benefit the school and our children but don't want to deal with order forms and catalogs, consider making a tax-deductible donation to our No-Bake Bake Sale. Information was sent home. Donations are appreciated and completely voluntary

Girls on the Run
Join Girls on the Run (GOTR) this fall at Hammond ES! For girls in 3rd through 5th grade, GOTR will meet Wednesdays and Fridays after school until 4:45 p.m. Fall session is Wednesday, September 25 through Friday, December 5 with a 5k on Saturday, December 6. To sign up and learn more about GOTR follow this link: http://www.gotrcentralmd.org/get-involved/register-your-girl