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Join us this Sunday for free donuts, crafts and Zumba by Vilma and Friends

12/3/2023 9:38 pm

We hope you can join us on Sunday for annual Donuts event! This year, we are having Donuts and Dance on Sunday, December 10th from 9-11AM in the gym/cafeteria.


What's planned: 

Free donuts, coffee and juice for the family. Crafts for the holidays. 45 min of Family Zumba by Vilma and Friends starting at 9:30am (we are going around the world with Latin rhythms, K-Pop and Bollywood numbers!). MPE spirit wear for sale on site (sweaters, scarves, mystery boxes, and more!).


It's a free event but it all goes a little smoother when you join in on the fun. We need helpers to hand out donuts, drinks and crafts. We already have some amazing MPE staff members who have signed up! You can find the sign-up through your PTA account forms or by following this link.  

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Staff Holiday Cookie Exchange

12/3/2023 9:37 pm

We know the holidays are around the corner. We have some fun for staff and families planned out for you.


It’s that time of year again! Below, you will find the sign-up for our Holiday Cookie/Dessert Exchange for our  amazing Mills Park Teachers and Staff. We’re asking each of you to donate one dozen cookies or desserts for our teachers. These items can be homemade or store-bought. You will find a list of desserts and cookies to sign up for using the link. Drop-off for your cookies and desserts will be Wednesday, December 13, Thursday, December 14 and Friday, December 15 between 8:15 AM and 9:30 AM. Please package and label all desserts and cookies clearly in a disposable container. Thank you for your participation, we appreciate all that you do for our amazing teachers and staff throughout the year.


If you would like to volunteer to help out for any of these events or are interested in other events that are being planned, please email president@millsparkpta.com


Holiday Stock-the-Lounge  - if you aren't a baker, no worries! Send in some treats for the staff lounge. Once again, the sign-up will be sent to you by your room parents.


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2023-2024 Reflections “I am Hopeful Because...”: Winners and Celebration

12/3/2023 9:36 pm


We are excited to host a Reflections Recognition event to celebrate all our MPE participants and winners in this year's program. It will take place on Tuesday, December 12th from 7:00-8:00 pm in the Media Center at MPE and the beautiful artistic contributions created by all participants will be showcased during this time. Congratulations to our MPE Winners!

Primary Division (PreK-2nd):
1st place - Aashvi Patwari (Literature category)
2nd place - Anne Sebastian(Visual Arts category)
3rd place - Krish Saxena (Visual Arts category)

Intermediate Division (3rd-5th):
1st place - Fiona Yao (Visual Arts category)
2nd place (tie) - Xiayi Zhu (Literature category)
2nd place (tie) - Akira Chauhan (Visual Arts category)
3rd place - Valora Neradugomma (Literature category)

Jasmin Chauhan
MPE Reflections Chair 
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MPE Student Council Hygiene Drive

12/2/2023 11:38 pm

Help our Student Council collect Hygiene Items for those in need this Holiday Season!













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Help out MPE families through the Warms the Heart Program

12/2/2023 11:36 pm

The “Warms the Heart” program is getting underway once again. We know that some families are finding themselves in need this holiday season and others are wanting to find ways to assist others. This is a program for both!


To PROVIDE Assistance:

a. If you have questions about donating to the Warms the Heart Program this year, please email Teri Armstrong at tarmstrong@wcpss.net

b. What will you purchase? Gift cards in the amount of $25. If you would like to donate more than $25, please purchase multiple gift cards in the amount of $25.

c. Types of Gift Cards: Grocery stores, Target, Walmart, Kohls, Old Navy, etc.

i. Consider locations with groceries, clothing for all kid sizes and toys

d. Gift Card Drop-Off

i. When: Monday, November 27, 2023 - Thursday, December 14, 2023.

ii. Where: Mills Park Elementary Front Desk.

You can ring the bell to let Joan Burnett, our receptionist, know you have a gift card to drop off or Mail gifts cards to: 509 Mills Park Dr. Cary, NC 27519 (Attn. Warms the Heart)



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MPE Holiday Spirit Week

12/2/2023 11:35 pm


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