Don't miss our Doughnuts with Grown-Ups event on Saturday!

10/15/2021 11:07 am

Join us on Saturday, October 23rd from 9 am to 11 am (8:30 am for PreK and ECS classes) for a free doughnut and coffee/juice. Take a walk through the Book Fair for your last chance to purchase items in person. Meet our school mascot, Millie. Purchase spirit wear. 

Come dressed in a costume and get an extra entry into our last draw of the week!

We still need volunteers! Sign up here.  

Click "More" to see pictures of the Book Fair inside the Media Center and to access our Book Fair links (digital flyer, Scholastic website, general Book Fair info, etc.).

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Win prizes during our Bookaneer Book Fair

10/15/2021 11:07 am

At the end of each Bookaneer Book Fair day, we will draw names for a multitude of prizes - book sets, spirit wear and Scholastic dollars. 

Any student who makes a purchase will automatically be entered into the draw. 

To enter the draw without making a purchase, complete any one of the Bookaneer Treasure Map activities (click on "More") and email a picture of your work with your name and teacher's name to communications@millsparkpta.com - you will receive one entry for each activity completed.

Any student who shows up at one of our 2 outdoor events in a costume will also receive an entry into the draw. 

Winners will be announced on our website and through Facebook - click on "More" for yesterday's winners.

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Kindergarten registration is open for 2022-2023

10/15/2021 11:06 am

If your child is 5 years old by August 31st, 2022, you can register them for kindergarten for the 2022-2023 academic year. 

Click here to go to the Wake County web page.

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Odyssey of the Mind - Teams Formed

10/15/2021 11:06 am

The MPE Odyssey of the Mind teams have been formed. If you have a received a confirmation email from your coach, please remember to complete the parent and student contracts and pay the $50 registration fee. You can do this by completing the Odyssey of the Mind form in your PTA account. **Please do not complete this form/submit payment if your child was not placed on a team.**

Email mpeom@millsparkpta.com with questions. 

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From our Core Behavioral Health Team: Optimistic October

10/15/2021 11:06 am

Hello Mills Park Panther families. The Core Behavioral Health team is working again this year on strengthening the Social and Emotional Learning of our Panther families. We have found a great resource that focuses actions for happiness. This month we are presenting a calendar for Optimistic October. No worries that the month is almost over, check out all these great ideas!  Try to circle a few for the month and complete them before the month ends. We will continue to share more ideas over the school year to give families some fun activities to do together! If you want the calendar in other languages, simply click HERE to the direct link to Action for Happiness.

Click on "More" to see a larger view of the calendar. 

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Pre-order your Spirit Night dinner

10/8/2021 10:20 pm

Join us Tuesday, October 19th from 5:30 pm to 7pm. Browse the Bookaneer Book Fair outdoors at the school entrance, spin the helm (a.k.a. the Spirit Night Prize Wheel) for pirate booty, meet our mascot Millie, pick up your dinner and/or Bruster's ice cream.

Moe's family taco dinner kits and burrito boxes (chicken, beef or tofu) - order via this link by 9 a.m. on October 17th https://form.jotform.com/212775203627051  

Buff-O-Lina - you can order on-site from the food truck during our spirit night OR pre-order starting Friday using this link:  https://my-site-100490-109940.square.site/?fbclid=IwAR3PvBL8tVZX1V_Gie0FyPfbHPjokC-LLkhT-R-TLzIhZUxjP-KsIzmSFxE (**you can see the menu now but the MPE pickup option will only appear on Friday, October 15th**)

Volunteer Sign-Uphttps://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c45aba62babfb6-book - Thank you to everyone who has already signed up. We will send out an email the day before the event; you can just show up 5 minutes before your time slot and look for a PTA board member wearing an MPE shirt. 

Please note that this is a masked, socially-distanced event. Thank you!

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