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Find out all you need to know about MPE PTA, MPE events and programs and much more. Read our blog below for the latest updates. Don't miss any deadlines - subscribe to the Panther Press during the school year to receive our updates in your inbox through our weekly e-newsletter.






Cultural Arts Showcases: April 18 and April 20

3/3/2023 1:34 pm

Our 3rd and final Cultural Arts Assemblies will be in April.

Tuesday, April 18

Baba Got BARS: The Writing Process- 3rd, 4th & 5th grade students are taken on a fun, multi-media trip through the world of creative writing where they discuss the writing process (pre-writing, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing). Students will rap along to original, professionally released music created by Baba Bomani, as well as songs highlighting his tips on how to be a better creative writer. .


Thursday, April 20

Grey Seal Puppets: K-2 students will be enlightened by Grey Seal Puppets with their trademark whimsical approach to storytelling and exquisite puppet design. Their repertoire includes a variety of productions from familiar fairy tales. The company’s thirty-year history includes such honors as three Citations of Excellence from UNIMA-USA (International puppetry organization), the President’s Award from the Puppeteers of America, and the Award for Leadership in Theatre from the NC Theatre Conference

Learn more about the MPE Cultural Arts Performances here.

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Morning Carpool Reminder From Mr. Regan

3/2/2023 1:33 pm

Recently, we've seen an increase in parents parking and letting their child walk across the parking lot during arrival time. During arrival time (8:45-9:10), please follow the carpool line to the designated unloading zones in front of the building. For the safety of all students and parents, please do not park and walk your child into the building.


Michael Regan


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Yearbook Photos Needed

2/19/2023 11:43 pm

Help the yearbook committee by emailing pictures of school or classroom events (learning experiences, movie night, field trips, etc.). Send the photos as attachments to the appropriate emails - click here to see the specific classroom or event emails. Please limit it to maximum 5 photos per email address. 

Like last year, email your classroom photos as attachments to:
(e.g. Mrs. Huffman would email them to submit+huffman2223@edophotos.com)

Email yearbooks@millsparkpta.com with any yearbook questions.

Don't forget to pre-order your yearbook before April 1st if you want your student to receive a yearbook before the end of the school year. (After April 1st, yearbook orders will be closed until June. Any yearbook orders made in June will be mailed out over the summer directly by Entourage Yearbooks.)
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Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week - THANK YOU!

2/19/2023 11:41 pm


Dear Mills Park Parents,
A BIG THANK YOU to you all for making our MPE teachers and staff feel loved, and appreciated during the past week!!! 

They all enjoyed your home cooked scrumptious meals, yum lounge treats, you volunteering to watch kids during their extended lunch and sweet gestures by their students. You made the Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week a lot of fun for them and we could not have done it without you. You are a valuable part of our MPE community and we are glad to have your help and support.
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S.E.L. - Counselors' Presentation

2/12/2023 10:36 pm

During the last week of Health and Wellness Month, the School Counselors shared a presentation with parents titled:   PTA Healthy Minds: Building Social  and Emotional Skills at Home

You can click on the title to go directly to the presentation if you missed it. They also shared this HANDOUT with the participants. These materials are also on the Counselor's Website - Counselor's Corner under the tab "Parent Programs/Resources".  Never hesitate to reach out to Mrs. Armstrong or Mrs. Stavrakakis with any questions or concerns about your child. 

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IA of the Year

2/5/2023 3:35 pm

Congratulations to Mrs. Sneha Vishakanta, Mills Park Elementary School’s IA of the Year!  

Mrs. Sneha Vishakanta embodies all of Panther PRIDE! Positive attitude, respect, integrity, discipline, and excellence! She is loved by our Panther family!  Congratulations!! 

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Join PTA

The 2022-2023 PTA Membership form is open. Log into your PTA account. Complete the membership form, submit $15 and become an active PTA member. Click to learn more about what MPE PTA does.

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Volunteer Opportunities

We heart volunteers

The PTA can't function without its volunteers. Read about all our volunteer opportunities - there is something for you even if you have only a few minutes a month. 


Kindergarten Registration

K registration

If your child is five years old by 8/31/22, you can enroll them for Kindergarten! Click to read about Kindergarten registration in Wake County.

How To Register