Want to help build a great Fernwood community? Not sure how to get involved? We are looking to fill several committee chair positions for the 2018-19 school year. Grab a friend and share the workload! It’s fun! Here are just a few of the committees that need chairs in order to keep the programs running next year:

  • Assemblies / Library
  • Directory
  • Emergency Prep Chairperson
  • Bingo / Raffle
  • Science Fair
If working from home is your preference, we’ve got lots of other ways you can help! Remember that asking doesn’t imply a commitment.  Email us here: fernwoodpanthers@gmail.com

Welcome Fernwood Volunteers! 

Thank you all for signing up to be a volunteer at Fernwood. If working from home is your preference, we’ve got lots of other ways you can help! Please contact us by EMAIL.  Remember that asking doesn’t imply a commitment. 

Volunteer Opportunity Date/Time   Signup Questions/Info

Back to School Bash:

Taco Bar & Fun Run 

Fri, Sept 28th, 2018 5PM-7:30PM 

RSVP for the Taco Bar

Volunteer Signup 

Event details here.

Ashley McBride

Jen Pirak

Pauline W. & Tamara B.

Watch D.O.G.S. Pizza Party

Tues, Oct 9, 2018  


RSVP for the Pizza Party

WatchDOGS Signup


Kris Cahill Mrs. Redshaw

More info about Watch DOGS here

2018-2019 PTSA  Chair Positions

2018-2019 School Year

Email Coordinators

Committee Descriptions



Detail Deposit FORM
Letterhead WORD
Letterhead PDF
NSD Disclaimer
Panther Paw
Sep 23
Fall Fundraiser Drive
Fall Fundraiser Drive

Mon 9/10 - Mon 9/24

Welcome to Fernwood PTSA’s Fall Fundraiser!
This important program will help us raise much needed funds that will be used to support PTSA programs such as the Spelling Bee, Science Fair, Field Trips, Gift to School, Art Docent supplies, and so much more! Over the next two weeks, we need your support to help us make this one of the most successful fundraisers our school has ever had!DETAILS HERE
5:00p Back to School Bash: FREE Taco Bar & Fun Run
Back to School Bash: FREE Taco Bar & Fun Run

Friday, September 28
5:00p - 7:30p
Fernwood Campus

Friday, Sept 28th | 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Fernwood Campus
Join Fernwood families for a FREE Taco Bar* and Fun Run. Come join the fun and support our school. Students will participate in the Fun Run while families cheer them on. The PTSA is sponsoring a FREE Taco Bar. This is not a drop-off event. *While supplies last. Vegetarian option available. Event Details
Oct 1
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FREE At-Home Math Challenge

Math Challenge

At-Home Math Challenge

Due Dates Listed on Link Below

The First Math Challenge for this school year is available NOW: http://www.mathinaction.org/fernwood-elementary.html. All students, K-5th grade are invited to participate. Print it out and neatly write your name, grade and teacher’s name at the top. Solve as many problems as you can (please pay attention to the minimum number required for your grade level). Submit your solutions by October 4th, 2018, to your teacher or drop it at the school office into the Math Challenge Dropbox.

Boxtops Due October 12th

Clipping Box Tops is an easy way to earn money for our school. Please remember to submit all your box tops by Friday, October 12th. The class that has the most box tops per student in class will win a prize.

To learn more about the Box Tops for Education™ program and see a list of participating products, visit BTFE.com. Thank you in advance for your support! If you would like to help count box tops or have questions, contact Donna Fischer


Fundraising Drive: Sept 10th-Sept 25th
Orange Ruler Fun Run Get Ready Parents: We are excited to announce our fall Fundraiser, the Orange Ruler Fun Run! This program will last for approximately two weeks beginning with our kick-off on September 10th!! The Orange Ruler team has put together a fun-filled experience for our children and school that focuses on teamwork, staying active and believing in yourself, aligning this activity with our Fernwood Pillars “I am Kind, I am Safe and I am a Learner.” This important program will help us raise needed funds that will be used for Spelling Bee, Science Fair, Field Trips, Gift to ... read full article

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Reflections Program

Reflections Program

More details here



Legislative Survey
Take the Fernwood PTSA online survey to help your PTA delegates vote on the TOP 5 issues that are most important to your school. The proposed issues cover a wide spectrum of legislative policies from school meals and closing to the gaps to pre-school, recess, SEL, teacher shortages, gun safety and more. Take the survey to find out what’s on the proposed agenda and share your priorities with your PTA.
Your voice matters, please take a few moments and let us know what’s important to you and your family.


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