Welcome to The Del Mar Heights School PTA Website!
Without spending an extra cent, you can donate hundreds of dollars to our School! Visit eScrip Online Mall for more details. Also link your Target card with our school HERE.
Del Mar Heights School is a wonderful place for our children’s education. It is the PTA’s mission to enhance your child’s scholastic environment. We are honored to serve this community and hope you support us by becoming a PTA member today.
Invest in your child through a contribution to the
PTA Annual Giving Campaign!
This five-week campaign raises funds for PTA-sponsored education and arts programs, school community events and grants that help to create the high-quality learning environment at Del Mar Heights School.
Contributions received through the Annual Giving Campaign are the primary source of funding for the PTA programs that help to create the high-quality learning environment at Del Mar Heights School.
Del Mar Heights Science Friday (SciFri) Parrot Talk
September 19th, 2014 at 6:00-6:45 p.m. (K-2nd) and 7:00-7:45 pm (3-6th grade) in the MUR
Meet several of these amazing and colorful birds. Learn how they live & survive in the wild and how they can also be happy, healthy pets. Participate in an activity to see if you have the necessary adaptations to eat the same foods as a parrot. Presented by experts from Free Flight, Del Mar’s own Exotic Bird Sanctuary.
REGISTER HERE BY WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH
*Space limited* First come, first served!
*Parent participation required- Not a drop off program*
Also, be sure to check out our new SciFri webpage!
1st Session in our Del Mar Parent Workshop
September 23, 6:30-8:30 pm at the Del Mar Powerhouse
The Del Mar Foundation, Young Del Mar Committee, in partnership with Del Mar Heights & Del Mar Hills PTA's welcomes Dr. Lee Hausner, Ph.D., to speak about the nurturance and development of children raised in a privileged environment, along with how to avoid the pitfalls & challenges frequently encountered in affluent families. Registration for this free workshop is required at www.delmarfoundation.org.
Dr. Lee Hausner is a senior managing director of First Foundation Advisors and advises the world's wealthiest families on the successful transfer of the four components of family wealth.... intellectual capital, human capital, financial capital and social capital.
Join us for this special SciFri event open to all Del Mar Heights families! Come see Saturn, Mars, nebulae & star clusters with your own eyes.
Friday, September 26, 2014
For more details, visit our new SciFri webpage or view the flyer here.
No signups are required!
**A big thank you to the San Diego Astronomy Association for making this great event happen!**
Succulent Clippings Needed!!!
Parents, please bring a bag of succulent cuttings from your backyard and/or neighborhood and drop them off at the front office by FRIDAY, SEPT 26th. We are in NEED of 500 succulent clippings for our “hanging succulent garden” project that the children will create at the Fall Harvest Fest!
Fall Harvest Fest
Wednesday, October 1 from 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Come join us to welcome in the new school year and to celebrate the success of our Annual PTA Giving Campaign at our Fall Harvest Fest. There will be an ICE CREAM TRUCK with FREE Ice Cream and Slushies, Xtreme Fun Sports will provide Pedal Cars & Obstacle Course, DJ, Food Trucks, Face Painting, and a school wide Planting Project! Please see flyer HERE for more details.
We need volunteers for the following areas: face painting, the gardening project, help Xtreme Fun run games and set up/break down event. Please contact Andrea Sharp Mulloy if you would like to make this fun filled evening a success or sign-up HERE to volunteer. Thank you!
The Heights' Garden Has Blossomed into a Nature Center!
Stop by to see the improvements to our new Nature Center! Over the summer, we were busy clearing out years of debris & critters, building new structures and creating an edible forest with plants that thrive in our unique microclimate. This is only the beginning. The Nature Center will be an exciting place for everyone this year. Come be a part of the fun and enjoy it's delicious rewards! There are many opportunities to volunteer in the Nature Center. Email Shana Khoury if you would like to take part in the changes happening in the Nature Center.
9/19- SciFri Parrot Talk- Details
9/23- Del Mar Parent Workshop
6:30-8:30pm at Del Mar Powerhouse
9/26- SciFri Star Party 7:00 - 9:00pm
10/1- Fall Harvest Fest; 4- 6:30pm
2014-2015 PTA Meeting Dates:
September 17 at 8am
January 21 at 8am
March 18 at 8am with Voting for 2015-16 PTA Board
May 20 at 8am
*Meetings are held in the MUR*
We welcome your suggestions!
Please contact the PTA with your suggestions for new programs or any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org. or fill out the form below (anonymous). Thank you!