Pre-order school supplies for the upcoming school year. An optional program to help save you money and time before school starts!
Chair: Janie Donnelly
Join an involved group of dads who plan pancake breakfasts and other events throughout the year. Visit the Dads' Club Page for more information and details.
Chair: Gordon Fletcher & Steve Rohrer
Heights Cares is a chance for your child to give back through this philanthropic community service program which helps build leadership and civic responsibility. More info here.
Chair: Jazmin Blais
Heights-Hills Pen Pals & Friendship Games
All of our first grade classes are paired up as pen pals with first grade classes at Del Mar Hills. The students correspond monthly through the end of the year and the program culminates with Friendship Games.
Kindergarten Summer Playgroup
The Kindergarten Summer Playgroup is an opportunity for incoming kindergarteners & parents to meet on their new stomping grounds. It is an informal standing playdate that gives the children a chance to become familiar with the playground and meet new friends. To be placed on the email list please sign up during the parent/child Kindergarten visitation day or email the chairs.
Chair: Chrissy Sant & Jane Rothbaler
Show your school spirit! Our new line of spirit wear includes t-shirts, hats, and hoodies! Orders will be filled each week. Spirit wear is offered to our students at close to actual cost to allow for maximum student participation.
Fulfillment: Jen Vodrazka
The PTA recognizes our gifted teachers and staff with snack breaks, luncheons and dinner during staff appreciation week.
Student Spirit Awards
Several years ago, the PTA started this program to supply teachers with a small amount of funds to purchase trinkets to use in lieu of candy for classroom rewards. On Fridays spirit award winners choose their prize!
Chair: Linda Tucker
Our yearbook captures memories made throughout a year of learning and fun.
Chair: Alex Jensen & Dan Hontz
1st Day of School Kickoff
Kick off the school year, reconnect with friends and learn what is in store for the year after drop-off. Join us in the MUR for a full breakfast provided by the PTA and remarks from our principal, Wendy Wardlow, PTA President Amy Chelesnik and DMUSD Board Member Erica Halpern!
Countdown to Summer
Please join us for a free, family friendly end-of-the-year celebration with food trucks, music, games, and more on our own ocean-view field. Mark your calendars...it's a party you don't want to miss!
Chair: Paz Silbert
Fall Harvest Festival
Welcome the new school year and celebrate the success of our Annual Giving Campaign. Free fun event for the whole family! Click here for more info.
Chair: Tricia Dixon & Lisa Wheatley
This year, the Heights will kick off its inaugural Family Dance, a chance for kids and parents to come together for a night of fun. It will be an evening to remember!
Chair: Dads' Club
Kindergarten Parent Social
This is an adults-only event at a local restaurant to foster strong relationships among kinder parents. I mean really, you're going to spend the next 7 years with these folks, right?
Chair: Stephanie Bernstein & Sarah Hunt
The Del Mar Heights Dads' club provides free coffee, juice, and pancakes before school several times throughout the year. Come early and get them while they're hot!
Chair: Gordon Fletcher & Steve Rohrer
Sixth Grade Promotion
The PTA hosts the hospitality portion of the Sixth Grade Promotion, held on our students' last day of elementary school. We serve cake and drinks to our newest alumni, their parents, and families after the ceremony.
Chair: Sandy Uslander
Used Book Exchange
At our annual used book exchange, every child can afford a book. Our goal is to get books into the hands of all our students. Bring in your used children's books (and appropriate adult books) and exchange them for "new" books or purchase books for as little as 25 cents. Any leftover books are donated to worthy causes, and everyone wins!
Chair: Kate Zimmer & Beth McGinty