Category: General News

School Starts Tuesday

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Well, for parents anyway! School starts on Tuesday August 7th! Gates open at 7:45am and class begins at 8am. We hope you are all as excited as we are! Have a great year!  

MEET THE TEACHER NIGHT

We are so looking forward to the new school year! Meet the Teacher Night is Thursday, August 2nd from 5:30-6:30pm. Find out who your teacher is this year, drop off school supplies, add money to your lunch account and JOIN MIRAGE PTSA! We’ll be there….with cookies! See you there!

Back to School Bash! July 28th 10am-12pm

            The Giving Closet will be open, there will be dental check ups and haircuts available, and informational booths for all your back to school needs! And Mirage PTSA will be there serving hot dogs, chips and beverages! Please stop by and see us so we can tell you about …

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Join us, maybe?

Another amazing school year is about to begin and WE NEED YOU! If you’d like to become a member of Mirage PTSA for the 2018-2019 school year, you can email is at mirageptsa@gmail.com or come see us at the Back to School Bash(7/28/18) and Meet the Teacher Night(8/2/18). It’s only $5.50 to become a member, but …

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Teacher and Staff Appreciation WEEK

May 7th-May 11th is Teacher and Staff Appreciation week! To help celebrate the fantastic staff at Mirage Elementary, the Mirage PTSA provided breakfast on Tuesday morning and lunch on Friday afternoon. We called that lunch Fiesta Friday as lunch was catered by a staff favorite, Valle Luna. We also raffled off some pretty cool prizes, …

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Mr. Charles

Mr. Charles has been walking the halls of Mirage Elementary for 25 years. On Friday, May 11th, he retired. He means so much to the students, teachers and staff  and will be greatly missed. He worked closely with Mirage PTSA on all of our events and we would not have been as successful without him. …

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Mother/Son LASER TAG @LASER QUEST

We are so excited to announce that our Mother/Son event will be held at Laser Quest this year! The event is for our Mirage families only and will be on Sunday May 6th from 6-9pm! Laser Quest is located on the SE corner on 35th Avenue and Peoria. Pizza and beverages will be served and …

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Walk-Out Childcare Options

This is a Google Document and will be updated so be sure to check back regularly, for more childcare options! Posted by Mirage PTSA on Saturday, April 21, 2018 Here is a link to a Google Document for free or reduced childcare options during the walk-out this Thursday. The document is updated daily so check back …

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#RedforEd Walk-In

Mirage PTSA supports our EDUCATORS! We will be having another walk-in this Wednesday, April 18th, at 7:15am. We had a great turnout last week and we’re hoping to DOUBLE it!! Please come show your support with us and remember to wear RED!!   Here are some pictures from last week’s walk-in!

#RedforEd

The Mirage PTSA supports our Arizona teachers, Parents and Support Staff in their fight for Public Education. The cause is not only about a pay increase, which is long overdue and one of the worst rates in the country, but also about increased funding and spending for our schools. To show your support, please wear …

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Butter Braids, Volunteers and Everything In-Between

We just wrapped up our Butter Braids fundraiser and, once again, we are blown away by all your support! You guys sold 501 boxes and raised $3,000 for your PTSA! We use those funds to help the school, your teachers and fund all the fun events you love! Now it’s time to focus on our next  …

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Agenda for General Meeting 3/1/18

Another fantastically informative GENERAL MEETING will take place in the Media Center tonight at 6:45pm. Come join us immediately following all the Literacy Night fun happening at Mirage Elementary school TONIGHT!! Here is what’s on the agenda for tonight’s meeting:

Mirage PTSA Update

Some important information from your Mirage PTSA! We have a lot going on in the next few months…. here’s what you need to know! Parent Teacher Conferences were this week and, once again, we provided dinner for our hardworking teachers. Box Tops Fundraiser/Class Contest ends on February 20th! Ice Cream Party and Cookie Party will …

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Box Tops

Box Tops Fundraiser is in full swing again! Keep clipping those Box Tops and sending them in with your kiddos…. 1st and 2nd place classes (K-3rd and 4-6th) will receive ICE CREAM and COOKIE parties! The fundraiser ends February 20th!  

Kindergarten Round-Up

Got a little one ready to start Kindergarten in the fall? Or know someone who does? Join the Mirage Roadrunner family! Kindergarten Round-Up is on February 1st at Mirage Elementary school. All the information you need will be provided and MIRAGE PTSA will be there too! We’ll be passing out cookies(that’s what we do best) …

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Very Productive!

We had a wonderfully productive General meeting last night! Important decisions were made regarding the Father/Daughter and Mother/Son events we hold at the school. We also mad a few changes to our existing budget to help our favorite principal, Mrs. Wilber, renew the school’s POP subscription! YAY! You can check out the minutes to ALL …

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What’s on the Agenda?

Here is the agenda for tonight’s General meeting! Come prepared to approve adjustments to our budget and decide on themes for some of our upcoming events! Tonight’s meeting is from 6-7pm in the Mirage Media Center. We hope to see you there!

Family Bingo Night

Family Bingo Night is on Thursday January 18th! This is a FREE and FUN event for our Mirage families. Come join us at 5:30pm in the Cafeteria!

PTSA Update

Our Holiday Shop is in full swing this week! Come check us out, everyday 10:30-1pm and 2:30-4pm! Polar Express Night is this Thursday! Join us from 5-7pm and watch the movie, drink some hot chocolate and write letters to Santa. There may be a few surprises as well! We do need a few volunteers to …

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Mirage PTSA Executive Officers

We were asked to take a picture of our awesome group for the 2017-2018 yearbook. With our crazy schedules, we had to fit it in at the end of our meeting last night. Needless to say, we got a little goofy…. We did manage to take a nice one too…. Standing from left to right: …

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