Wish Lists Requests

Manning PTA Wish List Guidelines

Wish List items are more long term requests for items that will stay with the school. Many materials\supplies or other school needed equipment would fall in this category.

  • Items must have a direct impact on learning.
  • Items listed on previous years’ wish lists sent to PTA do not carry over.
  • Consider how many students this item will affect now and in future years.
  • All items purchased need to stay at the school even if the teacher leaves.
  • Be certain your prices are accurate and math totals are correct.
  • Please be diligent to find the best prices for your wish lists.
  • Items not covered: required textbooks and curriculum, programs that would fall under enrichment category.

Program content can be anything deemed appropriate by PTA including but not limited to academic, cultural, artistic, and physical well-being themes.

Manning PTA Wish List Process

1) Manning teachers/staff discuss their Wish List items among members of their departments to provide one list by department to PTA.
2) Each department will prioritize their wish lists from most important item listed first, then next order of importance, etc. Each item needs current prices provided and the date when the items are needed. Please indicate if a different vendor can be used. Fill out Teacher-Staff Wish List Application: Wish List Form.
3) Completed Teacher-Staff Wish List Applications are sent to PTA President by Oct 1, 2013. Put form in PTA mailbox and notify President at skomon@aol.com that form is ready.
4) PTA Wish List committee meets to discuss and prioritize the requests.
5) PTA Wish List committee presents the requests and recommendations to the PTA Board by the November PTA board meeting.
6) PTA Board finalizes which budget items can be purchased based on fundraising funds obtained by November.
7) Teachers/staff are notified.
8) PTA members are informed where PTA dollars are going to support Manning.

 

Manning PTA Enrichment Guidelines

Enrichment items are activities that further the students learning experience at Manning. Generally enrichment activities are one-time events or very short term.

  • These activities can include field trips, guest speakers, workshops, contests.
  • Items should have a direct impact on learning or enhancing the students educational experience.
  • Be certain your prices are accurate and math totals are correct.

Manning PTA Enrichment Process

1) Manning teachers submit their enrichment requests via the Teacher Enrichment Application form any time an enrichment need arises. Manning Enrichment Request Form
2) Completed forms are given to Mrs. Anita Claussen for approval.
3) Mrs. Anita Claussen approves or disapproves of the request for funds. She fills out appropriate section on form and submits the form to PTA via PTA mailbox and notifies the PTA President at skomon@aol.com about enrichment funds needed.
4) PTA treasurer will write the check for the funds to the person/company identified on the Application.
5) PTA members are informed where PTA dollars are going to support Manning.

Enrichment Request Application

Please download this form for use of Manning PTA’s Enrichment Fund. For more information on Manning PTA’s Enrichment Program, please see our Wish List page.

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Wish List Application

Please download this form for use of Manning PTA’s Wish List Fund. For more information on Manning PTA’s Wish List Program, please see our Wish List page.

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