2023-2024 FMS PTA Board Nominations Open

Looking for a great way to support our Frankford students and staff? Consider serving on the 23-24 FMS PTA Executive Board!

 

We have several open positions and would love to find your perfect fit! Let us know what you’re interested in by completing this form.

 

To be considered for an Executive Board/Officer position, please submit this form by Thursday, February 16Officers will be elected at the General Membership Meeting on Thursday, March 16.

 

To be considered for any other positions, please submit this form by Wednesday, March 1.

 

After completing the form, your information will be forwarded to the Nominating Committee. They will take all interested volunteers into consideration when selecting for each position.  

If you have questions or would like more information about the positions, please contact our Parliamentarian at parliamentarian@frankfordpta.org. Thank you!

Volunteer in the FMS Copy Room!

Want to do something that directly helps our FMS teachers and staff? Volunteer in the FMS Copy Room!

 

We have plenty of time slots available on Tuesday and Thursday mornings through March 2. Can’t make Tuesday or Thursday or would like to help in the afternoon instead? Please sign up, then make a note of the date/time that you are available to volunteer. We are flexible!

 

Click here to see the available dates and times.

 

As a reminder, all PISD volunteers must have an approved 22-23 background check on file with the school office before arriving on campus. To complete your annual volunteer registration and background check, click here.

 

Need more info? Please contact Briana Meixelsperger at adminvolunteers@frankfordpta.org. Thank you for your help!

Volunteer with Frankford Helping Hands!

Want an easy way to spread some sunshine to our Falcon Family? Volunteer as a Morning Greeter with Frankford Helping Hands! We have several opportunities each Tuesday and Thursday mornings before school to give out smiles and "Good Mornings" during student arrival to both our students and FMS staff. It's a great way to start the day off right!

 

Want to help? Just click here to sign up! Your time, whether you can help out once or several mornings, is always appreciated!

 

Don't forget your background check! All PISD volunteers need to have a completed annual background check on file with the school office. Complete yours here.

 

Questions? Please contact Rosie Rodriguez, VP Volunteers, at Volunteers@frankfordpta.org. Thank you for giving some of your time to help us soar together as a community!

Join the Frankford PTA Today!

Did you know that your annual FMS PTA membership helps fund our Falcons favorite events and programs? Your membership dollars allow FMS PTA to sponsor these events:

  • Fall Social
  • 8th Grade Celebration
  • Teacher Appreciation Week
  • SOAR Store treats
  • Spirit Wear and Athletic Gear
  • Red Ribbon Week assembly guests
  • Beautification of the school, both outside and inside
  • Plus so much more!

We would love to count you as one of our members! Please consider purchasing a 2022-2023 PTA membership here to help us continue providing these events and programs. Memberships are $13.50 for individuals and $27.00 for 2-parent households.

 

We also welcome community members, grandparents, aunts, uncles, and neighbors! Anyone can support FMS PTA—even if you don’t have a 2022-2023 Falcon!


Questions about PTA membership?  Please contact Tracy Duchouquette, VP Membership, at Membership@frankfordpta.org. Thank you for your continued support! 

The FMS SOAR Store Takes Flight Again Soon!

At the SOAR Store, students will be able to use their SOAR Bucks earned in class to buy fun items and sweet treats.

 

SOAR dates for Spring:

  • Feb 3
  • Feb 24
  • Mar 31
  • April 21
  • May 19

Want to volunteer to help make this a fun experience for our Falcons? 

 

>> Click here to volunteer to help at the SOAR Store! <<

 

When signing up, please indicate the grade level of your student in the comments. We will do our best to place volunteers at their student’s grade level hallway, but depending on volunteer numbers, we may need you to help students in a different area.

 

Questions? Please contact Lysbet Zimmerman, SOAR Store Chair, at Soar@frankfordpta.org. Thank you for your support!

Donate Your Gently Used Items to the World Wear Bin!

Are you cleaning out closets and drawers and looking for a great place to donate your items? Bring them to the blue World Wear bin in the FMS visitor parking lot!
 
You can donate gently used shoes, clothing, purses, belts, wallets, hats, caps, backpacks, hard toys, stuffed animals, and even pots and pans. Plus, for every pound you bring to the blue bin, Frankford PTA receives a $0.15 donation!

 

Click here to learn more and view a list of what types of items are accepted for donation.

 

Questions about the World Wear Project bin? Please contact Hilary Dietz, VP Programs, at programs@frankfordpta.org.


Help the environment and Frankford PTA by cleaning out your closets today – Fill The Bin!

Come Volunteer with Frankford PTA!

Frankford PTA is an all-volunteer organization and we are always looking for great volunteers to support our many programs and events.

 

As a reminder, all volunteers must renew their PISD background checks each school year through the VOLY Plano ISD volunteer management system. You can access VOLY at http://plano.voly.org/. For more details on the PISD volunteer approval process, please visit pisd.edu/volunteer or click here.

 

Interested in volunteering at Frankford this year? Start here by completing the FMS Volunteer Interest Form. This lets us know how you would like to help--but does not commit you to volunteering. 

 

Any questions, please contact Rosie Rodriguez, VP Volunteers, at volunteers@frankfordpta.org. Thank you!

 

Show your Frankford Spirit with new 2022-2023 Spirit Wear!

This year, we have new designs including a navy cotton short-sleeve t-shirt, light blue performance wear shirt, and gray cotton long-sleeve pullover sweatshirt. 

 

 

Order soon here before your favorite design sells out! 

 

Questions about Spirit Wear? Please contact LeAnn Brower, Spirit Wear Chair, at spiritwear@frankfordpta.org.

Need New Frankford Student Athletic Wear?

Make sure your student has their Frankford athletic wear ready to go! All 7th and 8th Graders participating in Frankford Athletics, as well as 6th Graders registered for Pre-Athletics, can purchase their 2022-2023 athletic wear here

 

All student athletes must wear FMS practice wear during the athletic class period. Practice wear includes a gray t-shirt and navy shorts. 

 

General athletics gear is available for purchase at any time throughout the year. Sport-specific items will be for sale after the parent meeting for each sport.  

 

Questions about Frankford athletic wear? Please contact Jennie Loftis, Athletics Chair, at athletics@FrankfordPTA.org.   

It's Easy to Donate to Frankford PTA While Shopping!

Did you know that you can donate to Frankford PTA while grocery shopping or making an Amazon purchase? While shopping at Tom Thumb or Amazon, please consider designating Frankford Middle School PTA as your charitable organization. You can also scan your box tops from eligible purchases.

 

You can donate to the PTA while purchasing your regular items--it's that easy! Thank you for your support!

 

Questions or need more info about supporting Frankford while you shop? Please contact Hilary Dietz, VP Programs, at programs@frankfordpta.org.

Follow FMS PTA on Facebook!

Want to get connected with Frankford PTA and get all the latest news on PTA and school happenings? Like and follow Frankford PTA on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/FrankfordFalcons

 

Upcoming Events

  

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Tutorial Schedules

 

AM Tutorials: 7:45- 8:20 a.m.

PM Tutorials: 3:45- 4:30 p.m. 

Please check with your child's teacher for any changes to tutorial dates or times. 

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PISD Parent Education 

Plano ISD's Parent Education Engagement Program (PEEP) builds parents' capacity to support and nurture their children's physical, social-emotional, and academic development through the acquisition of knowledge and parenting skills. 

PEEP workshop classes are offered Monday through Thursday in-person and virtually. Please sign up for the classes prior to attending.

Click here to learn more about PEEP.

Click here to access our PEEP classes, information, and registration. 

Community Resources

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Frankford PTA Awards

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