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<<September 2015>>


Upcoming Events 

9/7 – Student/Teacher Holiday

9/14-18 Book Fair

9/24 – Picture Day

9/24 – Spirit Night @ Mooyah

9/30-10/2 – 5th Grade Adventure Camp


Volunteers of the Month



Malorie Clay Aldridge

Carolina Osorio

Liz Vargas



Kelly Anderson

Kathy Hathaway

Beth Parks



Whitney Dombroski

Ceci Haksar

Connie Prochaska



Jenny Fang

Jill Rashdi

Audrey Wagner 



Amy Gremillion

Saee Kulkarni

Amy Lu 



Weimin Mao

Brandi Pocsik

Kereny Villanueva



Julio Mota and Gabriela Beltran

Karen Mathias

Elissa Reed



Sarah Lueb

Jenny Sideris

Jill Studley



Chad Prochaska



Fran Carsner

 Jessica Harper


Welcome to Daffron Elementary PTA


Registration Forms   

Online registration will be available starting August 5 for the 2015-2016 school year. 

1. Daffron Elementary PTA Online Registration - Click Here to Start

  • Join the Daffron PTA and pay for your membership
  • Order yearbook and spirit wear (coming soon)
  • Make a donation to the Daffron PTA
  • Complete your mandatory student directory release forms
  • Select your child's t-shirt size for the free t-shirt provided by the Daffron PTA (additional information coming soon)
  • Sign up to volunteer (We need everyone's help!)
  • Note you can pay for your online purchases using PayPal (You do not need to create a PayPal account. Any questions regarding PayPal should be directed to PayPal, as we can NOT access your personal information.)

2. PISD Parent Portal Opens August 1 - Click Here

  • Complete PISD required forms online via Parent Portal (These forms must be filled out before you receive your child's teacher assignment.)
  • Complete your Daffron PTA mandatory website/media release forms
  • If you have a new student, please contact the Daffron office at 469.752.0900 to receive your child's Student ID

3. PISD Volunteer Application - Click Here

  • Complete your volunteer application
  • This needs to be completed every school year 

4. Daffron eNews - Click Here

  • Register for Daffron eNews
  • Receive email updates throughout the school year 

If you have any questions, please send an email to questions@daffronpta.org 


School Supplies (2015-2016)  

If you purchased school supplies for 2015-2016, they will be available at Meet the Teacher. The online school supply sales form is no longer available. Please contact Fran Carsner at fcarsner@yahoo.com if you have any questions regarding school supplies.


Please select the appropriate link below for the school supply list for each grade level.


Spirit Wear (2015-2016)  

Spirit Wear for 2015-2016 is on sale through September 18, 2015. Please select the logo above to order online through OrderMyGear. You can select this link to access the flyer if you want to use a paper form. If you have questions, email Jill Studley at spiritwear@daffronpta.org. Thanks for your support!


General PTA Meeting and High-Flying Excitement (September 10, 2015 6:30-8:00 PM) 

Please join us for a great evening of fun as High-Flying Excitement delivers their message "Be Buddies Not Bullies". Officer Bianez and Sergeant Privett deliver a worthwhile message while entertaining the audience. There will be a short PTA meeting at 6:30 PM followed by the performance. This free performance is for all Daffron students and their families and is brought to you by your PTA.


  Scholastic Book Fair Monster Readers (9/14-18) 

Daffron PTA will host the Scholastic Book Fair in September this year. We need many enthusiastic volunteers to ensure a successful fair. This is a great opportunity to be involved at your child's school, meet new people, and do your book fair shopping. If you are interested in being a book fair volunteer, please select the following link: Volunteer Schedule. The links for the Class Browsing and Class Buying schedule will be available soon.

  • Monday, September 14 - Book Fair Preview Day (8:00 AM-2:45 PM) and Teacher Preview (4:00-5:00 PM)
  • Tuesday, September 15 - Book Fair Preview Day (8:00 AM-2:45 PM)
  • Wednesday, September 16 - Muffins for Moms and Dad of Daffron's Little Monsters (7:15-8:30 AM) and Book Fair Buying (7:15 AM-2:45 PM)
  • Thursday, September 17 - Book Fair Buying (8:00 AM-4:00 PM) and New Daffron Families Monster Mash (2:45-4:00 PM)
  • Friday, September 18 - Book Fair Buying (8:00 AM-2:45 PM) and "Come Help Your Monsters Munch Up Books" - Grandparents Luncheon (11:00 AM-1:15 PM)


 Buy a Brick Fundraiser   

Thanks for supporting Daffron PTA through the Buy a Brick Fundraiser. There were 61 bricks sold. Please contact Michael Grant at president@daffronpta.org if you have any questions.


 Daffron Mentors - Making a Difference    

We offer a HUGE Thank You to the Daffron Mentors! They spent time with their matches twice a month building relationships, playing games, encouraging students, and helping with school work. The commitment and dedication to the boys is commendable and greatly appreciated! Thank you for MAKING A DIFFERENCE in these kids' lives! Please select the graphic above to access a presentation honoring the 2014-2015 Daffron Mentors. If you are interested in participating in this program next year as a mentor, please contact Joanne Curley at joanne.curley@pisd.edu.


     Daffron 2015-2016 Executive Board

The executive board is listed below. If you have any questions, please contact Michael Grant at president@daffronpta.org.

  • President: Michael Grant
  • 1st Vice President - Programs: Shari Hopkins
  • 2nd Vice President - Membership: Cecilia Haksar
  • 3rd Vice President - Ways and Means: Eugenia Sideris
  • 4th Vice President - Communications: Lavina Kayyal
  • Secretary: Saee Kulkarni
  • Treasurer: Carol Jennings 


2014-2015 PTA Life Member Award Recipients   

For over 90 years, Texas PTA has made available the honorary Texas PTA Life Membership Award as one of the highest honors that may be presented to individuals for outstanding service to children and youth. Daffron is extremely proud and honored to award a Texas PTA Life Membership to the following individuals.

Coleen Difiglia, Kathy Kokal, and Andy McDowell

If you have any questions, send an email to membership@daffronpta.org . 


Daffron's New School


Between Spring 2013 and August 2014, Daffron went through extensive remodeling that increased the school size by over 10,000 square feet.  Enjoy your new school!  



If you have any questions, please send an email to questions@daffronpta.org