Apex Middle School Open House & Parent Information Sessions We are so excited to welcome new cougars to our AMS family. Please join us virtually during one of the sessions below to learn what makes Apex Middle School an awesome place to be. https://www.wcpss.net/apexms
The Wake Up & Readprogram is hosting its 8th annual book drive with a goal of collecting 200,000 books for children across Wake County. Begininng February 1st, please drop off your gently used books in the box located in the vestibule by the front office. Collections will run until February 25th.
Help spread some sunshine to our amazing staff by contributing to our Sunshine Cart. Requested items are: Full size candy bars, sodas (not diet or seltzers), chips, cookies, candy, and chocolates (no pretzels or popcorn, please). Donations may be dropped off at the school.
The PTA Board held our most recent meeting on Wednesday, February 3. You can read the meeting minutes here.
The minutes from our last PTA General Meeting on January 12, 2021 can be found here.
The AES PTA Equity Committee met on January 26 for the first time! We agreed on co-chairs - Michelle Payne and Carissa White. We are kicking off a learning and information gathering phase and are looking into equity trainings and books/articles to read to build a foundation of knowledge to move forward from as we help define and grow our efforts around equity at AES. Interested in joining the committee? Our next meeting is on Tuesday, February 23 at 7PM. Email email@example.com for more information and the link to join.
The PTA is looking for a co-treasurer to help our current treasurer keep the financial side of our PTA running smoothly. If you are interested, please contact Tamara Cosgrove at firstname.lastname@example.org
Reflections DEI Call for Artwork
Our 2020-2021 Reflections theme, I Matter Because… has taken on a new meaning and allows us to connect with what so many of our Black and Brown children may be feeling today. And so, we invite Reflections artists of color and their allies to share artwork that expresses and affirms their beliefs and identities—as well as the importance of Black lives. Select works will be used to help us celebrate diversity in the arts.
If your family is experiencing food insecurity, Western Wake Crisis Ministry is a great resource for food including meat, produce, and dairy. They also offer support if you find yourself behind on bills. Their website is www.wwcm.org or you can call them at 919-362-0657 x 3.
THANK YOU to our No-Fuss Fundraiser Platinum and Gold Sponsors!