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Forts Ferry PTA Committees

Chair:   Melissa Heid

Throughout School Year / Distribution in June

Chairperson coordiantes the creation, sales, and distribution of yearbook.  Numerous volunteers needed to create yearbook pages.

Book Fair
Chair:   Karen Mease

November & May

Chairperson coordinates book fair with Scholastic, advertises, setup/takedown, and coordinates volunteers.  

We are looking for a co-chair to learn the ropes and backup our current chair.


Chair:   Amy Bevins

Throughout school year but mainly in Sept/Oct

Chairperson collects memberships and inputs them into the NYSPTA website, updates FF PTA website, takes meeting attendance, and coordinates with Directory Chairperson.

Chair:   open


Directory chairperson needed for next school year.  Chairperson coordinates the printing and distribution of the school directory.  Works with the school secretary and membership chair. *Can be done from home* 

Fall Catalog Sale
Chair:   Jennifer Masterson

September - November

Catalogs will be distributed to each family.  Orders are collected and given to our sales rep.  Merchandise will be sorted and distributed to the students in time for the holidays.  Volunteers are needed to assist in sorting and distributing the orders.

Grade Level Raffle Baskets
Chair:   open


Grade-level baskets and prizes are raffled off at the carnival in June. The chairperson will organize a committee to help organize the themes and collective details. **This can be done from home.**


PTA Council Parent Rep
Chair:   open

4 Meetings Throughout School Year

A representative is needed to attend 4 meetings throughout the year with PTA Presidents throughout North Colonie.

BOE Budget Reps
Chair:   2 open Positions

2 parents are needed to attend 8 budget meetings in March.  The Budget Reps will report back to the board what is being discussed and how it impacts Forts Ferry students.

Mother's Day Flower Sale
Chair:   Jessica Dick

May - Friday before Mother's Day

Chairperson is needed to order the flowers/plants, advertise the sale, and oversee the volunteers for the day.

Teacher Appreciation Week
Chair:   Open


Chairperson and volunteers are needed to coordinate a week-long group effort to thank our teachers for their hard work and dedication.  Usually includes a breakfast and luncheon.


Masquerade Ball
Chair:   Open


Chairperson coordinates the annual Halloween dance.  Books DJ, purchases food/drinks, decorates & coordinates volunteers.

**Additional volunteers are needed, to volunteer the event click the volunteer link on the homepage.**

Box Tops Chairperson
Chair:   Amy Bevins

Chairperson manages Box Top fundraiser


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Hoffman's Car Wash Fundraiser

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 Book Fair Volunteers


Upcoming Dates


Box Top Contest - May 1 - May 31, 2022

Spring Book Fair - May 2 - May 6, 2022

PTA Meeting - May 5, 2022 at 7 pm 

Flower Sale - May 6, 2022 (during lunches)

Hoffmans Car Wash Sale

Staff Appreciation Week - May 9, 2022







 Other Links

Forts Ferry District Website

Infinite Campus Parent Portal

North Colonie School Menus