Fri, 11/18/2022 - 10:36am
Weekly Update 3.10.23


March 17th: In-School Cultural Arts Assembly

March 22nd: PTA Dine-out Fundraiser @ Burger Fi (see flier in Friday folder)

March 28th & 30th: AES PTA Bingo Night

March 31st: PTA Dine-out Fundraiser @ The Charmery (see flier in Friday folder)

March 31st-April 4th: PTA Spring Taharka Fundraiser

May 21st: 13th Annual Panthers Pounding the Pavement Fun Run (registration now open!)



Thank you to our 5th Grade Committee and all the volunteers who made the Pancake Breakfast a success! 



The PTA would like to end our school year with a celebratory Outdoor Movie Night and we need your help! We’re looking for some fabulous volunteers who can brainstorm and help lead this fun event. Please contact Brian Goodwin at for more information.


Save the Date - BINGO NIGHT

Mark your calendars for our PTA Bingo Night! This event will be held over two nights: March 28th for K-2nd graders, March 30th for 3rd-5th graders. More information to come. Be on the lookout for an email from your room parent with an Amazon wishlist to contribute to the prize baskets. 


13th Annual Panthers Pounding the Pavement Fun Run 

Fun Run Registration Now Open

Our 13th Annual Panthers Pounding the Pavement 1-Mile/5K Fun Run/Walk is coming up on Sunday May 21st.  Mark your calendars and Register Today!  Registration forms came home in your student(s) Friday Folder on 3/3.  You can also register on Memberhub at  We are looking forward to seeing all of you there!


Looking for Business Sponsors for our 13th Annual Panthers Pounding the Pavement Fun Run

If you are interested in learning more about the sponsorship opportunities available for this event, please visit or contact the Fun Run Committee at This is our biggest annual PTA fundraiser and a great way to get visibility with the AES community. 


Fun Run T-shirt Design Competition - Submissions due 3/17!

Calling all 4th and 5th graders to submit an original design for this year's fun run t-shirt!  Original artwork should be drawn by a student on an unlined sheet of 8” x 11” paper and have no more than 3 colors (black, yellow, and blue). Artwork should relate to AES, panther pride, or health/exercise/running. No wording is necessary. Please include the student's name, grade, and homeroom teacher on the back of the

drawing. Be creative!


Fun Run Race Day Volunteers Needed

Paging the Panther support team!  Our annual fun run is the PTA's biggest annual fundraiser and many race day volunteers are needed to make it happen.  Please consider volunteering to help us make this year's event an even bigger success than last year's event.  You may also volunteer your student(s)' grandparents, aunts, uncles, etc. Sign up today at  Thank you!


Yearbook Picture Submissions

Calling all parent, student and staff  photographers! If you’ve taken pictures at our various events throughout the year, the Yearbook Committee would love to use them in this year’s yearbook. You can submit both portrait and candid pictures, and you can upload more than one student or group picture at the same time. You can use a camera or cell phone camera to take your pictures, but the photography company recommends that you use a larger screen (computer, laptop or tablet) for the upload process. Use this LINK to submit. Please, do not hesitate to contact the Yearbook Committee Chair (Milande Watson) with any questions or comments at Thank you!