Welcome to the Worthington Elementary School PTA website!

The goal of this site is to provide the parents and caregivers of the children attending Worthington Elementary School, up to date information on events and activities associated with the PTA and our school.



BEDTIME STORIES
When: Thursday, November 5th at 7pm in the cafeteria.
Howard County librarians will read stories, bring books to check out and each child will go home with a free book from the PTA. If you are interested in volunteering or have gently used books to donate, please contact Ellen Van Horn at Ellen.vanhorn@yahoo.com. 

INTERNET SAFETY PROGRAM

A representative from the U.S. Attorney’s Office will provide a special presentation on internet safety.


WhenThursday, October 29th @7pm,

Where: WOES cafeteria


The program, Innocence Stolen: Protecting Our Children, provides information to keep children safe on the internet. The presentation informs adults about how to protect young people from negative and criminal influences online. Topics include social networking, cyber bullying, sexting, and internet predators. The program provides prevention and intervention strategies and internet safety resources.  A flier with RSVP information will be sent home shortly. 

PLEASE RSVP ONLINE AT: http://goo.gl/forms/AL4V0bhN8S


YEARBOOKS

We will start selling in December and end sales in April. Yearbooks will be $20.00 and will be offered ONLINE ONLY. 

Email school related photos with the grade in the subject line to woesyearbookpix@gmail.com

Questions: contact Laura Diaz at beans152@ymail.com


MEET DR. FOOSE
When: Tuesday, December 8th at 7pm

Dr. Foose, Superintendent of the Howard County Public School System, will be attending our PTA meeting in December.


Please RSVP online and take advantage of this opportunity to meet her and ask questions. 
More information will be shared as the date gets closer.


FROM COMMUNITY OUTREACH – COAT DRIVE: Clean out those closets!! Coats, mittens, hats, scarves! Bring them in (washed please) or NEW for infants/toddlers through adults!! Believe it or not--We have many needy, even homeless families in our area! Let's get them ready for winter! Thank you for your donations. Deadline for coats, etc is Friday October 30th.


Questions: kristinduda1@hotmail.com


Collection box is in the front lobby.



SECRET SHOPPE

When: Saturday, December 5th from 10am – 1pm in the WoES Cafeteria


Worthington children and their siblings shop for holiday gifts with helpers.  The school gym is turned into a shopping extravaganza.  Students can surprise their family members with gifts as they shop without parents (supervised by volunteers).


TALENT SHOW

When: Friday, February 19th at 7pm in the WoES Cafeteria - TENTATIVE

Friday, February 26th at 7pm in the WoES Cafeteria (SNOW DATE) - TENTATIVE

Worthington children showcase their singing, dancing and other talents for parents and staff.

UPCOMING SPIRIT NIGHT

SAVE THE DATES: Dine at these restaurants or order carry out food and you will help our school to raise money to be used on programs that directly benefit your children.



  • Monday November 16th Tino’s Italian Bistro, Columbia Wednesday December 9th Chick Fil A, Executive Park Drive, Columbia
  • Friday March 11th BINGO NIGHT at Howard High School 7-9pm 
  • Friday March 18th BINGO NIGHT (snow date) at Howard High School 7-9pm

LOCAL BUSINESSES

Do you own or work at a local business?  The Worthington Elementary School PTA would like to work with you to promote your business while assisting us with the many fun events we host throughout the year.  We are also looking for a business partnership with a printing/copying company.  

Please contact worthingtonptapresident@gmail.com for more details.  


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Worthington Elementary School
4570 Roundhill Road
Ellicott City, MD 21043
P: (410) 313-2825; F: (410) 313-2829

Worthington Elementary School