CES-PTA 2019-2020 Board

President Milly Mount president@mycespta.org
Vice President Ashlee Pillow vicepresident@mycespta.org
Secretary Ashley Wagner secretary@mycespta.org
Treasurer Stephanie McGavic treasurer@mycespta.org
Beautification Stacy Lauber beautification@mycespta.org
Communications Lindsey Guill communications@mycespta.org
Cultural Arts Emily Clemmer culturalarts@mycespta.org
Dragon Wear Kristen Neinas dragonwear@mycespta.org
Family Events Jami Dickens familyevents@mycespta.org
Fundraising Events Laura Wiseman fundraisingevents@mycespta.org
Fundraising Sponsor Katie Cockrell fundraisingsponsorship@mycespta.org
Health & Safety Amanda Spencer healthandsafety@mycespta.org
Hospitality Rachel Davis hospitality@mycespta.org
Historian Isabel Giraldo historian@mycespta.org
Legislative Liz Castellaw legislative@mycespta.org
Membership Melissa Brown membership@mycespta.org
Special Events Monique Mercadal specialevents@mycespta.org
Volunteer Coordinator Melissa Bollinger volunteercoordinator@mycespta.org
Parliamentarian Amanda Cantrell parliamentarian@mycespta.org
Parent Involvement Whitney Thrower parentinvolvement@mycespta.org
Principal Tyler Salyer tsalyer@colliervilleschools.org

Memphis In May



Each year, Collierville Elementary joins in the celebration of Memphis in May International Festival with Memphis in May Day. This year, the city of Memphis and Shelby County are being honored.

On Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Collierville Elementary will celebrate Memphis and engage in the culture and history of our metro area and hometown.

Please contact Emily Clemmer, culturalarts@mycespta.org, if you would can contribute any Memphis related items for this event or would like to volunteer for this event.


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Bike To School Day

Little Dragons we would like to invite you to be involved with Bike to School Day on May 8, 2019.  We will be meeting at Cox Park at 8am and riding together with a police escort to the school.  Parents you are welcome to ride with you students.

If you can not make it to Cox Park that is perfectly ok.  Just ride from home and we will have staff and PTA members there to meet and great you.

We look forward to seeing everyone on Wednesday May 8, 2019.

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Dragon Dash 2018

 Collierville Elementary School

Dragon Dash October 5, 2018




Grand Prize for the student raising the most money.

1st: Principal for a Morning and a $100 Visa Gift Card

2nd: Asst. Principal for a Morning and a $500 Visa

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3rd: Asst. Principal for a Morning and a $25 Visa Gift Card

All students raising $10+ 

Drawing to win prizes from Collierville/Memphis area sponsors like the Memphis Red Birds and Life Time Fitness.

All students raising $50+ Dragon Dash T-shirt

All students raising $100+ Front Row seating for the GREATEST Show Spectacular!

All students raising $150+ VIP with the GREATEST Show Spectacular!

Top Fundraising Class for Each Grade Movie Party!

Top Fundraiser in Each Grade Level Favorite Teacher for a Morning and lunch with that teacher!

Spirit Week: October 1-5

Monday (This is ME! I’m a Little Dragon!) School Spirit – wear maroon and white!

Tuesday (Every night I lie in bed) PJ Day

Wednesday (the brightest colors fill my head) Neon and crazy color day

Thursday (a million dreams are keeping me awake) Dress for/as what you want to be

Friday Dragon Dash Day Wear Class T-Shirt

Dragon Dash Schedule: Friday, October 5th! 

9:10 – 10:00 3rd Grade

11:00 – 11:50 4th Grade

11:50 – 12:20 Break

12:20 – 1:10 1st Grade

1:15 – 2:05 2nd Grade

2:10-3:00 Kindergarten/PreK

3:00-3:50 5th Grade

Family and friends are welcome to watch or run with their student. To walk or run on the track, you must wear appropriate soft sole shoes. No heels or hard soled shoes. All money raised is due to your student’s class by Thursday, October 4 to qualify for any incentives and prizes. Donations will be accepted through October 16th. Thank you in advance for your support of this great event… and of CES!

We need your help! 

Sign up at http://www.SignUpGenius.com/go/20F0E4AA8AB2AA7FF2-cesdragon

Questions? Contact Susan Gyura at (615) 308-0364 or fundraisingevents@mycespta.org

Dragon Wear

We are now taking orders for fall Dragon Wear.  Show your school spirit and support the CES PTA by ordering one or more of these great apparel items.  Deadline for orders is Friday September 7th.  If you have any questions please contact Liz Castellaw at dragonwear@mycespta.org


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