• Parent Involvement

    PTA and Dad's Club

    Stonewall Jackson - Sign Language Sidewalk The PTA and Dad's Club involve parents in their children's education. They provide leadership, funds, and volunteer support for all programs at Mockingbird Elementary. The PTA sponsors more than 30 programs and activities including the Fall Carnival, Mini-Grants for Faculty, After School Program, Field Day and many more art, cultural and academic programs. The Dad's Club along with the PTA has also improved the campus by installing a sign language sidewalk, blacktop map of the USA, back pack hangers, memorial gardens, pavestone walkways and much more.

    Projects include:

    • New Playground Equipment (2015)
    • 75th Anniversary Display Panels
    • Technology Upgrades (2014)
    • Blacktop Map of U.S.A.
    • Sign Language Sidewalk
    • Backpack Hangers
    • PaveStone pathways
    • Memorial Garden
    • Fall Carnival
    • Field Day

    The PTA meets on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 7:00pm. For more information, visit the PTA website.

    Memorial Gardens at Mockingbird

    Memorial Garden at Stonewall
     
    Amy McBrayer memorial In an effort to preserve the memory of those who have been important to the Mockingbird Community, a Memorial Garden was created. Generous donations were made in honor of Melissa Schutze and her son, to establish the Memorial Garden as pictured above in 2001. 
     
    In 2003, in honor of Amy McBrayer, another parent who gave generously of herself to the Mockingbird community, a special sitting area with picnic tables was created.

     

    SBDM

    The Site Based Decision Making Committee (SBDM) consists of representatives of the Mockingbird community: parents, faculty, and concerned persons from the neighborhood and deaf communities. The SBDM is the child-centered organizational unit of the community which focuses on assuring that all planning and implementation of educational programs benefits the academic and social development needs of our students. The entire Mockingbird  community is invited to attend the SBDM's monthly meetings Please check out the calendar for meeting times or call the school office for details.