PTA Sponsored All-School Events
Back to School Event/ Ice Cream Social – Held the Friday before school starts, this event is a fun way to meet and greet families and celebrate the start of a new school year.
Parent Coffee – After drop-off on the first day of school, the PTA provides coffee in front of the school for all parents and families.
Evening for Orrington – This enjoyable adult event is our largest fundraiser of the year and raises funds to support curriculum enrichment and all the events and community outreach that our PTA offers. This year our main fundraising goal is to increase student access to the technology that they need to support their learning.
Book Fair – The Book Fair is held in the school library. This year it will be in November. This is the main source of funding for our school library. Proceeds benefit our classrooms and our school library.
Family Math Night – Families gather at Orrington to learn from teachers about math at Orrington, play math games and enjoy time together at school.
International Festival – Families celebrate Orrington’s diverse population through a variety of arts and craft projects and food from around the world. This free event is led by members of our community.
School Carnival – The PTA holds an annual carnival with games, food, and entertainment. This important community event is tons of fun and helps raise funds for our school.
Talent Show – This entertaining and free event is held in the spring. It is open to all students in all grades and offers them an opportunity to demonstrate their skills and talent in a safe, welcoming environment.
Family Fun Run and Picnic – This free family event brings our entire community together during the last few weeks of school for an evening of exercise and a community barbecue.