CRS PTA Staff Appreciation Committee

The Staff Appreciation Committee is currently seeking volunteers for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are interested,  please send an email to [email protected] to inquire about ways you can help us recognize our staff throughout the school year. There are multiple roles to fill so perhaps there is something that works with your schedule. Volunteering on this committee is a great way to get to know the school staff and celebrate their dedicated service to the community. 

National Teacher Appreciation Week

The CRS PTA Staff Appreciation Committee is planning fun and festive events for the week of May 6-10 to celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week 2019

  • Monday, May 6th - We will kick off the week by stocking the teacher's lounge with a snack and beverage bar donated by CRS families for Lift You Up MondaySign up here.
  • Tuesday, May 7th - The PTA will host the highly anticipated Giving Tree where staff members are invited to choose a gift card donated by CRS families from the tree. Sign up here.
  • Wednesday, May 8th - We will host the Fiesta Luncheon that all CRS staff are invited to attend.
  • Thursday, May 9th - We ask all students to bring in cards and artwork made by them for their favorite teachers (don't forget art, music, PE, library, Spanish and Instructional Assistants).Make a card: Printable artwork (in Spanish and English), "My Teacher is a Star"
  • Friday, May 10th - Parents Thank Teachers and Dessert Bar. there are numerous ways you can easily recognize teachers you would like to shine some gratitude on. Don't forget to include specialists (like Art, Music, PE, Languages, Reading, Instructional Assistants, Guidance Counselors, Librarians, and SACC). If you have any questions, please email [email protected]. To contribute to the Dessert Bar, which will offer staff some yummy treats to end the week, sign up here.
    • FCPS Cares Program: You can fill out a super easy comment submission here on the FCPS website. (Takes less than a minute!)
    • Appreciation Letter: Submit a Thank you letter for teacher's employee file (this REALLY helps them and is appreciated). Click here for a sample form letter  in Word or PDF version that you can fill in and send into the Front Office (Attention: Staff Appreciation).

Staff Appreciation Committee 2018-19 Schedule

The Staff Appreciation Committee coordinates the schedule and themes for all of the events throughout the school year that show appreciation to the entire CRS Staff. These events are a fun way to get involved and to say "Thank You" for all the hardworking and dedicated Faculty and Staff members that support our children every day.  We need volunteers from every grade level to assist with hosting monthly Staff Luncheons (one per grade level) - sign up here (CLOSED - all grade luncheons have been completed!).

Below is a list of Staff Appreciation Events for the 2018-19 school year. These dates are subject to change as required. 

If you would like more information on how to volunteer to help with these events or to support this committee,  please email us by clicking here

Staff Appreciation Calendar 2018-2019
Month Event Theme Grade Level Host
October 24 Oktoberfest   2nd Grade

Bus Driver Appreciation

Hot Cider & Muffins

All Grades
November 28 Soup and Salad Bar 
3rd Grade
December TBA

"Secret Snowman"  gifts for Staff

All Grades
January 30 Chili Bar 
K & 1st Grade
February 21 Mediterranean Feast 4 & 6 Grade
March 19 Baked Potato Bar 

5th Grade

May 6-10

Teacher Appreciation Week

Day 1 - TBA

Day 2 - TBA

Day 3 - TBA

Day 4 - TBA

Day 5 - Fiesta Lunch

All Grades

June TBA

Bus Driver & Crossing Guard Appreciation