What we do
Our PTA accomplishes a LOT! Thank you for helping to make all of this possible.
Because of Covid restrictions, many of our events have had to be cancelled, but here is a sampling of activities from 2019...
* Purchased 27 Google Chrome books and cases to create a mobile computer lab
* Provided "North Side Pride" t-shirts to every student and teacher to support unity and school spirit within our school
* Organized and paid for our Back to School Ice Cream Social
* Arranged and paid for the PA Farm Bureau Mobile Ag Educational Science Lab to come to the school for every student to experience
* Helped more than 25 teachers purchase supplies for their classroom
* Hosted two book fairs and purchased $5,000 worth of learning tools for every K-5 classroom as well as provide every student with a free book
* Sent more than 500 students and 20 teachers in grades 1-4 on field trips to places such as Wildwood Park, The Forum, The State Museum and Indian Echo Caverns
* Provided families with opportunities to meet and socialize with other North Side families through events such as the Ice Cream Social, Bingo Night, Harrisburg Senators and Hershey Bears games, Chipotle, Sweet Frog, Color Me Mine, roller skating and ice skating
* Sponsored and paid for Dads & Donuts AND Moms & Muffins for our entire school and their families
* Showered North Side's wonderful teachers with a Teacher Appreciation Week
* Organized and paid for a school-wide end of the year "June Jubilee" for more than 650 students
* Supported school events such as Field Day, Hoops for Heart, Reflections, and the yearbook