Staff Appreciation

Classroom Grants

A big part of what the PTA does for our school is award classroom grants and grants for additional big-ticket items around campus. These grants are funded by the fundraising events held throughout the school year and we couldn’t do this without you, thank you!


Grants awarded to date this school year (last updated 5/13/24):


  • Applegate | Math Games, Stem Activities
  • Mattison | Phonics Games
  • Serrano | Supplies + Calm Down Pillow/Games
  • Bellecourt | Stem Materials
  • Coats | Books
  • Eckhart | Books
  • Kavathekar | Books
  • Baumann | Wobble Seats + Stools
  • Ring | Salmon Life Cycle Items
  • Stupfel | White Board, Manipulation PopIts
  • Yamamoto | Science Tools + Art Supplies
  • Fish | Cushions, books, sensory bins
  • Haley | Books, supplies
  • Grade Grant | Miniature American Flags
  • Moeller | Seat Cushions
  • Johnson | Replacement Parachute
  • LaBrie | Printer Ink, Spiral Notebooks, Folders
  • General | Bulletin Board Stapler + Staples
  • Rynders | Art Supplies
  • 3rd Grade | Fraction Kits, Easy Reader Biographies, Magnetic Fraction Tiles, Native American Legend Books
  • 1st Grade | Bulletin Boards

Link to Teacher Wish Lists:

Teacher Wish Lists


Cherry Valley PTA is committed to supporting our teachers and staff that take such great care of our children.

Staff Appreciation Week occurs yearly in May.

2023-2024 Favorite Things Lists for the Teachers and staff:


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade


Paras & Extra Staff

Support Staff

Speech, OT, AM Custodian, Addtl Para

Office Staff & Custodians

Throughout the year our Amazing Recognition Committee makes sure our staff, teachers and even bus drivers get recognition for all they do for our kids.

This has included:

Drink Carts


Stocking the staff refrigerator

Supplying dinner to the staff


Coordinating Appreciation Week

Our Vision

Our vision is that every child’s potential becomes a reality.

Our Mission

Our mission is for PTA to be:

  • A powerful voice for children,
  • A relevant resource for families, schools and communities, and
  • A strong advocate for the well-being and education of all children.