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Game Night - April 2019

AmazonSmile and eScrip

SCHS PTSA participates in AmazonSmile and eScrip

*PLEASE remember to continue using your eScrip and AmazonSmile this summer; they donate to Silver Creek High School ALL year!! Details at www.schs.schoolloop.com/ptsa.

Contact the PTSA

ptsa.silvercreekhs@gmail.com

Mailing Address:
SCHS PTSA
c/o Silver Creek HS
3434 Silver Creek Rd.
San Jose, CA 95121

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2018-19 SCHS PTSA Executive Board

Executive Board Position

Name

President  Usha Kalahasti

VP of Programs

Jennifer Lott

VP of Membership

Kawal Johal

Secretary

Fareeha Sultan

Treasurer

Raelene De Santiago

Financial Secretary

Kavita Prasad 

Auditor

Pari Pham

Historian

Alex Pham and Gonzalo De Santiago (Students)

Parliamentarian (appt by President)

Monica Aziz

Other PTSA Board Members

Name

Communications

Linda Ha

Hospitality 

Jackie Pham

Assistant Hospitality 

Zainab Baqar

Beautification Chair

Usha Kalahasti

Webmaster

Geetha Edara

Volunteer Coordinator

Aparna Palaparthi

What we do... Join us! It's fun!

With our Raider Fund, the SCHS PTSA provides funding towards technology purchases for classrooms, teacher grants, college scholarship for seniors, club support, teacher support, campus beautification, field trip expenses, spot awards, classroom supplies, special projects, staff appreciation lunches, and support for all departments.

  • Donations can be made directly to the Raider Fund at any time during the year on-line, in person at the school bank or by mail. 
  • PTSA hosts fundraising events such as Dandiya Night & Game Night where communities come together and help raise money for the Raider Fund.
  • PTSA also accepts matching donations from employers.
  • PTSA participates in eScrip and AmazonSmile.  These programs pay the PTSA directly based upon your qualifying purchases.

The PTSA also provides volunteers for school events (Freshman Parent Welcome, Schedule Pick up, Back to School Night, Diploma Distribution & any other event requested by the administration) and volunteers to plan, host events and implement programs.

Join us! It's fun! Everyone is invited!

Welcome to SC PTSA

Our Mission

To unite all parents, teachers and students in advocating for the best education for all our Silver Creek students in a safe, clean, inspiring environment that encourages excellence, dynamic teaching methods, creative problem solving, and community service, preparing our students to be successful community members.

 

PTSA Family Game Night - Friday, April 12th

5:30 PM  - 7:30 PM

in Raider Hall

(right before Movie Night in the Quad)

We will have Bingo! Silent Auction! Raffles! and Food!

 

Slate of Nominees

 

                 The SCHS PTSA’s Nominating Committee is pleased to put forth the following slate of nominees for the upcoming 2019-2020 Silver Creek High School PTSA board. Elections  are scheduled for Thursday April 4th, at 9 30 am right after the Coffee with the Principal.  (At the PTSA General Association Meeting - 9 30 am - 9 50 am)The priviledge of voting for these nominees shall be limited to members of the association who are present, so please plan on attending.

Tile  Name
President  Usha Kalahasti
Treasurer Eric van Cleve
Secretary Fareeha Rahman
VP of Programs Jennifer Lott
VP of Membership Sterling Larnerd
Financial Secretary Kavita Prasad
Communications Kawal Johal
Webmaster Geetha Edara
Volunteer Co-ordinator Aparna Palaparthi
Hospitality Zainab Baqar , Karen Yoshioka
Auditor Pari Pham
Parliamentarian Raelene De Santiago
Historian Sangita Patel
PTSA Funding Liaison Sripathi Ramadurai 

 

Thank you for supporting the PTSA!

Your generous Donations, Matching Gifts, eScrip use*, AmazonSmile use*, Corporate Sponsor Donations and Support of our events totaled almost $30,000 for 2017-18 which allowed the SCHS PTSA to provide the following to your Students, Teachers and Staff:

8 Teacher Grants ($500 each ) & 13 New Teacher Grants($100 each)

  1. Victoria Byers (Photography)
  2. Jessica Stahlke (English 2/4)
  3. Joshue Wen (Band)
  4. Greg Meissner (Biology and English-sheltered Biology)
  5. Lydia e Martinez Campos (Dance)
  6. JoAnn Mauro (Physiology)
  7. Katie Newray (English 4 & ERWC)
  8. Erica King (English 1 A)
  1. Yanelly DelaRosa
  2. Molly Froke
  3. Marisa Hanson
  4. Maxine Harrington
  5. Simone Horne
  6. Robert LeBlond
  7. Marrika Martin
  8. Greg Meissner
  9. Danni Mestaz 
  10. Maria Sabin-Halonen
  11. Richard Shinagawa 
  12. Helen Sowinski 
  13. Brett Strommen

Club & School Support:

  • Teacher & Staff Welcome Back BBQ Lunch
  • Welcome Back Teacher Gift Baskets
  • Campus Beautification
  • Japanese Academic Competition
  • Teacher & Staff Appreciation Lunch
  • Pre-Prom Refreshments
  • NJROTC Military Ball
  • National Honor Society Program
  • Dance Dept Disney Performance
  • Science Olympiad
  • Camp Everytown
  • Raider Booster Club Startup fees
  • Spot Awards
  • Honors Night refreshments
  • Freshman Guidebook
  • College Visits
  • VIP Graduation Seats
  • Physics Olympiad
  • Robotics Club
  • Spring Musical
  • Library Updates 
How can you be involved and make a difference?
  1. Support Fundraisers and make a donation!
  2. Come to our events and programs
  3. Become a member! It's fun!
  4. Help us plan events! Volunteer!
PTSA's New Online Donations and Memberships

The PTSA has started using an online service tool called Membership Toolkit that allows us to complete all paperwork online, accept online donations & PTSA memberships and more effectively communicate with our donors and members.  You can use this tool to fill out all forms and pay either with credit/debit card online. Or anytime!  Give it a try! 

  • Our goal is $100 per family. We appreciate whatever amount you are able to give! Use this link for both online Credit/Debit cards.

Online Donations and Membership link

Printable Donation & Membership Form PDF

How it works:

  • Create an account with your email and a password
  • Fill out the Parent and Student Information
  • Choose SCHS Fundraising & Membership
  • Choose your donation amount 
  • Optional PTSA Membership available
  • After filling out the rest of the form, add to cart
  • Proceed to check out
  • Pay online with credit or debit card, you are all done!  Thanks!

Does your company offer "Matching Donations?"  Please let us know so we can provide you with any needed information.

The Silver Creek High PTSA is a non-profit 501(c)3, Tax ID# 77-0269896, so donations are 100% tax deductible.

Thank you 2018-19 Donors!

Thank you to our Generous Parent/Staff Donors & Corporate Sponsors 2017-18

  • New Seasons Market Evergreen
  • 8 Elements Restaurant Evergreen