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Parent Teacher Association (PTA)

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California School PTA welcomes you to an exciting new school year! The PTA is thankful for our wonderful school community and is here to support students, teachers, and families. We would love to have all Cougar families be a part of the amazing programs and opportunities the PTA offers to our school.

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Please see our 2023-24 California Elementary School Calendar for upcoming events.

What does the PTA do for our school?

We advocate for your child's education, connect the school and community, as well as support special programs like:

  • The Scholastic Book Fairs

  • Arts & Cultural Events

  • Bingo Night

  • Health & Safety Week

  • Pottery Night

  • Literacy Night

  • Staff Appreciation Week

  • Skate Night

  • Summer Reading Challenge

Plus, there are year-round fundraisers, including:

Yogurtland Fridays: Every Friday when you visit Yogurtland at the Target Shopping Center (Harbor Blvd. & Baker St., Costa Mesa), mention you are from California Elementary School. Yogurtland will donate 20% of all purchases back to our school.

Where does the money go from fundraising?

  • Class Field Trips

  • The Halloween Hoot

  • The Learning Garden

  • Fun & Educational Workshops

  • Imagination Machine Assembly

These programs and events are made possible because of your support, membership, and ideas. Please join us at any Association meeting during the school year in the MPR at school. 

  • Wednesday, September 13 at 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 15 at 4 p.m.
  • ​​​​​Wednesday, January 10 at 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 27 at 4 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 15 at 4 p.m.

Get a coffee, chat with other parents, and find out what is happening and how to volunteer on our campus for your children and family. We look forward to seeing you and welcome all new ideas to improve our PTA! Follow us on Instagram.

Board Members 

Christa Fletcher

Vice President
Erica Beach

Lindsey Sherman

Inna Ort

Tejay Brune

Amber Sides / Erica Beach

Alicia Erlston 

Patianna Walters

Amber Wilcox

Additional Resources

Contact Us

Christa Fletcher, President
Erica Beach, VP
2023-24 California Elementary PTA