Tapteal Elementary PTA

Home of the Hawks

Please watch our Facebook page, school emails, and Class Dojo messages for the most timely updates. 


Events that happen throughout the school year:

-Newsletter (1 chairperson)--All year
-Yokes Community Card eScript (1 chairperson)--All year
-Restaurant Nights (1 chairperson)--All year
-Movie Night (1 chairperson, 1 volunteer)*--Three to four times a year
-Skate Night (1 chairperson)--Several times a year
-Yearbook (1 chairperson, volunteers)*--All year
-Membership (1 chairperson)*--All year
-Volunteer Coordinator (1 chairperson)--All year
-Legislative (1 volunteer)--Attend meetings, all year

Events that happen once a year
(some events require planning weeks or months ahead of the actual event):

-Jog-A-Thon (1 chairperson or planning committee, 20+ volunteers)*--August, September, October
-Scholastic Book Fair (1 chairperson, 10+ volunteers)*--October, February
-Reflections (1 chairperson)--February, September, October
-Coat and Food Drive (1 chairperson, volunteers)--November
-Goodies for Grandmas and Goodies for Grandpas (1 chairperson, 8-10 volunteers)*--Fall and Spring
-Craft Night (1 chairperson or planning committee, 15-20+ volunteers)*--November, December
-PTA Officer Nominating Committee (3 volunteers)--January
-Talent Show (1 chairperson, volunteers to sell concessions)*--December, January
-Sack it to Goodwill (1 chairperson, volunteers)--April
-Spring Carnival and Safety Fair (1 chairperson or planning committee, 20+ volunteers)--April, May
-Teacher and Staff Appreciation (2 co-chairs, volunteers)--April, May
-Financial Review (3 volunteers)--June

*These events may involve cashiering or counting donations.
Volunteers must be PTA members to handle money. Non-PTA members can volunteer for jobs that do not require money handling.

In accordance with RCW 43.43 .830 (Regulatory Code of Washington), Richland School District is required to register all volunteers and perform a background check through the Washington State Patrol. View the online volunteer application.

All information will be kept confidential.

Please note that the processing of your volunteer application may take up to ten days to complete.

Your application must be renewed each school year.

Visit the Volunteer page at the Richland School District web site to register as a volunteer or update your existing registration.