LAST CHANCE FOR SPIRIT WEAR SALE!!!
Black Friday is coming so there's no better time to stock up on Brinker Spirit Wear with our Black Friday Spirit Wear Sale! Starting 11/25, use code "SPIRITSALE" when purchasing Spirit Wear through the Brinker PTA Website, and receive 20% off all items!
Winter Parties will be held on Thursday December 15th in the Brinker Gym during each grade's Specials time slot. Only Volunteers will be allowed to attend; no spectators during the parties.
We're in need of some help with items to make these parties a success! If you will like to donate supplies to the Winter Parties, please click on the links below:
Kinder-2nd - https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c49aaaf2faaf85-kinder
3rd-5th - https://www.signupgenius.com/
We ask that all items be delivered to the PTA room by Friday December 9th and please clearly indicate "Winter Party donations" on your items.
STAFF FAVORITES FOR THE HOLIDAYS
It's that time of year when we love to spoil our teachers and staff for the holidays!
COAT DRIVE FOR PISD COUNCIL OF PTAs
PISD Council of PTAs is asking for coat donations for the PISD Head Start Program. Please see the Google form linked below for details on sign up, drop off, and contact information if you have any further questions. Deadline for donations is December 9th.
TUESDAY TUNES RECAP
Tuesday Tunes has had fantastic participation so far this year! We’ve been able to enjoy performances from talented young musicians from grades 1-5, with many more scheduled to play for the remainder of the 2022-2023 school year. Our list of performances includes Evan Makil (grade 4), Landon Makil (grade 1), Ariella Vo (grade 4), Amelia Vo (grade 2), Ava Geer (grade 4), Navya Patel (grade 5), Divya Patel (grade 3), and Andrew Ha (grade 4). Thank you to all our wonderful performers for having the courage to make our Tuesday mornings more enjoyable with their beautiful music!
If you're interested in signing up for Tuesday Tunes in 2023, there's still spots available!
VOLUNTEER OF THE MONTH
Congratulations to our October Volunteers of the Month, Jessica Lewin and Celeste Bengston, our incredible Fall Picnic Chairs!! A huge thank you goes out for all of their hard work and devotion to making sure our Brinker Bears and their families had an incredible 2022 Fall Family Picnic. Their effort at this year's Family Picnic made it a memorable experience for all!
Jessica and her husband, Ryan, and are Plano natives and moved to Brinker from Frisco in December of 2020. They have loved the Brinker community and have made so many close friends! Emerson is in 3rd grade and loves cheer, dance videos and playing with friends. Jacob is in 1st grade and loves music, dancing, making videos, and being goofy! Jessica is a Registered Nurse and sells medical devices, and Ryan works for Toyota Headquarters in marketing and finance! As a family they love to travel to the beach, go to movies and concerts, and spend time with their dogs Henry and Louie, who you probably see with them walking to school daily!
Celeste has been married to her husband, Corbin, for 18 years and they have lived in Plano for the past 3 years. They have 3 kids – Reese (3rd), Logan (5th), and Ryder (7th). She has spent the past 17 years working at a Dallas based investment company, currently as a Controller. She enjoys watching her kids in their various sports/activities, spending time with family & friends, reading, watching the Rangers, Cowboys, Mavericks & Longhorns, and traveling! Celeste and her family are grateful to be a part of the Brinker community!
SPONSOR OF THE MONTH
We are pleased to have Texas Dynamix as our December Sponsor of the Month. Located just a few miles from Brinker at Preston Park Blvd, this establishment offers a plethora of fun activities for children including gymanstic classes, birthday parties and after school care. They also have 1/2 day and full day Winter Camp options which will run Dec.19th - Dec. 30th. For more information please visit texasdynamixgymnatics.com
VOLUNTEER IN THE LIBRARY!
Library Volunteers will help children check-out books as well as check-in and re-shelve books that have been returned, and will also help with teacher workroom projects. All shifts are 45 minutes long, with 30 minutes dedicated to your class library time and 15 minutes dedicated to help in the workroom (if needed)
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