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PTA Thanks You

We would like to thank:

All of the Tulita and non-Tulita families who donated items for the PTA's first Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Sale. Thank you to Robin Jason and Laura MacMorran who made a return visit to drop off items! Thank you to Julie Vasquez for helping to set up the event and Clara Benali  for collecting donations each day. 


THANK YOU ! You  all rock and the PTA greatly appreciates your help!!

2015-16 PTA Association Meetings

Tulita Café, 8:45 AM

All Current PTA Members

Let Your Voice Be Heard!

September 9th     6:30 PM

October  2nd   8:30 AM

November 6th      

December 4th      

January 8th          

March 4th            

April 1st              

June 3rd             


 Tulita Café, 8:15 AM

PTA Executive Board and Committee Chairs*

August 21st       

September 18th 

September 29th special meeting  

October 16th    

November 20th  

December 11th 

January 22nd    

February 19th   

March 18th      

April 15th        

May 20th        

June 10th       

June 17th       

*By invitation from the President

PTA Survey

This survey is a special opportunity for the PTA to get specific feedback on all aspects of our organization’s successes, needed improvements and suggestions. Click here and complete this online survey today.



Oct 7th - RBUSD’s Annual State of Education

click Golden Bakers Hat SignUp(1)

Oct 8th - Tulita Talks - The Growth Mindset

click Onsite JumpBunch Child Care

Oct 16th - PTA Executive Board Meeting

Oct 16th - Western Dress-Up Day

Oct 17th - the all new Western Night

click Western Night Classroom Volunteer SignUp

click Western Night Ticket, Hat, Wrist Band Sale Volunteer SignUp

click Western Night Chili Cook-Off Sign Up

Oct 21st - Story Pirates Assembly

Oct 23rd - First Box Tops Submission Due Date

Oct 25th - Sketchers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk

click Sketchers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk

Oct 26-29th - Red Ribbon Week

Oct 28th - Red Ribbon Assembly

Oct 28th - Eat for Tulita at Rubys Redondo Beach

Oct 30th - Halloween Parade on the playground - coffee hosted by PTA

2015-16 PTA Calendar of Events

Tulita PTA Year-Round Sponsors

Thank You to the Following Businesses Whose Contributions Support the Tulita PTA's 2015-16 Activities! 

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Are you interested in supporting to the Tulita PTA for the 2015-16 school year?

Please click on the form below and we will be delighted to recognize you all year with a banner hung, on our PTA page, on all of our social media and more...!


2015 Western Night Sponsors

2015 Presenting Sponsor

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The Shobe Family

The Otto Family

Stacy Heim Hair Design

Archer Law Corp.

Teresa B. Klinkner, Attorney at Law

The Bellamy Family

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Interested in sponsoring the ALL NEW 2015 Western Night Carnival? Please contact Donna Reilly


2015-16 PTA Support at Tulita

PTA Sponsored School-Wide Events (FREE)

● Back to School Ice Cream Social  ● Inflatables Day  ● Art Night

● Multicultural Night  ● Spring Family Night  ● Science Fair 


PTA Supported Field Trips (entrance fees for students and chaperones and transportation)

● TK: Tanaka Farms ● Kindergarten: Wilson Park Farmers Market ● First Grade: Hermosa Beach Sea Lab

● Second Grade: Los Angeles Zoo ● Third Grade: California Science Center

● Fourth Grade: Knott’s Berry Farm Gold Rush Day ● Fifth Grade: Griffith Observatory



● Story Pirates ● Red Ribbon Week Assembly

● Yellow Ribbon Week Assembly ● Science Week Assemblies (2)

● Walk Through California: 4th Grade Walk Through California

● Walk Through California: 5th Grade Walk Through the American Revolution


Teacher Appreciation – Tulita Teachers Are Awesome!!

● 7 luncheons/brunches in a calendar year

● Provide $300 per teacher for classroom materials

● Provide all teachers with $100 Book Fair gift certificates and teacher book "wish list" baskets

● PTA works closely with Dr. Farzad to fulfill principal/teacher/classroom/campus wish list needs

● Technology support



● Honorary Service Awards – recognizes outstanding volunteer support at Tulita

● Battle of the Books (PTA purchases application fees, books and event hospitality)

● Hands on Science: three week-long science for Kinder – Third Grade

● Reflections Art Program: state-wide PTA program recognizing outstanding artwork in dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and visual arts.

● Student of the Year: PTA provides $100

● Hands on Art: PTA purchases all supplies and pays for all docent training and fees for 6 art-based projects a year and one docent per classroom (TK-5)

● Running Club: provide funds for water bottles and sound system for running club

● Walking School Bus: provide funds for supplies


Student/Parent Services

●Tulita Talks (Adult Education): Growth Mindset, Conscious Discipline, Ucode, Mindfulness, American Red Cross CPR training, Nutrition lectures

●Time For Kids magazine (First – Fifth Grade) ●Scholastic "Let's Find Out" magazine (Kinder)

●Agenda Planners (4th and 5th grade students) ●Yearbook

●Weekly eBlast updates ●Room Parent coordination

●Back to School "Summer Packets": mailed out in August prior to school start


PTA Supported Hospitality (food, drinks, decorations, supplies)

●PTA Association and Board meetings ●RBUSD District events ●All parent Assemblies

●Back to School New Parents Welcome ●Ice Cream Social ●Halloween Parade

●First Day of School Welcome ●Career Days ●RBEF Donor Day

●Kinder Round Up ●ShareFest ●5th grade graduation

●Membership incentive classroom parties ●Teacher Appreciation meals


And More….

●Tulita Graduate Scholarship Fund ($1000) ● Scholarship for 5th Grade Science Camp

● Campus Beautification ● Equipment for campus

● Playground Equipment

● PTA Board Members and Committee Chairperson trainings and workshops

● Tag-a-long Program: PTA member to participate in an event prior to taking a leadership role



● Tulita Turkey Trot (fall fundraiser) ● Book Fairs ● Box Tops ● Western Night

 ● Silent Auction ● Eat for Tulita (E4T) ● Spirit Sticks

● Spirit Wear ● Matching Corporate Sponsorship

● Family Portrait ● Yearbook ● Amazon.com ● eScript

● Comedy and Magic Club ● Galleria Rewards ● Reduce/Reuse/Recycle Sale ● Emergency Kits

● Farm Fresh  ● Goofyfoot Photography Spring Portraits

Tulita Talks - The Growth Mindset

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Thursday October 8th 6:00-7:30 pm in the Tulita Café

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Childcare will be provided on campus thanks to Jump Bunch of the South Bay and the Tulita PTA!

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Jump Bunch of the South Bay is a leading provider of sports and fitness programs to children of all ages and provides exercise and lifestyle activities that all families may incorporate into children’s lives daily. Led by Brian Hasson, a Tulita parent and PTA member who is joined by four additional coaches who all have experience working with young children in sports and fitness, each coach has a current fingerprint clearance card as well as being first aid/CPR certified.  Please click here for more information about their Tulita after school programs and to enroll.

Jump Bunch will provide two hours of childcare for all of The Tulita PTA Tulita Talks parent education evenings.

Childcare drop off: 5:45-7:45pm

Cost: $7 per child Cash or check will be collected at drop off

Please click here  to let us know if you will be attending and if you require childcare to allow Jump Bunch to appropriately staff the event.

Questions regarding the childcare provision or Tulita Talks? Please email Emma Macleod, Tulita PTA VP of Programs TulitaPTAPrograms@gmail.com.

Weekly Message from the PTA President

PTA Membership

Click on this link for your 2015 PTA Membership

2015-16 PTA Officers and Chairmen

Click on this link to see the 2015-16 2015-16 PTA Slate of Officers and Chairmen


Parent Teacher Association

What is PTA?

PTA (Parent Teacher Association) is the nation's largest, oldest and highest profile child advocacy volunteer organization working on behalf of public schools, children and their families. PTA is the conscience of the country for children and youth issues and has established programs and called for legislation that improves our children’s lives.

Why Should I Join PTA?

When you join PTA, you show your children that school matters and you are invested in their success! For a small Membership fee of $10 you are supporting Tulita and each and every student. Your Membership provides access to PTA Association Meetings, where your voice will be heard. Our Membership drive is year-round. Help us meet our membership goals and join today!

PTA Structure

● National PTA (www.pta.org)
● California State PTA (www.capta.org)
● District PTA (www.33rdpta.org)
● Council PTA = Tulita + 11 RBUSD Schools
● Unit PTA; Tulita is Unit #00007803

PTA Dues

Your yearly dues of $10.00 support PTA at the local and National level. Here's where your $10 goes:

National: $2.25

State: $2.00

District: $0.50

Council: $0.50

Unit: $4.75

Click for your 2015 PTA Membership