Fifth Grade Classroom Information
Mrs. Bruton, Mrs. Sandlin and Mrs. Stark have combined their opportunites into one sign up. If purchasing food or drink for a class party or event, please note the classroom size and allergy precautions listed below.
Shanon Bruton’s classroom size 20 (plus 2 teachers) and classroom allergies TBD .
Linda Sandlin’s classroom size 20 (plus 2 teachers) and classroom allergies are TBD.
Kimberly Stark’s classroom size 21 (plus 2 teachers) and classroom allergies are TBD.
All 5th grade classroom and lunch volunteer opportunities are combined. Click here to sign up.
Each class at POPCS has a number of PTF Room Representatives who help coordinate the events listed below. The 2017-2018 fifth-grade representatives are as follows:
Mrs. Bruton’s classroom:
Teacher Assistant: Mrs. Sharon Bertsch
Lead Classroom Rep: Anita Hungle
Assistant Classroom Rep:
Mrs. Sandlin’s classroom:
Teacher Assistant: Ms. Meghan Murfee
Lead Classroom Rep: Jennifer Zucconi
Assistant Classroom Rep: Danielle Maratas
Mrs. Stark’s classroom:
Teacher Assistant: Ms. Meghan Murfee
Lead Classroom Rep: Nisha Kloeber
Assistant Classroom Rep: Jennifer Cook
Although the events listed below are not PTF sponsored they are supported and staffed by PTF members and families. These events are for the entire 5th grade year. Field trip volunteers will be gathered through separate email requests as they are planned. Any 5th grade family is welcome and encouraged to get involved and participate. Thank you in advance for your help. You make a difference.
Lunch relief occurs every Thursday throughout the school year unless otherwise specified. You should arrive no later than 11:50am for lunch relief duty and meet your class in the cafeteria. Lunch relief lasts 30 minutes. If you cannot attend, please contact another parent to sub for you or simply swap the date with another parent via sign up genius. If you cannot get someone to sub for you, please let the teacher or a class representative know. Lunch relief will be listed on the class calendar each month. There are three days that require two parents for one hour so that both the teacher and the teacher assistant can enjoy a PTF sponsored luncheon.
Teacher Appreciation Lunch Relief
To show our thanks to our amazing faculty and staff, PTF sponsors special lunches throughout the school year. Help is always needed to help cover lunch duty school wide. Dates are October 20, 2017, December 6, 2017 and April 18, 2018.
Harvest Hoe Down
This event is sponsored by the PE department as a celebration of fall and a culmination of the rhythm and dance unit in PE. Each grade learns several dances and performs a specific dance before the entire school and parents. This event will take place on October 27 is a great photo opportunity so don’t forget your cameras!
Volunteers will be needed to provide snacks, drinks, and paper products. The feast will take place on November 16 from 2:30-3:30pm. Please drop off your items in the morning.
Volunteers will be needed to provide snacks, drinks, and paper products. The party will take place on December 14 from 2:30-3:00 p.m. Please drop off your items in the morning.
Volunteers will be needed to provide snacks, drinks, and paper products. The party will take place on February 14 from 2:30-3:00pm. Please drop off your items in the morning.
Achievement Testing Week
Fifth-grade students will be taking their achievement tests during the week of February 26 – March 2. Volunteers are needed to provide healthy snacks and water every day that week. Please drop off your items in the morning.
Volunteers will be needed to provide snacks, drinks, and paper products. The party will take place on April 3 from 2:30-3:00pm. Please drop off your items in the morning.
End of the year fun filled athletic celebration/competition between all of the 1st through 5th-grade children attending Lutheran schools in Dallas. Each school has children competing in 6 different field events designed to give kids a taste of track & field, healthy competition and just plain fun. Volunteers will be needed to provide water, snacks, blankets, canopies, photographers and event helper. Field Day occurs on Friday, May 4 from 9am-12:00pm. Please drop off your items in the morning or bring to the field with you.
End of the Year Tailgate
Volunteers will be needed and all parents are invited to help plan and put on our E.O.Y.Tailgate on Thursday, May 24. Sign up to supply a car/trunk, breakfast foods, games, photo booths/props etc. We’ll have a planning meeting in April. Watch for more information in the spring semester.