Category: General News

Harvard Spirit Night

For December our spirit night will be  on Thursday, December 3rd with Dish Society – Heights! Our goal for this event is $2,000 in sales. Thursday, December 3 | 4-9pm Dine In or Take Out Orders Mention ‘HES Spirit Night’ when ordering and 20% of the proceeds will go to Harvard!   713-715-4735  1050 Yale …

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Join Harvard Elementary PTA!

Calling all Superheroes! It’s quick, simple and only $6 to join Harvard’s PTA. Click HERE to join! Once you are at the PTA membership page select “Houston ISD” and “Harvard Elementary” from the drop down menus. After entering your information, you will automatically be a member of the Harvard PTA, TX PTA and National PTA. By joining …

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Harvard Spirit Night

Order a meal from Pink’s Pizza and  help raise money for our school! Order takeout on Thursday, November 5  from 3-10pm. Mention ‘Harvard Elementary Spirit Night‘ and 20% of the proceeds will go to Harvard! Pink’s Pizza 713-864-7465 1403 Heights BLVD Houston Texas 77008 *** take out only, not applicable to delivery orders Spirit …

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Join us for the FIRST General Meeting!

Our next GENERAL Meeting will be held via Zoom on Wednesday November 18 at 6:30pm. Meeting ID: 456 390 4219 Passcode: 77007

Minted’s Fundraising Program! You Save 20%, Minted donates 15%!

This holiday season, Harvard Elementary PTA is partnering with Minted to help us fundraise. Shop holiday cards and gifts on using our promo code FUNDRAISEHARVARD. Enjoy 20% off your Minted order from October through December. Minted will give 15% back to our school!

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

Please join us in supporting your local neighborhood school as we strive to grow our programs and provide enrichment opportunities throughout the school year. Our fundraising goal this year is $135,000, which will support all Harvard students through curriculum enrichment, teacher appreciation and community building activities. Highlights from our annual budget include funding for: School …

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Fundraising Drive

We are delighted to announce our 2020/2021 fundraising drive. The fundraising drive will go from October 12th through November 13th, however we welcome donations at any time. We know it is a trying time and uncertainty brings anxiety and fear and we want our members to know we understand how difficult this time has been. …

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Volunteers Needed!

We’d love to have you be a part of our team!  No matter how much (or how little) time you have, we have a spot for you!  We rely on volunteers to keep our organization going—but volunteering provides you with unique opportunities too!  Here are just some of the benefits you receive when you volunteer: …

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Connect With Us!

Keep up with what is happening at Harvard Elementary by following us on the social media sites listed below. Upcoming events and fun educational information are often featured. Facebook Grade-level Facebook Groups Twitter  Instagram

Back To School Scavenger Hunt Bingo!

WHO: for Harvard Families (ALL GRADES) – one BINGO card per family WHEN: Begins: Thursday, September 24 @ 5 PM Ends: Monday, September 28 @ Midnight WHERE: Locations will be within 2 miles of Harvard Elementary, in the Heights. HOW: Download the BINGO card! . Be sure and collect the letters you see at each …

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October/November General PTA Newsletter

in case you missed it clicke here    

Scholastic Book Fair

The annual Scholastic Book Fair will take place December 3–7. This is always such an exciting week for students and a great opportunity to volunteer. Keep an eye out for information from your teacher/s regarding class visits to the Book Fair. If you’d like to volunteer, please sign up here:

Friday, Nov 9: Harvard Movie Night!

Join fellow Harvard families to watch Honey I Shrunk the Kids this Friday at 6:00pm at Harvard Park! Bring your own blankets. Pinks Pizza and Rita’s will be there.

Holiday Cards!

Never too early to start planning for holiday cards… Order your holiday cards, save money AND raise money for the school at the same time by using code FUNDRAISEHARVARD from 11/1–11/30. From 11/1 to 11/30, you can receive 15% off holiday card orders & gifts from and 15% of your purchase total will be donated back to Harvard. …

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A Letter from the 2019 Fundraiser Chair

Dear Harvard Parent, I am reaching out to you as a new Harvard parent and the chair of the 2018-2019 Harvard PTA Fundraiser Auction, the biggest PTA event of the year.  Last year, they made over $100,000 for the school! My son only started kindergarten this year, but I had the opportunity to attend the …

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Save the Date: PTA Spring Fundraiser

PTA Spring Fundraiser!

Volunteers Needed!

Auction Donation Chair: This person is in charge of coordinating the ask for auction items for the live and silent auction from local businesses and Harvard families. This committee usually has a lot of volunteers that help to follow up with businesses, ask friends and families for donations and help gather items. This is a great …

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Together we can make this year the best ever!

The PTA annual donation drive is taking place through October 15. If you missed the letter sent home in Tuesday folders, please read it here: Donation Drive Family Letter If you’d like to make a donation, visit our Donate page! Thank you!!      

Harvard Spirit Store

The Harvard Spirit Store is open! Given the enthusiastic reception to this year’s t-shirts, we are ordering more of all fall 2018 styles. To ensure your selection is available, place your order by Monday, September 17. Delivery dates depend on the production schedule, projected for early October.Hats, tumblers and spirit boxes are also available. Bows …

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First PTA Meeting

October 5, 7:30am, Harvard Cafeteria Coffee and food! PTA General Meeting