PTA Events

  Fundraising Events  l  Community Events  l  Event Sponsorship

The Northrop PTA is involved is many different events at Northrop. If you're interested in helping plan or volunteer at any of these events please fillout a Volunteer Sign Up form. 

Fundraising Events

Challenge 100
Challenge 100 a no sales fundraiser with a goal of raising a $100 each day for the first 100 days of school. The money raised will help provide our teachers and support staff with a stipend that they may use to purchase much needed resources for their classrooms, field trips, etc. Funds raised will also be used to help fund grants that can be requested by teachers and staff members to meet the needs of the school.

Corporate Programs
Many companies have programs to give back to schools. Check out a list of these programs and how you can help give to Northrop in your everyday life by a click of a button or purchasing products.

GiveMN.com / Give to the Max Day
You can donate to the PTA at anytime by visiting the Northrop PTA page on GiveMN.com. This ongoing "no sale" fundraiser allows you give to Northrop without the pressure of having to sell anything. The PTA will be participating in Give to the Max Day. By donating to Northrop PTA on this special day (November 17, 2016), Northrop has an opportunity be awarded one of the $1,000 Golden Tickets given away each hour.

Plant Sale
The PTA partners with Gerten Greenhouses and Garden Centers to help you beautify your yard and help Northrop at the same time.

Rally Around Northrop
Rally Around Northrop is a 5K Run, 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk and Community Festival that helps raise funds for Northrop while celebrating the Northrop community.

Walk-A-Thon
Annual Walk-A-Thon to help raise funds to support various programs and events at Northrop.
 

Community Events

Family Craft Night
Students and their families are invited to spend an evening doing crafts and enjoying refreshments.

Open Eye Theater
A mid-summer opportunity for the Northrop and surrounding community to get together and enjoy a puppet show and refreshments.  
 

Event Sponsorship

Kindergarten and 5th Graduation
The PTA provides refreshments for the graduates and their families.

MCA Testing Snacks
The PTA provides water and snacks for all the students in 3rd, 4th and 5th grade testing.

Walk-A-Thon
The PTA provides snacks and beverages for students and teacher to enjoy at the half way point of the Walk-A-Thon.