Mitchell Elementary PTA

Every Child. One Voice – Golden, Colorado

Jamba Juice at Mitchell!

Smooth­ies! Smooth­ies! Get Your Smooth­ies Here!

Tell the kids to bring their allowance, Jamba Juice is return­ing to Mitchell on Fri­day after­noons — start­ing tomor­row 3/14! $2 and $4 sizes available.

They’ll be donat­ing a por­tion of the pro­ceeds back to our PTA.

Yearbook — 2013/2014 Announcement

It’s time to order your student’s 2013–2014 Mitchell Yearbook!


Only $20 and in full color, it’s a great way to remem­ber the school year.

Yearbook Cover

This year, you also have the option to cus­tomize two pages for your stu­dent, included in the $20 price. When you turn in your order form, you’ll receive fur­ther infor­ma­tion by email.


Don’t for­get Well-Wishes, the per­son­al­ized mes­sage to your stu­dent that’s included in all yearbooks.


Text only well-wishes: $10

Photo and Mes­sage well-wishes: $25.


Impor­tant deadlines:

Well-wishes due Mon­day, March 17th

Year­book orders due Fri­day, April 4th

Fill out this form and have your child return it to school with pay­ment of only $20.

Golden Schools Foundation Survey

We invite Mitchell Fam­i­lies to take the Golden Schools Foun­da­tion sur­vey of Golden artic­u­la­tion area schools. The sur­vey gath­ers infor­ma­tion from all com­mu­nity mem­bers on their expe­ri­ence with, and impres­sions of, Golden schools.


Golden Schools Foun­da­tion Survey


MLK Celebration of Giving


In honor of Mar­tin Luther King, Jr. Day on Mon­day, Jan­u­ary 20, Mitchell stu­dents will par­tic­i­pate in a Cel­e­bra­tion of Giving.


We have ‘Three Ways to Give’ begin­ning on Tues­day, Jan­u­ary 21st.  We will col­lect items for three wor­thy organizations.

Con­tinue read­ing


ELF! Snow, Tracks and Traces.

Class Ses­sions Run Jan. 14 — Feb.14.

ELF OPEN HOUSE (your chance to check out the mate­ri­als and ask questions).

Fri­day, 1/10 815-845am and Mon­day 1/13 815-845am

(and by appoint­ment — con­tact


Gear Up At Vital Outdoors

Win­ter is upon us and it’s time to get ready by gear­ing up!  Our friends over at Vital Out­doors are offer­ing a fan­tas­tic oppor­tu­nity to do just that.  Mitchell


fam­i­lies can save 20% off the entire pur­chase now through Novem­ber 22! Sim­ply click on the logo and show this coupon on your smart phone when check­ing out to receive the dis­count.   No smart phone?  No wor­ries.  Print and bring it with you!

Math & Science Night

7th Annual Mitchell Fam­ily Math & Sci­ence Night

Thurs­day, Sep­tem­ber 26, 2013;  6-7pm at Mitchell Elementary


Hands on activ­i­ties in Math, Sci­ence, Engi­neer­ing and Technology.

Learn More About it!

WATCH D.O.G.S. Information Night

Mitchell Watch D.O.G.S. — Dads of Great Students

Watch DOGS Infor­ma­tion Night

Tues­day, Sept. 10th

6:00–6:45pm at Mitchell


What is a Watch D.O.G.? Read more


Curriculum Night, Thursday, August 29th at 6:00 in the Mitchell Gym

Please join our teach­ers for Par­ent Infor­ma­tion Night at Mitchell! Teach­ers will be going over your child’s plan for suc­cess, the expec­ta­tions and curriculum.

  • 6:00–6:15 p.m. All School & PTA Welcome
  • 6:20–6:50 p.m. Ses­sion One
  • 7:00–7:25 p.m. Ses­sion Two


2nd Cup of Coffee, Monday, Aug 19th

Join the PTA at the front of the school and relax after the kids get to their classrooms.


We’ll have a 2nd cup for the full day kinder­garten par­ents on Aug. 20th too!


Mitchell Elementary Student are big Winners at the States Reflections Show!

Con­grat­u­la­tions to Mitchell Stu­dents Kate Lud­ford, Tea­gan McDon­ald and Shawn Berg-Fisher.  All three rep­re­sented Mitchell Ele­men­tary at the Col­orado State Reflec­tions Recep­tion, April 2nd, our largest show­ing in years!

Reflections Winners

Mitchell Reflec­tions Winners

Kate Lud­ford won sec­ond place for her paint­ing titled Win­ston, Tea­gan McDon­ald won sec­ond place for her photo titled Sparks of the Moment and Shawn Berg-Fisher won sec­ond place for his paint­ing titled The Magic of Har­vest Time.

Start plan­ning for next years Reflec­tions theme — Beauty, Dream and Inspire!

Mitchell Mileage Club Starts Next Week!

The Mitchell Mileage Club is start­ing up again Fri­day, April 12th.  To
con­tinue this fun run­ning and walk­ing activ­ity we need your help dur­ing
lunch recesses on Wednes­day and Fri­day with shifts from 10:45 am — 1:10.
Vol­un­teers are needed to place cones in the field, assist with mileage
cards, cheer on stu­dents and return sup­plies.  We espe­cially need help for
the younger grades from 11:08–12:20.

Please sign up to help at:

For more infor­ma­tion or ques­tions please con­tact:
Amy Oden