Bradford PTA Glossary
A Reference for Bradford Lingo
A fundraising campaign held during the fall where the PTA solicits direct donations.
Every May the PTA hosts a ceremony for all eighth graders to celebrate the transition from middle school to high school.
Each fall the PTA hosts a party to raise funds for our school.
The app used for our Fall Fundraiser. Buy event tickets, bid on auction items, and purchase your ticket for a Bash.
New Student Meet and Greet
The PTA welcomes new to Bradford students to come mingle with the school principals and PTA officers. Usually held the Friday before school starts.
The nominating committee consists of three PTA members who are elected by the board of directors of this PTA. The committee works to nominate at least one eligible person for each position/office to be filled. Then they present the nominees at the regular membership meeting at least thirty days prior to the election.
Also known as Bradford Intermediate, the North Campus is located at 2 Woodruff. This building has grades 5th-8th.
Also known as Bradford Primary, the South Campus is located at 1 White Oak. This building has grades kindergarten - 4th.
Staff Appreciation Week
Usually held at the end of April or early May. We spend a whole week celebrating Bradford teachers and staff. Each day there is a different event to show our appreciation. A few things we have done in the past include: coffee and pastries, catered breakfast, food trucks, gift cards, and a snack bar. This event is supported by the PTA budget and direct donations.
The spring fundraiser is a fun run for students. Usually held in May.
Tears and Cheers
On the first day of school, the PTA hosts a get together to celebrate and/or commiserate with parents and guardians of kindergartners. Tissues are provided!
Walking and Wheeling Week
The first Wednesday of May is National Bike and Roll to School Day. Bradford celebrates the whole week with aid stations throughout the community and celebrations at school to encourage students to safely walk and wheel to and from school.