Welcome to the Sanborn PTA Website! 

 We encourage you to learn about us; come to the monthly meetings and family events.
We welcome fresh ideas and new faces.
Become an active part of your child's education and the Sanborn Community.

Kindergarten Play Date is Thursday, August 9th!

posted Jul 31, 2018, 4:21 AM by PTA President   [ updated Jul 31, 2018, 4:32 AM ]

Please see the flyers below (in  English and Spanish) for more information about this effort to welcome our new kindergartners and their families to Sanborn! 

Go Tigers!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

School Supply Kit Orders - through July 5, 2018!

posted Jun 27, 2018, 8:04 AM by Betsy Gharagozlou

Online School Supply Kit ordering has been extended THROUGH July 5, 2018!!  This will be the last extension, however.  Please remember that we CANNOT accept any checks for school supply kit orders this year.  Kits will be delivered to the school and will be waiting for your child(ren) at Meet the Teacher Day on August 14th!

Did you Know? Fall 2017 Book Fair

posted Oct 24, 2017, 10:03 AM by Betsy Gharagozlou

Join us at the Fall 2017 Book Fair!  Families can stop by during Morning Munchies on Wednesday, October 25th, 8-8:30am, OR, during Fall Fest - Friday evening, October 27th.

We still need volunteers!  Please consider helping out for an hour or two!!

2017-2018 PTA Art Reflections

posted Oct 24, 2017, 9:47 AM by Betsy Gharagozlou   [ updated Oct 24, 2017, 9:56 AM ]


Reflections is the National PTA arts program that asks children to get creative! Students are invited to create works of art in any of six different arts categories, reflecting upon a different theme each year. The six arts categories are dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and visual arts. The theme for the 2017-2018 school year is "Within Reach"

The GMS Reflections Committee is taking entries to this year’s program until Friday, October 27th. Entry forms will be available the first week of October.



 Click on the category below for a link to the rules: 

If you have questions are want additional information, please contact Heidi Elmer at hkelmer95@gmail.com or Margaret Poffenberger at grnqn5@ameritech.net.

2016 Reflections

posted Oct 13, 2016, 5:10 PM by Craig Jesso   [ updated Aug 11, 2017, 10:58 AM by Betsy Gharagozlou ]

Calling all artists!

The Reflections Committee is taking entries to this year’s program until Friday, October 28th.  The information request sheet and an overview of the rules have already been sent home.  Ask your student about the Entry Forms passed out at lunch today!  

The categories for this arts program are:


Dance Choreography
Film Production
Music Composition
Visual Arts

2016 Fall Fest

posted Oct 13, 2016, 4:54 PM by Craig Jesso

Box Tops Contest

posted Sep 22, 2016, 6:20 AM by PTA President

Join our mailing list!

posted Aug 7, 2016, 9:25 PM by PTA President   [ updated Sep 15, 2016, 10:06 AM ]

2015 Back to School Skate Night!

posted Sep 14, 2015, 8:55 AM by Craig Jesso   [ updated Sep 14, 2015, 12:46 PM ]

When:  Thursday September 17

Where:  Orbit Skate Center
615 S Consumers Ave, Palatine
Time:  6:30pm - 9pm
Cost:  FREE* for PTA Members
*Skate Rental Available for $3

This is a fun-filled night for the entire family and a great time to sign up to become a PTA member if you have not already done so! 

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