Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year

To Cornell Parents, Students, Teachers, Staff, and Our Entire Community,

We embark on another exciting year of learning and growing together! cornell

We encourage you to read our welcome letter from the 2017-2018 PTA Board.

Our goals as your Cornell Elementary PTA are to enrich the experience of our children, energize our community, and support the families, teachers, and administrators that make Cornell such a great place. And, of course, to have fun!

We hope you will come here regularly to find out what’s happening in the Cornell community and how you can participate in our volunteer efforts and fun activities.


Latest News & Features

  • Your Cornell PTA needs a new President, a new VP of Volunteers and a new Secretary! - The Cornell Elementary PTA is seeking nominations for a President, a VP of Volunteers and a Secretary for the 2018-19 school year. We need motivated, intelligent, forward thinking people who want to serve their school and community. Do you have the skills and interest to be our next President? If so, please email Lucy Chen –  president@cornellpta.org and let…
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  • Congratulations to Audrey Phan, winner of this year’s PTA coyote coloring competition! - Thank you to all who entered out PTA coyote coloring competition. This year’s winner is: Audrey Phan. Congratulations to Audrey and her classroom! All entries are displayed in the main hallway of the school, just outside the office. All entries were so awesome it was hard to pick a winner, so to show our appreciation…
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  • It’s All about Kids at Cornell! A Welcome Interview with Coach Joel Gildersleeve - By Rachael Stryker Welcome back to Cornell, everyone! And a special welcome to our new Kindergarten families! Every year, the Cornell Elementary PTA sponsors over twenty fundraisers and community-building events for the school. Are you wondering what kind of spirit and dedication it takes to make them a success? Well, there is probably no better…
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  • Let’s Get Serious about Scrip! -   Let’s Get Serious about Scrip! The PTA Board is getting serious about Scrip! We are looking for someone to research possibilities for the best programs for Cornell Elementary and to revive our offerings as our new Scrip Coordinator! If you think you might be interested, please email VP of Volunteers, Natascha Puchner-Dopler at vpvolunteers@cornellpta.org…
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  • Supporting Cornell Kids? Copy Express on Solano is the Real Deal - Supporting Cornell Kids? Copy Express on Solano is the Real Deal It’s no secret how important our local businesses are to the success of the Cornell Elementary School PTA. Some donate items regularly to our events, others host fundraisers for Cornell, and some open their places of business for our kids’ field trips. Since 1995,…
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  • Cornell Crew: Our Volunteers Who Make it Look Easy . . . and Beautiful! - Cornell Crew: Our Volunteers Who Make it Look Easy . . . and Beautiful! By Rachael Stryker, Cornell PTA VP of Events  Have you ever heard of the motivational quote, “Successful people make it look easy”? The same might be said for fantastic schools like Cornell Elementary. But the truth is that it takes a…
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Open Positions 2017-2018

We’re currently recruiting individuals for the upcoming school year.
Click here to learn more and to volunteer and join our team!