César Chávez PTA

parents, teachers and students together

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School Office Number

(503) 916-5666

César Chávez School

5103 N. Willis Blvd. Portland, OR 97203

8:00am - 2:30 pm

Monday to Friday

logo

School Office Number

(503) 916-5666

César Chávez School

5103 N. Willis Blvd. Portland, OR 97203

8:00am - 2:30 pm

Monday to Friday

Volunteer Committee Members

diversity of families

“The diversity of families here is such a strength”

—César Chávez School Community Member

2016-03-14T15:19:08+00:00

—César Chávez School Community Member

“The diversity of families here is such a strength”

Amazing community of people

"Amazing community of people, families, outstanding and dedicated staff"

—César Chávez School Parent

2016-03-14T15:19:18+00:00

—César Chávez School Parent

“Amazing community of people, families, outstanding and dedicated staff”

Dedicated staff

“Dedicated staff, supportive community”

—César Chávez School Community Member

2018-01-23T00:04:19+00:00

—César Chávez School Community Member

“Dedicated staff, supportive community”

Amazing staff

“Amazing staff and families”

—César Chávez School Community Member

2018-01-23T00:05:51+00:00

—César Chávez School Community Member

“Amazing staff and families”

awesome community

“The community is awesome”

—César Chávez School Community Member

2018-01-23T00:07:17+00:00

—César Chávez School Community Member

“The community is awesome”

school and community

“We love our school and community”

—César Chávez School Community Member

2018-01-23T00:07:58+00:00

—César Chávez School Community Member

“We love our school and community”

diversity

“My Latina child has the chance to be surrounded by other kids of color, dual language, fantastic teachers”

—César Chávez School Community Member

2018-01-23T00:09:35+00:00

—César Chávez School Community Member

“My Latina child has the chance to be surrounded by other kids of color, dual language, fantastic teachers”
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César Chávez PTA Committees 2017-2018

The César Chávez PTA was started last year, in 2017, by a group of dedicated parents who wanted to make a difference in the school advocate for all students. They felt that the organization structure and national PTA advocacy was the right way to go.

Fundraising Committee

For example: Run for the Cyclones, Book fair, Grant Writing, Dine out nights.

Tahni Holt
Fundraising Chair
Bio coming soon.
Marlon Broussard
Auction Committee Chair
I am the parent of 2 Cyclones here at César Chávez I have a second…
Leah Hinson Lewallen
Secretary
My name is Leah Hinson, and I am the César Chávez PTA Secretary. I was…
Keiona R Connor
Co-President
Bio coming soon.
Nicole Dalton
Fundraising Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Sarah Chewerda
Fundraising Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Kate Emerson
Fundraising Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Alejandra Alcantara
Volunteer Committee Member
Bio coming soon.

Auction Committee

Help gather donated auction items, help with the auction fundraiser.

Marlon Broussard
Auction Committee Chair
I am the parent of 2 Cyclones here at César Chávez I have a second…
Keiona R Connor
Co-President
Bio coming soon.
Russell Gilkey
Auction Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Amy Gilkey
Auction Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Danielle Arp
Transportation and Safety Co-Chair
My name is Danielle Arp, and I am the Transportation and Safety Co-Chair here at…
Troy Arp
Auction Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Kate Emerson
Fundraising Committee Member
Bio coming soon.

Communications Committee

IT/website, social media, flyers, translation services.

Jason Clark
Co-Chair Communications Committee
I'm Co-Chair for the Communications Committee with two kids attending Chávez (1st and 4th grade).…
Shona Lepis
Co-Chair Communications Committee
I’m the Co-Chair of the Communications Committee. I’m a wife, creative and mother, of two…
Mike Lepis
Communications Committee Member
Bio coming soon.

Events Committee

Help with events like: Multicultural night, Chávez week, movie nights, back to school ice cream social, kindergarten and 8th grade promotions.

Amber Clark
Membership Chair
I'm the Membership Chair on the PTA board, and I have two children in Dual…
Marlon Broussard
Auction Committee Chair
I am the parent of 2 Cyclones here at César Chávez I have a second…
Hilda Hernandez
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Rocio Simon
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.

School Improvements

Help with: Playground revitalization, community grounds cleanup, garden, soccer field, etc.

Skye Waggoner
School Improvements Chair
Bio coming soon.
Amanda Telling
Transportation and Safety Co-Chair
Bio coming soon.
Josh Fulgham
School Improvements Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Amina Adamou
School Improvements Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Rocio Simon
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Hilda Hernandez
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Mike Lepis
Communications Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Alice White-Cyr
School Improvements Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Leah Hinson Lewallen
Secretary
My name is Leah Hinson, and I am the César Chávez PTA Secretary. I was…

Community Building and Support

Help with: Parent coffee, Kinder connect, teacher appreciation, etc.

Amber Clark
Membership Chair
I'm the Membership Chair on the PTA board, and I have two children in Dual…
Rocio Simon
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Hilda Hernandez
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Jedd Schrock
Colores (Racial Equity Group) Chair
Jedd Schrock is the chair of COLORES at César Chávez School. His children are Theo…
Kate Emerson
Fundraising Committee Member
Bio coming soon.

Transportation and Safety

Danielle Arp
Transportation and Safety Co-Chair
My name is Danielle Arp, and I am the Transportation and Safety Co-Chair here at…
Amanda Telling
Transportation and Safety Co-Chair
Bio coming soon.
Keiona R Connor
Co-President
Bio coming soon.

Membership

Amber Clark
Membership Chair
I'm the Membership Chair on the PTA board, and I have two children in Dual…

Literacy

Mark Feldman
Literacy Chair
As the Chair of the Literacy Committee Mark raised money to buy books so our…
Keiona R Connor
Co-President
Bio coming soon.
Amber Clark
Membership Chair
I'm the Membership Chair on the PTA board, and I have two children in Dual…

Colores (Racial Equity Group)

The homelike quality of our school contributes to a relaxed, focused experience for the child. Our indoor classroom activities are placed on open shelves for selection as interest and readiness inspires the child. Our outdoor environment offers a beautiful developed playground with manipulatives, tricycles, pets, and gardens.

Jedd Schrock
Colores (Racial Equity Group) Chair
Jedd Schrock is the chair of COLORES at César Chávez School. His children are Theo…
Keiona R Connor
Co-President
Bio coming soon.
Leah Hinson Lewallen
Secretary
My name is Leah Hinson, and I am the César Chávez PTA Secretary. I was…
Amy Gilkey
Auction Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Fred Smith
Co-President
I am married with two kids attending César Chávez School. Nola is in Mr. Hernandez's…
Louisa Kaplan
Volunteer Coordinater
Bio coming soon.
Nina Spring
Colores (Racial Equity Group)Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Bren Seed
Colores (Racial Equity Group)Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Rocio Simon
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Hilda Hernandez
Events Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
Kate Emerson
Fundraising Committee Member
Bio coming soon.
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