Parent Teacher League

The purpose shall be to help parents and teachers cooperate intelligently in the Christian training of the child.


To achieve this purpose the Zion Parent Teacher League shall by means of its program of education and activities:

·         Help parents and teachers understand and appreciate children, help provide parents and teachers with the necessary skills for the Christian nurturing and training of the children.

·         To provide educational programs which help meet the needs of parents and teachers of preschool, school age and early adolescent children.

·         To provide fellowship activities that help to establish a closer relationship between all parents, and between parents and teachers, in keeping with the objectives of the organization.

·         To cooperate with the Board of Christian Education of Zion Lutheran School, The Board of Elders, and abide by the Constitution and bylaws of Zion Lutheran Church.



Zion School and Preschool PTL Events for 2016-2017


Date                                           Time                           Event                                                  


September 13-September 27                                                 Fall Fundraiser

         Eileen’s Cookie Dough (pick up Oct. 19)

                                                                                             Fall Elks Tickets

                                                                                             Zion T-Shirts; caps


November 18                                   7-10PM                          Just Jymnastics Parents’

                                                                                             Night Out


November 21-23                                                                   Scholastic Book Fair


December 4                                      4:00 PM                        PK-K Christmas Service

                                                (alternate “weather” date, December 6 @ 6PM)


December 11                                    4:00 PM                        Grades 1-5 Christmas Service

                                                (alternate “weather” date, December 13 @ 6PM)


January 22                                        1-4PM                          Family Fellowship @ Main Street

                                                                                            Square (Ice Skating)


February 6-10                                                                       Guest Artist in Residency


February 19-24                    Lutheran Schools Week -- “Upon this Rock”


February 23                                      5:30-7:30PM                Family Fellowship Fun Night

                                                                                   (Pizza, Cookies, Bingo, Face Painting, cake walk)

February 24                                                                          Fun Day 

                                                                                            Evan’s Plunge (Grades 3-5)

February 26                                                                          8 &10:45AM   All School Sings at Zion



March                                                                                   Spring Fundraiser/Butter Braids (6th-15th)

                                                                                            Delivered week of April 9th


April – May                                                                           Summer Elk Tickets


April 6-8                                                                              Children’s Clothing & Toy Consignment

April 28                                            7PM                             Spring Concert (Grades 1-5)

May 5                                               6-8 PM                        Spring Dance 


Books are Fun will be set up in the narthex every six weeks throughout the school year.

Christian Education Classes will be available on Sunday Mornings at 9:30AM for preschoolers through adults. A variety of topics will be offered.  


PTL meets the third Monday @ 2PM in the Narthex.  All parents are members of the Parent Teacher League at Zion and are invited to attend these planning meetings.



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