PTA and Community Events

PTA and Community Events


Marshdale PTA is hosting a pumpkin decorating contest this year! Have your child decorate a pumpkin however she/he likes. Take a picture and email it to along with the student's name and teacher by October 28th.  Winners will be announced and prizes for 1st place in each division will be distributed on October 30th. Marshdale Elementary PTA will have pumpkins available at Hug and Go. Donations for pumpkins are appreciated, but not necessary.

The PTA General Board Meeting is Thursday, October 29th at 6:00 p.m. The Zoom link will be sent to all PTA Members. If you are still interested in becoming a member, please send your information to


The Mustang Trot was run October 13th and 14th.  Colorful shirts, gorgeous weather, supportive signs, and amazing planning by our PTA made this a fantastic event!  The kids loved being outside, eating donated snacks, and running.  Safety measures were followed.

Check out great Marshdale Trot pictures:  TROT


Marshdale Elementary is participating in the National PTA School of Excellence program, which celebrates partnerships between PTA and schools to enrich the educational experience and overall well-being for all students.  We need your help! As part of the process, National PTA requests feedback from families at two points in the school year – the beginning and end. Please take a few minutes to complete the anonymous survey (link below) by October 12th. Contact Melissa Baynes with questions at


Marshdale is participating in the National PTA Reflections Art Contest.  If your child would like to participate, you can find information at the following links:

Community Information:

Attention 5th grade girls!  If you are interested in joining the 5th grade girls Conifer High School basketball feeder team, please contact coach Shelby for more information. Shelby Truby 806-690-7802


A HUGE thank you to Elk Creek Fire Department (Marshdale dad Jacob Ware), the Jeffco Open Space crew, and other community members for delivering hundreds of stumps to help us provide seating for outdoor classrooms.
We appreciate your efforts, and are so proud to be part of a caring and supportive community.  Thank you!