June 12, 2022

  1. Order your school supplies for next year now!

  2. Volunteer with the PTA in 2022-2023!

  3. Girls on the Run needs you!

  4. It takes a village!

  5. Reporting positive Covid tests

  6. Flyers

    1. School Supplies for Wayside 2022-2023. 

    Order securely online starting now thru June 12th! EPI will be providing the option for parents to order school supplies for the upcoming school year.  Each grade has its own pack and contents may be found on the PTA website and here. These packs include several items requested by the Wayside staff, however, please note that individual classes may request other items to be purchased outside of the packs. Please also see attached flyer for pricing by class. 

    To order:

    1. Go to www.educationalproducts.com/shoppacks 

    2. Enter the school ID, WAY020 (3 letters/3 numbers) 

    3. Follow the directions to complete your order. 

    4. Print your online confirmation as your receipt. 


    Orders will be charged tax at checkout. All orders will be delivered to the school and be placed in your child’s class by the first day of school. 

    For questions, please contact Christina Superina at fundraising@waysidepta.org

    2. Volunteer with the PTA in 2022-2023!

    This school year is almost over, but we are already planning for the next one!

    We are looking for volunteers to help with the following activities:

    –Assembly committee

    –Back to School Picnic

    –Bingo Night

    –Book Fair



    –Skate Night

    –Spring Fling

    –Staff Appreciation Week


    –Talent Show

    –Walk to School Day

    –Waves Editor

    –Wellness committee

    If you want to be a part of the fun or need more information, please email Kirstin Carr at volunteers@waysidepta.org.


    3. Girls on the Run needs you!

    Calling all upcoming 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade parents!  Girls on the Run is looking for a Site Coordinator and Coaches in order to host a girl running team in the fall of 2022.  Wayside will, most likely, host a spring team but the fall team is in need of parent volunteers ready to commit to GOTR training and coaching at least once a week.  Girls on the Run blends movement games, provoking discussions, confidence-building lessons, and trains our girls to successfully complete a 5k.  If you are interested, please email Jackie Stief at activities@waysidepta.org.

    4. It Takes a Village!

    Thank you so much to our communications team of Anthony Gill, Peijun Li, and Charles Ha, who have helped create Waves every week and manage the PTA website and Facebook page during the year!

    A big thank you to Helena Lopez for organizing an amazing year of Spirit Nights and to Manali Moody for being this year’s room parent coordinator!

    5. Reporting positive Covid tests

    Please use this link to report positive COVID tests to MCPS.

    6. Flyers

    The Wayside PTA provides information on enrichment opportunities in our community as a courtesy to parents. The Wayside PTA does not endorse or recommend any enrichment opportunities.

    Heights Summer Camp
    Bretton Woods Summer Camp
    MSA Summer Sports 2022
    MSA Basketball Camp 2022
    MSA Lego Robotic Drones 2022
    MSA Soccer Camp 2022
    Wolf Trap’s Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods
    Churchill Basketball Camp 2022
    Georgetown Hill Day School Summer Camp
    Code City

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10011 Glen Rd, Potomac, MD 20854