Parent Teacher Association (PTSA)



Welcome to our new students, parents and families at Ensign from your PTA! 

We are so glad you’re here!


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Welcome to our new students, parents and families at Ensign from your PTA!  We are so glad you’re here!


There’s so much to love about the Ensign Elementary School community!  


Please check out the two Facebook groups associated with our school:

(1) Ensign Elementary School - Salt Lake City (run by the school), and

(2) Ensign Elementary PTA (run by members of the Parent-Teacher Association).

➢  Joining Ensign PTA is a great way to get involved and learn more about the school, especially for new families.  Jump right in to get the most out of our school community!  Our PTA provides a variety of resources, raises money, and organizes events throughout the year benefiting Ensign students, parents, families, teachers, staff, our wonderful Avenues neighborhood, and all of Salt Lake City.

  • New Student Popsicle Party (Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 6:00 p.m.):  meet fellow incoming students and families.
  • Back to School Night (Thursday, August 15, 2019, 6:00-7:30 p.m.):  get acquainted with Ensign and all it has to offer, including teacher & class info, signups for volunteer opportunities at PTA events, Fall Fundraiser information, SCC and traffic committee info.
  • Boo Hoo/Yahoo Breakfast (after 8:35 a.m. drop-off on the first day of school, Monday, August 19, 2019): celebrate and cry (happy) tears as we return from summer break and enjoy a light breakfast with fellow Ensign parents.
  • PTA Meetings (monthly; first meeting of the school year will be held Friday, September 6, 2019, 11:30am in the PTA Room): Join us!  Please visit our website for dates and times. 
  • Room Parent Opportunities (all year): get involved in your child’s classroom!
  • School pictures, vision screenings & hearing screenings (throughout the year)
  • Disaster preparedness (early fall): coordinate schoolwide emergency supplies.
  • Teacher appreciation (all year): monthly teacher treats, plus a weeklong springtime celebration of extra thanks for our wonderful teachers.
  • Fall Bash (Friday, September 20th, 5:00-8:00 p.m.): a back-to-school carnival for all!  Lots of fun including bouncy houses, food trucks, and more.
  • Fall Fundraiser (fall): solicit and collect donations for crucial PTA funding.
  • Red Ribbon Week (October): drug prevention awareness campaign with special theme days (crazy sock day, pajama day, and more).
  • Halloween Pumpkin Parade (Halloween): share your carved masterpieces!
  • PTA Reflections Arts Program (fall): a student arts showcase.
  • Veterans Program (November)
  • Junior Achievement / Biztown (ongoing)
  • Annual Ensign Community Service Project (dates vary): past projects include holiday giving trees, toiletry kits for the homeless population, and others.
  • STEM Night (Tuesday, January 14, 2010) & Science Fair (Wednesday, January 15, 2020): students exhibit their work & family members are invited to volunteer as judges.
  • Talent Show (Tuesday, January 28, 2020): a talent showcase opportunity for all students.
  • Spelling Bee (February) & Write Your Heart Out (Thursday, February 12, 2020)
  • Gallery Stroll (Friday, February 28, 2020): annual school-wide spring art exhibition by all students, featuring a silent auction, food, and family activities.  A favorite yearly tradition at Ensign!
  • All School Stomp (evening of Friday, April 17, 2020): A dance party for students and their families!  Featuring a DJ and treats.
  • Maturation (Spring); Kindergarten Orientation (May); Teacher Appreciation Week (May 4-8, 2020); Volunteer Appreciation Lunch (Thursday, May 14, 2020); 6th Grade Promotion and Tinikling Dance Celebration (Friday, May 29, 2020); Field Day (end of year)

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