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Zilker CAC seeks new parent members

The Zilker CAC (Campus Advisory Council) invites interested parents to apply for a 2-year term, May 2017-April 2019 by submitting a CAC membership application by Friday, May 12th. Applications are available in the office and can be returned there. The Zilker CAC is an important campus committee made up of Zilker Elementary school teachers, support staff, parents, and community members […]

Pick up your winnings!

With Spring Fling behind us, let’s get to the real excitement..  It is time to pick up your auction items!  On Monday, 5/1 through Wednesday, 5/3 we will be in the front lobby from 7:30am-7:50am AND 2:45pm-3:15pm.  Come on by and pick up your items! Please contact Vera Muniz @ verax2@hotmail.com if you have any questions […]

***Share your thoughts in PTA Parent Survey***

Your input is requested for decisions regarding programs and projects at Zilker Elementary funded by the PTA for the 2017-2018 School Year. Please take the brief (2 minute) survey below by Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  All responses are anonymous and program/project considerations are dependent on available funding sources and needs of the school. Thank you in advance for your time and […]

AISD Budget Community Conversations

Austin ISD will be holding a Budget Community Conversations series of public meetings April 26 and 27 to inform the public on the proposed 2017-18 budget. Join the live, interactive broadcast April 27 from 6–7:30 p.m. from the comfort of your home or participate online! Tune in online at AISD.TV, channel 22, on Roku or […]

PTA Parent Survey

Your input is requested for decisions regarding programs and projects at Zilker Elementary funded by the PTA for the 2017-2018 School Year. Please take the brief (2 minute) survey below by Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  All responses are anonymous and program/project considerations are dependent on available funding sources and needs of the school. Thank you in advance for […]

Music Memory!

Hello Zilker Parents! The entire 3rd-5th grade did an incredible job actively listening, understanding, and analyzing the 16 pieces of music on our MM list this year! We had pieces from the renaissance’s El Grillo all the way to a selection from John Williams’ Star Wars Episode 4! Letters have been sent home (in Thursday folders) to all […]

***New Date for PTA Meeting and Elections!!!!

The date has been moved for April’s PTA meeting and board elections.  Please join the PTA on Wednesday, April 19th at 8am in the cafeteria to learn more about and vote on the nominated PTA board slated for next year.  Please adjust your calendars!  

Seeking Audit Committee Members

Hello, Zilker Community, As we near the end of the school year, the PTA is forming an audit committee to help us review our books and provide financial recommendations.  Having a background in accounting, finance or bookkeeping is helpful but not necessary.   The PTA needs at least three (3) people to volunteer in this role.  This is a great, […]