Family Game Night!


Please join us Thursday, January 23 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. for Family Game Night! A slew of board games and puzzles will be available for free play, so bring the whole family! In addition to the games, we will have activity tables, popcorn, and a door prize raffle! We’ll also be welcoming some of our yearly sponsors, so please help us show them support by stopping by their tables.

Make sure you stop by the Welcome table to enter into the raffle, and learn more about the critical PTA needs we have for the upcoming school year.

Looking forward to seeing you!
Admission is Free!

Costume Party & Silent Auction – Friday, October 18

Join us for Three Chopt PTA’s biggest fundraiser of the year! Bid on some wonderful items from local businesses, and on fun activities your kids can do with their teachers or administrators. The kids will have a costume dance party in the gym, complete with DJ! Don’t miss it! Family and friends welcome!


  • Bidding closes at 7:30 p.m.
  • You must be present to win
  • Cash, credit and checks accepted




Spiritwear Day – November 1

(Please note: sale is closed, and Spiritwear Day has been changed to Friday, November 1)

Get ready for School Spirit Sock Day on November 1 with a new pair of TCES Spirit Socks!

Check out the color and style options below, and then download and print the order form (found here: TCES Sock Spiritwear Flyer). Make sure to send orders back to school (checks made payable to: Three Chopt PTA) no later than October 4.

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Three Chopt Silent Auction

It’s almost time for the…

The PTA Winter Dance & Silent Auction!!!


The Gingerbread Family Ball

Friday, November 30

6:00 – 8:00 p.m.


image005Help your class win a Popcorn Party for the class with the highest percentage of Attendance/ Pre-Orders!

Don’t forget to send in pizza pre-orders!

Sign up at the auction to have ice cream sundaes with teachers and staff during the school day!


Bring your grandparents for a special photo opportunity from 6-6:30 p.m.!


Note: You must be present to win the bid items! Bidding will close at 7:30 p.m.

Can’t com on Nov. 30? Your child does not need to miss ice cream sundaes with teachers & staff! Just fill out the form below and return to the PTA with your payment of cash or check payable to Three Chopt PTA.

Ice Cream Social Sign-up (if you can’t attend Nov. 30), Click on the flier link, fill out and return to your student’s teacher or school office – Silent Auction Flyer

image015These are some of the great items that will be offered:

AMF Shrader Lanes: 2 Hours Bowling for 10

Ashland Skateland: Skating for you and 10 friends (rentals extra)

Athos Cleaning Services: Certificate for 2 1/2 hours of House Cleaning

Baby Blanket Hand-crocheted by Amanda Radogna

Boomerang: 2 $20 gift cards good for 1 hour bounce plus zipline

Bowl America: Bowling party for 6 including drinks & shoe rentals

Bowling with Mr. Espensen & Mrs. Hailstock at AMF Shrader Lanes: Bowling for you and a friend

Bowling with Mr. Kolste & Ms. McTamaney at AMF Shrader Lanes: Bowling for you and a friend

Bowling with Mrs. Oley & Mrs. Walker at River City Roll: Bowling for you and a friend

Butler Photography: Gift Certificate for 1-Hour Portrait Session, 8×10 Portrait    

Children’s Museum: Annual Pass for All Locations for 2 adults & up to 6 children

Chick-fil-A Lunch with Mrs. Valenta: Lunch for you and a friend

Cobblestone Bar & Grill Restaurant (at the Berkley Hotel): $75 Gift Certificate for dinner

Escape Room RVA: $50 giftcard good for 2 passes

Flying Squirrels: Four game tickets

Glowgolf with Mr. Winecoff: Free admission for you and a friend

Great Wolf Lodge: One night stay with water park passes for 6

Jumpology with Mrs. Carson: One Hour Jump for you and a friend

Kumon: 1 Month of Tuition at Kumon of Richmond’s Libbie Location

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens: 4 “Member for a Day” Passes

Lunch of your Choice with Mrs. Rainer: Lunch for you and a friend with Ms. Rainer

Lustre by Adolf’s: $50 Gift Card

Maker-Space with Mrs. Lohr: An afternoon in the library’s maker-space for you and a friend

Martial Arts of West End: Three Month Martial Arts Evening Classes

Martial Arts World of Glen Allen: Gift basket including One Month of Classes

Master Cho’s Martial Arts & Fitness: 2 Free Weeks Unlimited Classes & free uniform.

Mathnasium: Two Week Membership + Free Enrollment Gift Basket

Mexican Restaurant: 4 $10 gift certificates

Nail Boutique: $15 Gift Certificate for Services   

OnSite Cleaning: Exterior car wash with spray wax

Outback Steakhouse: Gift basket including $40 gift card

Painting with a Twist: 2 $40 gift certificates, each good for one class

PE Teacher Assistant for a Day with Mr. Casullo: Help the PE Teacher for a Day

Principal for a Day with Mrs. Baldacci: Be Principal for a Day with Lunch

Qbarbeque: Bucket with sauce, rub and $25 gift card

Room Escape USA: $50 gift card to cover visit for 2

Science Museum of Virginia: 4 Passes for Exhibits

Simply Cleans, LLC: Complimentary standard house cleaning

SkateNation: 4 pack good for laser tag & skating

Sugar Shack with Mrs. Dressler & Mrs. Filas: Donut treat for you and a friend

Sweet Frog with Mrs. Mir or Mrs. Pierce or Mrs. Lewis: Frozen yogurt for you and a friend

Taekwondo America of Richmond: 6 Weeks Unlimited Classes & Uniform (New Students)

Trader Joe’s: Gift basket

Walt Disney World: 10 One Day Park Hopper Passes (offered separately)

Xtreme Heights (gymnastics): One Session of 8 Classes (and a one-time class pass)

Young Chef’s Academy: Gift Certificate for 4 Weekly Drop In Classes

The Latest Updates – 10/12/2018


With today’s school closure, we are not able to use the school facilities for this evening, so the PTA Fall Festival will not take place tonight.  Thankfully, we were able to re-schedule our Festival in the spring, on the date of our previously-scheduled Thursday STEM event, April 11 from 5-7 pm. Students can look forward to all of the Festival fun in the spring!


Our Book Fair has been extended to Monday and evening hours have been added!  Please don’t miss the final day of the Book Fair to support our library.  NEW Monday hours: Before school from 7:30-8:00 am, after school from 2:00-3:00 pm and in the evening from 5:00-7:00 pm


Please look for a letter that will come home listing your options for your meal pre-order. We will offer to extend your meal order to our next event, our Parent Workshop and Movie Night on Thursday, November 8, or our re-scheduled Festival date of Thursday, April 11.  You can contact with any questions or concerns.


Fall Festival Oct. 12th

Fall Festival

It’s time for the Fall Festival and the Three Chopt Elementary needs your help!

Volunteer Opportunities are still available for the Fall Festival the Book Fair and the Cake Walk!

Fall Festival: There are still positions open, in short shifts. Please consider spending an hour helping out at the festival.

Book Fair: We need parents to work short shifts, availability is throughout the day.

SCA Cake Walk Donation: The more donations the merrier! Please consider donating baked goods for the cake walk.