The PTA plans free and low-cost events for the Crofton Elementary School community. These events are designed to meet the PTA’s objective of the promotion of social and community involvement throughout the year.

Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic and the distance learning set up for the fall semester of the 2020-2021 school year, community events that occur on school property are currently on hold.

B2SBack to School Events (Program Leader:  Corie Jones, – The PTA supports the school administrators with a variety of Back to School events.  Assistance includes welcome packet assembly, new student orientation, Meet the Teacher, Back to School Night.

MonsterClipArtMonster Mash  – take a walk through our Mad Scientist Lab and then dance and play the night away with your friends. Lots of fun games and activities are planned to celebrate the fall season. Volunteers are needed to plan and assist at the event. Volunteer opportunities include publicity, ticket check-in, decorations, planning and running games, concessions and much more. This event is scheduled for the Saturday before Halloween (and not on Halloween).  There is a nominal admission ticket fee for this event.

MadScientistMad Science Lab – a fun and mildly scary walk through our Mad Science Lab is always a big hit for children of all ages.  Every year, the program co-leaders enhance this event to keep it fresh and unpredictable.  Volunteers are needed to plan, setup and tear-down the lab, and perform as mad scientists at the event.  Admission is included with your Monster Mash ticket.


snowmanWinter Festival – a free event to kick-off the holiday season. Enjoy winter themed games and activities. This event is scheduled for second Saturday in December.




Family Fun & Game Night – a free, fun family night to chase away the winter blues! Bring your favorite board game and play with your friends and family. Inflatable activities such as basketball, climbing and jumping equipment will be set up in the gym. Volunteers are needed to coordinate the event, set-up and clean-up. This event is scheduled for the first Saturday in February.

fielddayField Day – held each spring, this school-sponsored event is a highlight for all the students. The day of outdoor fun and games culminates in the highly-anticipated fifth grade vs. teacher’s kick-ball game.  Volunteers are needed to staff event stations, assist with water/cooling station setup/cleanup.  Faculty Advisor: Scott Gurien,


Movie Night – Join your friends for a night of FREE cinematic fun, watching a movie on the big screen at school. Weather permitting, event will be held outside.