Leah Rice - President

Kristy Smith - Vice President

Brooke Leist - Treasurer

Jessica Crumpton- Secretary

PTA officers can be contacted through the school. Please call 864-397-2500 and leave a message. One of our board members will return your call.

PTA email:

Join our Facebook West End PTA page for the latest news and updates.
Getting Involved
We would like to invite you to get involved with PTA this year. There are so many different ways you can contribute your time. The purpose and mission statement of PTA is to provide a voice for all children, be a resource for families and communities, and be strong advocates for the education and well-being of every child. By becoming a member of WEES PTA you are dedicating yourself to promoting the educational success of your child. PTA provides many opportunities to enhance a child's education by promoting community involvement. We invite you to become part of that process.
Ways You Can Help
PTA COMMITTEES – We need volunteers for various committees within PTA, please consider signing up to help. BOO in the SCHOOL is one of our biggest events at West End. We NEED many volunteers to make this event happen.

GROCERY CARDS - Remember to use your BILO bonus card, Ingles rewards card, and Publix Partners Card each time you shop. Our school will receive a % of total sales.

BOX TOPS & LABELS FOR EDUCATION - Don't forget to collect and submit your box tops to your teacher each month. PTA will reward the class with the most box tops submitted each month with an ice cream party. See back side of this letter - Labels for Education information.

BIRTHDAY CLUB – Wish your child a Happy Birthday publicly on the school sign on the day of his/her birthday for $5.00. Forms are located in the front office and must be submitted 7 days prior to the date you wish to have the message shown.

Easy Ways to Support Our PTA

Here are many ways that you can help support our PTA:
*Help your child with fundraisers

*Sign up with Ingles, Publix, Target and BiLo so that a percentage will go to West End

*Purchase Ingles cards from the school. (Use to purchase groceries of gas - you will get 3 cents off per gallon on gas.

*Save BoxTops for Education (

Help Support West End by using as a search engine (If you designate West End Elementary, we receive a penny or two for each search. There is also a shopping component to this. If you access company websites through the GoodSearch website to order - for example: itunes, Nike, Macy's, Amazon, Barnes&Noble, and many more - West End receives a small donation). To shop online or find money-saving coupons and free shipping offers from your favorite stores go to

Please spread the word to your friends and family to begin all of their holiday shopping at GoodShop!

Also, if you haven't yet downloaded their new toolbar, please give it a try. It will automatically credit West End for virtually all of your purchases at participating stores!