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CPAT is the parent organization here at Stanwood Elementary. 

What is Stanwood CPAT and who can be a member?

Stanwood CPAT is made up of elected board members, our wonderful school staff, and volunteers. If you are a parent, guardian, or grandparent of a Stanwood student or an employee of Stanwood Elementary, you are a member! CPAT’s primary objective is to provide funds, resources, and volunteers for special programs that benefit our school, in order to enhance and enrich each one of our students’ educational experiences.


Our 2022-23 CPAT Executive Board:


Kerry Zema, President

Michelle Cairns, Vice President

Kristen Hull, Co-Treasurer

Heidi Schuman, Co-Treasurer

Jackie Bartlebaugh, Secretary

Michelle Walton, Social Media Coordinator

Chelsea De La Sancha, P.I.E. (Partners In Education) Coordinator
Volunteer Opportunities:
Multiple clearances are required to be able to volunteer within our schools during school hours. Please visit > Parent & Student Resources Volunteers for more information on how to obtain clearances.
To share your interest in volunteering, please fill out THIS FORM. Every contribution is greatly appreciated!
Stay connected:
Facebook: Stanwood Elementary CPAT
Instagram: @StanwoodCPAT
Twitter: @StanwoodCPAT
Our 2022-23 membership meeting schedule: CLICK HERE (Updated 9/29/22)
2022-23 approved budget: CLICK HERE
Membership meeting agendas and minutes:
Monthly newsletter (The Stanwood Standard):
Help us raise funds:
Help us raise funds through our various partnerships. For more information, CLICK HERE
  • Chick-fil-A Receipts - Turn in your Chick-fil-A receipts from the Eastgate or Westmoreland Mall stores and Stanwood receives a percentage back from the store.
  • Fall Fundraiser: Believe - September 26 through October 7, 2022. Thank you for your participation!
  • Spring Fundraiser: Look for information on a spring raffle and Sunseri Pepperoni Roll sales!
What did CPAT do for Stanwood Elementary last year? CLICK HERE to find out!
Important dates (as of 11/20/22, subject to change):
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 - Deck the Halls/Holiday decorating (9:30am - ??)
Saturday, December 3, 2022 - North Pole Spectacular (9:30am - 12:30pm) and Polar Pals Santa Shoppe (9:00am - 1:00pm)
Tuesday, December 20, 2022 - Polar Express Day (in-school event)
Thursday, December 22, 2022 - Holiday parties (in-school event)
Thursday, December 29, 2022 - Holiday decoration tear-down (9:30am - ??)
Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - CPAT meeting (6:30pm)
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - Valentine's parties
Friday, February 17, 2023 - Kindness Day (in-school event)
Saturday, February 25, 2023 - Mega Event (time TBD)
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 - CPAT meeting (4:30pm)
Wednesday, April 12, 2023 - CPAT meeting (6:30pm)
April 17-21, 2023 - Spring BOGO Book Fair
Friday, May 19, 2023 - Field Day (rain date: 5/22/23)
Thank you for your support! We are looking forward to an amazing 2022-23 school year!