If anyone has APEX money they are still needing to turn in to the school/PTA, please do the following:

  1. If you have cash, we ask that you submit a payment to PTA via paypal using a credit card (if you are able) for the amount of cash that you have.
    1. Go to paypal.
    2. Click on "send" money
    3. Enter the amount of cash you have
    4. Enter pathfinderpta@gmail.com as the recipient
    5. Please note when you make the payment that it is for Apex and the student name.
    6. You may then keep the cash for yourself once payment is submitted via credit card.
  2. If you have a check made out to Pathfinder PTA, please mail the check to the school along with a note of which student the check belongs to:

Pathfinder Elementary PTA

1951 NW 87th Terrace

Kansas City, MO 64154




If you have additional questions please contact Julie Brickey at jbrickey710@gmail.com

We appreciate your help in getting all the APEX money accounted for.


Thank you!

Pathfinder PTA


Attention all 4th graders!

Pathfinder PTA has worked with Mom of 3 Embroidery in Liberty to design a commemorative 4th grade T-shirt!

"We are alone but we are together. COVID-19. One unforgettable year."

Please visit this website to order yours today!

Website closes 5/10/20.


By joining the PTA, you help us meet our school's needs that are outside the scope of their budget.  Not only does a membership in PTA strengthen the community within the school, it also provides an additional educational support system for the students. 


Check one more item off your list & sign up for your annual membership today.


Please make sure you are logged in to your account before clicking to Register.  If you are not logged in, you will receive an ERROR.  If you don't have an account, it takes only a few minutes to create one and then you may proceed with ordering online.  If you have any questions, please contact us at pathfinderpta@gmail.com


There is SPIRIT WEAR still available for sale!  You can order online some great gear and show your support for Pathfinder Elementary School at https://pathfinderspiritwear.itemorder.com


When you go a step further and volunteer to help with events or join our board you set a fine example for our students to follow, and greatly encourage our teachers and staff. Check out these other benefits to PTA membership!







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Presenting our 2019-2020 Officers

PTA Board 2019-2020

President: Kristen Cruce
Children: Ashleigh - age 12 ; Ella - age 91/2
Favorite Family Activities: Playing board games, watching Shark Week episodes, swimming and taking our Boston Terrier Beau, on a walk.
Committee Chair: Donuts with Divas & Spirit Wear


Co-President: Keri Dillingham
Children: Lucas - age 11; Lilian - age 9; Jack - age 9
Favorite Family Activities: As a family we love to be active!!! When we aren’t running to and fro from practicesand games, we love to swim, hike, bike ride, and head to fun parks! Our favorite family activity though, when we can, we love to head up into the mountains and do all those things plus more.
Committee Chair: Donuts with Divas & Classroom Coordinators


Vice President: Rochele Lighthill
Children: Blake - age 10 and Cade - age 7
Favorite Family Activities: Traveling, going to the movies & attending Blake and Cade’s baseball games and cheer on our local sports teams - KC Royals & KC Chiefs
Committee Chair: Classroom Coordinators, Restaurant Night Fundraisers & Staff Appreciation


Treasurer: Julie Brickey


Secretary: Lindsey Wolters
Children: Sadie - age 11; Asher - age 9; Elora - age 6
Favorite Family Activities: Nerdy board games, playing outside, swimming, walking our dogs Baxter and Cali, doing Gracie Jiu-Jitsu and visiting family.
Committee Chair: Classroom Coordinators, PTA Email & PTA Facebook Page.



Committee/Event Chairs

Apex Fundraiser: Layman Pierce
Box Tops (Ongoing): Kate Gold & Joanna Stusse
Classroom Party Coordinators: Rochele Lighthill, Lindsey Wolters & Keri Dillingham
Donuts with Dads: Kate Gold
Donuts with Divas: Kristen Cruce & Keri Dillingham
Email/ Facebook: Lindsey Wolters
Field Day: Suzanne Morris
Kindergarten/ New Families Ice Cream Social: Kristy Unruh
Membership Committee (primarily Fall/Winter): Anita Noller, Libby Pierce & PTA Board
Mercury Gym Night (Quarterly): Lisa Robinett
Newsletter: Amanda Foster
Pirate Boys Event: Heather Mozey & Kate Gold
Santa Breakfast: Shannon Sipes & Amanda Foster
Skate Night (Monthly, 3rd Thursday): Heather Mozey
Spirit Wear (primarily Fall): Kristen Cruce
Staff Appreciation (Aug., Oct & May) : Rochele Lighthil
Website: Dan Thompson & Norbert Kacz 


Teachers Favorite Things






Anu Aesthetics


Aspire Falcon Point Apartments
Adam French My Kids Dentist
North Oak Dental Rise Nutrition Laura Snyder Belcher
Beau Walker    
Super Blastoff Alisha Elliott Shawnna Silvius


We are so grateful to our wonderful sponsors! Thank you for investing in our kids and community!  The money you contribute to becoming a member goes towards students, education, field trips and learning experiences. 



BRONZE $25   SILVER $50   GOLD $75
PTA certificate & window decal from MO PTA    
PTA certificate & window decal from MO PTA
PTA certificate & window decal from MO PTA
Business listed in Pathfinder PTA monthly newsletter    
Business listed in Pathfinder PTA monthly newsletter
Business listed in Pathfinder PTA monthly newsletter
Advertised as a BRONZE Business Sponsor on the Pathfinder PTA website    
Advertised as a SILVER Business Sponsor on the Pathfinder PTA website
Advertised as a GOLD Business Sponsor on the Pathfinder PTA website
    Option to have a vendor table at a future PTA event    
Option to have a vendor table at a future PTA event.


Facebook post with a special offer or Business spotlight





Pathfinder has an APP!  Do not miss out on all the important information!  


The app is available for free in the Apple Store and in Google Play



Our mission is to make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for our children.


We will work to achieve this mission through core values:









PTA General MeetingS

Join us for every meeting on the second Monday of each month while school is in session. Meetings are held in the school library at 6pm.

Contact Us:

1951 NW 87th

Kansas City, MO 64154