August 31, 2021
President's Message

Hello Pershing Families and Friends-
Congratulations on the first week of school! If you are like me, it was so nice to see your child come to the car excited to tell you about their day and the new friends they have made. Coming up in a few weeks in our first PTO meeting. It will be virtual. Look for the link information soon.

Rachel Green
Pershing PTO President 2021-2022
Join the Pershing PTO Today!!
Money collected from the PTO Membership goes directly back into the school to benefit the entire Pershing community including teacher training, grants, classroom materials, campus improvements, and much more.
Show you’re “Pershing Proud” and Click Here to join today!
See below for Membership Levels:
6th Grade Parent Information Meeting With Dr. Shetzer
Tuesday, August 31
6:30 - 7:30 p.m
We will be hosting a parent information virtual event. 
During this meeting we will discuss the bell schedule, student schedules, uniforms, transportation, and any other items you may have questions about. 

To join the meeting, please click on the link below on Tuesday, August 31st.
Panda Partner Updates
Each year, local businesses support Pershing by generously donating money and in-kind gifts to help ensure a stimulating learning environment for our students and teachers.

We are again fortunate to have Houston Orthodontic Specialists as our exclusive Titanium sponsor for the school year! They sponsored our school store’s new shopping totes as well as new Pershing welcome signage on Braes Blvd.
And a big shout out to Event Yard Greetings for the fun first day of school signage, SmooTea for refreshing drinks for teachers and administrators, and to our newest Panda Partner, Ascent Emergency Medical Center, for sponsoring a month-long tent that provides shade for our outdoor eating area.
We also welcome back long-time partners Greater Houston OrthodonticsHouston OrthodonticsMartha Turner Sotheby’s International RealtyGreenwood King PropertiesNothing Bundt CakesChick-fil-A – Holcombe & Buffalo SpeedwayCammarata Pediatric Dentistry GroupContemporary Dental & OrthodonticsThe ‘401, and Firehouse Subs.

And a special welcome to new Panda Partner Graves Law PLLC!

If you have a business or know a business who would like to support Pershing and its fabulous students and teachers, please visit the PTO’s Panda Partners web page for more information.


Mondays 8am-8:30am
Tuesdays 11:15am-1:10pm
Wednesdays 8am-8:30am
Thursdays 11:15am-1:10pm
Fridays 8am-8:30am

Cash and cards accepted
No checks please
Update Your VIPS Registration for 2021-2022
If you would like to volunteer at Pershing, then you must complete the short training course with HISD. 

Please make sure that you complete the short training soon because the verification process can take some time. 

Girls Lacrosse is open to girls in Grades 5-8. First practice is Sept 7th.
Click here for more information on
Girls Lacrosse.
If your child is planning on playing sports at Pershing, then please follow this link to register your student.
Register now and order uniforms for the 2021-2022 season here.
Join Your Grade Level Groups
If you haven’t already, make sure to sign up for grade level Facebook groups by clicking on the links below.
It is a great way to keep up with all that your class is doing this school year!
Know someone who needs to receive the Panda Post for this school year? 
Please share this link to get signed up.
Our first PTO meeting
will be
September 14th. We look forward to seeing you.