Race Results are In!


And the winners are…. drumroll, please: POMS students!

The fundraising results of the Bellaire Fun Run are in, and POMS PTO will receive $921.73 for our volunteers and runner participation. POMS had the most runners at 81 and Mrs. Monaghan has bragging rights for the 2014 race! Funds received go to the various programs our PTO supports for our students, teachers and community such as teacher grants and student advocacy.

Many thanks to Sally Lechin, our POMS PTO Race Liaison, for leading the charge and coordinating our volunteers and runners.


Join the Pin Oak Tri team

Join the Pin Oak Tri team at the Houston Texans Kids Triathlon April 19, 2015 at U of H (Free 7 week training program available).

If your child came home asking you to sign them up for the Houston Texans Kids triathlon, you will find all the information you need at


There was also a brochure that went home explaining how to register for the race.  Click this link to register for the race: http://www.imathlete.com/events/EventOverview.aspx?fEID=22593

Don’t forget to list Pin Oak as your team.

Our school will receive $10 back for each member of the team. Former students and friends can also sign up for the Pin Oak team.

Volunteers are also needed and we will also receive $10 for each volunteer and your student will receive volunteer hours! To sign up to volunteer, go to http://www.kidstriathloninc.org/houston-volunteer.html (make sure you list Pin Oak).

If your child wants to go one step further and use their race experience to help raise money for a Pin Oak family who has 2 children with a rare, fatal disease (GAN – Giant Axonal Neuropathy), please visit: https://my.reason2race.com/Event/houstontexanskidstri2015

For more information, click here.



Flip Flop Fiesta

Flip Flops Logo 2Grab your sun hat and shades, your jams and your lei, the FLIP FLOP FIESTA is coming our way!

The POMS PTO invites you to join the fun and help springboard our kids toward the future at our first annual auction event on March 6th, 7:00-10:30pm, at the Southside Place Clubhouse.

Tickets are now sold out! Still want to give to Pin Oak?

Click here to make a donation to your favorite department or to make a general donation towards teacher grants!

Chairs Suzanne Rose and Andy Chan, along with their team of volunteers, have been busy planning and soliciting wonderful items for the auctions: getaway homes, fine dining, one-of-a-kind experiences, and great parties. Be on the lookout for information on pre-auction and post-auction events, as well, including a wine-pull party and shopping days. If you would like to volunteer or have an item to donate, please contact Suzanne, suzannekrose1@gmail.com, or Andy, andychanwues@yahoo.com.

To see some of the items that will be featured on the Big Board, click here.

POMS is proud of our parent involvement and grateful for the generous gifts given by our parents and community. With the funds raised at this event and others, the PTO is able to provide grant money for learning tools ranging from plasticized rats for dissection to math textbooks, from cheerleading mats to theatre lighting. This year, our special emphasis will be raising funds for technology; our goal: mobile laptop carts to provide learning for tomorrow’s

We hope you can join for a great night of fun- and fund-raising and if you aren’t able to, consider other ways to support the school.


Pin Oak Theatre Presents The Little Mermaid

Pin Oak Theatre will be performing The Little Mermaid at 6 p.m. from February 25-27 and March 3-6, and at 2 p.m. on February 28.

General admission tickets are $10, with a limited number of front‐row VIP tickets for $25.

Tickets can be purchased between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. beginning February 11 or by e­‐mail at pinoakmermaid@gmail.com to schedule another pick‐up time.

For more information, click here.


Pin Oak Idol 2015


Tonight’s the night!!! Come see who will be crowned the 2015 PIN OAK IDOL!!! There are so many talented acts, there is no telling who will win!! Come see all of the amazing Pin Oak students that are finalists in the show tonight.

Please arrive by 6:30pm to be seated and purchase tickets if you have not done so already. Park in the back parking lot or along Glenmont, please do not use the circle drive, parents will still be picking students up from practices and it will be very crowded.

If your student is a finalist, please have them back to the school by 5:30. Pizza will be served for dinner before the show. If they would prefer something else, please send something with them.

If your student is a volunteer, please have them check in with us in the MPR immediately after school so that they can begin set up. They will also be served pizza for dinner.

It’s going to be a great night, we hope you will all come!!!


Contact Susie Boyce at susan.boyce@sbcglobal.net .


Junior Cheer Clinic 2015


Pin Oak Middle School Cheer Squad Proudly Presents
Junior Cheer Clinic 2015

Saturday, February 28, 2015
9:00 AM to NOON

$25 if Registration/payment received by February 27, 2015
$35 at the door if space available

Maximum Capacity: 200
First Come, first serve

For more information, click here.

To register on-line, click here.


Cardinal Kickoff 2015

Bellaire High School will welcome prospective families on to campus Wednesday, February 18th at 6:30pm.

The evening will begin in the auditorium and then move into the cafeteria. Please help spread the word about this event to 8th grade families. More information can be found here.

Save the date Cardinal Kickoff 2015


Wine Pull Party


Join us at Breckrew Wine Bar (formerly The Tasting Room on W. Alabama) on Wednesday, February 11th for a complimentary wine tasting and appetizers to help stock the wine pull for the Flip Flop Fiesta.

Entry to the party is to purchase or donate a bottle of wine valued at $30 or greater. Can’t make it? Just call William or Virgilio at Breckrew at 713-526-2242.

Please RSVP to Summer Shaw at summershaw@att.net if you can attend.


POMS Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A on Wednesday, February 11, 2015


Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 is POMS Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A.

Come anytime between 4-8pm to Meyerland Plaza Chick-fil-A. Before placing your order (inside or drive-through), please tell the cashier the sale is for Pin Oak Middle School Fundraiser, otherwise the school will not get the credit. There is no box for the receipts this year.Thanks for your support of Pin Oak!


February POMS Moms Luncheon


Please join us at Angela Roth’s home, 4713 Holt St, on February 4  from 11:00 am to 1:00pm. We are going to have a salad soiree again since it was a huge hit last time! Please bring your favorite salad topping to share.

Please RSVP to Summer Shaw at summershaw@att.net if you can attend.

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