Welcome to SEPTA
(Springfield Elementary
Parent Teacher Alliance) 

A Warm SEPTA Welcome!!!!


We would like to welcome all new students and parents into Springfield. Please feel free to contact any of us if you would like to get involved, or if you just want to chat.

SEPTA meetings: Usually the FIRST Monday of the month in the library with

   April 3 at 7pm

May 1 at 7pm

*June 5 at 11:30 am


      Save the Dates:

March 31- Family BINGO Night 6pm (Snow date 4/1)
April 14- 5th Grade ONLY Movie Night
April 14- Dorney Discount Ticket order form due
April 21- Mother/Son Comic Night 6-7:30pm
May 1-5- Raise Craze and Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week
May 5- Outdoor Movie Night - Time TBD
May 8- Scholastic BOGO Book Fair
June 5- SEPTA Meeting 11:30am

 Clearances to Volunteer

As a volunteer in Palisades schools, the following clearances will be required:

  1. Act 24 - Arrest and Conviction Form - FREE
  2. Act 34 - Criminal History Check - FREE FOR VOLUNTEERS (check the box)
  3. Act 151 - Child Abuse Clearance - FREE FOR VOLUNTEERS (check the box)

Clearances must be re-submitted every 5 years.

Follow this link for the clearance forms.

Act 114 - Fingerprints will NOT be required to volunteer in Palisades schools as long as you have lived in Pennsylvania for the last 10 years. A waiver (available at the above link) will need to be notarized & submitted which attests to the fact that you have lived in PA for the last 10 years in order to be exempt from submitting fingerprints. All clearances should be forwarded to our District


Volunteerism is what we're all about -- there is something for everyone.If we all do a little it adds up to a lot. Have a question or topic suggestion for a future meeting? Want to volunteer your time? Please email S.E.P.T.A. at [email protected]

Erin Schuback 

[email protected]

Jolene Stephens
Vice President

[email protected]

Lynne Macort

f[email protected]

Aimee Kenson

[email protected]

Katrina Laubach
Volunteer Coordinator
[email protected] 

S.E.P.T.A. is a local organization of parents & teachers that promotes the welfare of children in the home, at school & in the community. It raises funds for many school needs that are over and above what are available through standard school funding.

In addition to fundraising efforts, S.E.P.T.A. hosts many fun and enriching activities, such as: Assemblies, Book Fairs, Ice-Cream Socials & a Family Fun Day at Dorney Park.

NOTE: This organization operates independently from the Palisades School District. The Palisades School District does not monitor these pages and is not responsible for the content therein. Questions regarding the content of this page should be directed to the President of this organization.

For additional information please check out our monthly newsletters that are full of information.