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Raised to the power of Mirman

Raised to the power of Mirman

Welcome to the PSL!

The Parent Service League (PSL) supports Mirman School through community building, school service, and fundraising programs. Information and resources for all the activities and services provided by the PSL can be found on this page. This unique group of parents is made up entirely of volunteers. All parents can get involved by volunteering to serve hot lunch, organizing our fun events, fundraising for annual giving, and much more. Get involved today and help raise our community to the power of Mirman.

Daily School Services

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Hot Lunch

An essential way to participate in the daily life of the school, a daily crew of Mirman parents serves hot lunch to students.

Contact: Ronit Gravori and Bahar Davidoff at [email protected]

Library Service

Parent volunteers assist our dedicated library staff during their children’s weekly visit to the library and at the annual Book Fair.

Click here to use the Library Volunteer Sign-Up Genius!

Contact: Dana Brown at [email protected]

Lost & Found

Volunteers help lost items make their way back to their rightful owners.

Contact: Layne Rosen and Kelli Kirkland at [email protected]

Newsletter and Communications

The Mirman Community shares schoolwide news and information through its weekly electronic newsletter, The Mustang Gazette, and through other vital communications channels.

Contacts: Jeannette Deshong at [email protected] and Lori Aramian at [email protected]

Greening Our Campus

This committee’s initiatives are aimed at greening our campus.

Contact: Kamran Fattahi at [email protected]

Used Uniform Exchange

Gently used Mirman School uniforms are resold on campus at drastically reduced prices.

Contact: Chad Langley at [email protected]

Community Building

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Western Family Day

To celebrate the new school year, all members of the Mirman community dust off their cowboy boots, pack a picnic dinner and come to the Mirman prairie for square dancing, roping games, and the Great Chili Cook-Off.

Contact: Rosawan Rusmeepongskul at [email protected]

Hospitality

This committee creates a warm and welcoming environment in our community by hosting the food and beverage service for many school social functions.

Contact: Christina Ho and Dionne McClain Matthews at [email protected]

Party Book

The Party Book is an online catalog of parties and events sponsored by Mirman families to build community, have fun together, and raise funds for the school.

Contact: Davina Massey and Yassi Lancer at [email protected]

New Families Welcoming Committee

We welcome new families into the Mirman community by serving as mentors, hosting play dates, and cultivating camaraderie.

Contact: Jesse Langley and Tyler Kelly at [email protected]

Theme Lunches & Food Drives

Four annual festive themed lunches entice and enlighten the taste buds of all students, faculty, and staff. In concert with each themed lunch, the PSL holds a food drive to benefit local food pantries.

Contact: Jacqui Rosen at [email protected]

Dr. B's Thursday Breakfast

A beloved Mirman community tradition founded by a popular former teacher, the Thursday Breakfast gives students and their families an opportunity to share a meal and chat with friends before the school day begins.

Contact: Alex Wuo at [email protected]

School Store

The School Store sells unique merchandise that reflects Mirman Mustang spirit including apparel, accessories, school supplies, and more.

Contact: Tonya Tooley at [email protected]

Healthy Habits

This committee runs our farm-to-school program, Taste of the Month, and other programs that foster healthy habits in the Mirman community.

Contact: Talia Shandler at [email protected]

Class, Sports, and Arts Support

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Room Parents

Room Parents provide the vital link between class families, teachers, and the school through teacher-volunteer coordination, class communications, class baskets and other project support.

Contact: Monique Peace and Jody Stambouli at [email protected]

Theatre Guild

This talented troupe of Mirman parents sells tickets, prepares the theater, sells concessions, and helps with hair and make-up for Mirman’s annual theatre productions.

Contact: Cary Bickley and Lyre Fribourg at [email protected]

Music Boosters

A team of dedicated boosters supports Mirman’s Music Department and choral music program at various music events and out-of-town competitions.

Contact: Deb Stark and Chrissy Hsieh at [email protected]

Sports Committee

Committee members provide logistical, organizational, and advisory support to the Mirman Mustangs Athletics Department.

Contact: Annabeth Deamer White at [email protected]

Community Connections

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Mirman Mosaic

Mirman Mosaic (formerly ICDG) provides an arena for parents to talk about the issues that arise in Mirman's authentically diverse community.

Contact: Annabeth Deamer White at [email protected]

Celebrations

Mirman families share their cultural celebrations with students through demonstrations, music, and food to celebrate the diversity of the school community.

Contact: Jung Kim at [email protected]

Service Learning Support

The Mirman community reaches out to our neighboring communities by providing volunteer support and in-kind donations for ongoing service projects and causes.

Contact: Sharon Gavin at [email protected]

Caring Community

Mirman families provide voluntary, confidential support to Mirman community members in need due to a birth, adoption, health challenge, bereavement, etc.

Contact: Laura Davidov at [email protected]

Nominations

To maintain the integrity and quality of PSL stewardship and governance, this committee is charged with nominating a slate of candidates for the PSL Executive Committee in accordance with PSL Bylaws.

Contact: Jung Kim at [email protected]

Fundraising Initiatives

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Annual Giving

Mirman’s annual fundraising program aims for 100% participation from trustees, parents, faculty, and staff to help cover the gap between tuition revenue and the actual cost of operating the school.

Contact: The Office of Advancement at [email protected]

Mirman Spring Fair

This spectacular annual event transforms our campus into a Fairground complete with carnival rides, amusements, concessions, auction, and raffle.

Contact: Wendy Wuo and Shareena Kumar at [email protected]


Spring Fair Auction
It takes our generous village to put on this incredible annual fundraiser.

Contact: Shoko Sakai at [email protected]

Spring Fair Raffle
Our annual raffle raises money in the spirit of healthy competition.

Contact: Leana Golubchik at [email protected]

Book Fair

Once a year, the Library welcomes families to peruse a wide selection of books and other reading materials for sale at the Mirman Book Fair.

Contact: Deb Stark at [email protected]

Photo Books

A valuable PSL fundraising initiative, class Photo Books capture the essence of each class throughout the school year with special behind-the-scenes looks at typical school days, field trips, and class parties.

Contact: Karen Newman at [email protected]

Public PSL Links

Protected Reimbursement Request Forms, Documents and Information

Click here to access password-protected forms, documents and information related to the PSL, such as reimbursement request forms, policy, bylaws, meeting minutes, and more. Password-protected resources also include the newsletter and photo archive. This section is also where you can submit for reimbursement for Committee and classroom activities.

External Resources

Executive Committee
2016-2017

Catherine Huang
President

Natasha Shabani
Vice President

Lori Aramian
Secretary

Amy Harkin
Treasurer

Chrissy Hsieh
Past President