WHAT IS THE WOODLIN PTA LISTSERV?
The Woodlin PTA Listserv is an online venue/electronic mailing list via Yahoo Groups in which listserv members (Woodlin Elementary School parents/caregivers, family members, teachers and staff) post and receive information about issues that relate primarily to Woodlin Elementary School (WES) and its community.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO JOIN THE LISTSERV?
The Listserv is free-of-charge.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BECOME A LISTSERV MEMBER?
A valid email address.
DO I HAVE TO BE A PTA MEMBER IN ORDER TO JOIN THE LISTSERV?
No. The listserv is open to all who are interested in joining. If you are interested in becoming a PTA member you can complete a Woodlin PTA membership form.
WHAT TYPES OF INFO IS POSTED ON THE LISTSERV?
The Listserv is used by the Woodlin Elementary Community to post information such as:
- school news/alerts from Woodlin Elementary and/or Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS)
- inquiries/reminders about school schedule (closings, upcoming programs, test dates, etc.)
- reminders/fyi about current and upcoming PTA events
- suggestions/fyi for family activities
- search/inquiries re select services (tutor, nanny, babysitter, after school clubs, etc.)
- post interesting parent and/or education-related news or articles
Note: Please read the Woodlin PTA’s Listserv Guidelines for more information.
HOW WILL I RECEIVE LISTSERV MESSAGES/POSTINGS?
Messages/postings that you receive from the listserv will be sent via email to your designated email account. Each message will have “[WoodlinES]” before the email subject.
HOW DO I BECOME A LISTSERV MEMBER/SUBSCRIBE TO THE LISTSERV?
Send an email message to <email@example.com> with a note stating that you would like to join the listserv and why (i.e. I have children who attend Woodlin, etc.).
WHEN DO I OFFICIALLY BECOME A LISTSERV MEMBER?
The Listserve Moderator has to approve your request. Approvals are normally processed within 24 hours of the request. You will then be notified via email that your request has been approved. Once your request has been approved you will immediately start receiving listserv messages/postings via email. Upon approval you will also be able to post messages and edit your account to your desired specifications (i.e. change how/when you receive listserve postings/emails, update your profile, etc.).
Please contact the Woodlin PTA’s Listserv Moderator if you have additional questions and/or comments.