PTO Committees, Programs and Events

Auditors:

  • This committee audits the PTO records twice a school year to check for accuracy.

Bulletin Board Coordinator:

  • The PTO has a large bulletin board that needs to be updated monthly, highlighting the various activities that the PTO is involved with at the time.

Campbell Soup Labels:

  • Campbell’s Label’s For Education are collected by the school community and sent into Campbell’s to purchase items for the school.

Creative Arts Challenge:

  • The purpose of this activity is to provide students an opportunity to express their interpretation of a PTO chosen theme thru music, literature, photography and visual arts.
  • Students enter their age category: (Pre-K-1st, 2nd-3rd, 4th-5th) and may submit one entry in each category.

Cultural Arts:

  • The PTO funds several school assemblies throughout the year to enrich our student’s cultural experiences.

Dr. Seuss:

  • The PTO provides a snack and drink for each student.

Family Fun Nights:

  • These are various evening events that are family oriented.

Field Trip Transportation:

  • The PTO pays for the cost of all buses used for Field Trips for grades K-5.

Fifth Grade Promotion:

  • This is a special day for our Fifth Graders and the PTO provides a special class t-shirt to each fifth grader.

Fundraiser Committee:

  • This committee works with the PTO vice-president to organize and distribute fundraisers.

General Mills Box Tops:

  • Theses are collected by the school community and submitted to General Mills two times a year. The PTO receives a check for the box tops submitted.

Homeroom Parents:

  • Each homeroom has a homeroom parent that is responsible for planning three (3) classroom parties.
  • The homeroom parent delegates responsibility and contacts other parent volunteers for donations of time and/or needed items for the parties.
  • The PTO donates a snack and drink for each homeroom party.

Kindergarten Field Days and Grades 1-5 Olympics:

  • The PTO provides a snack and drink for each student. We also volunteer our time to help with field days and Olympics.

Love Basket:

  • The PTO collects food items before the holidays and donates them to the Blairsville & Burrell Food Banks.

PTO Free Book Giveaway:

  • We have three (3) days per school year during which each student chooses one free book of their choice each time.

Santa’s Workshop:

  • Students have the opportunity to do Christmas shopping for family, friends and even pets! Gifts are put into holiday bags and tagged. Each student is given a $1.00 to spend on a present.

Science Fair:

  • The purpose of this activity is to encourage students to explore the endless possibilities of science and to prepare a display centered on one subject. All students will receive participation awards.

Share the Joy:

  • The PTO collects money to help area families during the holidays.

Teacher Appreciation:

  • The PTO shows our appreciation to the teachers and to the support staff for all of their hard work and dedication, including hosting a luncheon.

Yearbook Coordinator:

  • The coordinator works with Herff Jones to design the yearbook and takes photos of various events throughout the school year.