Pittsburgh Science and Technology Academy Parent Teacher Organization

We recognize that a great school has great parental support and engagement. The PTO is working hard to plan events and activities for students and teachers at SciTech.  SciTech PTO is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization. Please join us! You can help even if you are not available to come to our meetings. Please contact us at info@scitechpto.org!

Get in touch with the SciTech PTO
Questions? Interested in volunteering to help? Email info@scitechpto.org

Your tax deductible donations are greatly appreciated! Please donate by check made out to SciTech PTO or use the PayPal button below. Donate by the end of 2018 and your donation will be doubled! An anonymous donor will match up to $2,000 in donations made by the end of the year!

Recent Announcements

  • Winter gear sale - new colors! Winter gear sale orders are due February 8. We have gear in carolina blue, purple, grey, black, and tie-dye. Order online or bring your order form to school.Winter ...
    Posted Jan 20, 2019, 12:41 PM by Lorrie Cranor
  • Support SciTech at Mad Mex Fundraising Dinner February 5 Join us February 5, 2019 for dinner with friends at Mad Mex and help raise funds for SciTech! Purchase tickets for yourself for sponsor a teacher!
    Posted Oct 21, 2018, 9:05 PM by Lorrie Cranor
  • Welcome back letter from the SciTech PTO president Dear SciTech Families,  We would like to tell you a little bit about the SciTech PTO.  The purpose of the PTO is to enhance and support the educational experiences of ...
    Posted Aug 20, 2018, 3:07 AM by Lorrie Cranor
  • Order your back-to-school SciTech gear by September 14 The PTO gear sale is back... this year with shirts and hoodies in rainbow tie dye, green, grey, black, and red! We have the lowest prices on SciTech gear! All ...
    Posted Aug 21, 2018, 1:25 PM by Lorrie Cranor
  • SciTech gear orders due March 9 The SciTech gear sale is back. Order t-shirts and hoodies in black, grey, green, rainbow tie dye and pink! See SciTech Gear Sale to order online or download the ...
    Posted Feb 25, 2018, 10:08 AM by Lorrie Cranor
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  • Order your SciTech gear online by September 14! We have the lowest prices for SciTech gear and all proceeds benefit the school!
  • Support SciTech when you shop on Amazon... click here to register and Amazon will donate .5% of your purchases to SciTech
  • Memory tiles: Celebrate and honor a student, a class, a teacher, a club or a sports team with a commemorative tile. The tiles will be permanently displayed in the hallway outside of the cafeteria.
  • Box Top challenge: The first period class that brings in the most Box Tops each month will receive a free dress down day.

Upcoming SciTech PTO events
  • PTO meetings are the second Thursday of every other month, beginning September 13, 7 pm
  • Back to School Night - August 23, 4-6 pm
  • SciTech Gear and Hoagie Sale - Coming in September!
  • Sarris Candy orders - Coming in November!
  • STEM Festival - October 18, 6-8 pm
  • Multi-cultural Night - Coming in April!
  • Teacher Appreciation Lunch - Coming in May!
  • Donation Drive - December!

SciTech School Calendar

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Parent volunteers are needed to help with field trips, activity period, and more. Visit our volunteer page to learn more about volunteer activities and how to get your volunteer clearances.

PTO Executive Board 2018-19

PTO Standing Committee Chairs 2018-19
  • Memory Tiles: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Sports and Activities Liaison: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Fall Science and Technology Festival:  Viji Sooriamurthi visooria@gmail.com 
  • Cultural Night: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Volunteer Coordinator: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Audit Committee and Donation Drive: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Gear Sale: Jenifer Grodes jgrodes@yahoo.com 
  • Restaurant Fundraisers: VOLUNTEER NEEDED 
  • Teacher appreciation: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Newsletter: VOLUNTEER NEEDED
  • Website: Lorrie Cranor lorrie@cmu.edu