Our PTO Meetings are held the second Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. All parents are invited to join us for our meetings. which are held in the library on the second floor of our building.Meeting DatesThursday, August 22Thursday, September 19PTO OfficersCo-Presidents: Beth Day and Simona MasiniSecretary: Rebecca OlsenTreasurer: Lisa RusssellPTO Past Accomplishments/DonationsAssemblies: The PTO pays for special assemblies such as last year's author visit (Tom Watson!) that enrich your child's overall eductional experience.Babysitting: The PTO provides babysitting services during PTO meetings as a convenience for parents and to enable both parents to attend.Teacher/Staff Requests: The PTO sets aside a portion of its budget to fund additional teacher/staff requests which may include instructional materials, enrichment programs and new classroom/school amenities that improve the overall classroom/school environment. These ar voted on at the monthly PTO meetings.Host the Back to School Meet & Greet: All families are invited to the annual Back to School Meet & Greet (this year year on Friday 8/23 from 5-6 p.m.)Organize School Supply Kits: Using Shane's Kits, we make school supply ordering and receiving extremely easy!Provide Spirit Wear: We provide 5th grade t-shirts as welll as make Spirit Wear available for all to purchase.
How you can help!
Please contact Washington School at 847.965.4780 or email us to ask about volunteering. You can also keep up with PTO activities through its social media pages:
- Attend Monthly Meetings!
- Volunteer at Events! We ESPECIALLY need help during the day about 3 times a year!
- Participate in fundraisers! Shop the Scholastic Book Fair in the fall and spring! Attend the Boo Bash!
- Use Amazon Smile! smile.amazon.com/ch/36-3661873
- Attend our monthly dine-out nights! (Information sent monthly)
- Buy Spirit Wear! (Washington School shirts)
Please note that these pages are operated independently by the Washington PTO. East Maine District 63 and Washington Elementary School are not responsible for content.