Summit Road Elementary PTO

November 2018


  • Welcome
  • Guest Speaker
  • Principal Report
  • Current Events
  • Upcoming Events
  • Treasurer Report
  • Open Business
  • Open Discussion


Meeting Schedule

  • November 12
  • December 10
  • January 14
  • February 11
  • Mar 4
  • April 8
  • May 6

Guest Speaker - Officer Jackson

Principal’s Report

Current Events

How We Helped - Worm and Ant Farms

We bought worm farms and ant farms for the second grade!

“We are doing a PBL on habitat interactions of living and non-living things.”

How We Helped - Worm and Ant Farms

They will be able to see first hand how ants and worms interact with their habitat…”

How We Helped - Worm and Ant Farms

“...and how they contribute to the earth in a positive way.”

How We Helped - Emergency Headphones

We bought each 1st grade classroom 10 sets of emergency headphones so that classroom learning and ***testing*** are not impacted when headphones wear out or break.

How We Helped - Lego Robotics

We funded the registration of two teams for Lego Robotics!

Yankee Candle Fundraiser

  • We raised $7,072!
  • 24% participation
  • Pickup date was tentatively scheduled for Thursday 11/15
  • Waiting on update from Yankee to confirm date

Spirit Wear Update - Carrie Acosta

  • T-shirts
  • Long-sleeved shirts
  • Hoodies
  • Zip-Up Hoodies

Online store is now open and available 24/7!!

Spirit Wear Update - Carrie Acosta

School Store - Maureen Johnson

  • Open during lunch every other Friday
  • Calendar is on the News and Events page of the PTO website
  • Volunteer signup link on same page
  • Items range from $0.25-$5.00
  • Spirit sticks available!!!

Raising Cane’s Spirit Night Tomorrow!

Upcoming Events

Community Fundraisers

  • Tuesday, November 13 - Raising Canes
  • Tuesday, December 4 - Chick-Fil-A (The cow is coming!!)

Holiday Shoppe -

  • Saturday, December 8
  • Lady Raider Diamond Club softball team volunteering again this year

Art Show

  • Thursday, March 21

Craft Fair

  • Targeting April

Field Day

  • Last day of school - Thursday, May 23

Treasurer’s Report

Open Business

Budget Update Vote

Currently, each grade level has $150/year allotted.


  • Eliminate ROX $1000
  • Eliminate curriculum items $1000
  • Portion $2000 as $400 increase for each grade level instead, raising to $550 annually per grade level

Open Discussion


20181112 PTO Meeting - Google Slides