Welcome to CASTLE PTO!
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year! We look forward to working with you this year to help make our students education as successful as at can be! We have many events planned for this year and are excited to share the plan with you.
New to Castle this year:
Castle PTO is now selling Castle Apparel! The apparel is available in Adult and Youth Adult (kid) sizes. This is a great idea for Christmas gifts! Your kids will love anything that you get with Castle on it! Please see the following link in regards to more information regarding this! Apparel information
Also, new this year is Amazon Smile. Please go to www.amazonsmile.com
for all purchases that you make on Amazon. If you pick Castle Elementary School Parent-Teacher Organization for the school that you are supporting in your Account, then AmazonSmile will donate 0.5% of all of your purchases to Castle PTO. The funds that we receive from AmazonSmile will be 100% put back into the classroom to purchase books, technology, etc. Please note that you must use AmazonSmile website whenever you purchase from Amazon in order for the proceeds to go to Castle PTO.
Castle’s Parent Teacher Organization, or PTO, is very active in supporting Castle teachers, students and families. We welcome all parents/guardians of Castle students to attend and discover how critical your support is for the Castle community. FREE child care is provided at every meeting.
The PTO has been responsible for funding many wonderful things at Castle including:
- HP Stream Computers
- Classroom SMART boards and document cameras
- Enrichment materials, books, and computer software
- A new sound system for the gymnasium
- New Castle playground
- Microphones for the classroom teachers
- Field trips / retreats
- Family Nights
- Individual classroom needs
• Chip Shoppe FundRaiser: Julie Kowarsch
• Box Tops for Education: April Johnson & Sarah Lamb
• Scholastic Book Fair: Amy Donahue-Brown & Sarah Lamb
• Campbell's Soup Labels: April Johnson & Sarah Lamb
• Castle Carnival: Becky Speed
We are looking for new board members starting in September 2017. We will have the Treasury position open and available. Also, the coordinator for Cherrydale fundraiser, Soup Labels, and Box Tops for Education position for the 2017 school year will be open.
There are several other ways for you to become involved at Castle School.
Parents, grandparents and family members or friends can help our school by taking part in matching programs through their employers.