East Elementary PTO Statement

The East Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is an organization whose purpose is to strengthen, enhance and encourage the educational and social environment of East Elementary.  Its goals are to complement the school curriculum with additional opportunities for parents, teachers and students to learn, socialize, communicate and grow.

The members of the PTO are all those families and staff members who are associated with East Elementary.  All families and staff members are encouraged to participate in PTO activities throughout the year, even if unable to attend monthly meetings.  The PTO Board represents the membership.  This Board is composed of PTO members who are either elected or appointed to Board positions.  The Board meets as needed. Based on the needs throughout the school year and Board members, along with other appointed PTO members, manage the organizational and financial aspects of all the PTO functions.