Purpose: St. Thomas More’s PTO promotes the welfare of our students, advances the interests of the school as a “Christ centered” educational institution, creates and fosters a spirit of community among parents, students and parish; and encourages active participation by the members in school affairs.
Information: The PTO Board is elected annually. Officers consist of President, VP of Ways & Means; VP of Family Involvement, VP of Communication, Chief Financial Officer, Volunteer Coordinator, two Members at Large, the principal, teacher representative and the past president serve as board members/advisors. Additionally, chairpersons are sought for all major projects.
Membership includes all parents, guardians, teachers, and parish members interested in the purposes of the organization and upholding Catholic principles.
PTO encourages family participation to all members. Research repeatedly shows that involved parents foster a better learning environment with measurable improvements in student achievement.
PTO Programs offered:
Buddy Families Boo Hoo/Yahoo Breakfast
Trunk or Treat Father/Daughter Event
School Uniform Exchange Mother/Son Event
Flamingo Flocking Bengal Mania/Reds Mania
Walk M.O.R.E. Spring Break SpringFEST
Kroger’s Loyalty Program Scrips
Box Tops for Education Restaurant Nights
Visit the St. Thomas More PTO school web pages
Additionally, St. Thomas More’s PTO expands the offerings of a quality education by conducting family-focused fundraising programs that provide:
- Capital Improvement Programs
- Classroom/Library Instructional Materials
- Teacher Appreciation Team
- Teacher Classroom Funds
- Performing Arts Programs
- Field Trip Transportation
- Catholic Schools Week Programs
- Back to School Picnic
- Scholarship Money for Parish Financial Aid Fund