PTO

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P.T.O. News You Can Use!

Please click on the link(s) below to ask questions and get caught up on the latest P.T.O. news and events scheduled for Millennium Elementary School.

PTO Officers for the 2021-22 School Year

President

Shari Teigeler

Vice President Nicole Shaefer
Treasurer

Tracy Blake

Assistant Treasurer

Danielle Merlo

Secretary

Anne Lasecki

Public Relations

Amanda Rackow

Parent Organization Committees for the 2021-22 School Year

Please note, during the 2021-22 school year, PTO sponsored actvities and events will be modified, postponed, or canceled due to social distancing requirements.

After School Activity Danielle Merlo
Book Fair Shari Teigler
Dippin' Dots Bridget Martino and Carrie Fazekas
Facebook Page Amanda Rackow
Field Day Activities PTO Executive Board
Hot Lunch

Bridget Martino and Carrie Fazekas

Kickback Nights Nicole Shaefer
School Toolbox Jen Poortinga
Spirit Wear PTO Executive Board

2021-22 Meeting Dates

  • October 6, 2021
  • November 10, 2021
  • December 15, 2021
  • February 2, 2022
  • April 6, 2022

This year PTO meetings will be virtual. Links will be shared via the Millennium Facebook page prior to the day of the meeting.

2021-22 PTO Meeting Minutes

Click on date below for meeting minutes

PTO Goals

1. To provide teachers with supplemental instructional activities, assemblies, and educational equipment.

  • The PTO will support and promote the District Goals and Objectives established by the Kirby School District Board of Education.
  • The PTO will provide educational games, books, student assemblies, and educational equipment and supplies for teachers to enhance the curriculum.
  • The PTO will provide incentives to help motivate students in striving for greater success in school. The accelerated reading program and running club are examples of PTO support.
  • The PTO will sponsor fund-raisers to help fund goals that support students and staff.

2. To improve parent, school, and community communication.

  • The PTO will communicate through newsletters, meetings, and social events.
  • The PTO will assist with Open House and any other activity that promotes communication between school and home.
  • The PTO will sponsor service projects that provide assistance to parents and school staff. School Supply Orders are an example of service projects.

3. Continue to support charitable organizations in the Tinley Park Community.

  • Institutions Millennium will continue to support include, but are not limited to, The Andrew Scholarship Fund, Breast Cancer Research, the Crisis Center, and Red Ribbon Week