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The PTO Board is looking for 3 team members!

Have you been looking for a way to get more involved with the school & supporting educators and students?  We’re looking for people to join the board for the fall 2022, and we’d love to have you join us! The Board plans and guides fundraising efforts, allocates funds, plans and hosts events, connects the school and parents, and generally supports the students of our school with the assistance of our more than 60 members!

We are looking for a new Chair of the Board to work side by side to t he current chair Jodi Carroll during the 22-23 school year. The Chair oversees the teams on the board -the ideal candidate for this role is a strong communicator and has strengths in project management & communication.

We are also looking to fill the Secretary & Community Connections roles within our teams. The community connections role would be integrating community & the PTO for fundraiser and events. A great candidate for this role would have skills in event planning and be a great connector!

NEXT MEMBERSHIP MEETING -Tuesday June 7th 8pm 
ZOOM Meeting ID: 823 5695 1244
Passcode: 298292

 
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About Us

The Raymond Schools PTO is a nonprofit parent teacher organization (PTO) made up of parents, educators & community members.

 

Our Mission

The Raymond Schools PTO is a 501(c)3 nonprofit parent teacher organization (PTO) whose mission is to support the education of children at Raymond Elementary School and Jordan Small Middle School by fostering relationships among the school, parents, and teachers.

 

The PTO raises funds for educational materials and experiences, offers opportunities for community gatherings and social interaction, and provides an inclusive forum for sharing information on issues that impact our children. It is our belief that the team effort of a parent teacher organization offers the best possible learning environment for our children.

 

What do we do?

  • Promote communication between students, faculty, and the parents

  • Foster and enhance the educational environment

  • Raise funds for educational materials and experiences through donations, sponsorship & gifts

  • Recruit volunteers and coordinate volunteer efforts for programs and projects that support and enrich the curriculum and educational goals for RES & JSMS

  • Create and cultivate a sense of community among the Raymond Schools

Meet the Board

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Kaitlin Lacasse

CO-CHAIR

2021-2023

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OPEN

CHAIR

2022-24

Jodi Carroll will train new chair through 22-23

OPEN

SECRETARY

2 YEAR TERM

OPEN

COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

2 YEAR TERM

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Mary Odum

TREASURER

2021-2023

Our board works to serve the children of our community through the support of our wonderfully dedicated PTO members.

We invite you to join us in making this the best year ever for our students! 

Committee Chairs

2022-23 planning team - Chair Jodi -need 2 more 

Book Fair - Joan Wingard + 1 more

Fall Event -OPEN

Winter Event -OPEN

Teacher Appreciation - OPEN

Spring Dance Events  -JSMS-OPEN  RES-OPEN 

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament with Raymond Parks & Recreation -OPEN

Pie & Flower fundraiser -OPEN

2021-22 Calendar of Events

The PTO raises funds for educational materials and experiences, offers opportunities for community gatherings and social interaction, and provides an inclusive forum for sharing information on issues that impact our children.

Here is our confirmed calendar of events

 
No upcoming events at the moment
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MORE HANDS MAKE EASY WORK, ALL HELP IS WELCOMED AND APPRECIATED!

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Membership

Our team of members brings over a decade of dedicated service to the staff and students of Raymond Elementary School & Jordan Small Middle School. 

The PTO is made up of educators and parents with the heart and mind to serve in big or small ways throughout each school year.

The goal for our membership team is to connect new and old friends through facilitating fundraisers, organizing events for our children &  supporting appreciation initiatives in a fun and creative way. 

  • Membership dues are $15 per person annually. Dues assist to facilitate events for our kids, community scholarships, books for under privileged students, field trips, appreciation events & maybe even some social fun for the team!

  • Opportunities to serve with our team are varied throughout the year and there is sure to be something that matches your talents and available time

  • Simply complete the membership form below to become a member of the PTO!

 

Make an Impact

 

Throughout the year we sponsor and collaborate with the community, school educators & parents/guardians for events that benefit the children of Raymond. We fund our events and our programs through donations, fundraising & community grants. 

 

If you are interested in helping us with funding a program, sponsoring an event or making a tax deductible donation, please contact us, check out our events page. or checkout our programs to see how your contribution can make an impact.

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Scholarships

The PTO is proud to support our graduating students and we welcome all to apply!

Grant requests

If you have an event or program that needs funding support please submit a grant application for consideration.

 

Contact Us

Raymond Schools PTO

434 Webbs Mills Road, Raymond, ME 04071

Mail to: PO Box 654, Raymond, ME 04071

EMAIL: raymondschoolspto@gmail.com

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Get in Touch

Thanks for submitting your message, if you need to speak to us directly please call 207-272-8064 to speak our Chair Jodi Carroll.