What's Happening...

Back to School

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


Kaitlin Lacasse



Carroll family of four.jpeg

Jodi Carroll




Kaela Gonzalez




Mandy Lynn




Mary Odum



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

Book Fair - Joan Wingard & Dakotah Dugan

Fall Event -Jodi Carroll

Winter Event -Kaitlin LaCasse

Teacher Appreciation - Mandy Ladd 

Spring Dance Events  -JSMS-Dawn Elwell  RES-vacant 

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament with Raymond Parks & Recreation -K. Vangelist -Spring 2022

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 -stay tuned as we confirm opportunities to serve this holiday season and a Winter event for the new year!

  • Winter Carnival in collaboration with Raymond Parks & Recreation
    Tasseltop Park
    Mar 05, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Tasseltop Park, Tasseltop Rd, Raymond, ME 04071
    Join us as we celebrate winter in Maine in collaboration with Parks & Recreation for skating, sledding, snowman building, snacks & more!
  • Teacher Appreciation
    May 04, 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM
    Raymond, Raymond, ME 04071, USA
    A wonderful event to show our teachers how much we appreciate them!
  • TBD
    3-on-3 Basketball Tourney
    Spring - April 2022
    Raymond, 423 Webbs Mills Rd, Raymond, ME 04071, USA


Personal Desk


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.



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


  • Facebook
  • Facebook

Stay up to date with school events, activities, PTO meetings and more, by joining our PTO community.

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.