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Forest View’s Parent Teacher Organization is a partnership between parents and teachers, working together to encourage a closer relationship between the home, the school, and the community. Our main goal is to provide our children with the highest quality education available.


what’s Happening at Forest view?!

Upcoming Events (school sponsored events in blue):

  • Tuesday, August 8th 6pm-7pm: Kindergarten Play Date – Incoming Kindergartners and parents meet at the playground behind Forest View for unstructured play time and a snack.
  • Wednesday, August 9th 6:30pm-8pm: New Family Night (for new students in Grades 1-5)
  • Thursday, August 10th 5:30pm: School Supply Kit Sorting – Sign up here to help –> PTO August Back to School Events
  • Thursday, August 10th 7pm-8pm: Early School Supply Kit Pick-up – Please stop by the Forest View multi-purpose room (near the playground) to pick up your child(ren)’s supply kits that you pre-ordered.  Kits can also be picked up the night of the Ice Cream Social.
  • Monday, August 14th 6:30pm-8pm: Ice Cream Social/School Supply Drop-off – Stop by the Forest View multi-purpose room for a refreshing frozen treat and socializing.  The hallways will be open for you to drop your children’s supplies off and teachers will be present as well.  Don’t forget to label supplies in advance!  Sign up here to help –> PTO August Back to School Events
  • Wednesday, August 16th 8:45am-2:35pm: First Day of School for Grades 1-5
  • Thursday, August 17th: First Day of School for Kindergartners
  • Saturday, August 26th 11am-2pm: District 59 Back to School Event at Holmes Junior High. Lots of fun games, inflatables and hot dogs.  And it’s free!  Please consider volunteering some time at this event and helping with our PTO booth and game, sign up here –> PTO August Back to School Events
  • Thursday, August 31st 7pm-8pm: Our 1st PTO Meeting of the Year!  We meet in the Forest View Staff Lounge across from the Office, next to the LRC.  Come find out about all the exciting events planned for the school year!

 

Role of the PTO

Through fundraising activities, the PTO is able to sponsor a wide spectrum of activities for our children and their families, and to provide numerous gifts to the school and aid our community. PTO funds have helped sponsor field trips, birthday books, provide 5th grade commemorative shirts, plaques and outings, playground equipment, technological equipment and much, much more. Parents and teachers are always working together make these gifts possible.

Membership

All parents and teachers are considered general members of the PTO. No dues are charged for membership. Parent support is needed for various programs and fundraisers. Every parent is welcomed!  Parents are encouraged to attend meetings and to participate in activities as possible. Please contact the PTO President or the school office if you have any questions regarding the PTO.

2017-2018 Meeting Schedule – Meetings are held at 7pm in the Forest View staff lounge which is located across from the main office, next to the library).  We usually have free baby-sitting for those preschool aged and older.

Upcoming Meetings:

Thursday, August 31st

Thursday, September 28th

Thursday, October 26th

Thursday, November 30th


The current Executive Board members for the 2015-2016 school year are:

  • Korrin Anderson and Amy Procarione, Co-Presidents
  • Kim Bronder, First Vice President
  • Anna D’Souza, Treasurer
  • Anne Hansen, Recording Secretary

For a list of current Committee Chairs and roles, click here.  There are still several open positions and opportunities to get involved.

To see more about what we do, download our flyer.

Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions.

 

Past Meetings:

August 31, 2016- Minutes

October 4, 2016- Minutes

November 3, 2016- Minutes

December 6, 2016- Minutes

February 6, 2017- Minutes

March 6, 2017- draft Minutes

2015-2016 Meeting Summaries 

Forest View’s Parent Teacher Organization is a partnership between parents and teachers, working together to encourage a closer relationship between the home, the school, and the community. Our main goal is to provide our children with the highest quality education available.


what’s Happening at Forest view?!

Upcoming Events (school sponsored events in blue):

  • Tuesday, August 8th 6pm-7pm: Kindergarten Play Date – Incoming Kindergartners and parents meet at the playground behind Forest View for unstructured play time and a snack.
  • Wednesday, August 9th 6:30pm-8pm: New Family Night (for new students in Grades 1-5)
  • Thursday, August 10th 5:30pm: School Supply Kit Sorting – Sign up here to help –> PTO August Back to School Events
  • Thursday, August 10th 7pm-8pm: Early School Supply Kit Pick-up – Please stop by the Forest View multi-purpose room (near the playground) to pick up your child(ren)’s supply kits that you pre-ordered.  Kits can also be picked up the night of the Ice Cream Social.
  • Monday, August 14th 6:30pm-8pm: Ice Cream Social/School Supply Drop-off – Stop by the Forest View multi-purpose room for a refreshing frozen treat and socializing.  The hallways will be open for you to drop your children’s supplies off and teachers will be present as well.  Don’t forget to label supplies in advance!  Sign up here to help –> PTO August Back to School Events
  • Wednesday, August 16th 8:45am-2:35pm: First Day of School for Grades 1-5
  • Thursday, August 17th: First Day of School for Kindergartners
  • Saturday, August 26th 11am-2pm: District 59 Back to School Event at Holmes Junior High. Lots of fun games, inflatables and hot dogs.  And it’s free!  Please consider volunteering some time at this event and helping with our PTO booth and game, sign up here –> PTO August Back to School Events
  • Thursday, August 31st 7pm-8pm: Our 1st PTO Meeting of the Year!  We meet in the Forest View Staff Lounge across from the Office, next to the LRC.  Come find out about all the exciting events planned for the school year!

 

Role of the PTO

Through fundraising activities, the PTO is able to sponsor a wide spectrum of activities for our children and their families, and to provide numerous gifts to the school and aid our community. PTO funds have helped sponsor field trips, birthday books, provide 5th grade commemorative shirts, plaques and outings, playground equipment, technological equipment and much, much more. Parents and teachers are always working together make these gifts possible.

Membership

All parents and teachers are considered general members of the PTO. No dues are charged for membership. Parent support is needed for various programs and fundraisers. Every parent is welcomed!  Parents are encouraged to attend meetings and to participate in activities as possible. Please contact the PTO President or the school office if you have any questions regarding the PTO.

2017-2018 Meeting Schedule – Meetings are held at 7pm in the Forest View staff lounge which is located across from the main office, next to the library).  We usually have free baby-sitting for those preschool aged and older.

Upcoming Meetings:

Thursday, August 31st

Thursday, September 28th

Thursday, October 26th

Thursday, November 30th


The current Executive Board members for the 2015-2016 school year are:

  • Korrin Anderson and Amy Procarione, Co-Presidents
  • Kim Bronder, First Vice President
  • Anna D’Souza, Treasurer
  • Anne Hansen, Recording Secretary

For a list of current Committee Chairs and roles, click here.  There are still several open positions and opportunities to get involved.

To see more about what we do, download our flyer.

Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions.

 

Past Meetings:

August 31, 2016- Minutes

October 4, 2016- Minutes

November 3, 2016- Minutes

December 6, 2016- Minutes

February 6, 2017- Minutes

March 6, 2017- draft Minutes

2015-2016 Meeting Summaries (need es)