Frequently Asked Questions
What is the PTO?
PTO stands for Parent Teacher Organization. “Uniting our school and community for a better future” is the focus of the Boulder Creek PTO. Together we can work toward this goal.
Mission: To support and enhance the educational experience, which allows students to flourish in an academic environment
How can I become a member of the PTO?
Great news, if you are a parent or guardian of a child at Boulder Creek you are automatically a PTO member!
In what ways does the PTO help the school?
Each year, the PTO sponsors a variety of fundraisers in which the proceeds are put directly to use for enhancements in the classrooms, curriculum, student recognition, community events, and playground improvements that otherwise would not be possible without the support of our BCES community.
How does PTO raise money?
The PTO has lots of fundraisers throughout the year. This year we are trying some new things such as as Step It Up! fundraiser, golf tour
It is the PTO’s goal to select fundraising events that have a positive impact on our students, while ensuring BCES benefits financially from those partnerships.
How does PTO support our BCES community?
PTO understands that our BCES community is essential to the success of our students and school. With the support of our families, PTO looks for opportunities to sponsor events that encourage family, friendship, and community:
How can I find out what the PTO is up to?
So many ways! The best way is to our Facebook page so you can always be in the loop with important updates and reminders. Here are all the communication methods Boulder Creek PTO utilizes:
- Facebook - Boulder Creek Elementary PTO
- PTO bulletin board in the school office
- Digital marquee in front of the school
How can I volunteer for PTO committees?
You can complete an online Volunteer Interest Form available on the Boulder Creek PTO website. If you have questions regarding events, available opportunities, etc. please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Krissy McKay: VolunteerCoordinator@BoulderCreekPTO.com
How can I become a PTO Board Member or Committee Chair positions?
Each spring parents elect Board Members for the upcoming year. Board positions are posted on the PTO website. If you would like additional information about available Executive Board or Committee Chair positions, please contact the PTO President or Vice President