What does the Roberts PTO fund?



Your PTO contributions are put to the best use possible, in consultation with the principal, the PTO Budget Committee and the PTO Executive Committee. Below is a detailed description of where your dollars go.


Technology: Funds to purchase iPads, laptops, SmartBoards, and other technology that is used by your children and their teachers in the classrooms.


Staff Professional Development: Funds to send teachers and staff to ongoing professional development workshops and conferences, including IB training and math program training.


Curriculum Enrichment: Funds the IB program fees, an artist in residence, three musical productions each year, and the school newspaper. 


Teacher/Staff Appreciation Events: The PTO hosts bi-monthly staff appreciation lunches and provides teacher appreciation week gifts to show our wonderful teachers and staff how much we appreciate them.


Community Events: The PTO hosts the ever-popular International Festival, Community Night, and Lunar New Year celebration each year which are free of charge and open to the entire Roberts community. 


Grounds and Building Maintenance and Improvements: Funds to maintain the grounds on a regular basis.


Classroom Supplies: The PTO provides funds to each teacher to purchase supplies to use in classroom instruction throughout the year.


Science Lab Supplies: The PTO provides supplies for science lab lessons.


International Garden and Outdoor Classroom: The PTO provides supplies for each class to plant vegetables in the International Garden twice a year and to maintain the garden and outdoor classroom on a regular basis.


Hospitality: Refreshments at PTO events throughout the year.


Workroom: Supplies in the teacher workroom.


Special Projects: One-off projects. Usually larger in scale. Some recent examples are resurfacing basketball court, resurfacing gaga ball, turf by gaga ball, and re-sodding of the soccer field and surrounding areas, repainting interior of building and more! 







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