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PTO Board
Book Fair
Childcare
C.O.L.A.
Communications/Website
Crocker Cruisers
Crocker Spiritwear
Family Activities
Field Day
Fine Arts
Box Tops
Fun Night
Fundraiser
Hospitality
School Supplies
Volunteer/Homeroom Parent
Yearbook

PTO Board

Working with Committee Chairs, the PTO Board manages the daily organization and activities of the entire Crocker Parent Teacher Organization. Two Co Presidents, two Co-Vice Presidents, two Treasurers and a Secretary make up the PTO Board. For more detailed information about a Board position, contact Carrie Scheidel or Tori Versteegh.

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Book Fair

Manages the fall and spring Scholastic book fairs. The committee will work with a Scholastic rep, teachers, library staff, students & parents.

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Box Tops

Collects Box Tops for Education from drop off locations in the school, counts them and mails them in, by the company set requirements/deadlines twice per year. For more information about the programs, click the following links:

Box Tops can be turned into the classroom teacher throughout the year or the mailbox in the lobby area by the front office.

Box Tops for Education

NOTE: Labels for Education has been discontinued.


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Childcare

Manages child care providers for PTO meetings includes working with 5th grade teachers and students.

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C.O.L.A.

Manages the donations, funding and volunteers needed for the on-going maintenance and enhancement of the Crocker Outdoor Learning Area. Works with staff, teachers, students, volunteers and community partners. For more information, click on the COLA section.

Volunteers are always welcome to help weed, water, plant and sow the COLA area, contact: abbey.lytle@gmail.com
marra.pirtle@hallmark.com
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Communications/Website

Responsible for maintaining a current school volunteer email list. When needed they send out various communications using this list. They are also responsible for creating, maintaining, and obtaining information/content for the Crockerpto.org website and Facebook page.

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Crocker Spiritwear

Responsible for ordering, stocking, publicizing and selling school-related merchandise. This includes creating and sending out order forms and working at various school events throughout the year. For more information, click on the Crocker Spirit page.

Order Form

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Crocker Cruisers

Our student running program, Crocker Cruisers. We are looking for volunteers to help during our lunch recess times on Tuesdays and Thursdays. This is from 11:15-1:00 pm. Please click the link below if you are interested in volunteering.

Volunteer Sign-Up

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Family Activities

Plans and coordinates Crocker family events throughout the school year, such as movie nights, swim parties, skate parties, Wendy’s/Hy-Vee nights, etc. Works with Volunteer Chair to provide volunteers to greet students and families at these events.

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Field Day

Plans and facilitates Crocker’s Field Day, includes coordinating volunteers/donations, designing and running games/activities and working with teachers, staff & students. For more information, click on the Field Day page.

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Fine Arts

Work with teachers and staff to provide fine art educational opportunities to students throughout the year. Some of the opportunities have included poetry readings, ballet/dance presentations, art workshops, etc.

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Fun Night

Plans and implements the Crocker Fun Night in January or February. Planning includes obtaining donations from vendors, sponsors & parents, planning games/activities, managing volunteers and overall event planning. Two Co-Chairs and a minimum of five members are needed for this fantastic event!

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Fundraiser

Coordinates the sales of fundraising products and activities throughout the school year, including collecting and filling orders. Fundraising efforts include our Fall fundraiser featuring Crocker Family Recipe Cookbook, Entertainment books and Spelling/Math Bee challenge.

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Hospitality

Plans and implements staff appreciation events, including monthly events/treats and conference dinners. Staff appreciation relies on donations from parents throughout the entire year!

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School Supplies

Coordinate school supplies kit order forms and sales in the spring, work with vendor to fulfill orders and distribute kits in the fall. For more information, click on the School Supplies section.

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Volunteer/Homeroom Parent

Distributes/collects sign-up sheets used during the “Meet Your Teacher” night and then distributes information as needed to these volunteers. Part of the committee’s responsibility is ensuring all support positions are filled for the classroom and for Fun Night.

Homeroom Parents Corner

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Yearbook

Responsible for creating and publishing the school yearbook. The committee will obtain photos of all major school events, communicate with the yearbook publisher to determine publishing parameters and organize student photos in the yearbook. The committee also sends out order forms and coordinates the distribution of the books once completed.

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