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    WHAT DOES THE PTO DO FOR ME?

    The Carmel River School PTO partially or fully funds the following:

     
    • Art Teacher and Materials - Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Field Trips (transportation and entrance fees) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Teacher Stipends (supports class projects/learning materials) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • TK – 5th Grade Assemblies (special topic school assemblies) K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Garden Maintenance and Supplies Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Fall Festival (fair with class and PTO-sponsored booths and games) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Family Art Show (showcases student artwork) Tk K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Camp Sea Lab (overnight sea lab field trip) 5th
    • May Festival (grade-level dance performance by students for parents) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th  
    • Oceans Week (ocean lab/presentations and curricular materials) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Family Oceans Night (families participate in ocean labs and presentations) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Read-A-Thon (week-long reading program for all students) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Otter Cove Store (students redeem “otter bucks” for merchandise) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Staff Appreciation/Teacher Luncheon Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Hospitality (pizza parties, ice cream parties) Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • New Student Pizza Party Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Kindergarten Welcome to River School Playdate Tk, K
    • K & 5th Grade Graduations K & 5th
    • Mother-Son Family Celebration Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Father-Daughter Family Celebration Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th  
    • Garden to Table Cooking Class (provides garden cooking class materials) 3rd, 4th, 5th
    • New to River School Family Welcome Events Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • After School Enrichment Classes K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Science Class Materials Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Blue Crew Supplies 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Spanish Class Supplies K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Library Supplies Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Family Art Night Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • Parent Get-together Events Tk, K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 5th
    • 4th Grade Gold Rush (CA history event) 4th
    • Much, much more