Upcoming Meetings 
Union Grove Elementary School library
Beginning at 6:00PM:
Thursday, December 12, 2013 in the gym for the Holiday Musical Program 
 
Meetings usually last about an hour and are open to all parents and staff members.  Parents are encouraged to come and share your ideas! 
 

 
Fundraisers and Other Events:
 
*Rock For Rent  (ongoing)
Celebrate a special occasion by decorating our new school spirit rock.  The cost is $20 per week.  The rock will be rented on a first-come, first-served basis.  To rent the rock, you must fill out an application (available in the school's office).  Checks should be made to the Union Grove PTO. 
 
 


For Sale:
There are items for sale available in the school office.  Please stop by to take a look at the t-shirts, etc.
Last year's Tiger Trot t-shirts $2
This year's Tiger Trot t-shirts $5
White short-sleeved shirt with tiger on back $5
Tie die shirt $10
Hoodies $20
Stadium seats
Bags $2
Shorts $2
 
  

 
2012-13 PTO Board
Position
Member
President

Ken Tallent
Vice President
 
Jessica Sears
 
 
Treasurer
 
Traci Hendren
 
Secretary
 
Anita Vargas
 
Communications/PR Coordinator
 
Jodi Gibson
Teacher Representative

DeNeil Suarez
 
Principal
Kelley James
kjames@iss.k12.nc.us
If you are interested in serving on the board, please contact one of the members or call the school office for more information.
 


Money Raised for the 2013-14 School Year
School Spirit Merchandise 
Cookie Dough Sale $3,600
Fall Festival $2,200
Spirit Rock 
 
PTO Accomplishments and Plans Where Does The Money Go When You Support Your PTO?
  • Laser printers for Accelerated Math $1,410.85 With state and county budget cuts, the PTO is now being asked to provide funds for items that were once paid for by other sources.
  • New AR Rewards Store $300
  • Catawba Science Center Programs for K-5 students $1,727.94
  • Teacher Gift Cards $1,400 for purchasing classroom supplies
  • K-2 Tweetsie Letterland Railroad Field Trip $1,296 PTO paid half of the total cost for each child attending
  • Staff Member of the Month Gifts for Year $200
  • Donation to the Save our Schools Rally
  • Robotics kits
  • 5th Grade Graduation supplies
  • SMARTboards for classrooms
  • Breakfasts, lunches, & supplies throughout the year for teachers and students
  • Main entrance and Highway 901 school signs
Last Modified on November 21, 2013
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