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A Letter From Our FUNraiser President
 

 

 

We are busy having a FANTASTIC year but we need your support!

 

Please join the Benchmark FUNraisers (aka PTO)!

 

We are committed to:

 
  • Raising the spirit of our Benchmark Community.  
  • Raising FUNds for various activities that make our school SUPER EXCEPTIONAL!

 Your membership fee pays for student planners, student spirit shirts and a large portion of  classroom grants.

 

Please join today by completing the membership form click here, attach a check and drop it in the front office. It's never too late to join the FUNraisers!

 

Sincerely,

FUNraisers Team


PTO Purpose:
 
The purpose of the PTO is to enhance and support the educational experience at Benchmark Elementary and Preschool, to develop a closer connection between home and school by encouraging parental involvement, and improving the environment at Benchmark Elementary and Preschool through volunteer and financial support.

PTO Membership benefits:
  • Free Admission to End of the Year Party valued at $25.00/family
  • Chance to have your voice heard and be part of the positive changes for our school
  • Helping to contribute to the community of Benchmark

 
PTO School Contributions:
  • Spent over $6500.00 in classrooms grants last year.    
  • Spends over $1000.00 in planners for all students (1st-6th grade) at no cost to the family each year.
  • Started the ATIF (Annual Teachers Investment Fund) to help increase teacher bonuses. 
  • Provides FREE t-shirt for spirit day Friday for ALL students 
  • Installed storage cabinets in the Music/Library.
  • Provides FREE school directory to member families 
  • Funds the Preschool Harvest Feast  
  • Brought performing arts groups for the entire school to see.
  • Organizes Teacher Appreciation Week. (We've heard it's one of the best around)
  • Purchased three (3) outdoor misting fans for our children.