Would you like to be a part of your child’s education but can’t volunteer during school hours because of work or young children still at home? Get involved in White Salmon Valley K-8 PTO!
Monthly PTO Meetings
2nd Tuesday of every month
Whitson Elementary Library
Free adult-supervised childcare provided for each meeting.
Attending monthly meetings is a fun way to meet K-8 parents and staff while learning about school curriculum, events, volunteer opportunities, and discussing ways to raise and spend PTO funds.
Who Are We?
The White Salmon Valley K-8 Parent Teacher Organization (WSV K-8 PTO) is a group of parents, teachers, and school staff who work together to enrich the education of students attending Whitson Elementary, Wallace & Priscilla Stevenson Intermediate School and Henkle Middle School. If you are a parent/guardian of a student in those schools, you are already a member of the WSV K-8 PTO. There are no dues or fees involved.
What Do We Do?
- Whitson Elementary "welcome back" barbecue in the fall
- Assemblies, such as Jefferson Dancers, Oregon Aquarium, & OMSI
- Field trips, such as Oregon Children's Theater & Maryhill Museum
- Family events, such as Family Math Night & Skate Nights
- Spring swimming lessons for 3rd graders
- Organize and provide scholarships for Zoo Snooze
- Bring visiting authors and artists to classrooms
- Funding for many classroom and playground projects, such as classroom furniture, the reader board, school painting, a ball wall, and a sound system for the gym
How Do We Pay For It All?
- Annual Spring Silent Auction
- See's Candy Sale
- Monster Mash
- Box Tops for Education
For More Information:
- Send questions to WSVPTO@gmail.com
- Get updates by visiting the WSV K-8 PTO Facebook page.
- Join Remind and receive our announcements via email, text, or app notifications.
- PTO grant applications are found here.