Why Do We Fundraise & Volunteer?

Below is a list of items that the Woodward-Granger Elementary PTO provided during the 2015-2016 school year thanks to so many participating in our various events and fundraisers throughout the year:

Friday Folders

Back to School “Welcome Back Snack Attack” for teachers

Teacher allowance for classroom “extras” not covered by school budget

Coordination of homeroom parent & party volunteers

Student directory

Field trips for each grade level at no cost for students

Staff Appreciation Week – Luncheon & Daily Events

Staffing Scholastic Book Fairs – over 400 books added to classrooms!

Popcorn machine for Elementary & ELC Events

Technology upgrade including Google Chromebooks and iPads -$14,500

New books for the Guided Reading Program – $2000

New learning center items for Pre-School

WG Clothing orders

Meals for teaching staff during P/T conferences

Scholastic News for each grade level

Family Fun Nights:
Iowa Wild
Superbowl Bingo
Red Carpet Movie Night
Sock Hop

Yearbook

ELC Field Day Lemonade Stand

Reward trip to Pizza Ranch for Iowa Assessment student achievements

Ongoing communication to PTO parents & staff about upcoming events