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2016-2017 PTO Board Ballot
We will be holding the vote for next years DSMS PTO Board on June 13, 2016 at Dixon Smith after the Volunteer Appreciation breakfast.
We do have one position open- Treasurer- if you are interested please contact a Board Member
Here are the current candidates on the Ballot:
President: Rebecca Thomas
Vice President: Heather Staib
Secretary: Ann Marie Fleetwood
We will need new volunteers for other Chair positions: Box Tops, Fundraisers & Communications to start off the school year.
Paint a Rock for Your Bulldog
This 2015-2016 Bulldog year is going to ROCK!!! ... Literally!! Our "Rent a Rock" program allows you to paint a message to your favorite Bulldog! First come, first serve basis on dates...application is on the Dixon Smith PTO Facebook page and on this website under PTO files. Feel free to download, fill out, and send in to the front office. Let's show our Bulldog Spirit because Dixon Smith Middle ROCKS!
PTO Committee Chairs
Apparel/Spiritwear - Heather Staib, firstname.lastname@example.org
Audit - Laura Howell
BoxTops for Education – Holly Wyatt, email@example.com
8th Grade Dance – open position...could be YOU!
Fundraisers - open position...could be YOU!
Giant Bonus Bucks – Heather Staib
Grade Lotto - LaVanda Luna, firstname.lastname@example.org
Grants - Executive Board
Hospitality - Elizabeth Eutschig, email@example.com
Ink Cartridges - Courtney Harris
Membership/Volunteers – Heather Staib
Spirit Nights - Courtney Harris, firstname.lastname@example.org & Suzie Good, Goods4pack@gmail.com
2 Liter Soda Bottles
We are collecting 2 Liter soda bottles for the 8th grade science classes. There is a collection box located in the Main Office, please send your bottles in with your students!
A+ Rewards Program
Giant A+ Rewards program is in full swing...where your purchases add up and Giant sends a donation to Dixon Smith Middle at the end of the school year. Believe me, this does add up as Giant sent us a check for nearly $1200 from the past year! Even if your card was registered for Dixon last year, you need to refresh it this year. The link is provided! Thanks Bulldog Families!
Pop Top Collection for Ronald McDonald House
A way for our Dixon-Smith Middle School family to give to our community! Save and send in those soda can pull tops! We are filling the jug to the top!!
Rock Rental Form Update
The Rock Rental Form has been updated with Mrs. Fleetwood's new email address Fleetwood25@verizon.net
From Our Bulldog House to Yours Recipe Collection
Check out the link to the right under PTO files and check in each week as we add recipes from our staff, PTO, and parents! If you would like to share a favorite recipe, please send to email@example.com.
All A Honor Roll Volunteer - Help set-up food and serve food.
Apparel Volunteer - Help sell and distribute Bulldog apparel.
Book Fair Volunteer - Help set-up/pack-up, assist students and parents at book fair.
Box Tops Chair - Collect and send to company.
Clinic Volunteer - Help with health screening activities such as visual and hearing screening and shot clinics. Assist nurse in making phone calls or other duties as necessary.
Dance Volunteer - Help sell concessions at dance.
8th Grade Dance Chair - Help organize and set-up dance theme, volunteers, event night, etc.
Fundraisers Volunteer - Help collect and count orders, and distribute orders to classrooms when they arrive.
Giant Bonus Bucks Chair - Collect names and numbers and enter into website to register parents, etc.
Grade Lotto Chair - Buy items to raffle and/or help set-up for entries and raffle.
Hospitality Volunteer - Prepare/donate baked goods/other food items for staff breakfasts, lunches, etc. Set-up and clean-up.
Ink Jet Cartridges Chair - Collect and send to company.
Library Volunteer - Assist librarian by processing and shelving books.
Membership/Volunteers Chair - Help staff the membership table at school functions, enter and keep membership/volunteer database, and help with classroom acknowledgments.
Open House Volunteer - Help with membership table, Giant Bonus Bucks table, apparel sales, attraction book sales, etc.
School Picture Day Volunteer - Make sure classes arrive at appointed time, help keep order during wait, and assist students with hair, collars, etc.
Textbook Distribution/Collection - Help students sign out new textbooks at the beginning of the year and help collect textbooks at the end of the year.
PTO Files - Great Things to Share
We will add a new recipe weekly provide by our talented parents, PTO, and Dixon Smith Staff....you never know what you may find in here! Enjoy! And if you would like to share one of your own, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org! Thanks a bunch!
Buddy Club PET DRIVE!!!
Pop Top Collection!
Rock Rental Form
Parent Information letter for the 8th grade dance on June 10, 2016.