About the PTO

It is the purpose of the PTO to promote education of the highest quality by working with parents, teachers, students, administrators and the community in the following ways:

  • Facilitate and encourage cooperation between teachers and parents
  • Facilitate and encourage parental involvement in school-related activities that require the services of assistants or volunteers
  • Support projects that contribute to the general welfare of the students and school.
PTO meetings are usually held the first Friday of the month at 9:15 AM.
Click here to see a list of our meeting dates and times for the 2016-2017 school year.  Everyone is welcome to attend PTO meetings.

Bylaws

Download bylaws here: Roosevelt PTO Bylaws

Mission Statement

The PTO actively supports and enhances the education of the children of River Forest School District 90. We function as a channel for communication between home and school. As such, the PTO conceives, develops, funds and executes programs:

  • To enhance and enrich the learning environment
  • To offer fun and educational opportunities for the family
  • To model and encourage community service
  • To provide exposure to areas outside the curriculum

The PTO actively supports and enhances the education of the children of River Forest School District 90. We function as a channel for communication between home and school.  As such, the PTO conceives, develops, funds and executes programs:

Communication Activities
Roosevelt Review
LLC and office support staff
Parent Enrichment Evenings

Extra-Curricular Activities
5th & 6th Grade-level activities
7th & 8th grade dances
Graduation activities

Fund raising
Fall Fun Fest
Roosevelt Café
Bulldog Spirit items

Instructional
Student Enrichment Assemblies
Computer purchases
Technology hardware/software
Instrumental Music Support
School Musical Financial Support
Adventure Ed Support
School Supplies Scholarship
Library Learning Center Fund Raising Support
Team curriculum projects
Student newspaper
Spelling Bee
Community Service Support and Instruction

Parent-Teacher Relations
Teacher appreciation gifts
Conference night dinners
Classroom/grade level gifts