After School Study Hall-open (consider volunteering)
Oversees the monthly scheduling and reimbursement for PTO-sponsored after-school study hall.
Ensures the CaMS Bookstore is staffed on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the year (during student lunches) so they can purchase needed school supplies.
Community Support-Peg Strass
Publicizes our yearlong fundraising program, Box Tops, collects and submits them for reimbursement.
Green Team-open (consider volunteering)
Works with students, teachers, and administrators to promote sustainable practices in our school.
Fall Fundraiser-Katie Lawson
This is the PTO's biggest fundraiser of the year and helps fund many of our PTO activities. Many hands are welcome and needed in September and October. The chairmen coordinate and supervise all aspects of the brochure sale held in September. Organization of the event begins in June with the fundraiser kickoff held in September and the delivery of products in late October.
Media Center-Angie McHale
Coordinates and schedules volunteers to assist in the Media Center (library) throughout the school year. Duties may include laminating, organizing, working on displays, "reading" shelves, and checking out materials for students and staff.
Promotes membership in the PTO, collects money for PTO dues, and compiles membership and volunteer information.
Produces the PTO e-newsletter, the Cougar Chronicles, including collecting, compiling, and formatting articles and posting e-newsletter.
Pantry Packs-Ann Marie Monty and Versper Miller
Coordinates and schedules volunteers to assist with our Pantry Pack Program throughout the school year. Duties may include helping with food donations, sorting inventory, and packing backpacks on Fridays.
Student Social-Michelle Vacker
This committee plans and chaperones the PTO Cougar Kick-off in August. This is held after school prior to the first home football game.
School Board Liaison-Carolyn Martens
Attends School Board Meetings and provides an ongoing dialogue between the PTO and Carmel Clay School Board.
Staff Appreciation-Janelle Scarberry
Compiles goody bags for the various support staff appreciation weeks throughout the school year per the district's calendar.
Staff Meeting Coordinator-Christina Kehlet
Provides delicious treats for monthly staff meetings.
Teacher Luncheons-Christa Watson
Hosts PTO luncheons for teaching staff. Serving, set-up and clean up help is always needed.
You can help support many things PTO funds for the school, such as Clubs, After School Study Halls, Student Socials, and many other PTO-sponsored activities, by joining today for $25 per family. Fill out the Volunteer/Membership Form today!
Pantry Packs donations go to help feed Carmel Middle School students that would otherwise be going without. Select students are sent home each Friday with food for the weekend. They are also given extra food for longer breaks such as Thanksgiving, Winter Break and Spring Break. Please consider donating to this worthy cause!