Parent Teacher Organization

The Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is an active community of parents and staff who organise events throughout the school year, which the wider ISKR community can enjoy.

The PTO has 3 goals:

  1. Community-building;
  2. Fundraising, and
  3. Supporting the educational experience and nurturing environment of our children while attending ISKR

2018/19 CALENDAR OF EVENTS

  • August 24 – Ice Cream Social
  • September 6 – Back to School Info Evening
  • October 31 – Halloween Movie Night and Fancy Dress Competition
  • November 17 – Culinary Extravaganza
  • December 7 – Movie Night
  • February 14 – Valentine’s Evening
  • May 17 – Family Spring Fair
  • June 7 – Teacher Appreciation Evening

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The current PTO Committee includes:

  1. The PTO Coordinator – responsible for overall leadership and representation of the PTO.
  2. Communications Coordinator – responsible for internal and external communications and meeting minutes.
  3. Financial Controller – responsible for recording all financial transactions.
  4. Grants Manager – responsible for the Giving Policy and associated procedures and managing this process.
  5. The Service Learning Centre Coordinator – responsible for engaging the PTO with the school’s Service Learning projects.
  6. A Teacher’s Association representative – responsible for representing the wider teacher group.
  7. The PTO Board Representative – responsible for representing the PTO to the Board of Directors.

The PTO Committee is the decision-making body for the PTO and is supported by parents and teachers who actively participate in the regular PTO meetings and get involved in event planning. Committee members are volunteers who hold the post for 1 academic year.

Decision making is based on simple majority vote by the 7 Committee members.