• Schaefer PTO

    Executive Board Officers 2018-2019 

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    Amber Geiger
    Lori Henrichs

    Vice President
    Carolyn Howk

    Julia Porfirjeva

    Kate Blaha

    Kristin Flor

    Angela Wolfe


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  • Earn Money for Marie Schaefer 


    With FlipGive, you simply shop online with popular brands like Walmart, Apple, Under Armour or buy eGift cards to restaurants and our school will earn cash back!

    To get started all you have to do is join the school's team and shop. We even earn an extra $5 when you make your first purchase.

    Join the team now: https://www.flipgive.com/teams/107465-marie-schaefer-pto/joins/intro?fundraiser_name=Carolyn+Howk

    Or if you're not ready to join yet here's a list of the brands and restaurants you can shop: https://www.flipgive.com/teams/107465-marie-schaefer-pto


    AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. 

    Simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device, select Marie Schaefer Elementary School PTO as your charitable organization and begin shopping. Every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation to our school!

    eScrip Cards

    With an eScrip card, your family can earn money for our school just by shopping. Schnucks will automatically donate up to 3% of your purchases back to Marie Schaefer when you use your eScrip card, at no cost to you. All you have to do is sign up for an eScrip card and present it to the cashier prior to having your purchases scanned. 
    To sign up, send an email to escrip@marieschaeferpto.org and a card will be sent home with your student.
    3 Easy Ways to Earn for Our Group
    1. Sign Up/Add Cards
    2. eScrip Online Mall
    3. eScrip Dining by Rewards Network
  • PTO Programs

    Amazon Smile
    A Bench for Caps
    Book Swap
    Box Tops
    Bulletin Boards
    Boys Running Club
    Character Recognition Display
    Dining Out
    Fall Fundraiser/Donation Letter
    Family Movie Night
    Fun Fest
    Get Smart With Art (GSWA)
    Gift of Warth Tree
    Girls on the Run
    Grant Writer
    Ice Cream Social 
    Library Liason
    Prairie Farms
    Schnucks eScrip
    Scholastic Book Fair
    School Supplies Kits
    Science Night Chair
    Spirit Wear Sales
    Teacher/Staff Appreciation
    Teachers’ Door Decorating
    Teacher Wish Tree
    Spring Fundraiser
    Tyson Project A+
  • Volunteer Opportunities 2018-19

    Fun Fest Chair
    Fundraising Chair
    Garden/Landscaping Coordinator
    Grant Writer
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    Library Volunteers Needed for 2019!

    We've had a great year in the library thus far. We've even put in an order for more than $5,000 in new books! With that being said, we need more volunteers to help out during classes in the new year.

    You can sign up here:




     Fun Fest Sponsors


    Thank you to our amazing Fun Fest Sponsors! It takes a village to provide our kids with the best opportunities and we couldn't do it without your generous donations!

    Advanced Title Solutions
    Front Step Delivery
    Homes by Janell Schmittling
    Jarvis Electric
    Jen Bortz - Judy Dempcy Homes
    Johnson, Johnson & Nolan
    Lieser Law Firm
    Twist & Bounce


    Fun Fest

    April 26, 6-8 PM

    On April 26 from 6-8 PM, Fun Fest will be bigger and better than ever! Join us for a night of silent auction items, rides, games, food and special activities! Wrist Bands for kids will be $15 in advance, $18 at the door. Parents are FREE! Flyers will be sent home soon! To help with Fun Fest, email us at president@marieschaeferpto.org for more information!



    PTO General Meeting & Elections!

    Join us on May 14 at 6:30 PM for our PTO Meeting.  Executive Board elections will be held at that time, it’s never too late to participate in PTO!


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    Upcoming Events

    April 9: Red Robin Dining Out Night

    April 16: Volunteer Training – 5:30 PM

    April 17: Early Dismissal – 11:45 AM

    April 18 – 22: Spring Break

    April 18: Papa John’s Carry Out / Delivery Dining Out Night

    April 26: Fun Fest – 6-8 PM

    April 29 – May 3: Book Fair

    May 1: Morning Donuts @ Book Fair

    May 2: Evening Book Fair Shop & Art Walk

    May 6 – 10: Teacher Appreciation Week

    May 14: PTO Meeting @ 6:30 PM – Elections

    May 15: Dairy Queen Dining Out Night

    May 27: No School

    May 28: Last Day of School – Early Dismissal @ 11:45