PTO Committees

  • PTO Committees are listed alphabetically. To learn more about or to volunteer for a committee, please click on the individual committee name or email the committee co-chair(s). If you are having difficulty contacting a committee or would like to inquire about an open position, please email the Oak Knoll PTO President.

     

PTO Committees and Leads for 2022-2023

  • After School Programs

    Set up and manage programs for children to attend at Oak Knoll after school activities.

    Chairs: Rachel Maclay

     

    After School Sports

    Organize Oak Knoll Volleyball and Basketball teams for play in Burgess League.

    Chairs: Ward Bullard, Bjorn Carey, Clara Choi, Mark Hochstetler

     

    Back to School Luncheon

    Provide catered style luncheon to faculty and staff in September.

    Chairs: Open

     

    Book Fair

    Organize and execute the Oak Knoll Book Fair.

    Chairs: Katie Davis, Nora Singer

     

    Community Coffee

    Plan community coffee events at Oak Knoll. 

    Chairs: Komal Goel, Alison Wong, Meredith Nonnenberg

     

    Green Team

    Work with school and students to support composting at school.

    Chairs: Mary Kelly

     

    Cub Scouts

    Assist with the forming of new Cub Scout troops and adding new members to existing troops at Oak Knoll.

    Chairs: Mark Howard

     

    Fall Family Picnic

    Organize a family picnic/event for all Oak Knoll families and staff in early Fall.

    Chairs: Sabah Mansoor, Michelle Eakin

     

    Fifth Grade Field Day

    Organize Fifth Grade Field Day.

    Chairs: TBD

     

    Friends and Family Day

    Plan, organize, and execute Friends & Family Day.

    Chairs: Kristi Cannon

     

    Girl Scouts

    Assist with the forming of new Girl Scout troops and adding new members to existing troops Oak Knoll.

    Chairs: Rebecca Boenig

     

    Graphics

    Create custom Oak Knoll graphic art.

    Chairs: Alison Wong

     

    Hot Lunch

    Coordinate Hot Lunch program and recruit/schedule volunteers to serve hot lunch to students.

    Chairs: Regina Enhuber, Laura Santora

     

     

    International Family Liaisons

    Chairs: Katya Mizrahi

     

    Kindergarten and New Family Welcome Event

    Welcome Kindergartners and New Families to Oak Knoll, and help familiarize them with their teacher, classroom and school landmarks such as the bathrooms, flagpole, playground, and classroom cubby before the first day of school.

    Chairs: Lindsay Nalevanko, Meredith Nonnenberg

     

    Library Resources

    Coordinate and organize the library database and maintain library inventory with the help of a committee.

    Chairs: Laura Low Ah Kee, Melissa Nikolic, Stephanie Rowen

     

    Library Volunteers Coordinator

    Coordinate volunteers to work in school library during class times, recesses, and lunch.

    Chairs: Carey d'Alessandro

     

    Lunch Club Coordinator

    Chairs: TBD

     

    MPAEF Liaisons 

    Chairs: Aly Gay, Laura Low Ah Kee

     

    Musical, 3rd Grade

    Chairs: TBD

     

    Musical, 4th and 5th Grade

    Chairs: Nora Singer, Katie Gardner

     

    Oak Knoll Parents for Safe Routes

    Works with the District and District-wide SRTS Committees to make our streets safer for kids to travel to and from school via bicycle, foot, scooter, etc.  Also manages bike safety programs and activities.

    Chairs: Ryan Padrez

     

     

    Otterwear

    Bring spirited Oak Knoll logo wear to our families each year.

    Chairs: Katie Davis, Lais Priolli

     

    Otter Weekly

    Create and send out the weekly electronic newsletter, The Otter Weekly, to Oak Knoll families.

    Chairs: Laura Low Ah Kee

     

     

    Room Parent Program

    Room parents support classroom teachers by recruiting parent volunteers who help in the classroom, chaperone field trips, and plan parties. Room parents also facilitate recognition activities during Teacher Appreciation Week, help build community among class families, and act as ambassadors of the school.

    Chairs: Alice Mount, Christie Connaghan, Liz Franks

     

    Science Fair

    Plan, promote and execute the annual Oak Knoll Science Fair for grades 2-5.

    Chairs: Laura Webb, Kate Piper

     

    Science Olympiad

    Plan a one day 4th and 5th grade class competition with a variety of science related events.

    Chairs: Mary Kelly 

     

    Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

    Provide catered style luncheon to faculty and staff in April.

    Chairs: Andrea Draper, Liz Franks, Melissa Goldman

     

    Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

    Plan and execute the volunteer luncheon in May.

    Chairs: PTO Board

     

    Website

    Ensure the school website is up to date with accurate information.

    Chairs: Angie Kenny

     

    Yearbook

    Gather and prepare all elements for the annual yearbook.

    Chairs: Danielle Gold, Jane Woodall, Tara Moeller, Christie Connaghan