Support the PTO

  • Thank you for joining Encinal PTO!  

    Our goal is 100% family participation.  Your family's investment and involvement in our PTO supports many of the essential programs and services that enrich your child’s education such as assemblies, field trips, the Science Fair, the Book Fair, community building events, staff appreciation, and much more.

    By joining Encinal’s PTO means that you are contributing to a better education for all Encinal students and a stronger Encinal community:

    • Curriculum & Classroom Enrichment: Academic enrichment including assemblies, field trips, and instructional materials. Literacy promotion through the support of classroom library books and guided reading books. Supplies and equipment for art, music, PE, and science. Classroom and campus needs including classroom materials.

    • Community Building: Fall family picnic, dances, Encinal Community Connections, Family Fun nights, and teacher/staff appreciation events.

    • Communications: Weekly e-newsletter, website and family district directory


    The cost of providing our programs is approximately $250 per child. We appreciate your donation at whatever level you feel comfortable.  Our goal is 100% family participation by October 5.  


    PayPal:  Select an online donation option below.  Note: We have included a 2% fee to help defray administrative costs of processing your payment online.  

Donation Amount
Donor(s) Name(s)
Child(ren) Name(s)
  • Check:  To pay by check, please complete the PTO Membership Form, make your check payable to “Encinal PTO” and mail both items to:  Encinal School PTO, 195 Encinal Ave, Atherton, CA 94027.  Alternatively, you can drop your check off in the Membership Lock Box in the Encinal School Office.


     All contributions to the Encinal PTO are tax-deductible.  Encinal's tax ID is  20-1194660.


    Corporate matching gifts:   Double or triple your contribution with corporate matching funds available through your employer.  Contact your company’s Human Resources department for forms and information.


    If you have any questions about your PTO membership, please contact the PTO Membership Team.


    Support the MPAEF!

    In addition to supporting the Encinal PTO, please also consider making a contribution to our valued partner the Menlo Park-Atherton Education Foundation (MPAEF), which provides vital funding to increase the per-pupil spending in our District. For more information and to donate or pledge online, go to  Please make your commitment to the MPAEF by November 3rd. 

    Thank you for your support of Encinal’s PTO this year!