Events & Programs, 2017-18

Thanks to the support of Central Elementary's families through membership, fundraisers, and volunteers, Central Elemetary's PTO is able to offer the following programs and events to encourage family involvement in our school and enrich each student's education.

Banner - PTO news published semi-monthly and sent home electronically.

Beautification - Helping keep Central Elementary beautiful...inside and out.

Box Tops - Save you Box Tops! PTO collects Box Tops twice a year to send in to earn money back for Central Elementary. Box Top deadlines are October 11th and February 7th.

Donuts for Dads (November 17th) - Students bring Dad to school early to share a donut and some fun in the gym before the school bell rings!

Family Movie Night (January 26th) - Wear your pajamas, bring your pillows, grab some pizza, and watch an awesome movie with other Central families in the gym.

3rd Grade Clap Out (May 24th) - 3rd graders march through the halls as other students, teachers, & parents CLAP to celebrate their graduation to Central Intermediate.
Grandparents' Day (Sept. 28th & 29th) - Grandparents are invited back to school to join their grandkids for donuts, coffee, and juice in the gym.

Homeroom Parents - Classroom volunteers host the winter & Valentine's parties, work with the teacher to provide help as needed, and coordinate class involvement with PTO and school events. Orientation on September 8th at 10am.

Hospitality - Appreciation to teachers and school staff throughout the school year - dinner on conference nights, treats for birthdays, and a week of kindness in March to show them how much we appreciate what they do at Central.

Jog-A-Thon (November 2nd) - Our annual big FUNdraiser! Students run laps with their class to earn their sponsors' donations. All proceeds support the school through teacher grants, PTO events, and more throughout the school year.

Morning with Moms (Feb 2nd) - Students share a donut and a few extra hugs with Mom in the gym before the school day begins.

Spirit Wear - No fashion statement beats showing your Spartan pride!! Styles sold throughout the year at events, online, and through preorders.

Spring BINGO - An evening of new and BIG fun for the entire family benefitting the Bixby Outreach Center.

Teacher Grants - Funding teacher grants to help provide the tools teachers need to improve our children's education. Previous grants have purchased books, iPads, software, motor lab equipment, art supplies, and more.

Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) - Encouraging dads and father figures to volunteer for a day at Central to provide a positive male role model for students & show their kids how much they value their education. Watch D.O.G.S. Orientation on September 12th at 7pm.

Interested in volunteering at an event or helping with one of our programs? Email us at bcepto@bixbyps.org