What is the Direct Appeal?

The Direct Appeal is the CPO’s main fundraising mechanism to support Enrichment Programs and Wish List requests. Direct Appeal requests are distributed at the beginning of the school year, and donations may be made at any time online, or by check payable to “Curtis Parent Organization”. Checks may be mailed to the CPO (at the … Read more

How do I purchase a Directory?

Curtis families: this year all directory sales are online via the A to Z website https://atozconnect.com/. If you have not yet verified your family’s information for the directory, the purchase option will show up before you click “complete.” If you have already verified your information (thank you!), you will need to login to A to … Read more

What types of Cultural Enrichment does the PTO fund?

The CPO attempts to fund 1-2 Cultural Enrichment events per year. These events are sometimes correlated with the Curtis One Book program, but may also include other grade-level or school-wide programs that are approved by the administration.

What is the Curtis Wish List?

Teachers and staff submit requests to the CPO for “wish list” items for their classrooms. These are generally one-time purchases, intended to support new initiatives or provide supplies or technology. The CPO Board reviews all wish list requests periodically and either purchases items directly or notifies teachers directly when their requests are approved for reimbursement.

How can I buy Curtis Gear?

Curtis Gear is available during limited windows of time through the Curtis Store. Families will be notified when the store is open and can go online to order gear, which is then delivered at a later date. Limited Gear items are also available at back to school night.

How do I volunteer?

The CPO is completely volunteer run, and we welcome any and all assistance. For more information about volunteering opportunities, please visit our Volunteering Page.