PTO Open Positions

Open PTO Positions

2018-2019 School Year


For more information, please contact

Janelle Edlefsen ( or Angela Daniels (



Auction Committee 

  • Committee responsible for coordinating the Annual Auction and Parent Social fundraiser.
    • Event Management, Fundraising, Ticket Sales, Donation Presentation, etc.


Curriculum Crafts (Grade K)

  • Coordinates and supports curriculum-related craft projects grades K-3
  • For Kindergarten this includes supporting crafts for the Chicken Festival.
  • There are two coordinators for each grade.



  • Communicate with school to update online directory at the beginning of the year and as new students arrive.
  • Coordinate sales and distribution of printed directory.


Educational Enrichment (Grades 2 and 5)

  • Works with the teachers and administration to identify and institute enrichment programs that match the curriculum and goals of the school.


Field Day Coordinator

  • Schedule volunteers and help organize events on Field Day.


Food Pantry Committee and Drivers

  • Help students with food pantry donation collection and driving to the local food pantry.


Library/Book Fair Committee 

  • Coordinate and run the Fall and Spring Book Fairs.
  • Schedule volunteers for help during class weekly library time.


METCO Liaisons 

  • Organize events for our Boston students and their Sudbury friends, including METCO play dates at Nixon.
  • Work with District METCO Director to help connect Boston and Sudbury families through education.


Monster Mash  

  • Committee responsible for coordinating and running Monster Mash.  Areas include:
    • Games, crafts, fortune telling, bake sale, cake walk, costume contest, decorating, etc.


Nixon Gear 

  • Order and maintain inventory for Nixon promotional gear. 
  • Sell gear at various times during the year and at chosen Nixon events.


Picture Day Coordinators 

  • Act as a liaison with the vendor of Photography for our school photos.   
  • On school picture day, assist photographers and help coordinate volunteers. 


Science Fair Committee 

  • This team works to coordinate all aspects of the annual Science Fair.
  • Responsibilities include:  updating the Science Fair website, publicizing the event, recruiting volunteer scientists for the Fair planning set up logistics.


Social Committee 

  • Helps to run the annual Family Picnic in September, Pasta Night in November and Movie Night in January.   


Teacher Appreciation

  • This team coordinates donations and sets up Teacher Appreciation events 4 times a year as well as small teacher “thank you” days around special holidays.



  • Helps update the Nixon PTO website content and posts the Nixon Gazette Newsletter


Wings of Wisdom Coordinator 

  • This is a 4th grade parent that helps coordinate the annual Wings of Wisdom (5th grade graduation) ceremony breakfast.



  • Photographers for each grade level attend events and submit photos for inclusion in yearbook.   



Open Positions
Updated 8-2018
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