PTO Purchases

Because of your generous contributions to our Invest In Your Child campaign, the Fun Run, and other fundraising events, the PTO is able to provide Sunset Elementary's students, teachers, and administrators with resources that would otherwise be outside of their budget. Thank you for your continued support.

2017-2018

  • Shade structure for the Kindergarten playground
  • SMART Board replacement and mount for a 5th grade classroom
  • Digital cameras and cases for K, 1st-2nd, 3rd-4th, 5th grade teachers
  • iPad Mini covers for a 1st grade classroom
  • QR coding system, scanners, and wireless booster to improve car line efficiency
  • Replacement walkie-talkies for teachers and administration
  • Door mats for (4) Kindergarten classrooms that open to the playground
  • Registration fee for a teacher to attend a professional development conference

2016-2017

  • Alternative classroom seating ($28,000)
  • Computers on Wheels (COWs) for 2nd, 4th, and 5th grades ($25,000)
  • Education enrichment funds for teachers ($17,000)
  • Chromebooks for 3rd-5th grades (enough for a 1:1 program in 2017-18) ($16,000)
  • Chromebooks for the Library ($2,350)
  • Trade books for 1st grade ($1,000)
  • Wonder Readers for Kindergarten ($1,000.00)
  • Foundations Kit for Literacy Coach ($500.00)
  • PBIS fund ($500)
  • Computer Lab furniture
  • Water fountain and filtration system for the 2nd floor
  • Walkie-talkies replacements for officer, office, and administration and backup batteries
  • Soccer goals
  • Basketball hoops
  • Campus landscaping
  • Teacher/staff appreciation
  • Left-handed scissors for classrooms
  • Art supplies for hallway murals
  • Professional development for faculty

2015-2016

  • Education enrichment funds for teachers ($17,000)
  • Donations for SSES 10 year anniversary celebration ($1,000)
  • PBIS fund ($500)
  • Walkie-Talkies for teachers & staff
  • Computers on Wheels (COWs) for technology in the classrooms ($10,000)
  • 30 mini iPads plus charging stations for 1st grade ($11,200)
  • Backdrop & stage curtain for student performances
  • Technology Teacher Assistant (part-time) ($11,000)
  • Risers for student performances ($1,000)
  • Coolers for class field trips
  • Flower bulbs for landscape beautification
  • Teacher/staff appreciation (over $2,000)
  • Physical Education mats
  • Lost & Found cabinets ($300)
  • Jim Williams parenting seminars
  • New Stallion mascot costume
  • Six Laptop computers for ESL and Special Education ($5,000)
  • Cherry tree planted in honor of former Music teacher Mrs. Sandy Ham
  • 2 Soccer goals ($600)
  • Playground swings
  • Sound System for Gymnasium ($7,500)
  • New rug for every classroom ($10,000)
  • 30 large Chromebooks & cart for Computer lab ($19,000)
  • Umbrellas & Raincoats for car line ($350)
  • PE equipment rack ($400)