The Mission of the Norwalk PTO Council is to support and speak on behalf of the educational needs of all Norwalk Public School children, whenever and wherever possible, to serve as a resource for parents and the community on educational issues, and to maximize opportunities for communication between parents, teachers, administrators, Board Of Education members, government officials and the general public.
Read Around Norwalk:
Thank you so much to the following WONDERFUL readers and schools who participated in Read Around Norwalk, and helped supported literacy in our district the week of April 21st, 2014!:
Mayor Harry Rilling
Police Chief Thomas Kulhawik
Glenn Iannacone, Norwalk Common Council
Dulce Ghandi, Owner, Kumon Math and Reading Center
Fox Run Elementary:
Dr. David Levinson, President, Norwalk Comm. College
Evelyn Cunningham, NPL (Main Branch) Children's Librarian
Louis Schlman, Administrator of Norwalk Transit District
Fire Chief Denis McCarthy
Kristen Oddi, Crunch Fitness
Anthony DiLauro, Exec. Dir., Human Service Council
Fontella Dubissette, R.N., Anya's Head Lice Remedy
Norwalk Police Department Deputy Chief Susan Zecca
Becki Christopherson, Talented Education Suzuki School
Novelette Peterkin-Campbell, Exec. Dir. George Washington Carver Center
Dr. Erik Slovin, Slovin Chiropractic Center
Lorna Sura, The Hour Newspaper
Edward Paul, DDS
Anna Zapp, Star 99.9
Come to our next PTOC Meeting to congratulate NEW AND RETURNING PTO MEMBERS DISTRICT-WIDE, and to celebrate the close out of the school year!
Monday, June from 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Don Carmelo's Mexican Grill
7 Winfield Street
- Approval of last meeting's minutes and financial statement
- Dinner and meet & greet with new and returning PTO Members!
PTOC Volunteer Opportunities:
We are in need of Parent Volunteers for the following tasks:
- Web Design: Maintain and Update
- Social Media: Manage and Update Facebook and Twitter
- Help Recruit Businesses to invest in our high school students:Bridging the gap for students transitioning from high school into the work force
To inquire about volunteering call or text: (203) 981-2000
Norwalk Police Department's Deputy Chief Susan Zecca reads a book to a class at Naramake Elementary school during PTOC's 1st Annual Read Around Norwalk week.
“Detective Nate Paulino from the Norwalk Police Department's Special Victim's Unit does a presentation to the PTO Council on Internet Safety and Online Bullying.”
- Please consider purchasing your school's Spirit Wear & Accessories at www.itownstore.com
They are located right here in Norwalk at 45 KEELER AVENUE where they manufacture high quality and high quantity spirit wear and accessories locally. They GIVE A PERCENTAGE OF THEIR PROFITS BACK TO OUR SCHOOLS!
- Do you know how to publicize your local PTO meetings on public access channel number 88 on Cablevision? Just send an email TWO WEEKS IN ADVANCE with your detailed message to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Kumon Math and Reading Center of Norwalk:
At Kumon, our math and reading programs help children of all ages and levels become eager, independent self-learners. Unlike tutoring sessions, Kumon helps children learn how to learn on their own, and develops strong academic skills. Our students gain a sense of confidence that will help them in the classroom and beyond. For more information or to schedule a free placement test, please visit kumon.com/norwalk or call (203)286-3516.
School Wish Lists
Ponus Ridge Middle School
For Nurse's Office: Unisex Gym Shorts (Various Adult Sizes); Solid Color T-Shirts (Various Adult Sizes)
For School Library: Items For Books: (i.e. Shelves to display books 4 – 6 Tier Wire Tabletop Display Racks, book display holders)
New Desk and Chair for Librarian
$500 For Library Book Repair
$1000 For Books for the Common Core
Library Rug Cleaned