Committees, Projects and Fundraisers

There are many opportunities to get involved in to support our students and staff at Timber Ridge. Our projects and fundraisers are open to members and nonmembers who are parents/caregivers. If you would like to participate in any committee listed below, please contact a chairperson. (If a chair is not listed, please contact PTO Co-Presidents Beth & Jason Arnold.)

Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair held in the fall and spring. Book sales benefit classrooms and the library/media center.
Co-chairs:Megan Thompson, Sara Miller, Beth and Jason Arnold

Blog Site/Newsletter
Information and announcements for members, staff, volunteers and parents/caregivers.
Contact: Beth Arnold and Jason Arnold

Educational Rebates
Collecting, sorting and processing box tops and labels.
Chair: Sara Womacks

Family Nights
Social gatherings for Timber Ridge families.
Chair: Lacey Giunta

Fifth Grade Memory Book/Celebration
Production and delivery of a gift book given to all TR fifth grade students; and planning, implementing celebration activities that take place at the end of the school year.
Contact: TBD

Grant Committee
Grants to teachers for special projects. . For the 2015-2016 school year, the Grants Committee awarded nearly $13,000 to our staff to enhance the student learning experience.
Contact: Jennifer Proctor

Hospitality
Honoring teachers and staff with snacks, meals and gifts on special occasions throughout the year.
Chair: Megan Walterbach

Original Works
Sales and delivery of items featuring our students’ art.
Chair: Michelle Lange

Purple Party
JCSD-wide carnival held late January 2018 at the Johnston High School.
Chairs: Stacey Schuurmann

School Supply Kits
Student school supply kit sales and delivery.
Chair: Beth Reese and Adam Szymczuk

Summer Reading Splash
Student summer reading rewards program held near the beginning of the school year.
Chair: Lauren Templeman

Yearbook
Sales, production and delivery of Timber Ridge’s all-school yearbook.
Chair: Alex Karajic