PTO

The BIS PTO is an opportunity for the home and school to come together in the interest of all BIS students and faculty. Our goal is to foster a cooperative learning environment so that we can promote the academic, social and emotional growth of our children.

INVOLVEMENT

Stay Connected by following the PTO on Facebook Batesville Intermediate School PTO or sending e-mail to bispto@batesville.k12.in.us.

The PTO welcomes parent/guardian participation in monthly PTO meetings which will be held on the following dates and times.  All meetings are held in the BIS Media Center (library):

Aug. 14, 2019 @ 3:10        Jan. 8, 2020 @ 3:10

Sept. 11, 2019 @ 3:10        Feb. 12, 2020 @ 6:00

Oct. 9, 2019 @ 6:00            Mar. 11, 2020 @ 3:10

Nov. 13, 2019 @ 3:10        Apr. 8, 2020 @ 3:10

Dec. 11, 2019 @ 3:10        May 13, 2020 @ 3:10

Parent volunteers for sponsored events such as classroom parties, student field trips, and PBIS (positive behavior) reward events are encouraged.  Information on the dates and times of these special events will be communicated within the principal’s weekly e-mail and/or by the classroom teachers.  Any parents volunteering for these special events must have a completed background check on file with the BIS office for the safety of all our students.

FUNDRAISING

In addition to an annual student fundraiser, parents/guardians can help the PTO earn money through the following sources:

Kroger Community Rewards – earn money for our school every time you shop at Kroger using your Kroger Plus card…without losing your Fuel Points and/or digital coupon savings. Visit www.kroger.com/communityrewards and select “I’m a Customer”.  Sign-in to your Kroger account, click on “Enroll” and search for “Batesville Intermediate School PTO”. Hit “Enroll” and donate every time you shop!

 

Box Tops and the Box Top Bonus App – cut out Box Tops from participating products and send them to school with your student.  The Box Top App can be downloaded to your phone to help BIS earn even more money from your grocery receipts when you buy participating products.

Coca-Cola Give (previously My Coke Rewards) – turn your Coca-Cola product purchases into donations to BIS. Visit coke.com/give/schools, select Batesville Intermediate School and scan or enter product codes from participating Coca-Cola products. Or simply send in Coca-Cola product bottle caps or the codes from Coca-Cola boxes to BIS with your student.

Amazon Smile – earn money for our school every time you purchase an item from Amazon Smile.  Go to smile.amazon.com and log in using your Amazon credentials.  Under the heading “Or pick your own charitable organization” enter “Batesville Intermediate School Parent Teacher Organization” then click “Search” then “Select”.  Then go to smile.amazon.com every time you shop on Amazon.  

All proceeds earned go straight back to the BIS students and staff!