The PTO provides a connection between school and family. It supports teachers in the classroom, supplements school and classroom environments and prides itself in creating memorable moments for students, staff and families at Onahan School. PTO support is made possible by fundraising and membership dues.
BIRTHDAY BOOKS (YEAR-ROUND) Happy birthday from the Onahan PTO! Every Onahan student will receive a free Scholastic book for their birthday!
FLASH SALES (YEAR-ROUND) Flash sales will pop up throughout the school year. PTO will be selling treats after school, the cost will be $1. Items will vary and sales will be advertised on Onahan's Facebook page, as well as, gmail. Proceeds will go toward general PTO expenses.
UNIFORM EXCHANGE (YEAR-ROUND) Buy gently used school and gym uniforms are for sale year-round. The Uniform Exchange table is set up at Fee Days, Open House, 1st and 3rd quarter report card pick up and by appointment. All items are $1! Donations are welcome and accepted year-round, drop them off in the office!
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION FUNDRAISER (YEAR-ROUND) Box Tops can be found on hundreds of products. Clip from each package and send them to school or hold onto them for an Onahan-sponsored contest. Each Box Top is worth $0.10 for Onahan School. Money accrued is used to purchase recess equipment.
CLASSROOM GRANTS (YEAR-ROUND) The PTO generously supports our children’s experience in the classroom. Onahan teachers may submit receipts to the Onahan PTO for a $150 reimbursement of new classroom supplies.
YUBBLERS BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLIES (SUMMER) Purchase your school supplies through the Yubblers Website and a portion of sales goes to the PTO.
BACK TO SCHOOL BAGS BASH AND PICNIC (SEPTEMBER 16) Bring your picnic great and come enjoy a Family Friendly Bags Tournament. There will be a DJ, Dancing, Organized Kids' Games and more. PTO will also be selling hot dogs, chips, and water.
T-SHIRT OF THE YEAR (SEPTEMBER 11-22) Show your Onahan pride with a T-shirt of the Year! PTO chooses a new design each year and shirt colors vary by grade. Shirts are great for students and chaperones to wear on field trips and are approved for gym class. Youth and adult sizes are available. Orders are due September 22, 2017, if you have not received the form click here.
FUN RUN (OCTOBER 30- NOVEMBER 8) Kids will enjoy a pep rally on October 30 along with a week of fun and fundraising; the week will end with a Fun Run on November 8.
HALLOWEEN (OCTOBER 31ST) Halloween fun includes: Costume parade around school, magician, dance and a dance for 7th & 8th graders in the Gym.
SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR (NOVEMBER 14TH & 15TH) For two days, the Onahan Gym is transformed into a bookstore! Families may choose to purchase books from both youth and adult selections. Proceeds benefit the PTO Birthday Book program and Onahan classroom libraries.
VENDOR NIGHT (NOVEMBER 17) Get your holiday shopping done while supporting Onahan. The Onahan Gym will be transformed to accommodate a variety of vendors and their products. Previously, vendors have included, LuLaRoe, Fresh Baked Goods, Wine, Tastefully Simple, Young Living, Local Salons, skin care, and more.
HOLIDAY TREASURES GIFT SHOP (DECEMBER 14-15) The PTO gives students the opportunity to do some holiday shopping for family members right from school. Gifts range from $0.50-$10 and gift wrapping is included. This event is a huge hit with students and lots of volunteers are needed to make it a success.
HOLIDAY GIFT GIVING (DECEMBER) Organized by the PTO, a convenient way to show your holiday appreciation by pooling money together to purchase gift cards for any Onahan faculty or staff member whom you choose.
FATHER/DAUGHTER AND MOTHER/SON DANCES (FEBRUARY) Families get to enjoy a special evening together. Themes and details still to come.
SPRING DANCE (APRIL 2017) Getting dressed up, taking pictures, dancing to the DJ, and making memories with friends – the Spring Dance is an anticipated rite of passage for 6th, 7th and 8th grade Onahan students.
SCHOLASTIC Buy One Get One Free BOOK FAIR (APRIL) The Onahan Gym is once again transformed into a bookstore! Spring special: Buy one item and get another item at equal or lesser value for free! Families may choose to purchase books from both youth and adult selections. Proceeds benefit the PTO Birthday
TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK (MAY) Thankful for their dedication to our children, the PTO showers Onahan teachers with appreciation during Teacher Appreciation Week. The celebration includes: cheering for teachers as they arrive at school on Monday, small gifts, student essays read during morning announcements and a delicious breakfast made by Onahan families.
PRE - K CELEBRATION (JUNE) Preschool students and families celebrate a successful school year and their advancement to Kindergarten!
KINDERGARTEN GRADUATION (JUNE) Kindergarten students and families celebrate a successful school year and their advancement to 1st grade!
8th GRADE GRADUATION (JUNE) Happy Graduation Onahan Class of 2017! A special moment for 8th graders and their families – honoring their educational achievements, celebrating their friendships and Onahan Pride!
PICNIC (JUNE) Together - students, teachers and families celebrate a great Onahan school year! Lunch on the field behind school, music, dancing, face painting, games, popsicles, dunk tanks, laughter and memories – a favorite Onahan tradition.