Where the Money Goes

Your generous donations go towards the purchase of many wonderful items for the school. Your PTO dollars purchased our school’s outdoor sign, the library mural, basketball hoops, and the rock climbing wall to name a few from past years. Our mission is to improve student life and learning at Prairie View with every dollar we raise.


2016-2017 Spending

Projected Budget
$10,000 Dream Big Grants
$5000 Field trip transportation
$3500 Visiting educators
$3000 PV Gives Back Service project
$2300 4th Grade Kindness retreat
$2000 Leveled Library
$2500 Staff appreciation
$9200 PV events (Back to school picnic, Read-A-Thon, Carnival)
$3520 Other

Dream Big Grants
Your generous donations and fundraising efforts allow us to grant classroom wishes submitted by our teachers

Kindergarten – Active Learning Stools, $1200
Kindergarten- Story Telling Kit, $300
1st Grade – Science Experiment Kits, $600
2nd Grade – Zuma Rocker Chairs and Active Learning Stools, $1400
3rd Grade – Zuma Rocker Chairs, $1400
3rd Grade – Tower Garden suplies, $280
4th Grade – Books for Literature Circles, $440
4th Grade – Aquaponics Supplies, $400
5th Grade – Indoor recess games, $150
6th Grade – Drone and book, $920
6th Grade – Cricket supplies, $330
6th Grade – Miscellaneous Science Supplies, $75

All Grades
Special Ed – Zuma Rocker Chairs and Gardening Tools, $400
Special Ed – Problem Solvers kit and Books, $240
Key – Games and Legos, $100
Library – Cozy Reading Chair, $300
Leveled Library –  Scanner, $150
Art – Art Books, $100
Phys Ed – Topple Tubes and Net Stands, $650
Music – Bass Bows, $360
Band – Reeds and Sheet Music, $350
School Nurse – Extra clothing, $50

 


2015-2016 Spending

Budget
$8000 Dream Big Grants (see below for grant details)
$3500 Field trip transportation
$2500 Visiting educators
$3000 Service project (PROP & Avenues for Homeless Youth care packages)
$2500 4th Grade Kindness retreat
$2000 Leveled Library

Dream Big Grants
Kindergarten – Magnatiles, a set for each class $1200
1st Grade – Balance ball chairs, 5 chairs per class $1162.50
2nd Grade – Ipad Microphones, Magnetic Construction Set, K’nect, Legos $1255.32
6th Grade – Non-Fiction Matters – Connecting Non-Fiction and Fiction Books $1200
Key – Board Games $89.03
K-6 SpEd – Social Skills Games $38.99
K-6 SpEd – Social Skills Books $90.80
Music – 2 Xylophones $2860

Thanks to an extremely generous anonymous donor, the following grants were also fulfilled.
– 3rd Grade – Tower Gardens
– Art Books
– Phy Ed – Parachutes and Balls