PTO News

RMAE Spirit Wear is on sale now!

Help support the PTO, and look good doing it, by purchasing some of our brand new Spirit Wear. This year you can sport the RMAE logo in some fun new colors available in t-shirts, hoodies, performance T-shirts, blankets, totes, and beanies. You may also want to wear the annual artwork logo, which looksgreat on our heather grey t-shirts and hoodies. Stop by to see some samples displayed outside of the library. Spirit Wear can be worn instead of uniforms on Spirit Days (the 3rd Thursday of every month).

Order forms were sent home in Friday Folders or you can download a form. All orders are due back to the office by Friday, September 18th.

What is PTO?

Parent Teacher Organization. The RMAE PTO includes all parents and/or legal guardians of students who currently attend RMAE elementary/middle school and preschool, as well as all current faculty and staff of RMAE. RMAE enjoys outstanding involvement of parents in many ways.  It is through this support that we are able to provide extra programs, projects, activities, etc.

RMAE’s Parent Teacher Organization is invaluable in its purpose to organize volunteers and its support of  special projects and fundraisers for our school.   Please contact the PTO to find ways for your family to get involved.

PTO’s Purpose:

PTO’s purpose shall be to aid the students of RMAE by providing support for their educational and recreational needs and to promote open communication between the administration, RMAE School Board, teachers, parents, and community.

What does PTO do?

Last year, through the efforts of PTO members/volunteers and PTO sponsored events and functions, PTO raised money to support our teachers and students in the following ways:

  • RMAE Staff Training & Conferences
  • Support RMAE General Operating Expenses
  • Additional Financial Resources for Teachers
  • Staff Appreciation
  • Instructional Materials & Textbooks
  • Entrance fees into Educational activities (Spelling Bees ,Young Writers Conference, etc)
  • Funding for Technology Equipment
  • Funding for Science & Lab Equipment
  • Assistance with RMAE’s Financial Obligations
  • Support of RMAE’s Community Building Events (Community Service Day/Music Shows, etc.) 

How to join PTO

The annual membership fee per family is $30. This $30 fee goes directly to programs supporting our students.

What can I do to Support PTO?

You can help a lot by doing some very simple things!

Be A Part of PTO!

Help your child’s school be successful!

Contact Jan Douglas, PTO President, with any questions.


PTO Officers:

Jan Douglas –

Laurie Scheik –

Leigh Ann Margolin –

VP of Fundraising
Amy Jacobs –

VP of Fundraising
Liesl Parker –

VP of Membership
Christine Emery –

VP of Volunteer
Tonje Williams –

VP of Community Service
Rachel Workman –

VP of Middle School Fundraising
Barb Garey –

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