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Morris County USD 417

Prairie Heights Elementary


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Prairie Heights Parents & Teachers Organization

Prairie Heights PTO

PTO - What is it?  It is an organization open to anyone interested in their school.  It is Parents & Teachers working together to help each other further the education and experiences of our children.

PTO funds many activities for the students, and purchases items for the Prairie Heights buildings.  The following are a few of the examples:

Prairie Heights Twister T-shirts to new students
Book Fair at Prairie Heights 
Field Day for grades K-6
Summer Band Lessons
Summer Swim Lessons
Incentive Programs
School Assemblies
Field Trips
Perfect Attendance/Honor Roll Awards
Accelerated Reader tests and books
Spring Carnival

Our funding for these events depends on the willing and interested volunteers throughout the school year.  

How can I become involved?  It is easy, just  come to our PTO meetings. We are always needing more people with valuable thought and ideas.  We meet 3 times in the fall and 3 times in the spring.  Our meetings are held on Mondays during the following months:  August, September, October, January, February and April.  The meetings are from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Please click on PTO Minutes section for current year meeting dates.

We need you, your presence and input will be welcomed.




Notice of Non-discrimination:   USD #417 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Aron Dody, 17 S Wood Street, Council Grove, Kansas 66846 (620)767-5192