Contact Information

PTO Committee Representatives 2018-2019:

Executive Board

Co-Presidents:  Gabriela Kroszynski & Bill Kenneally

Treasurer: Zlatena Simeonova Ezzat

​Secretary: OPEN

Communications

Ward Directory: Kathy Shields, Ron Farrar & Sarah Lenz

Directory List: directory.list@wardpto.org

Ward PTO Website UpdatesRashi Khanna

ForWard PTO Newsletter Editor: Anna Kumysh

 

 

 

 

Curriculum Enhancement

Art Committee: Zena Al-Adeeb, Betsy Blazar & Heather Levin

Book Fair: Shana Smythe, Zena Al-Adeeb & Susan St. Pierre

Creative Arts and SciencesRobin Schwartz, Amy Cook, Robyn Barry (Kindergarten) & Ferd van Gameren

Ward Garden CommitteeElizabeth Apgar

Understanding Our DifferencesAlex Chakalis (3rd grade), Alexandra Novina (4th grade), Aoife O'Dwyer (5th grade)

Room Parents: See the PDF file

 

Hospitality, Fundraising & Community Building

CARE Committee:  Diana Hashkes & Sarah Wantman

Political Action Committee:  OPEN

Color DaySara Wantman

Mom's / Dad’s Night Out: OPEN

Special Education RepresentativeChristopher Millikin

Teacher Appreciation: Magda Duchnowska

Crisis Committee: Gabriela Kroszynski and Bill Kenneally

Newton Serves: Raquel Alencar & Yili Dolan

Newton Safe Routes to School: Caitlin Cusick & Sarah Hirzel

Bike Safety Training: Heather Thiessen Philbrook & Charlie Philbrook

Grade Dinner Coordinator: Laurie Ufland

Myster Dinner: Lisa Schwarzberg & Alexis Giannakopoulos
Co-Chair
Beth Hicks, Betsy Blazar, Anna Feldman (Help)

International Night Chair: Not needed for 2018. Please consider 2019/2020!

Teacher Raffle: Gabriela Kroszynski 

Volunteer Coordinator: OPEN

​Welcome Committee: Gabriela Kroszynski, Bill Kenneally & Zlatena SImeonova Ezzat

Welcome Folders: Mónica Shadah

Back to School Picnic: Karen Yee, Susan St. Pierre & Charlene Gillespie

Room Parents Coordinator: Linda Gillespie

Library Volunteer Coordinator:: Linda Gillespie

Box Tops for Education: Shelly Straigt Nissen

Spring Fundraiser—Auction: Magda Duchnowska, Susan St. Pierre & Caitlin Cusick

​Annual Fund Chair: OPEN

Metco Representative: OPEN

Spring Family Picnic Chair: Cheryl Abramson

Lost and Found: Sandra Kelley

T-Shirt Sales: Lisa Kirby

Thanksgiving Food Drive: Ruth Somers

BOKS Parent Coordinator, Volunteers: OPEN

Volunteers for Kindergarten Orientation: Kathy Shields

Playground Committee: OPEN

Artsonia: Not needed for 2018

Community Connections: Angela Brooks, Tara Cunningham

Amazon Associates account: Linda Gillespie

Sport Game Coordination: Diana Cohen

Staff Board (outside Office): Sheryl Kalis and Magda Duchnowska

Volunteer appreciation: Linda Gillespie & Gabriela Kroszynski

5th Grade Parent group coordinators: Aoife O'Dwyer and Susan Giunta