Join the PTO!

Join the PTO!

Click HERE to find out more about joining the Big Woods PTO and to print out the nomination form!



Box Tops 4 Education

Thank you so much for collecting Box Tops for Big Woods!
Your support makes a huge difference in our classrooms!
Last year your efforts earned our school $3,200!

Click HERE to print the Boxtop Collection Sheet.

Questions? Contact Ann Ontjes at

Dairy Queen Fundraiser

Dairy Queen Fundraiser





** Visit the St. Michael Dairy Queen on the following Wednesday nights between
6:00-9:00 pm, and 10% of proceeds will go to the Big Woods PTO!

May 17
June 21
July 19
August 16


PTO in Action

  • Apex Fun Run
  • Instructional Materials
  • All School Bingo
  • Field Trip Assistance
  • Conference Night Dinners for Teachers
  • Class Parties ~ 1st & 2nd Grade Harvest Party
  • Arts & Academics
  • Family Art Night
  • 4th Grade Garage Sale
  • All School Assembly
  • Teacher Appreciation
  • Ice Cream Social / Volunteer Recognition Event
  • Volunteer Coordinating

Volunteering for Big Woods and the PTO

If you are interested in volunteering for Big Woods and the PTO, please contact us at . So many of our events could not possibly happen without the extra help from our many parent volunteers. We appreciate any time you can give!

Almost all of our events require a district background check to be on file in the district. Please click on the following link to obtain more information about obtaining a background check.

Board Meeting Dates

***All meetings will take place in the Big Woods Media Center at 7:00pm.

September 12 Meeting Recap
October 10 Meeting Recap
November 21 Meeting Recap
December 12 Meeting Recap
January 9 Meeting Recap
February 13 Meeting Recap
March 13 Meeting Recap
April 10 Meeting Recap
May 8

Big Woods 2016-17 PTO Board of Directors

President: Nikki Kephart
Vice President: Stacey Anderson
Treasurer: Deb Gustafson
Secretary: Erin Byboth
Fundraising Coordinator: Sarah Sieve
Education Promotion Coordinator: Ann Ontjes
Members at Large:
Erin Herbst
Jerian Lind
Amy Slettum
Chrisanna Molesky

Non-voting Member: Sara Bobich, Volunteer Coordinator

Contact us at

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