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Want to be a part of your child’s education but can’t volunteer during school hours because you work or have children at home? Get involved in WSV K-8 PTO!

Monthly PTO Meetings

2nd Tuesday of every month
Whitson/Henkle Library  
Check the website calendar for the current month's meeting place.

Free adult-supervised childcare provided for each meeting.
Attending monthly meetings is a fun way to meet K-8 parents and staff while learning about school curriculum, events, volunteer opportunities, and discussing ways to raise and spend PTO funds.

Who Are We?
The White Salmon Valley K-8 Parent Teacher Organization (WSV K-8 PTO) is a group of parents, teachers, and school staff who help to enrich the education of Whitson Elementary, White Salmon Intermediate School and Henkle Middle School students. If you are a parent/guardian of a student in either of those schools, you are already a member of the WSV K-8 PTO.  There are no dues or fees involved. Follow us on Facebook.

What Do We Do?
   Whitson Elementary "welcome back" barbecue in the fall 
•    Assemblies, such as Jefferson Dancers, Oregon Aquarium, & OMSI
    Field trips, such as Oregon Children's Theater & Maryhill Museum
•    Family events: Family Math Night, Celebrations Around the World & Skate Nights
    Spring swimming lessons 
•    Organize and provide scholarships for Zoo Snooze
    Visiting authors and artists
    Funding for many classroom and playground projects, such as the reader board,
      school painting,  a ball wall, and a sound system for the gym

How Do We Pay For It All?
•    Annual Spring Silent Auction
•    See's Candy Sale
•    Spell-A-Thon
   Monster Mash
   Santa's Breakfast
    Box Tops for Education
•    Amazon Affiliate- A portion of your purchase goes directly to our PTO!!! Just click
      the link below and  bookmark it on your computer. Every purchase you make helps our school  automatically.  

For More Information:
    Send questions to
    Get updates by visiting the WSV K-8 PTO Facebook page.
  Join Remind and receive our announcements via email, text, or app notifications.
    PTO grant applications are found here.