Executive Committee: 2019 to 2020
To contact a PTO officer: use the email prefix listed by their name and add it to ps9broooklyn.org - i.e. firstname.lastname@example.org
|Raul Rothblatt||PTORaul||Parent to a third grade student & a graduate|
|Nzingah Diallo||PTONzingah||Parent to first and third grade students|
|Maggie Campbell||PTOMaggie||Parent to fifth grade and pre-kindergarten students|
|David Leventhal||PTODavid||Parent to a second grade student|
|Alex Hlivka||PTOAlex||Parent to a third grade student|
First Recording Secretary:
Second Recording Secretary:
|Miles Champion||PTOMiles||Parent to a fourth grade student|
|Krystal Linton||Parent to a fourth grade student and a graduate|
|Nick Peterson||PTONick||Parent to a fifth grade student|
|Abby Clarence, Jordan Feigenbaum, Maggie O'Neill||PTOAbby, PTO Jordan, PTOMaggieO||Parents to pre-kindergarten and first grade students, a kindergarten student, and a kindergarten student, respectively|
Parent-Teacher Liaison (2-5 Grades):
|Julia Daunis||PTOJulia||Parent to second and fourth grade students|
|Maura McHugh Mills||PTOMaura||Parent to fifth and second grade students|
|Edit Szabo||PTOEdit||Parent to two fourth grade students|
|Kyisha Brooks||PTOKyisha||Parent to a first grade student|
|Taniya Gunasekara||PTOTaniya||Parent to second grade and pre-kindergarten students|
|Sarah Maxwell||PTOSarah||Parent to first grade and pre-kindergarten students|
|Carla Rothberg||Parent to a first grade student|
Parent involvement has been, and continues to be, vitally important to the success of our school. The PTO does its part by improving communication between the school and parents, raising funds, and creating continuity from year-to-year for parent volunteers. Please consider running for a position to become an even more active member of the PS9 community!
Elections take place at the last PTO meeting, and all voting must be done in person. Following the Chancellor’s Regulation A660, the only qualification to run is that the candidate is a parent, guardian, or caregiver of a child in the school. Terms are one year long, from July 1st to the following June 30th. For further details, consult the PTO By-Laws.
Co-President (Community): Creates partnerships within the school community and fosters parent participation.
Co-President (Fundraising): Guides fundraising activities at PS9 and provides support by coordinating with the various PTOs committees.
Co-Vice President (Community): acts as a liaison with new families of PS9 and coordinates PTO activities.
Co-Vice President (Fundraising): Supports the Co-president of Fundraising; helps to formulate PTO fundraising goals.
Treasurer: prepares financial reports, makes disbursements as properly authorized, assures that PTO policies and best practices are followed with regards to funds.
First Recording Secretary: maintains the official record of all proceedings and actions of all association meetings. Maintains PTO membership, volunteer, and meeting attendance lists and coordinates with moderator of family listserv to invite new members.
Second Recording Secretary: assists the First Recording Secretary in maintaining the official record of all proceedings and actions of all association meetings, distributes information on upcoming events, and maintains the PTO bulletin board.
Correspondence Secretary: maintains all master documents, creates annual and monthly calendars, and manages and orders supplies for the PTO office.
Financial Secretary: works with the Treasurer and receives duplicates of all receipts to be maintained
Parent-Teacher Liaison (upper classes): acts as a liaison between teachers and the PTO to help communicate the needs of the teachers, students, and their parents for grades 2 through 5.
Parent-Teacher Liaison (lower classes): acts as a liaison between teachers and the PTO to help communicate the needs of the teachers, students, and their parents for grades pre-k to 1.
Parliamentarian: monitors meeting procedure and ensures everyone has a turn to speak.