Mission: The purpose of the mary c. Howse elementary school parent teacher organization is to encourage and foster a spirit of cooperation and understanding between home and school and to further the welfare of children in the home, school and community.
Programs: Education, general/other: student/staff allotment: the pto allots each teacher a lump sum and per student stipend for educational items not included in the school district budget. Monies are used primarily for arts and craft supplies.
education, general/other: assemblies: the pto assists the school in funding special assemblies aimed at educating students about important issues including history, health & safety, and science.
education, general/other:educational field trips: the pto allocates a lump sum per student to each teacher to defray costs associated with field trips.
other program services (described in schedule 0)