About the Dickinson PTO

What is the PTO? 

PTO stands for “Parent Teacher Organization.”

Our mission is to bring families, school and community together to enhance and enrich the educational opportunities for all children at Dickinson.

We provide our school with funds, programs, resources & services that will maximize the education of every child and benefit the school.

Who is the PTO?

Every Dickinson parent, staff member and teacher are automatically a member of the Dickinson PTO.

We encourage every PTO member to become involved as much or little as they are able! 

What does the PTO do?

The PTO provides monetary or volunteer support to...

Back to School Social     

Grandparents Week

Vision & Hearing Screenings

Holiday Gift Shop

Fall Family Dance

Book Fairs

Field Trips

Family Movie Night

Picture Day

Teacher Appreciation Week

Spirit Wear

Mardi Gras

Redbird Rally

And so much more…

Why Should I Get Involved? 

  • It's a great way to meet teachers, staff & other parents.

  • Become better informed about school issues and activities.

  • Parent involvement positively impacts your child’s education.

  • You can make positive improvements at our school.

  • You can be as involved as much or as little as you would like to be.

  • It is rewarding and fun.

  • You will help strengthen the Dickinson community.

  • We need you!

Meet the PTO Executive Officer Committee


Betsy Hornseth


Email Betsy
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Katie Carviou



Mae Richter

Vice President


Brandy Tollefson



Andrea Van Stedum


Contact the PTO

Questions? Comments? Want to get involved?

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