PTO Programs

The Driscoll School PTO is an extremely active and involved group of parents. Whether you join the PTO, donate to the PTO, participate in PTO events, or volunteer for the PTO, you are helping contribute to the many programs, gifts, and opportunities that the PTO provides the Driscoll students and faculty.

Below you will find information about the many programs that the PTO sponsors and plans. Thanks for your involvement in the Driscoll School PTO.

Arts Equinox & Music to My Ears

Arts Equinox & Music to My Ears is a two day celebration of the Arts & Music held each year at Driscoll. From visual to performing arts, world class musicians, and everything in between, the school opens its doors to a wide array of artists from within and outside the school. Our children are swept …

Book Fair

Save the Date: Week of December 11th 2017 The Driscoll Book Fair is held for one week in the fall. Each class visits the fair during school hours: younger grades can write out “Wish Lists”, older grades may bring their own pocket money. Parents can visit at any time, including after school hours. All proceeds—money earned …

DASA

                DASA (Driscoll After School Activities) offers a variety of enrichment opportunities for all Driscoll students, providing one-hour classes in art, science, exercise, technology, music and programming, with the goal of enhancing the learning experience. To learn more about class offerings: http://driscollafterschool.weebly.com Have questions? Reach out to one of our …

Driscoll Science Fair

Save the date for the Driscoll Science Fair: Saturday, March 10, 2017. 10:00 am. For details on registration, fair projects, and logistics, go to: https://driscollsciencefair.weebly.com/ 

Early Dismissal Movies

On each of the early dismissal days, (days scheduled for parent/teacher conferences in the fall and spring), families may sign up their children in grades K-5 for a movie in the Theater from 12:30 to 2:20 pm. These films are listed on forms sent home well before the early dismissal dates. Children in grades K-2 …

Fall Fling

Fall Fling – October 26, 2017, 6 to 7:30pm – Contact: Lakia Rutherford ([email protected]) and Tad Gallion ([email protected]) Description • The school gym is transformed into a dance club! This is a fun and free event where families can talk and dance while they get to know each other. Snacks are provided and there are …

Library Support

Parent volunteers are essential to ensure that library books in good shape and circulating so our kids have every opportunity to find their next favorite book.  Last year, the library circulating 29,000 books,  That’s a lot of shelving! Whether you have an hour every week, every other week or once a month, you can make …

Music To My Ears

MUSIC TO MY EARS:    All Driscoll students are treated to world-class live performances of classical music by parents who are professional musicians. In addition to performing, the guest artists talk about composers, music history, active listening and why they chose music as their career. This is a one-of-a-kind day for all involved.

Room Parents and Village Leaders

          THE PARENT CONNECTION ROOM PARENTS AND VILLAGE LEADERS Room Parents and Village Leaders are parent volunteers who help improve communication channels. Each class has one or two room parents and each grade has a few Village Leaders — the entire grade is one village. Room Parents These parents help the …

Science Solstice

Save the date: December 16, 2017 8:00 am – 1:40 pm. Every December, Driscoll School celebrates “Science Solstice”: a day when the whole school suspends its regular routine to do science. Our goal is to increase students’ enthusiasm and interest in science and technology as well as in becoming scientists. We boost students’ interest with …

Spring Fair

Save the Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 4-8pm, on the Driscoll Playground An end-of-year celebration in a traditional fair style event held outdoors brings the Driscoll community together with games, activities including face painting and food cover the blacktop. The DJ blasts music while the kids fill the air with laughter and screams! The event is open …

Understanding Our Differences

Understanding Our Differences (UOD) is an educational program that teaches elementary school children to develop understanding and respect for fellow students and others with physical, sensory or developmental disabilities. UOD is an interactive disability awareness curriculum that Brookline Elementary Schools teach to all 4th and 5th grades. Each fall students participate in a four part …