Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

Tom's Farm Flower Sale!

The Grove Junior High PTO is a non-profit organization established for the purpose of enhancing our students’ educational, social, and extracurricular experiences. We are a partnership of parents, teachers, and administrators dedicated to making a difference through volunteerism, community involvement, and fundraising efforts for our children.


President – Erika Borchick
Vice President – Kathy Henkelman
Treasurer – Lisa Groenhof
Secretary – Maria Irizarry

You can reach any board member with the following email addresses:
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]
[email protected]

Grove PTO Bylaw

PTO Meetings

The PTO meetings for the school year are held at Grove Junior High in Room 109 every other month. All parents and Grove staff are welcome to attend any of the meetings, participation is greatly encouraged and appreciated!  Please join us for some dessert and great conversation.

2019-20 PTO Meeting Dates:

September 12, 2019: 7:45 p.m. in LRC (after curriculum night)- this will be a meet and greet to meet the new board and discuss upcoming events and fundraisers for the new school year
November 21, 2019   7:00 p.m.
January 9, 2020   7:00 p.m.
March 12, 2020   7:00 p.m.
May 21, 2020      7:00 p.m.

Stay Connected

Besides emails and this page on the website, there are three other ways to stay informed about the PTO, volunteer opportunities, events, and fundraiser deadlines.


Get the latest announcements to your cell phone.  Choose to receive push notifications by downloading the app or text messages by texting the [email protected] to 81010.

Remind Instructions


Ask to join the Grove Families Facebook group, Grove Jr. High Families.  Not only will you see current information, but this is a great place to ask questions and have them answered by community members.


Follow @GrovePTO


Follow @grove_junior_high_families

Year-Round Fundraisers

Box Tops

Please turn in your box tops, we accept them all year long! Ask your friends and family to clip box tops from hundreds of products and send them to school to support Grove Jr. High! Sign up here to see how much our school is earning, enter online promotions, print money saving coupons, and check out recipes! Be sure to watch your register receipts for “Bonus Box Tops Coupons” and send them with your box tops to your child’s community teacher or the office. Our goal is to raise $1,000 for academic and social programs for our students. Thanks for helping us to make a difference!

Amazon Smile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Grove PTO every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Grove.


Shoparoo is the most hassle-free school fundraiser around. Forget cutting labels or selling door to door to raise money for schools. Shoparoo is a free app for iOS and Android phones that allows anyone to take pictures of their shopping receipts and earn cash donations for their schools!
Just snap a picture of your grocery receipt on your smartphone, and voila, you’ve made an instant cash donation! You can also take pictures of your non-grocery receipts (from clothing stores, electronics stores, restaurants, home improvement stores, etc.) for entries into Shoparoo’s cash donation sweepstakes that can reward a school up to $15,000!

Our Flower Sale has been extended!  Please have orders to Grove by Wednesday, March 13th!