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Our 2019-2020 PTO Public Meeting Dates:  

All PTO meetings will commence at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.  Please note there is 1 meeting (December 10th) at 7PM with the MEF.

September 13, 2019  - Memorial School Welcome Back Breakfast for parents 

October 25, 2019 - Memorial School 

December 10, 2019 - 7PM - Joint meeting with the MEF at Fieldstone IMC

January 31, 2020 - Memorial School 

March 20, 2020 - Fieldstone Middle School 

May 29, 2020 - Memorial School 


PTO meetings are a great opportunity to get full updates on past, current and future PTO events, discuss new opportunities for involvement as well as receive updates from our Administration on the happenings our schools.  

The Montvale Educational Foundation (MEF) is our partner organization. Please visit www.mef4kids.org for information.  

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Montvale PTO Committees


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Back to School Night Bake Sale - Fieldstone
Chair:   Margaret Ohnikian
Bells and Whistles Fundraising
Chair:   Helpdesk
Description:   This committee is responsible for tracking the sales of the Paperless PTO Bells and Whistles fundraising program.
Hot Food Fridays - Memorial
Chair:   Thea Ignatiou

Serve Bagels and Sandwiches

Hot Food Mondays (Pizza) - Fieldstone
Chair:   Gia Romano and Heidi Davis

Serve pizza 1 Monday a month. 2 hour time committment.

Hot Food Mondays (Pizza) - Memorial
Chair:   Gia Romano, Heidi Davis and Gina Fasulo

Serve Pizza at lunch 1 Monday a month. A 2.5 hour committment.

Ladies Night Out
Library Committee
Chair:   Jessica Panagiotou Chair

On this committee, you will assist the students with checking out books, reshelving books, keeping library organized and any other duties required by Mrs. Westervelt.  


This committee manages PTO membership

PTO Meeting Minutes
Chair:   Board Members
Screenagers Documentary
Chair:   Samantha D'Auria
Winter Carnival
Chair:   Michele Singer and Deana Festa

This event is not to be missed!  Carnival games, loads of prizes and fun, fun, fun!

We need plenty of volunteers to help with the games.  Students from the Middle School and High School can volunteer for the games.   

YearBook Committee 2019-2020
Chair:   Heather Kaplan and Zarine Alizade

This committee will assist the Chair with gathering photos, acquiring advertisements from local businesses and parents wishing to send messages to their children and putting together the final product of the yearbook.  This committee will also assist with distributing yearbooks.  

2020 4th Grade Picnic Committee
Chair:   Deb Stephans

A traditional celebration to mark the end of the 4th graders time at Memorial Elementary School.

2020 8th Grade Mixer
Chair:   Chairperson : Deborah Giammanco

8th Graders from Montvale and Woodcliff Lake meet and greet. 


7th Grade Parent Chaperones for 8th Grade Dance
Chair:   Chair Person not needed

This committee is made up of 7th grade parents who will chaperone this year's 8th Grade Dance on June 11, 2020.  In addition to chaperoning the dance, this committee is also responsible for taking pictures of the children the night of the event as well as downloading the photos on Snapfish.  This is a great opportunity for the 7th Grade Parents to see what the dance is about and to get ideas for the dance for their own children for next year.

Very easy committment.  Perfect for someone who works full time!  

Fieldstone Fridays
Chair:   Dina Vigilante and Teresa Barry

Fieldstone Fridays are a great way for the kids to get out and see their friends in a safe and fun environment.  Snacks, DJ and other activities are planned.

Volunteer to help chaperone the events.  Usually help on 2-4 Fridays throughout the school year.

Back-To-School Night Bake Sale Fundraiser - Memorial
Chair:   Maureen Sutton

Back to School Night Fundraiser  This has been a successful PTO fundraiser and tradition for many years. Please volunteer to help price and/or sell various items to kick off the school year.  

Book Fair - Memorial School
Chair:   Nicole Petrillo and Lisa Negrotto- Co-Chairs

Your help is needed to sell books and related items to students at the Memorial School, usually scheduled in the winter.

 One or two hour shifts are usually scheduled.


Box Tops & Labels for Education
Chair:   Barbara Schwartz

During the school year, school families collect “Box Tops for Education” from General Mills products. Volunteers help collect the Box Tops from the schools, count them, and mail them for reimbursement.

The first half of the year is the "Treasure Box". where children pick a prize for filling up a sheet.

The second half of the year the students will celebrate their school year collection with a special "Box Tops Thank You Lunch" during Field Day!!!

Fieldstone Book Fair
Chair:   Ashley Gibson, Ruby Upali Biswal - Co-Chairs

On this committee, you will help students with purchasing books.  You will also assist with setting up the Book Fair for display and dismantling the display when the Book Fair is over.  This is a great opportunity to see what books are for sale and get some great books for the kids!


Holiday Boutique - Memorial School
Chair:   Melissa Richman, Christie Aiello, Jenn Fish

On this Comittee, you will assist with setting up the display for the Holiday Boutique, assist students in purchasing holiday gifts for family and friends, and dismantling the displays on the last day of the sale.  Volunteers are needed in several shifts so you do not have to be their for the entire day.  

Hot Food Fridays - Fieldstone
Chair:   Tara Hill

Help serve Sandwiches & Bagels - Two hour shift

2019 Ice Cream Social - Memorial School
Chair:   Melissa Richman, Christie Aiello, Jenn Fish

This year the Ice cream solcial will be September 20, 2019 0Fun, games and make-your-own sundaes! A great night out for the whole family. Volunteers are needed to: help collect ice cream order forms, set up, and serve on the night of the social.  We also need volunteers to help with tattoos, face painting and chaperoning.

International Day
Chair:   Alexandra Fischer and Christie Aiello

This is a special day where parents provide approved tastings from their respective countries of origin.  We have had many Countries represented in the past including, Armenia, China, Greece, Ireland, India, Japan, United States and many more!  We welcome all parents to get involved on this day.  

Kidstuff Coupon Book Fundraiser
Chair:   Jennifer Russo

Volunteer to help with the sale of Kidstuff Coupon books at Memorial School. Books will be sold this year at back to school night so the committment is just for an hour or 2 on September 19th. 

Memorial School Art Fundraiser
Chair:   Maureen Sutton

Last year we held a fundraiser with the assistance of our Fabulous Art Teacher Mrs. Escofferey in creating and selling wonderful lasting pieces of Art for purchase by parents for gifts.  This is a great, easy fundraiser that will be treasured for years to come.  

PTO Bulletin Board - Memorial School
Chair:   Gina Fasulo

Someone is needed to help update/decorate the school bulletin board at Memorial School and to keep it current.  

PTO Scholarship Committee
Chair:   Susan Buonocore

Works with staff and Administration to handle submissions, judging, and presentation of winners for the following Ethel Stalter Scholarship.

School Toolbox
Chair:   Cindy Merlino

Chairpersons are needed to submit orders, coordinate unpacking & distribution

Volunteers are needed to help unpack, and sort toolboxes for all students who ordered. Distribution at Memorial School.

Summer Book Fair - Memorial School
Chair:   Nicole Petrillo, Lisa Negrotto

Your help is needed to sell books and related items to students at the Memorial School, usually scheduled towards the end of the school year.

 One or two hour shifts are usually scheduled.

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon - Fieldstone
Chair:   Kristen Driver and Kristen Babb

Committee volunteers prepare and serve a festive lunch for the teachers and staff at Fieldstone. It is a way to thank all our teachers for their hard work during the school year. Please consider volunteering.

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon - Memorial School
Chair:   Debra Stephans & Dina Madonick

Committee volunteers help prepare and serve a festive lunch for teachers and staff at Memorial School. It is a way to thank all of our teachers for their hard work during the school year. Please consider volunteering, it's such a great way to spend some time with the teachers and administration.  

Teacher Welcome Back Breakfast
Chair:   Judith Thomas

The PTO provides breakfast to the teachers on their first day back.        This is a wonderful tradition that could not take place without the help of all volunteers who provide home made and purchased items for this breakfast. Please sign up to help this year.  


Web Advertising/Sponsorship Committee
Chair:   Chairperson Needed please contact debra.k.stephans@gmail.com if interested

We are looking for someone to head up this committee.  This committee is responsible for recruiting local vendors and asking them to advertise or sponsor us on our website.

Yankee Candle Fundraiser
Chair:   Maureen Sutton

Volunteers are needed to help sort through order forms and to distribute merchandise on scheduled pick-up dates.