PTO at a Glance

  • The Fremont School District 79 Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is a non-profit organization run entirely by volunteers. The PTO coordinates fundraisers to provide programs and projects to benefit all the students who attend FSD79 schools.

PTO Facebook Page

  • Looking for more information on what the PTO is up to, and how you can help? Make sure you've joined the Fremont PTO group on Facebook. Simply enter "Fremont PTO" in the search bar and you'll answer two questions to gain entry into the group. Once approved, you'll find detailed committee descriptions, school happenings, volunteer opportunities, and an active community that helps to answer questions. For questions contact PTO@fsd79.org.

Yard Sign

  • Show your Fremont pride with a "Home Of a Wildcat" yard sign. Please email Christie Johnson at cjohnson@fsd79.org for a link to the electronic form, then send in $20 (cash or check made out to FSD79 PTO) to the Fremont Elementary School front office.

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Yearbooks

  • Go to the TreeRing website and enter the appropriate school code below. 
    • Lincoln - 1014426711101475
    • Elementary - 1013800458224776
    • Intermediate - 1013796340032918
    • Middle - 1013842811333328

    For more information or questions contact:

    Lincoln Yearbooks email Janelle Martinez at fsdvppreschool@gmail.com

    Elementary Yearbooks-contact TBD in the meantime email PTO@fsd79.org

    Intermediate Yearbooks email Jen Arroyo at fsdvpis@gmail.com

    Middle School Yearbooks email Leann Zanardo at leann@zanardos.com

Box Tops

  • It's time for another Box Tops for Education contest! Please send in your box tops clearly labeled with student’s name, teacher’s name, and how many box tops enclosed. Deadline for the winter contest is February 22. Prizes to be announced soon! 

Sweetheart Dance

  • Grab your favorite gal or gals and head to the Fremont Intermediate School Gym for a fun night of dancing and fun on Saturday, February 9 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.! There will be light refreshments, a craft to help you remember the evening and a photo shoot for you and your sweetheart. Cost will be $20 per couple, $5 each additional child if your form is received by Wednesday, February 6. The cost will increase to $30 per couple, and $10 each additional child at the door. Click here for the registration flyer.

Electronic Birthdays

  • Everyone in the Fremont School District 79 community can celebrate their child's special day! “Happy Birthday, Your Child’s Name” can appear on the Fremont School District 79 electronic message board on the district's campus on Fremont Center Road. Please fill out a birthday form, available in school offices, or email Christie Johnson at cjohnson@fsd79.org for an electronic form. Send in $5 per child for the birthday message (cash or check accepted) before the birthday is scheduled to appear.

School Store

  • The school store will be open on the following dates:

    Elementary School:
    Jan. 23
    Feb. 6, 20
    March 6, 20
    April 10, 24
    May 8, 22

    Intermediate School:
    Jan. 30
    Feb. 13, 27
    March 13
    April 3, 17
    May 1, 15

Schwan's Food

  • The Fremont School District 79 PTO has set up a fundraising campaign through the Schwan's Cares program. A percentage of every order placed through the Schwan's Cares website will go back to the Fremont School District 79 PTO. 

PTO Meeting Dates

Committee Chairs

  • President: Stacie Brown, PTO@fsd79.org. Stacie is in her third year on the PTO board and has been working hard on the Ways and Means committee as well as serving as the Elementary Vice President. She has a third grader, a first grader and a younger child at home.

    Lincoln Vice President: Janelle Martinez, fsdvppreschool@gmail.com This is Janelle's first year on the PTO board but has been active in her children's classrooms and volunteering at other PTO events. She has a sixth grader, a third grader, a preschooler and a younger child at home.

    Elementary Vice President: Sue Lee, fsdvpes@gmail.com. Sue is in her third year on the PTO board and has been active in her children's classrooms and volunteering at the book fairs and other PTO events. She has a fourth grader, a second grader, a first grader and a younger child at home.

    Intermediate Vice President:  Jen Arroyo, fsdvpis@gmail.com. Jen has been an active PTO member since her oldest child started preschool at Fremont School District 79. She is always willing to help wherever needed. Being an elementary school principal she has a great perspective. She has a third grader, a kindergartner and a younger child at home.

    Middle School Vice President: Sonja Kajohn, fsdvpms@gmail.com. Sonja has been active in the PTO for many years and has a served as the Ways and Means and Box Top Chairs. Sonja has been an integral part in getting the school supply kits up and running.  She has a son in fifth grader and a daughter who is a sophomore at Mundelein High School this year.

    Secretary/Communications: Jen Knop, fsdPTOcommunications@gmail.com. Jen is new to the PTO board, but not to the PTO. She dove into communications when her oldest child started at Fremont and has been involved ever since; also helping out with book fairs, in the classrooms, or wherever needed. She has a fourth grader, a second grader and a younger child at home.

    Treasurer: Christie Johnson, cjohnson@fsd79.org. Christie has been an active PTO member for many years and has volunteered on many of the different PTO committees. She has two eighth graders and a fifth grader. Christie works at the elementary school.