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.

2022-23 PTO Meeting Dates

  • All Meetings will be held in the Middle School Den at 6 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

    August 17
    September 21
    October 19
    November 16
    December 21
    January 18
    February 15
    March 15
    April 19
    May 17**

    ** May 17 meeting will be held off site-location TBD

Halloween Class Party Host Sign Up

  • Sign up now to volunteer to be a Party Host at the Halloween class parties! Halloween parties will be held on Monday, October 31. Party times are as follows: K AM 10:45 - 11:30 a.m., K PM & Grades 1-5 2:00 - 2:45 p.m., Lincoln AM 10:45 - 11:30 a.m., Lincoln PM 2:45 - 3:30 p.m.. Each class party is designated 3 Party Hosts. If more than 3 parents sign up for a classroom party, volunteers will be chosen at random. Please note: All remaining parents who have not been assigned to host a party will not be invited to attend the party.

    The sign up will close on September 30. Volunteers that are chosen to be party hosts for the Halloween parties will be notified on October 5.

Yearbook Info

  • Order your student's 2022-2023 yearbook before September 30 and get 10% off. Use the correct school code from our flyer when you order!

Panera Fundraising Night

  • Support Fremont PTO by ordering from Panera in Mundelein anytime Tuesday, September 27! Show them our flyer and 20% of the proceeds from your order will be donated to the PTO. 

Committee Sign-up

  • The Fremont PTO needs you!! The PTO offers many committees to help serve our teachers and students throughout the school year. If you are interested in joining, please follow the link below. If you have any questions, please email Stacie Brown at PTO@fsd79.org.  ***PLEASE NOTE*** Due to the ongoing changes with the environment, the need for volunteers could change at any time.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0D4AAAAF22ABFA7-20222023

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 (check made out to FSD79 PTO) to the Fremont Elementary School front office.

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Mark Your Calendars

    • The Fremont PTO would love to see you at our meetings this year! Meetings are on the third Wednesday of the month in the Middle School Den at 6:00 p.m. Our next meeting is on September 21. 
    • Jimano's Pizza Fundraiser Tuesday, October 11! More information to follow. 
    • And our Holiday Boutique is back on Saturday, November 12. More information to follow. 

Room Parent Update

  • All volunteers were notified of the Room Parent selection. If you were selected to be a Room Parent, please remember, there is a MANDATORY meeting on Wednesday, September 21 at 6:45 p.m. in the Middle School Den immediately following the PTO meeting. If you have any questions, please contact Stacie Brown at pto@fsd79.org.

Trunk or Treat

PTO Membership/Online Directory For 2022-2023 School Year

  • If you already have an account in Membership Toolkit, thank you for creating and/or updating your Membership Toolkit account last year. All accounts have been rolled over for the 2022-2023 school year but you do need to update/confirm your account information to activate your account. If you do not update/confirm your family information and directory preferences by November 1st, your account will be removed from Membership Toolkit.  

    If you don't have an account in Membership Toolkit, set it up now for free! Once you have created an account in Membership Toolkit your child will appear in the online directory immediately (that's if you choose to do so). To create an account, go to fsd79.membershiptoolkit.com and follow the directions in the attached form (Online Student  Directory Set Up Instructions 2022-2023). 

    To gain access to Online Student Directory your account must be active and you must pay the $15 PTO Membership Fee per family. If you paid your PTO Membership fee thru your TeacherEase account before June 30th, your payment has been confirmed and you currently have access to the Online Student Directory. If you didn’t pay your PTO Membership Fee before June 30th, you can pay the $15 PTO Membership fee thru Venmo @Fremont-PTO; or by bringing or sending the attached form below with your cash payment or check made payable to Fremont PTO to any school front office. The option to pay the PTO Membership Fee thru your TeacherEase account is no longer available. Once we receive confirmation of your payment, we will give you access to the online directory. Please note it may take up to one week to be granted access to the online directory. 

    Don't forget to download the FREE Membership Toolkit app to your smartphone-search "Membership Toolkit" in your app store.

Electronic Birthdays

  • Celebrate your Fremont Student's special day! "Happy Birthday, Your Child's Name: can appear on the Fremont Electronic Message Board. Just complete this form and send it back to any school front office with your $5 payment per birthday message. If you have any questions, please contact Christie Johnson at cjohnson@fsd79.org.

PTO Meeting Minutes

2022-23 PTO Board

  • Stacie Brown, President - pto@fsd79.org
    Tiffany Latter, Vice President of Lincoln - fsdvppreschool@gmail.com
    Elisabeth Reigle, Vice President of Elementary School - fsdvpes@gmail.com
    Jennifer Arroyo, Vice President of Intermediate School - fsdvpis@gmail.com
    TBD, Vice President of Middle School - fsdvpms@gmail.com
    Latoya Gray, Secretary -  fremontptosec@gmail.com
    Jen Knop, Treasurer - fsdptotreasurer@gmail.com