The Marymount Parent Organization, an enthusiastic and committed group of parents, takes the lead each year in organizing fundraising and community-building events for the school. Among these events are the Halloween Party in October, and the International Food Day which takes place in the Spring. All parents are automatically members of the Parent Organization and are welcome to participate in the monthly meetings where events and discussed and coordinated . Members of the Parent Organization meet monthly to plan events and discuss ways to make Marymount an even better school for our community. All parents, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend the meetings and events, the dates for which are listed in the column to the right.
PO Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Marymount Parent Organization?
The PO is a group of parent-volunteers working in different capacities for the children and families of Marymount.
What does the Parent Organization do?
The PO organizes events and raises funds for projects and equipment to supplement that which is provided by the school. The PO also provides a network within the parent/school community to enhance communication and participation among people of diverse cultures.
Who runs the Parent Organization?
A group of parents is elected in the late Spring for the following school year. This group of parents constitute the PO Board. PO Board meetings are generally held on the second Wednesday of each month. Meetings are open to all members of the MMI community.
How do I join?
If you have a child or children at Marymount, you are automatically a member. You are strongly encouraged to participate in all of the PO events, which are organized throughout the school year.
How do I communicate with the Parent Organization?
Questions? Suggestions? Each grade has Room Parents who volunteer to assist their Coordinators. Part of their job is to listen to your thoughts and ideas and convey them to the PO.
Contact the Parent Organization:
Jan. 10, 2018, 9:00am
Feb. 14, 2018, 9:00am
March 14, 2018, 9:00am
April 11, 2018, 9:00am
May 9, 2018, 9:00am
INTERNATIONAL FOOD DAY
May 12, 2018
June 13, 2018, 9:00am
PARENTS WELCOME COFFEE
Sept. 7, 2017, 8:45am
Sept. 13, 2017, 9:00am
FAMILY FUN DAY & BBQ
Sat. Sept. 23, 2017, from 11am-3pm
Oct. 11, 2017, 9:00am
Sat. Oct. 21, 2017
Nov. 8, 2017, 9:00am