Future Projects

Future Projects

Future Projects

The purpose of the Future Projects Committee is to recommend for PTO approval the annual PTO gifts to Prospect School.

  • Gifts are purchased from available funds raised by the PTO over and above its annual operating budget.
  • Projects, initiatives, and items can be requested to the Committee by Prospect parents, teachers, staff, and administration using the Request for Funding Form.
  • Requests are evaluated and prioritized by the Committee with input from the Prospect principal and teachers.
  • Funding requests are evaluated by the Committee to establish fundraising goals and subsequent available funds.
  • Evaluation is based on a number of criteria as established in the Future Projects Committee Overview.

Forms

Future Project Committee Overview
Request for Funding Form
History of Initiatives Supported by Future Projects.


Examples of Future Projects Initiatives Recently Support by Prospect PTO

  • Non-fiction guided reading books for kindergarten
  • Fiction and non-fiction books for K-2 classroom libraries to meet students’ needs for independent reading choices
  • Accelerated Reader subscription for use on 3rd and 4th grade iPads, for tracking independent and leveled reading
  • Panther mascot costume
  • Nurses Recovery Couches
  • Music Curriculum Support: ukuleles, electronic piano, portable piano, xylophones
  • Playground Bench
  • PE curriculum support: treadmills, mini trampolines, new backboards on blacktop, new soccer goal nets, tchoukball sets
  • MRC science books
  • MRC STEAM cart kits
  • 150 iPad Minis for 3rd and 4th graders, including covers, accessories, apps and teacher training
  • Climbing wall math discovery plates and climbing wall adaptive hand & foot holds for PE
  • 2 canopies for shade/shelter for outdoor school events
  • 6 Cast-iron urns for outdoor plantings
  • Gaga Pit (in partnership with D181 Foundation)