Highlands Grove Elementary Parent Teacher Organization


Welcome to the Highlands Grove Elementary PTO! Our mission is to help the teachers, staff, and administration of Highlands Grove Elementary provide the best educational experience to our students through volunteering and supporting their efforts financially.

PTO Calendar

There are no upcoming events.

How To Help

There are many ways to help PTO! Below are a few of the ways you can help!

  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Volunteer for activities that can be completed at home
  • Participate in our monthly smiles events for teachers
  • Donate items requested by teachers from time to time
  • Participate in Spirit Nights monthly at local restaurants
  • Support fundraisers at Highlands Grove throughout the year
  • Campus cleanup projects
  • Financially support our teacher grant projects

Looking to become a volunteer?

Click the button below to learn how!

Already are a Polk County School Board approved volunteer?

Share your information with us using the button below so we can get in contact with you when needs arise!

Monthly Meetings

Next Meeting February 28, 2022 at 6:30pm via Zoom

Join us for our January PTO meeting via Zoom! We look forward to having in-person meetings in the future but felt virtual was the best choice at this time. We hope you can join us!

Zoom Link:

Passcode: HGE

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PTO Board Members


Gidget Dinkel

Vice President



Julie Piney

Fundraising Director

Hunter Gambrell

Volunteer Coordinator

Jessica Anderson

For Teachers

February Teacher Treat

Each month we provide something special to our teachers to let them know how much they are appreciated!

If you would like to help with February’s Teacher Treat, please see the sign-up below for ways you can help.