2018-19  PTO Council Meetings 

    Monthly meetings are open to the public

    Unless otherwise noted, meetings are 7 - 8:30 pm at the Westerman Preschool & Family Center, 2775 Boardwalk, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 

    (entrance at the covered walkway on the west side of the building)




    Thursday September 27

    Meet the Board of Education Candidates at Pioneer HS Cafeteria Annex, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. All PTSO leaders, parents, and staff are invited to hear from the candidates and Q & A. Light refreshments will be served and music provided by Pioneer orchestra.

    Monday October 15

    PTOC Overview / PTOC Representative Training / District Update from Dr. Swift: Answers to Parent's Questions

    Meeting summary link

    Thursday, October 18 & Tuesday, October 23

     PTO Treasurer Training

    Thursday, 18 October, 6:30-9:00 pm, Balas Administration Building (2555 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104)

    PTO Officer Training

    Tuesday, 23 October, 6:30-9:00 pm, Balas Administration Building


    Monday November 12

    The AAPS Strategic Partnership and Volunteer Coordinator: What does this mean for you, your PT(S)O and your school? Nancy Shore will present the nuts and bolts of her position in the district.

    Everything you wanted to know about high school sports! Learn about tryouts, training, travel, finances, injuries, food and more. Eve Claar, Pioneer Athletic Director, will talk about high school sports and answer audience questions.

    Meeting summary link


    Monday December 10

    A2 Excellence

    What’s the best fit for your child: IB, Magnets, Traditional, Virtual, STEAM, K-8, In-District School of Choice? 

    Come find out what it all means!


    Monday January 28

    Monday, January 28  (note 4th Monday this month due to MLK Day)

    Social Media: Helping Parents Help Their Tweens and Teens Robbin Batten. Washtenaw Area Council for Children will speak about privacy and security, sexting, cyber-bullying, online predators, and digital reputation. Open Mic Question & Answer Session   


    Monday February 25

    Special Education 


    Monday March 18

    Education into the Future


    Monday April 15

    District Assessment Advisory


    Monday May 13

    PTOC Elections, Reflections, and Connections