Peyton Elementary Parents Group (PEP)

Help PEP help our school!  Look on products you buy for Box Tops for Education.  Clip the Box Tops and turn them into the Elementary School (or the office at the Junior-Senior High School).  We’ll take it from there. Each box top is worth 10¢.

PEP Funding Request Form

The Peyton Elementary Parents Group (PEP) is a committee of parents, teachers, and staff dedicated to providing support to Peyton Elementary School.  Every year, we hold a major fundraiser then grant the money back to the school.  Past grants include:

  • iPads for the 4th  grade
  • curriculum for 1st, 2nd, and 4th grades and the Music Program
  • curriculum for the Counselor’s mentoring programs for students in Grades K-5
  • an author guest speakers for the 1st grade
  • athletic equipment for the PE Department
  • technology hardware for the Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade classrooms
  • funding for teacher training
  • water bottles for Field Day
  • online literacy tool for building writing skills and developing reading comprehension for Grades 3-5
  • online, standards-based Math, ELA, and Science program subscriptions for the 2nd and 4th grades and the Gifted Program
  • resources and classroom supplies for the 4th grade
  • online Spelling support program for 2nd grade
  • awards to support academic achievement and perfect attendance for the PAWS group
  • publishing of hardcover books that students wrote and illustrated
  • partial funding provided for the Water-bottle filling station and filters

In addition to providing funding, we

  • welcome back students and families to school with ice cream sandwiches at the yearly Open House
  • publish the school calendar on a magnet for each family
  • help keep the teachers energized with food during the long days of Parent-Teacher conferences
  • provide a safe place for children in the community to celebrate Halloween by running Trick or Treat Street and a Fall Carnival
  • enable all students to buy holiday gifts for family and friends at the Santa Shop
  • provide healthy snacks for students during state testing
  • show our appreciation with gift cards to teachers and staff during Teacher Appreciation week

We meet most first Tuesdays of the month at the Elementary School.  Free babysitting is available.  Feel free to join us!  For more information, contact Jenni Esser. 

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