Welcome to the Kyrene Middle School Parent Teacher Organization web site

Why we exist:
To connect students and families with teachers and staff to create/support an environment at KMS where all individuals can be successful.
To inspire and engage our diverse community to support the academic achievement & personal growth for our students

What we do:
Support activities that enhance the academic and character education of KMS students both with volunteer and monetary support.
Support recognition of excellence for both students and teachers.

Be "In The Know" with these quick and easy links:
Find us on Facebook here. ______ NEW!! Follow us on Instagram here. ______ Sign up for PTO email updates here.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

KMS 2018 Promo Dance

A huge THANK YOU to the dance committee for all your hard work to create a special night for our outgoing 8th graders!!

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The KMS PTO monthly meeting has been rescheduled for

Wed, May 9th at 8:15am
in the library

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SUPPORT STAFF DONATIONS
The KMS PTO is also collecting gift card donations for support staff to help cover any loss of income during the school closures. If you'd like to help, please consider donating grocery, gas or Target/Wal-Mart gift cards. Two ways to help:

1. Contact a PTO representative at pto4kms@gmail.com or text 480-310-5791 and we will pick up your donations from you.

2. Donate funds of any amount using the Paypal link below, and we will distribute all funds to support staff as needed.


Friday, March 9, 2018

Goodwill Donation Drive Saturday, April 21st 10am-12noon


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Our first ever Goodwill Donation Drive is happening on April 21st! 


A Goodwill truck and volunteers will be at KMS accepting donations of new or gently used goods.  

 

Collection bins will also be on campus for small items, including clothing, beginning April 9th.

Clean out your garage, your closet, and that space under your bed! 

See flyer (click here) for items that will be accepted, and things to leave at home


Sign Up for KMS Easy Money All Year Long...It Matters

You can help KMS meet the needs of students & teachers just by doing your regular shopping! Check out these opportunities...

Fry's Community Rewards - Raises over $2,000/yr for KMS students.
1. Get your Fry's online ID. You can get that at www.frysfoods.com, or you might already have it on your app if you've done anything with the ClickList.
2. Next, go to Fry's Community Rewards where you'll login and find a yellow "Enroll" button about 1/2 way down the page.
3. Once you sign in, search for Kyrene Middle School PTO (#51727)
4. Click "yes" when you find it and then click "enroll". Please encourage your friends to sign up too!


Enter the Amazon site through www.smile.amazon.com and designate "Kyrene Middle School Parent Teacher Organization" as your charity. Your account settings and shopping remains the same, and KMS can make some cool, hard cash!

Shop online at www.tuftandneedle.com/givesback and select Kyrene Middle School PTO, then pick your mattress. When you buy, KMS receives 25% of your purchase!

eScrip Mobile App, Local Dining & Online Shopping
Create an account at www.escrip.com and designate Kyrene Middle School as an organization to support (Group ID 154274291).

1. Earn at local restaurants by registering your credit or debit card with your eScrip account, including Bahama Bucks, Biscuits, Serranos, Cafe Boa, Streets of NY Pizza, Buca di Beppo, and more!

2. Shop online through the escrip.com website at online retailers such as Target, Walmart, Best Buy, iTunes, Fandango, Macy's, Kohls, Groupon, Living Social, Expedia, Orbitz and hundreds more! Check it out and start shopping for the things you buy anyway!

3. Download the eScrip Benefit app to buy and redeem gift cards instantly from your mobile device, and earn up to 20% for KMS at select retailers, including Safeway, Amazon.com, Target, Petco, Southwest Airlines, and more! If you love apps and shopping from your mobile device, this is for you! Click here for more information, and make a huge difference for our students and staff!

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

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Opportunity Drawing Tickets

Win A Family Adventure Package for 4 to Anaheim OR San Diego!

For each $10 ticket, $5 goes directly to KMS to support student needs!!
The other $5 supports the nonprofit Kyrene Foundation’s Mission to serve and provide resources for children and their families in the Kyrene community. Tickets are eligible for additional prizes.
$10 each - Purchase Here
(scroll to bottom of webpage, select KMS and number of tickets)

Tickets will only be sold until Feb 26th, so be sure to buy your ticket(s) soon!

Tuesday, January 9, 2018


Science Night is Almost Here!

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Wednesday, January 31st
5:00 - 7:00pm


There will be guests from the AZ Science Center with engineering activities, telescopes, “ooey gooey science”, STEM activities, and microscopes!  New this year, we will also have a Star Lab/Planetarium and dual language students will present their science projects. 

We need parent volunteers to help support the awesome stations.  
If you are able to sign-up to volunteer for a 30 minute interval,
please sign up here.