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President - Melissa Chyo

Vice President - Elizabeth Luebchow

Vice President - Rick Tuschhoff

Secretary - Caryn Welz

Treasurer - Maureen Saul

Co-Treasurer - Dee Cox


About Us

The Link! Marie Hughes Elementary School Parent/Teacher Organization/PTO

Who we Are

Parent and Staff members working together as a Parent Teacher Organization to offer support to our school, students and staff.  (No dues are required)

When we meet

The second Monday of each month, alternating from evening meetings to morning meetings. (Teachers’ Lounge).

All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

What we do

Throughout the school year, The Link/PTO sponsors various events:

Curriculum Night, Book Fair, Cookie Dough Fundraiser, Agenda Check Rewards, Sock Hop,

Giving Snowman, Candy-grams, Family Movie Nights, Holiday Shop, Science Night, Jog-a-Thon, Student Recognition, Staff Appreciation, Social Committee, Husky Voice (School Newsletter),

Box Tops, Labels for Education, SBA Snacks, Yearbook, Husky Howl School Carnival,

Fifth Grade Party and much more!

How you can help

Volunteer to help as little or as much as you would like with any of the above-listed events.

Where does the $ Go

Money raised goes back into the school.  It helps fund the above-listed events as well as field trip buses, staff/classroom reimbursements and various school activities.  In the past, we have purchased items for the workroom, playground equipment, benches and shade structures.  During the 2013-2014 school year, teachers were given over $10,000 to use in their classrooms.

How to contact us

Please feel free to email our president, Cynthia Pettit at

or leave a message at the school.