WHAT IS PPO?
The non-profit organization that supports students & staff at KHS, coordinates volunteers for sponsored events, and helps connect parents to school.
WHAT DOES PPO FUND?
School-wide initiatives for students, staff & families.
- KHS’s signature blowout After Grad Parties for all seniors
- Freshman Day t-shirts & snacks for student mentor
- New Student Social
- Spirit week decorations & snacks for all grades
- Activities Fair (club signups event) for all students
- Receptions for award ceremonies & scholarships
- Dances & social events
- Post-ACT lunch for all juniors
- Laptop insurance & meal support for needy students
- Pioneer Pride School Store to provide spiritwear & supplies for students & families
- Regularly-scheduled appreciation meals & events
- Teacher grants for specific needs
- Annual school gift ($10K to principal’s choice)
- Campus beautification
- Fall Parent Info Night
- Introducing KHS Night
- Grade Level parent meetings with principals (Sept & Jan)
- Grade level social events
- Restaurant Nights
- Unified Night Lights sponsorship
- Support KSD NOW & KHS Cares for needy families
WHAT DO PPO VOLUNTEERS DO?
- Coordinate parent social events & grade level fundraisers
- Organize yearly trivia night (fundraiser for junior class)
- Plan & carry out annual After Grad Party (AGP)
- Staff the Pioneer Pride Store (M-Th 11:15-12:55)
- Send in food & gift cards for teachers
- Execute staff appreciation events
- Order & deliver food for student ceremonies & celebrations
- Beautify KHS campus
- Chaperone dances & other events when requested by school
- Serve as PPO Liaisons on committees for KSD Nutrition On Weekends, Kirkwood School District Foundation, Unified Night Lights, etc.
Please click here to contribute to our Pioneer Challenge, PPO's only fundraiser.
Join Us At the PPO Meetings!
Thursday, September 7, 2023 6:30 pm, KHS Library
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 6:30 pm, KHS Library
Thursday, February 8, 2024 6:30 pm, KHS Library
Thursday, March 28, 2024 PPO Meeting and Elections, 6:30 pm, KHS Library