• The money raised through the annual Fall Fundraiser, raffles and various events throughout the year supports a variety of programs at EES, FMS and EMS. A few examples of programs that have been funded in recent years:

    ◊ PreK Hands-On Nature Extension ◊  Artists in Residence ◊ Visiting Authors ◊ Family Math Event ◊
    Family Reading Nights ◊ Farm2School ◊ Odyssey of the Mind ◊ After School Program Scholarships ◊
    ◊ Rosie's Girls ◊ Bridge Builders Club ◊ Project Feederwatch ◊ Assembly with John Halligan & More ◊


    Box Tops for Education

    All schools are now collecting Box Tops!  You can find drop off bins in each school. Please make sure box tops are not expired and that they are not Labels for Education.

    You can also collect Box Tops electronically with the new app.  Just download, select "Founders School" in Essex, VT & start scanning receipts.

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    Raising $$$ for Essex Town PTO is as simple as going to and selecting Essex PTO as yor charity.
    Every time you shop, a portion of your purchase will be donated back to the PTO.


    Fall 2019 -- Fun Run is Back!

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    The Essex Town PTO successfully rolled out a new fall fundraiser in 2018, FunRun18!
    This fundraiser take place during the school day, allowing all our students to participate.
    We look forward to promoting fitness and goal setting with this new community based fund raiser!

    The day of the Fun Run, students received a free t-shirt to wear during the event.

    Thank you for helping to make this event a FUN run for our students, and a successful fundraiser for our Essex Town Schools family!

    Want to help?  Volunteer by signing up at the following links:  

    Volunteer to help sort T-shirts Tuesday, September 17th at 6:30pm in the FMS Gym:  Fun Run T-Shirts Help

    Volunteer to help with the events:  Fun Run Volunteers