PTB FOCUS: Students, Staff, School

What We Do


PTB is a 100% volunteer-led organization.  All Executive Board positions are non-paid, elected positions.  Elections for each upcoming school year are held the spring prior during regularly scheduled PTB meetings.  If you would like to help make a BIG impact at Bartlett Elementary, please consider running for a board position or volunteering on a committee for the current or upcoming year.


Fundraisers help the classroom teachers enrich the learning environment through the purchase of supplies and equipment.  PTB supports many classroom and school-wide initiatives.

Important programs and services PTB provides: 

  • Classroom technology (digital projectors, bulbs)

  • School-wide technology (classroom laptops, computer carts)

  • Books and supplies for school Learning Center/Library

  • Classroom reading library books

  • Supplementary reading programs (Raz Kids)

  • Playground equipment, balls and supplies

  • Classroom supply funds

  • Field day support & funds

  • Assemblies

  • Field trip assistance

  • School beautification (entry way rugs, outdoor upkeep)

  • Art, music & gym supplies

PTB: Who We Are

The objectives of the PTB shall to be to improve our children's lives through intelligent cooperation between parents and teachers and to bring together the home and the school.


PTB: Parents & Teachers of Bartlett Elementary is a 501(c)3 Not-For-Profit organization registered with the State of Illinois.  Our organization is comprised 100% of parent and teacher volunteers.  A copy of our bylaws can be found here.

Meet Our Executive Board for 2021-2022


Diana Gunsteen

Sara Lippold    

1st Vice President - Fundraising:

Trish Graves        

Co- 2nd Vice President - Events:     

Christine Johnson

Kelli McElroy  


Jackie Scafidi       

Sara Shulda


Jessica Rzenno    

Hemeeta Patel 

Special thanks to our 2020-2021 members: Kristin Mehl and Teresa Carney

Meeting Minutes & Yearly Budget

The PTB minutes from meetings and an up-to-date budgets can be found below. 

Note: our minutes are considered preliminary until approved at the following meeting.

PTB Documents

-  Monetary Policies & Procedures  [ pdf ]

-  Cash In Statement  [ excel - - pdf ]

-  Cash Log Statement  [ excel - - pdf ]

-  Check Log Statement  [ excel - - pdf ]

-  Cash Box Request   [ excel - - pdf ]

-  Check Request Form    [ excel - - pdf ]

-  Non-Cash Donations Statement  [ excel - - pdf ]