PTO General Information

The Lake Bluff Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) supports the school board, administration, teachers and staff of District 65 in upholding the highest ideals of education for our students in kindergarten through eighth grade. The PTO is made up of parents and teachers who volunteer to take a role in enhancing the educational experience of the children.


The Lake Bluff PTO is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit association (EIN: 02-0726963) that prides itself on being a powerful voice for all children, a relevant resource for families and communities, and a strong advocate for public education.


Membership in the Lake Bluff PTO is open to anyone who wants to be involved and make a difference for the education, health, and welfare of children and youth. Email to learn more!


PTO Mission

The mission of the PTO is to facilitate a partnership among parents, teachers and staff to help make every child's potential a reality, where goals and needs are fulfilled through volunteer service that results in: 

  • Help and support for teachers
  • Enrichment and service for students
  • Engagement of families and the broader community
  • Opportunities for parent involvement in the schools 

PTO Values

  • Collaboration: We work in partnership with a wide array of individuals and organizations to accomplish our agreed-upon goals.

  • Commitment: We are dedicated to promoting children’s health, well-being, and educational success through strong parent, family, and community involvement.

  • Accountability: We acknowledge our obligations. We deliver on our promises.

  • Respect: We value our colleagues and ourselves. We expect the same high quality of effort and thought from ourselves as we do from others.

  • Inclusivity: We invite the stranger and welcome the newcomer. We value and seek input from as wide a spectrum of viewpoints and experiences as possible.

  • Integrity: We act consistently with our beliefs. When we err, we acknowledge the mistake and seek to make amends.

General PTO Contact Info

Lake Bluff PTO

PO Box 494

Lake Bluff, IL  60044