Get to Know Your PTO

Your Parent Teacher Organization

Founded in 2018, the BLES PTO is a non-profit organization that exists for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes, including the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The organization will remain noncommercial, nonsectarian and nonpartisan.

Our purpose is to:

  • Enhance the educational environment at Berkeley Lake Elementary through volunteer and financial resources.
  • Promote communication between the school administration, staff, parents and students.
  • Foster pride in Berkeley Lake Elementary throughout the community.
Bylaws     |     Budget

Your 2018-2019 Executive Board:


  • Tara Givins
  • Ellissa Friedman

Vice Presidents:

  • Emily Shih
  • Monique Somervell
  • Sandy Olvera


  • Jennifer Maise


  • Tammie Wagner