Who we are

Discover who we are and what we do in the Brookline High School Parent Organization.

About us

We are a group of parents volunteers who work during the school year to help the school, parents and caregivers.
Learn who makes up the Brookline High School Parent Organization.

Our Mission

The Brookline High School Parent Teacher Organization is committed to strengthening connections within the broad and diverse BHS community. We facilitate school-home communications and raise funds in order to sponsor informational events and fulfill grant requests from teachers and staff which support and enhance the exciting and vibrant educational experience at BHS.

PTO-sponsored home-to-school communications include:

The PTO also funds a number of enrichment initiatives every year, such as:

  • Barbecue for entering Freshmen.
  • College essay workshop for BHS seniors.
  • Educational grants/special projects proposed by teachers and staff.
  • Teachers-Mentoring-Teachers Workshop
  • National Honor Society Reception
  • Conversazione (an evening of give and take with a local or national notable).
  • Snacks during MCAS tests.
  • Classroom equipment and supplies.

Opportunities for parent participation include:

  • Providing financial support.
  • Participating on committees.
  • Being a class parent.
  • Helping with News & Views.
  • Attending monthly class meetings.
  • Working at a PTO-sponsored event.
  • Donating food to a teacher/staff appreciation event.
  • Running for school council.
  • Joining the After-the-Prom-Party team.
  • Tutoring a student.
  • Speaking at a parent meeting.
  • Sharing your expertise with students.