Donate now to iGNITE! and help your children have a fun filled year of enrichment opportunities! The suggested donation of $125.00 per child (tax deductible) enables iGNITE the opportunity to bring in speakers, scientist, and programs along with taking children on field trips. In addition, this pays for our amazing crossing guards that keep your kids safe and secure! We ask that you donate early so we can begin these programs at the beginning of the year! Find out more and thank you in advance for your donation!
Harper PTO Enrichment brings our students, exciting, multi-sensory experiences that accelerate a passion and depth of learning. Programs and activities include field trips, authors, artists / scientist in residence, outdoor classrooms and beyond. Special enrichment programs augment grade-level lesson plans.
Funds raised by the IGNITE Enrichment Fund and Harper PTO are the primary source of revenue to support enrichment programs. "We pick up where the district leaves off."
iGNITE (formerly known as Advance to Go) is an initiative led by Harper’s PTO that is dedicated to finding and bringing our students exciting, multi-sensory programs and activities that accelerate a passion and depth of learning. What you might not know is that these programs are NOT paid for by the school district. They are primarily funded by Harper families through our annual fundraising initiative.
The exciting offerings for the 2nd grade school year could include:
• Adler Planetarium
• High Tech High Touch, Get Buggy
• American Eagle Productions
The Junior Great Books program is an engaging reading program for children at all reading levels. The main goals of this exciting program are to make literature fun and to provide children the opportunity to share their unique perspectives and interpretations of stories with their peers.