The purposes of the John Ross PTO are:

  • To promote better relationship between faculty and parents for a better understanding of children and intelligent cooperation for the benefit of the child;
  • To promote voluntary assistance to the faculty and school;
  • To become knowledgeable concerning local school policies of education in order to promote high standards of school and home life advantageous to all children enrolled;
  • To become knowledgeable of educatioal developments on city, state, and national levels;
  • To promote adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth; and
  • To develop between John Ross and the public such united efforts as will secure for every child the highest advantages in education.