We regret to inform you that the Phantoms just announced cancellation of games from now until further notice.  Therefore, there is no game tomorrow, March 13.

They are working with their personnel to determine how to proceed. Please have patience and understand that if the PTO is reimbursed, you will certainly be reimbursed for your tickets. We will keep you informed as soon as we find out more via facebook and emails. We do not know yet IF THEY WILL REIMBURSE. That is a Phantoms decision. Please ONLY Contact Kendra at shoepresident@gmail.com with questions. Thank you for your understanding as this is out of our control. Be safe and healthy!

Spring Conference week is NEXT WEEK and we need help spoiling our teachers!  Conference week is March 18-20.  Bring in goodies and drinks to help make their week easier.  Sign-up also to help volunteer set-up the snacks before school or clean up dinner on March 19.  Sign-up is below!  Non-Perishables can be brought in early starting on Tuesday, March 17!


As you know, the Color Run is one of our favorite events of the year.Unfortunately, this year’s Color Run is in jeopardy of being canceled due to lack of volunteers. We are asking for anyone who is able to join our Color Run committee attend our planning meeting on Monday March 23rd at 6:30PM in the Shoemaker library (if nothing else changes with coronavirus). If you are unable to attend but are interested in helping, please contact our PTO President, Kendra Gruber at shoepresident@gmail.com.

And don't forget to follow us on Facebook at Shoemaker Elementary PTO to make sure you have the latest information.  

Meet the 2019-2020 board!  

Kendra Gruber - President

Kendra is employed full-time as a pediatric occupational therapist and works with children aged 0 to 3 in Early Intervention.  She has a 10 year old daughter, named Molly in 5th grade this year in Mrs. McDonald's class.  This is Kendra's Fifth (and Final) year on the board - 3 years as Treasurer and this is her 2nd year as President! 

Debbie Prosser - Vice President

Debbie is employed full-time as an Engineer at Merck & Co., Inc.  She has four children - Ashley, 13, who is in 8th grade at Eyer, Dylan, 11, who is in 6th grade at Eyer, twins Madelyn & Daniel, 8, who are in 3rd grade this year.  This is Debbie's 4th year as Vice President of the PTO.

Erica Cisneros - Treasurer

Erica works as a Special Instructor working with children ages birth to 3 in Early Intervention.  She has a 1 year old, Lucas and a 7 year old, Nathaniel who will be in 2nd grade this year!  This is Erica's second year as Treasurer on the PTO Board!  

Meghan Shakweiler - Secretary

Meghan works in Construction Management for Allied Building Corporation.  Meghan has 2 girls, Zoey who is in 3rd grade and 4 year old Rosalyn.  This is Meghan's first year on the PTO Board but has chaired Bingo for the last few years!

Linzi Gill- President Apprentice

Formally an Early Childhood Special Ed Teacher, Linzi is now a stay at home mother to her 2 daughers.  Linzi has a 6 year old daughter, Alivia in first grade and a 3 year old daughter, Ellison.  This is Linzi's first year on the board and is serving on a new board position - President Apprentice in which she will be learning the President Role!