Along with fundraising, PEPTO fosters the connections between students and families

Travis Decker, along with his mom and dad, James and Dallia Decker, play a cup stacking game during the Family Game Night held last month at Cora B. Darling School.   CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Although it is a relatively new organization, the Postville Elementary Parent Teacher Organization (PEPTO) has accomplished many positives within the last year. Along with being a fundraising organization, PEPTO fosters the connection between students and families within the school.

Most recently, PEPTO hosted a family game night last month. Over 180 adults and children attended the event which was a time for families to come and enjoy quality time together.

Many other PEPTO activities are planned for upcoming months as they plan to continue an annual Father/Daughter and Mother/Son event for the JK-sixth grade students as well as many other activities to foster the family connection between students and families within the school.

A Go Fund Me page is currently up and running  for those who wish to donate to the playground project that way. The link is

Read the full article in the November 6 edition of the Postville Herald.