Animas Valley Booster Club

(formerly PTO)



We help the school enhance our children's educational experience.

Thanks to dedicated parent volunteers, the ABC was able to fund over $40,000 in educational enhancements last year. 

Besides raising money for AVE, we organize community-building events, and volunteers in the classroom to work with teachers and staff.


  • We are currently saving to completely renovate the playground and athletic fields!

  • Murals to enhance the school atmosphere

  • The Husky Regulation Station

  • The AVE Family Food Pantry

  • Reading interventionist and after school tutoring

  • 5th grade Colorado Outdoor Learning School

  • Scholastic Books for AVE Library and classrooms

  • The Greenhouse project

  • Technology enhancements such as iPads, digital projectors, Smart boards, and document cameras

  • After school Spanish Club

  • School supplies, clothing and holiday food & experience gift cards for families in need

  • Partially fund field trips

  • Online educational aids such as RazKids and Reflex Math

  • Playground balls & frisbees

  • and MORE!

ABC events, activities, and fundraising:

  • Healthy Huskies - Health, Safety & Wellness Event

  • Spaghetti Dinner & a Movie

  • Fall Carnival

  • Back-to-school Ice Cream Social

  • Holiday Gifts Fundraiser

  • Desert Sun Coffee Fundraiser

  • Teacher Appreciation Week & Holiday Appreciation Events

  • Spring Fun Run

  • Monthly Popcorn Day & Box Top program

  • AVE Spirit Store - school merchandise

  • Coordinate room parents and volunteers in classrooms, office, and book fair

We are only successful because of the active engagement of the AVE Students’ Families & Friends! Please attend monthly meetings and/or volunteer ANY TIME!   

DONATIONS are always welcome and appreciated, payable to ABC or Animas Booster Club.

Animas Valley Elementary Booster Club