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 giftcards 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

JOIN US!  We are only successful because of the active engagement of AVE Parents & Grandparents.  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