Volunteer SHS PTO

Volunteers Needed!

The PTO has some serious gaps to fill next year. Help us keep the momentum going! (So far, only two people have completed the volunteer interest form.)

Some interesting facts about our current PTO volunteers:
  • ~80% of our board/committee members have full-time careers
  • One board member has a PhD in neuroscience!
  • At least five members own their own businesses
  • Our president has overcome her fear of public speaking thanks to PTO!
  • We are passionate about public education and SHS and have raised over $53,000 during a pandemic!
Please consider getting involved, it's FUN and worthwhile. Click the link below to indicate your interest. 
2022-23 PTO Volunteer Interest Form
Yarn Art Trees

Be a Lorax, Speak for the Trees!

We have ONLY 7 TREES left to claim! Choose your tree and crochet, knit, or weave your way to a fabulous tree decoration! Professional skills are not needed; YouTube tutorials are a plenty! 

Installation is March 13thYarn is available upon request.
Email Jennifer Pittman with any questions. 
The current Presidential Volunteer Service Award/SHS Volunteer Hours form is posted on the PTO website. Please download the form to record your volunteer hours from 4/16/2021 through 4/15/2022. Forms are due by 4/30/22. Please scan and email them to

Please contact Julie Shannon at with any questions.
Harris Teeter Together in Education Program slogan - LINK SHOP EARN
Harris Teeter has free money to give! Currently, we have 227 SHS participants and counting. It takes 5 minutes or less for our school to earn free money! And you can choose up to five school groups to donate to:
  • For directions on how to register, click here
  • Sanderson's code is 1733
Link you VIC Card

Did you know that we have a pretty amazing list of alumni?! You might be surprised at what a vast range of amazing people in our community and beyond has walked these halls since 1968! The Sanderson Foundation would love your help getting in touch Sanderson graduates, as we begin our very own Sanderson Alumni Association. We hope this will be a helpful way for graduates to stay informed of events, reunions, and important school news after they graduate, as well as a way to celebrate the rich alumni community of Sanderson High School.

If you are an alum, you can easily fill out this simple form at & you are an official member of the Sanderson High School Alumni Association!

Please help us spread the word by sharing this link with other alumni. Email with any questions.

scholarship application
The application for the Sanderson Senior PTO Scholarships will be open from March 7-28. Keep your eye on the PTO website for a link to apply. Finalist interviews will take place on May 5 after school.
Class of 2022 Cap and Gown Distribution: March 1st in the Gym Lobby (during both lunches). Click here for more information.
Order your cap and gown package online through Jostens.

Lifetouch Cap & Gown portraits are scheduled for March 9th in auditorium. Appointment details coming soon.
Helpful Links

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Academy of Finance



Lakonikos Yearbook

Theatre Ensemble

”The Sandscript” Student Newspaper

Sanderson Career Center

Student Services

Sanderson Athletic Club “SAC”

Band Boosters

Theatre Ensemble Boosters “STE”

Sanderson PTO

PTO Merchandise

Sanderson Foundation

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If you have an announcement that you would like shared on social media or in the PTO newsletter, please submit that information here
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