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The mission of the West Bloomfield High School PTO is to enhance the educational and extracurricular environment at West Bloomfield High School through volunteer and financial resources; to promote communication between the school administration, staff, WBHS parents, and students; to encourage support for other organizations concerned with the education and welfare of the students at WBHS; and to foster pride in WBHS throughout the community. (Adopted January 24, 2011)  (PTO Bylaws)

2013-2014 Dates & Meeting Topics*

Come meet other WBHS parents. There are no PTO dues. Everyone is invited!

  • September 9, 2013 (6:16 p.m.) - Meet the Administrators and new staff members. NOTE: This meeting starts at 6:15 p.m. and is followed by the high school Open House!
  • October 21, 2013 - Preparing for College Admissions and the ACT (great for parents of any age student)
  • November 18, 2013 - A look inside unique WBHS student programs
  • January 21, 2014 (Tuesday) - Counselor Insights and Scheduling your student for next year.
  • February 17, 2014 - WBHS Department Spotlight (department to be determined)
  • April 21, 2014 - PTO Year in Review, PTO Grants, and Officer Elections

*All PTO Parent Forums will be held on MONDAY's in 2013-2014, 7:15 pm-8:45 pm in the WBHS Media Center.  Everyone is welcome to attend.  There are no PTO dues.

WBHS PTO Officers:

  • Christy Forhan, President, ( ) 248-363-8836
  • Shelly Rubenfire, Vice President, ( )
  • Lori Gloceri, Treasurer
  • Michelle Allread, Recording Secretary, ( )
  • Adrienne Foster, PCN Rep.
  • Stacey Welford, PCN Rep., ( )
  • Patty Goldstein, Communications Coordinator,
  • Priya Vennapusa, Student Directory Chair, ( )
  • Stacy Brickman, Finals Week Survival Kit, ( )
  • Lisa Berkey, Hospitality 

If you have any questions or would like scrip cards sent to you, please contact Suzy Lederman.

Financial Support Provided by the PTO:

(made possible through Student Directory sales and Scrip card participation)

  • Gifts to WBHS departments for instructional support
  • Gifts to each Class (Freshman, Sophomore, Juinor, Senior)
  • Gift to the Senior All-Night Party committee
  • Contribution to the WBHS Spectrum newspaper and underwrites the annual Senior Special Issue.
  • Donations to Our Children's Fund
  • Donation to the Greater West Bloomfield Community Coalition
  • The sale of Finals Week Survival Kits


  • Use you Hiller's and Busch's scrip cards to support the PTO. Contact the PTO Treasurer to get your own free scrip cards.
  • The 2013-2014 WBHS Student Directory will be available for cash-and-carry purchase at JUMPSTART.
  • Finals Week Survival Kits are available to order.  If you are interested in purchasing a survival kit for your student please contact Stacy Brickman at .

WBHS PTO Projects:

  • Student Directory Chair - Priya Vennapusa, or 248-790-3596
  • Cookies in the Courtyard -
  • Finals Week Survival Kits - Headed by Stacy Brickman ( )
  • Hillers/Busch's Scrip Program - Headed by Suzy Lederman ( )
  • Staff Appreciation - Headed by
  • Hospitality - Headed by
  • Laker Pride! - activities to be determined
  • Participates in the community school process
  • Family Fun Night

Thank you to all our Project Committee Chairpersons-
Thank you for your support!

General Meeting Minutes

October General Meeting Minutes

November General Meeting Minutes

December General Meeting Minutes

January General Meeting Minutes

February General Meeting Minutes

Other Items of Interest

Senior Year Expenses - a guideline for those expenses in your child's senior year of school.

Final Week Survival Kits

Student Directory Advertising Agreement for 2013 - 2014 - Contact Pryia Vennapusa or 248-790-3596 if you would like to help with directory production, directory sales, or advertising sales.  All ads must be received by Friday, August 3, 2013 and must be CAMERA READY!


Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 March 2014 08:46