PTO - Parent Teacher OrganizationThe organization's main objective is to enrich the lives of our children through educational, social and recreational activities. The parents and teachers work together to achieve this objective. All parents and teachers are members of the PTO.
The By-laws of Serene Hills Elementary PTO, as well as the 2017-2018 PTO Budget is also available for review in the PTO Forms & Documents
Serene Hills Elementary PTO AccomplishmentsThe PTO has provide our school with many valuable resources that enhance our students' school experiences. This image serves as great visual on how we spend our funds.
2019-2020 Board Members
Erin Warner has a daughter in 3rd grade and a son in 1st grade. She is active in her church and enjoys spending time with her family. She loves to cook, stay active and read. Previously she worked in the aerospace industry as an engineer and project manager.
Nicole Court is mom to four children, two girls and two boys. She has a fourth grader and second grader at Serene Hills, and her younger two attend a local preschool. Her children are very involved in sports in the area. She is a born and raised Texan. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time on the lake with her family and traveling. Volunteering has always been something she has enjoyed. Nicole comes from a Business Management background.
Sarah Walters is the mother of Serene Hills 4th grader who is active in sports. She teaches yoga and belongs to the Lakeway Painters group. Sarah is also a member of the City of Lakeway Arts Committee. Her husband is an attorney. Sarah previously worked in TV news in NYC.
Tonya is the proud mother to a 5th Grade girl and a 1st Grade boy at Serene Hills Elementary. Her daughter is very active in the musical theater arts in a local production company. Her son loves to play soccer for LTYA and enjoys playing games with friends. Tonya is a native Texan and has a background in Accounting. She received her bachelors and master’s degree from Texas State University-San Marcos. In her spare time she enjoys volunteering at Serene Hills Elementary, reading, being outside, and traveling with her husband and children.
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Roxi has 2 boys, one in 5th grade and the other in 2nd grade. They are both very active in sports with LTYA. She is a native Austinite and also serves on the board for the Lake Travis Education Foundation. “Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express, not to impress. Stay positive.”
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Nichole is the mother of a third grader who loves tennis, and a preschooler pre team gymnast. Nichole is a native to South Alabama and studied Marketing at The University of Alabama. She spent the last 10 years in a GM role in Luxury Retail Birmingham Alabama. In her free time she loves being with family, working with florals, and furniture restoration.
Amanda attended The University of Texas in Austin. She is a Realtor and local small business owner of Pigtails & Crewcuts. In her spare time you will find Amanda enjoying life with her three best friends; her sons Lincoln and Bentley, and husband, Neil. They love trying new restaurants and exploring Austin!
Emilie Henry is a parent of two students that attend Serene Hills Elementary. She has been active volunteer in the school for the last four years. In her spare time she loves spending time with family, catching up wtih friends, and crafting.
Loni Castaldini has two sons who attend Serene Hills Elementary (4th and 2nd) and a daughter who is in preschool. She is very active in her children’s lives and loves being able to be a stay at home mom. Loni is native to California and studied Nutrition Science at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. She also has a background in education and loved being a Kindergarten teacher for 5 years. In her spare time she enjoys volunteering at Serene Hills Elementary, traveling with her family, running, being on the lake and reading.