Phone: 720-886-1900
Fax: 720-886-1989

25901 E. Arapahoe Road
Aurora, CO 80016

​​​​​​Parent Teacher Community Organization


PTCO's general membership consists of the parents and guardians of students, the administrators, the faculty and the staff of Cherokee Trail High School.  Our purpose is to assist in attaining the highest level of education and welfare for the entire student body of Cherokee Trail High School through the cooperative efforts of the Faculty and Staff, the Cherry Creek School District community and the parents.  PTCO also works to further the Cherokee Trail Mission statement: "Our actions will ignite the genius and nurture the goodness within us all."​

PTCO Announcements

2017-2018 PTCO Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President                               Stephanie Pedersen

President-Elect                       Christina Herren

Secretary                               Traci Rowland

Treasurer                               Dennis Peters

VP of Fund-Raising                  Ellie Reimer

Volunteer Coordinator             Traci Rowland


Board Members

Holiday Fair Coordinator          Cynthia Lekas

After Prom Coordinator            Ellie Reimer



 Recent Grants:

                The PTCO Board of Directors approved seven grants totaling $4,633.25 at is May meeting.  The grants support a variety of CT's academic programs including:

  • Purchase of Jim Collins' Good to Great for the new AP Ambassadors program sponsored by the Language Arts department.
  • Purchase/Installation of two cameras to enhance security of the DECA School Store.
  • Purchase of Mastering Astronomy LMS software to support the online learning experience of science students.
  • Purchase of practice pipetting stations to augment the science department's biotechnology unit.
  • Purchase OMAX 40x-2000X digital lab trinocular compound LED microscope to aid in teaching and to improve students' understanding in science classes.
  • Purchase of slumping molds used to shape and manipulate fusible glass in art classes.
  • Purchase of t-shirt printing press and start up supplies to give students real-world experience to design, develop and print t-shirt designs for instruction as well as for CT clubs/organizations.


 2016-2017 Board of Directors  
​President​Stephanie Pedersen
​Vice-President​Kim Rauh, Andy Dewett [non-elected]
​Secretary Amber Hutton
​Treasurer​Dennis Peters
​VP of Fundraising​Ellie Reimer
​VP of Hospitality​Elaine Bradshaw
​VP of Volunteers ​Traci Rowland
​Holiday Fair Coordinator​Cynthia Lekas
​After Prom Coordinators​Ellie Reimer, Jennifer Collins
​CCSD Liaison for Bond/Budget Election​Kathy Moody


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For information on the Craft Fairs, email

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 PTCO Meetings

6:00 pm in the CTHS Library

September 13, 2016
November 15, 2016
February 7, 2017
May 9, 2017

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