The Horseshoe Trails PTO is responsible for fundraising $85,000 to support critical people and programs at our school. PTO dollars make a difference by supporting in the following ways:



Teacher Aides 48%

Horsemanship Program 12%

Teacher Appreciation 12%

Literacy Programs 8%

Encore Support 4%

General School Support 17%


Student Recognition & Awards

School Security System



How it's done...

Teachers, families and local businesses work together to accomplish these goals by:


  • Becoming a member of the PTO
  • Eating out on Spirit Nights (Restaurant nights)
  • Buying Spirit Gear
  • Donating online
  • Saving and bringing in Box Tops for Education
  • Shopping at certain local and national retailers

Easy ways to donate....

Direct Donations:

We welcome direct donations from the community directly to the PTO!!

Send a donation directly to from your bank account with Zelle.

This is a great way to make a donation that is transaction fee-free for you and for us!  We can also accept checks – make it out to “HTES PTO” and send it with your student to the front office in an envelope marked “PTO”.


Fry's Community Rewards

Create an account with a new or existing Fry’s Shopper’s Card. Search for “Horseshoe Trails Elementary” as the organization you’d like to support. Then buy your weekly groceries as usual!


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Log-in to your Amazon account at Click on “Account Settings” and then select “Change Your Amazon Smile charity” under the “Other Programs” heading.


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Box Tops

The Box Tops program is changing! You can now collect your box tops electronically and assigned them directly to your child’s Grade level.


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Tuft+Needle generously donates 25% of every mattress sale to our school. Purchase a new mattress and help your school, win-win!


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ALSO, many employers match donations made by their employees to charitable organizations like HTES PTO. Ask your employer about any similar programs!


Our students deserve a great education. The resources provided by your financial support allow students of Horseshoe Trails Elementary to receive an educational experience unparalleled in Arizona. Horseshoe Trails Elementary PTO is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.


Thanks for all you do to make our school great!



HTES PTO is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, qualified under the IRS regulations and deductibles as allowed by law. (Tax ID 20-2674239) Contact your tax advisor concerning the deductability of your donation. Any donation over $250 will automatically be issued a tax receipt, but we you can also request one for a donation of any amount – just send us an email after you make your donation at


Upcoming Events


Check out our new Spirit Store!!

Items will ship directly to your home!


 Stallion Spiritwear Store...Click Here!

Monthly Spirit Wear Event!!!!!


 Are you looking to help out our Encore teachers?? 

Check out their classroom wishlists below:


Art Wishlist Click Here!


 Music Wishlist Click Here!


 STEM Wishlist Click Here!