Become a PTO member for a suggested donation of $20/family. All members have the right to vote in PTO meetings. 100% returns to students.


Get donations by purchasing as you normally would! Boxtops now has an application for your phone! You install their application on your phone, select “Merritt Trace Elementary” for setup and then scan your grocery receipts!

More details can be found HERE.


Choose Trace* as your charity at AmazonSmile and earn a percentage of all purchases back to Trace. Then shop at rather than to earn money back for the school!

Instructions for setting Amazon Smile on your Amazon app can be found HERE!

Download the benefits-mobile app on your smartphone or go to Use the app to buy electronic gift cards (instant delivery & of any amount you want) to use for purchases in-store or online at tons of stores including Target, Starbucks, Amazon and many more. Earn rebates up to 20% for Trace*!
here for instructions to configure app.

Sign up for eScrip and register your phone number or credit card at Shop in-store or online and earn for Trace*!

*Please note: Trace may be listed as either “Trace Parents and Teachers Organization” or “Trace Elementary Home and School Club” or “Merritt Trace Elementary” on the shopping rebate sites.