The PTO is looking for people to sign up to be their child’s Lead Classroom Parent and Classroom Photographer. We are also looking for a couple of parent volunteers to Chair some committees. The descriptions of each job can be found below. Please sign up by September 1st. Your help is truly appreciated! The PTO cannot host events without parent volunteers. Thank you so much!
Lead Classroom Parent:
The Lead Classroom Parent is responsible for planning and facilitating the 3 holiday parties, communicating with teacher and parents as needed throughout the year, and organizing the themed basket fundraiser for your child’s classroom in the spring. There will be a Lead Classroom Parent meeting September 21st at 9:30 am.
**Note: Early Childhood does not have a Lead Classroom Parent. They do have a Basket Coordinator only. There is 1 Basket Coordinator for all 4 of Early Childhood teachers. They are required to go to the Lead Classroom Parent meeting on September 21st at 9:30 am to learn about the Classroom Basket Fundraiser.
The Classroom Photographer is in charge of taking photographs at the three holiday parties and uploading them to the yearbook page as well as taking pictures as needed by the classroom teacher.
**Note: Early Childhood does not have a Classroom Photographer.
***NOTE:*** Parents can only sign up to be either a Lead Classroom Parent or a Classroom Photographer in 1 classroom only! You cannot sign up for either position in the same classroom or multiple classrooms!
Click here to sign up to be a lead classroom parent or photographer
Chair Person(s)- Family Fun Knights: You would plan a Family Fun Knight at the school. Some examples of Family Fun Knights are Sports and Skills Knight, Craft Knight, Reading Knight, Cultural Knight etc. We are especially looking for a Fall Family Fun Knight to happen around October. You can decide on what kind of Family Fun Knight you would like it to be. Please put in the comments what type of Family Fun Knight you are interested in coordinating.
Chair Person(s)- Blackberry Bolt 5K: You would help plan the Blackberry Bolt 5k. Chair Person(s) will be broken into different categories to help make planning manageable. You would have to coordinate with your team and all of the 5K teams at times
*****Chair Person(s)- 5K Race: You will plan the 5K race itself. You will be in charge of the logistics of the race, registration, signs, medals, t-shirts, water, food, etc.
Chair Person(s)- Silent Auction: You will get sponsors for the race by reaching out to businesses. You will also collect donations, and put together the silent auction for race day.
*****Chair Person(s)- Entertainment: You will plan the Family Fun Activities surrounding the race around the theme that has been chosen. You will plan music, games, etc.
Chair Person-Box Tops: You will be in charge of collecting box tops from the box, cutting them, making tallies, and helping with classroom rewards. This is a great job for someone who works, or would like to be involved, but you can’t get to the school often.
Chair Person-Buddy Bench: Students use The Buddy Bench often. However, it needs an update. You would plan how you would like to update The Buddy Bench.
Winter Bash Committee: We already have a Chair Person for this wonderful event. You would help the Chair Person plan and execute a family night to celebrate the holiday season. *This event is in the evening, and is for students and their families. This is not to volunteer the night of the event. *
Spring Swing Committee: We already have a Chair Person for this wonderful event. You would help the Chair Person plan and execute a school dance for students and their families. *This is not to volunteer the night of the event.*
To sign up for one of these Chair person committees, click below