Volunteer

The PTO has many volunteer opportunities available throughout the year! See below for our current specific needs. This list may not reflect all opportunities, so if there is something you'd be interested in taking on, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. We welcome help from anyone!

Beautification – VOLUNTEER POSITIONS OPEN

• Do you enjoy being outside and working in the yard?

• Would you like to volunteer on your own time without a set schedule?

PTO is looking for families to 'Adopt an Outdoor Space' on our school grounds. Responsibilities would include tasks such as pulling weeds, removing trash/debris and general maintenance of the area you adopt. No need for special mowers or other equipment! Come once or twice a month, on any day or time that is convenient for your schedule.

If you are interested, please email us at gesparent.teacher.organization@gmail.com by July 6th. Ideally, we would prefer that families could commit to participating monthly for the full school year, but if you are only able to do a shorter length of time, just let us know! Once we know who would like to be involved, we can provide you with more information and designate zones!

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School Store – VOLUNTEER POSITIONS OPEN

(*Dependent on SCPS visitor guidelines in the Fall)


• Are you savvy in retail and math?
• Do you enjoy helping kids?
• Are you available at least once a week before school hours?

PTO is looking to re-open the School Store after many years closed and we need a few volunteers to make it happen! Responsibilities would include tasks such as organizing items for purchase (think - fun pens, notebooks, bookmarks, gator gear, etc), "staffing" the store for a short time before school begins (hours TBD, days flexible), helping students make purchases as well as providing them with other learning opportunities. We'd love to eventually have students shadow our volunteer(s) after the store is up and running, too! This is such an invaluable opportunity for kids to strengthen their skills in many areas.

We would like to have the school store open at least once or twice a week to start and can set up a monthly schedule ahead of time based on volunteers' availability. 

If you or someone you know would be a good fit and willing to help, please email us at gesparent.teacher.organization@gmail.com.

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Spirit Night Coordinator – VOLUNTEER POSITIONS OPEN

• Do you enjoy local restaurants and other dining establishments?

• Do you have some time available now to make a few phone calls and/or send emails?

PTO is looking for someone to schedule spirit nights for the upcoming school year. Responsibilities would include reaching out to some of our local businesses, coordinating dates with us based on the school & PTO calendar and serving as our point of contact for information related to the events throughout the school year. Ideally, we'd like someone who is able to schedule all or most dates prior to the start of school. We are able to provide you with some date options as well as a list of places that are happy to give back to our school!

If you are interested, please email us at gesparent.teacher.organization@gmail.com and we can provide you with more information.

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Trunk or Treat/Fall Harvest Committee – VOLUNTEER POSITIONS OPEN

• Do you enjoy organizing and planning events?

• Do you have a love for all things Fall and Halloween?

PTO is looking for one or more individuals to begin planning our Trunk or Treat/Fall Harvest Night, which is currently penciled in for October 29th (rain date, November 5th) from 6pm-7:30pm. (All events this semester will need to be approved by SCPS, so we are pending approval.) Responsibilities would be split among those interested and include tasks such as signing up families for trunks, assigning parking spots and mapping traffic flow, setting up day-of volunteers, ticket sales, concessions, games, creating and awarding prizes to winners, etc.

If you are interested, please email us at gesparent.teacher.organization@gmail.com and we can provide you with more information.

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VOLUNTEERS

Do you have pre-approved PTO expenses to be reimbursed?

Click HERE for a downloadable form.