PTO Volunteer Opportunities

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UPCOMING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

CONFERENCE MEALS (MARCH 19 and 21, 2019)
Our teachers work hard everyday, but conference days are especially long! Put a smile on a teacher's face by bringing in food. Tuesday, March 19 is Pizza Night. Thursday, March 21 is Soup and Sandwiches. Want to help, but don't like to cook? Not a problem. You can sign-up to bring a non-food item or chose to donate money for pizza.

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR (MARCH 19 through MARCH 22, 2019)
Books, books, and more books! We need volunteers for decorating, setting up books, helping students shop, and operating the cash registers. You can sign up here.

RUNNING CLUB (MONDAYS and FRIDAYS, 3:00-4:30pm, APRIL 22 through MAY 13, 2019)
Ideally, volunteers will commit to all seven sessions. However, if you can only commit on Mondays or only on Fridays, we'd still love to have you! Sign up here.

SILENT AUCTION (SATURDAY, APRIL 27, 2019)
Do you have a talent, interesting item, or vacation stay that you'd like to donate? Do you have ideas about entertainment and donations? Would you like to be on the silent auction planning committee? If so, we'd love to hear from you! Send us an email at [email protected].

CARNIVAL (FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2019)
Our biggest and most fun event of the year! That means all hands on deck! If you would like to be on the carnival planning committee, please email us at [email protected]. Check back here in April for carnival game sign-ups.

BACK PACK EXPRESS (during school hours)
Make copies of flyers and place in teacher mailboxes on an as-needed basis. Copier training provided! Please email [email protected] for more information.

READING PROGRAM HOST (one morning a week)
The Reading Volunteer Program at Chelsea matches volunteers with students in K, 1, 2, and 3. The program meets Monday through Thursday from 8:25 - 9:20 a.m. The program leader, Maura Thompson-McGuire, will make the coffee and provide you with training and guidance along the way. Each volunteer commits to just one hour a week. Please contact Maura for details: [email protected].



GENERAL INFORMATION

Chelsea Heights enjoys strong family support, and it shows! Together, we hold ​​​​​ many annual events and programs that bring our community together. We can’t do that without hundreds of volunteers every year. 

Please consider which of the following ways you can give back this school year. If you’re not sure, contact the PTO board with any questions. We’re looking for volunteers at every grade level. This is a great way to meet new parents, get to know the school community and support your child!

Learn more about the open General Positions on the Announcements page. Learn more about the programs and events on the "What We Do" page.

Fill out the online form below to express your interest in one or more opportunities, and we’ll be in touch with more information.


PAST VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES


FAMILY FITNESS NIGHT (FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 2019)
Have fun helping kids keep fit! We need help with setup, running activities, and leading the Dance Party! You can sign-up here for a shift. If you have a special talent or activity that you'd like to share with the students (teaching yoga, making healthy snacks, etc), please let us know! [email protected]

I LOVE TO READ NIGHT (FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2019)
There's only one thing better than reading a good book... Fostering a love of reading! We need help with setup, running activities, and serving pizza. You can sign up here for a shift. If you have a special talent or activity that you'd like to share with the students (author visit, puppet show, etc), please let us know! [email protected]

BOOK SWAP (FEBRUARY 2019)
We need volunteers to help organize books, and to help kids "shop." If you love books, you'll love this volunteer shift! Sign up here to help.


SCIENCE FAIR JUDGE (MARCH 6, 2019)
Judge science fair projects based on specific criteria. Interview students about their projects. Snacks will be provided. Click here to sign up. Community members welcome! 
Questions about the science fair? Check out Mr. A's webpage.