Edgewood PTO Volunteer Committee Opportunities

2022-2023

 

Our Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) has a rich tradition of volunteering.  Everyone has special gifts and talents, and we encourage you to share yours with the students and faculty at Edgewood Elementary through our PTO volunteer program.  We welcome you whether you can give a great deal of time or just a few hours.

 

Student Service

 

School Supplies - Volunteers will work with our School Supply Chair, Principal and supply companies to order supplies.  This committee is also responsible for coordinating the delivery of supplies prior to Meet the Teacher. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Spring Kindergarten Preview Day - Volunteers on this committee work together to help welcome incoming kindergarteners and their families at K preview day at school in May.  This is a special day where incoming kindergartners will have the opportunity to see Edgewood and spend some time in a kindergarten classroom. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Meet the Teacher - Volunteers on this committee help the school supply committee with any deliveries of supplies prior to Meet The Teacher and help plan and man the various tables on Meet the Teacher day. Click here to sign up to volunteer. 

 

Yearbook - Volunteers on this committee assist the Memory Book Chair and Co-Chair by taking photographs for the yearbook as well as helping with the layout and ordering process of the Yearbook.  They also help with book distribution in the spring. Click here to sign up to volunteer. 

 

5th Grade Committee - This committee will assist in planning the 5th grade finale at the annual talent show, order 5th grade t-shirts, and plan the ice cream party held after 5th grade celebration. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

 

Communications Committee

 

Room Parent - This volunteer works with the Room Parent Chair and is responsible for working with their classroom teacher to coordinate parents and event as well as distribute PTO communications through email. Click here to sign up to volunteer.



Fundraising Committee

 

Edgewood Gear - Volunteers will assist in coordinating inventory and purchasing of all Edgewood gear.  The committee is also responsible for creating and purchasing new designs and selling gear at PTO sponsored events. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

 

Events

 

Grandpal’s Day - This event is held each fall.  Volunteers can serve in many different ways, such as serving refreshments, decorations, set-up, clean-up, and by leading Grandpals to their respective classrooms. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Papapalooza Day - This committee will help our coaches and PTO Board in planning Edgewood’s annual Papapalooza challenge in May. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Spring Festival - The coordinators of the annual PTO fundraiser work with the PTO board to select chairs and co-chairs for subcommittees, secure reservations for rides, and facilitate the event.  All families are encouraged to participate in this event! Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Talent Show - This committee works with the Co-chairs and the music teacher to help with auditions and run the talent show.  They are responsible for coordinating with Homewood High school for the use of the auditorium, stage crew, and custodial staff. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Turkey Trot - These volunteers are responsible for assisting the chairs and PE coaches with planning and organizing the one-mile fun run held in November. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

 

Teacher and Staff Services

 

Hospitality - This committee is responsible for organizing the teachers’ luncheon held in August, teacher appreciation week activities in the spring, monthly Staff appreciation treats, and the 5th grade awards reception held at the end of the school year. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Media Center Volunteers - These volunteers help in the Media Center by re-shelving books and other types of media.  They also help with the Author Day in the spring. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

 

Other

 

General Volunteer - Sign up to be an on-call General Volunteer! This group of fabulous people are open to receiving an email, call or text from the PTO when we need help with various events and projects. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

Translator - Can you speak Spanish? We are always looking for volunteers who can communicate/translate with our Spanish-speaking families at our various events. Click here to sign up to volunteer.

 

School Grounds Clean Up - Thank you for helping keep our school beautiful! Please sign up for a weekend and have your group, scout troop, or family meet at Edgewood on either Saturday or Sunday. Click here to sign up to volunteer.