Ways to Volunteer

ART
Volunteers assist the art teacher by changing the art displays in the school hallways.  This involves mounting and name tagging the artwork. Training is provided.

ART SHOW AND REFLECTIONS
Volunteers are needed to assist with the end of the year art show.  This usually occurs in conjunction with Spring Fling.  Reflections assistance is on an as needed basis.

ALTERNATIVE FUNDING
Volunteers are needed to help with corporate sponsored fundraisers. (Campbell’s Soup Labels, General Mills Box Tops)  This can be done at home.

BEAUTIFICATION
Volunteers are needed to enhance our building and our grounds. 

BONSACK AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT (BASE)
These volunteers help develop, teach and assist with the afterschool program.  This is usually held in the fall on Thursday afternoons for four weeks.

BOOK FAIR/LIBRARY
Volunteers will assist with set up and take down of the book fair.  The fairs are usually held in the fall and spring.

FAMILY SOCIAL
Volunteers are need for the various events throughout the year.  Such as, Fall Festival, Spring Fling, Movie Nights and Pancake Breakfast.

HOSPITALITY
Volunteers will organize events to show support and appreciation for our teachers, staff and school.  Some events include:  Teacher Appreciation Week, Conference Day Dinners, Principal Day, and Bus Driver Day.

FUNDRAISING
Volunteers will assist with the coordination, unloading and distribution of the fall and spring fundraising products. i.e. gift wrap, chocolates, etc.

HEALTH AND SAFETY
A few volunteers will assist the school nurse with vision, hearing screenings.  Training is provided.

OCCASIONAL/GENERAL HELP
 Don’t see a specific area of interest?  Please sign up for this area!  There are many instances when volunteers are needed for special occasions and events.

FIELD DAY
Volunteers are needed to assist the PE teacher with the end of school year field day activities.

LAMINATING
Volunteers will go to the Roanoke County Administrative building to laminate materials for teachers.  You will be trained to use the machines.  You cannot bring young children.

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION
Volunteers will assist parents registering children for kindergarten.  This usually occurs in March.

READING BUDDY
Volunteers are needed to come in and read with children.  A half hour once or twice a week will greatly benefit any child within our school. Books and training are provided. 

SCRAPBOOKING
Volunteers are needed to take pictures on an occasional basis at school events.  Volunteers will also need to meet and design the scrapbook pages.

GINGERBREAD HOUSE STORE
Volunteers are needed to assist with the set-up and take down of the Gingerbread House Store.  Help will also be needed during the event.  This takes place in December.

SCHOOL PICTURES
A few volunteers are needed to assist with student picture days in the fall and spring.