Volunteers are critical to the success of our school. See the list of volunteer opportunities below and sign up today. Even 15 minutes of your time can make a big difference!


Volunteer Opportunities

Share information about the PTO during the Pettigrew Open House on Tuesday, August 21. Contact Sarah Olimb (sarahkolimb@gmail.com) with interest.

Open House Volunteer

August 21

 

School Pictures Helper

Thursday, September 20

 

 

 

 

We are looking for volunteers to help with school pictures this fall.  Please sign up where you are available!  We help direct kids to and from classrooms to keep things flowing smoothly. Help is also needed to make sure collars are lying flat and hair is in place.  You will be able to sign up for a free photo package that day for volunteering. Just ask when you arrive!

Directing students during picture day on Thursday, September 20. Sign up sheet available here.

 

Pettigrew is participating in ColorCycle, a program by Crayola that collects dried of markers of any brand for recycling. We need volunteers to decorate small collection boxes for individual classrooms. Contact your student's teacher to see if they are in need of a box or contact Sarah Olimb (sarahkolimb@gmail.com) to get connected to a classroom. 

Decorate used marker recycling boxes for classrooms 

Immediate need

 

Lead in layout for the student directory that is shared with all Pettigrew families. Contact Sarah Olimb (sarahkolimb@gmail.com) with interest.

Student Directory

September 2018

 

Book Fair Volunteer (K-2 parents)

October 9 or October 11

Scholastic Book Fair presented by Kindergarten to 2nd grade parents. Set-up and take down, sales, and customer assistance positions available. Sign up open in mid-September.

 

Use a stencil to paint "Pettigrew Panther" icons on driveways. Contact April Grabow (april_grabow@yahoo.com) with interest.

Driveway Stencil Painter

 

Processing and distributing spiritwear orders to students. Contact April Grabow (april_grabow@yahoo.com) with interest.

Spiritwear Distribution

Late September

 

Directing students and spectators during Science Fair; helping with set up and take down; judging student projects. Sign up available in February 2019.

Science Fair Volunteer

March 2019

 

Distribute pizza; Distribute prizes; Clean-up. Sign up available January 2019.

Pizza Bingo Volunteers

February 1, 2019

 

Scholastic Book Fair presented by 3rd to 5th grade parents. Set-up and take down, sales, and customer assistance positions available. Sign up open in mid-September.

Spring Bookfair (3rd - 5th parents)

 

Help with preparation of materials (before event) or organize presenters and volunteers (at event)

Pettigrew Day

April 18, 2019


Do you plan to volunteer at R.F. Pettigrew this year? Each new school year you must submit your volunteer registration form to the district for approval. 

If you are only volunteering in a supervised capacity you only need to fill out the District Volunteer Form

If you plan to volunteer in an unsupervised capacity or be a field trip driver you must ALSO complete the online background check (link available in Volunteer Form).


 Image of rock garden in front of Pettigrew Elementary school.