Volunteer Opportunities

Why Volunteer?
The benefits go beyond dollars and cents. Students behaviors improve and their confidence increases. They improve their test scores and earn better grades. You are repaid with the students’ smiles and hugs for your efforts.

How Much Time Is Involved?
There are many great opportunities to volunteer. Some take as little as a single morning or an hour a week. Listed below are just some of the opportunities. Any amount of time you have available would be greatly appreciated!

How Do I Sign-up?
Duval County Public Schools (DCPS) requires all volunteers to have a DCPS volunteer background check. Listed below are the volunteer opportunities. Click here to contact Volunteer Chair Committee person for additional information.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Cultural Arts Week

Help with various jobs, set-up, throughout event, clean-up.

Time Commitment:
Anytime available during the entire week duroing day or one evening.

4th / 5th Grade Social

Help with various jobs, from
set-up, through the event,
and clean up.
Time Commitment:
1 evening prior to the winter holiday break

At Home Projects

Clipping box tops, phone tree, other requests as they occur.

Time Commitment: As needed

School Beautification

Needed for various projects to help brighten and clean up the school.

Time Commitment:
Two Saturdays per year, fall and spring

Great Leaps Reading

Strengthen students’ reading skills.

Training provided by Great Leaps Coordinator.

Time Commitment:
1 hour in the classroom per week

Family Fun Fest

Needed for various jobs
from set up, through the
event, to clean up.

Time Commitment:
1 Saturday afternoon in the spring

Hospitality

Bring food or desserts in throughout the year for special events and teacher appreciation days.

Time Commitment: As needed

School Pictures

Assist photographers.

Time Commitment:
Couple of hours 2 or 3 times per year

Hearing and Vision Screening

Receive training that day on how to conduct screening.

Time Commitment:
Couple of hours twice a year

Movie Nights

Help with refreshments and clean-up.

Time Commitment:
2-3 hours per movie night

Just Call Me

Not certain what you would like to do?

Willing to do whatever is needed?

This is when we just need a little help!

Interests/Talents

Have a special skill or talent you’d like to share?
Maybe you’r an artist, carpenter scientist…?
Do you love to face paint or make balloon animals?
Let us know how you would like to help!