VOLUNTEER WITH THE HEIGHTS PTO!
PTO Volunteer Positions:
PTO meeting attendance is encouraged but not required.
Room Parent Committee
Coordinates room parents
Acts as the liaison between classroom parents, the teacher, and the PTO
Box Tops Committee
Coordinates Box Top collection
Book Fair Committee
Schedule, organize, and run all aspects of the school book fair during school hours and on Open House nights
From Melissa, the current chair: "Book Fair sound interesting to you? Would you like to become even more involved? Still have a few years left at Heights? Please feel free to contact me at as I will be looking for volunteer(s) to learn our Book Fair process and to eventually become a new leader or co-leader in this role. In addition to the Book Fair being a fun way to raise money for the school, it’s also a great way to meet all the teachers as well as the many Heights families that shop at Book Fair!"
Time Commitment: Aug-Sept. Approx 5+hrs. Remotely and during school hours and evenings
Schedule, organize, and run student lunch bag assembly for the homeless shelter in Brockton
MainSpring is on hold for the year 2020-2021 due to COVID-19.
School Picture Day Committee
Coordinate with school administration for School Picture Day
Teacher Appreciation Committee
Schedule, organize, and help run teacher appreciation events
School Spirit Committee
In charge of School Spirit for various PTO events, creating and managing Heights merchandise
Heights Garden Committee
Coordinate with school administration to maintain the (exterior) Heights garden seasonally and solicit and manage parent gardening help. This includes buying supplies, planting, watering, and weeding.
The garden provides fresh veggies and fruits that are served in the cafeteria to students
Fundraising and Donations Committee
Rachel W (Auction Donations)
Assist the PTO board members in sourcing existing and potentially new ways to raise money for the school.
Experience with grant writing greatly welcome.
Organize and collect end of the year donations for the specials (Art, Music, Gym, Library)
Assist the PTO board in soliciting and organizing donations for the spring raffle and auction
Time Commitment: Sept.-June or only Jan-Apr and June. Approx. 4hrs per week for the spring raffle and auction remotely, 1hr per week for the end of the year donation drive remotely. Attend PTO mtgs when possible
Pizza Party Committees
K/1st Pizza Party in Oct (TBD)
2nd/ 3rd Pizza Party in Nov (TBD)
4th/5th Pizza Party in Dec (TBD)
Plan and run the pizza parties
Ice Cream Social Committee (TBD)
Create a flyer, order ice cream from crescent ridge, coordinate volunteers and event logistics, help run the event
5th Grade Committee
Coordinates Fifth Grade farewell activities, creates Fifth Grade Yearbook
Educational Programming Committee
Coordinate supplemental educational programs for each grade level
Hedgehogs Give Back Committee
The Heights PTO believes in giving back to the community. Comes up with ideas to give back to the community, plans and executes community events.
Diversity and Cultural Committee
Create your own committee or position
Please let the PTO know if you have any ideas and are willing to volunteer!
Social Media Committee (This should be a PTO board member)
Manage PTO online presence.
PTO Executive Board 2020-2021
PTO Board Secretary: Mary M
PTO Board Chair: Manjula R
PTO Board Vice Chair: Aparna P
PTO Board Treasurer: Julia L
PTO Board Co-Treasurer: Pulkit S