Volunteer Clearance

If you are interested in volunteering at Weller, please complete the following steps to guarantee that you have been cleared as a volunteer. If you have any questions about the process, please contact our school secretary, Ms. Harn.

 

Classroom Volunteers

1. volunteer form

2. copy of photo ID

3. TB test

4. Sign in the office

Volunteering

We encourage parents and interested community members to become involved in the learning program at Weller School. Our volunteer program provides assistance to teachers through direct classroom assistance with children, through the development of instructional materials, clerical assistance, field trip supervision, party helpers and classroom demonstrations of special interests/talents (arts and crafts, dancing, cooking, travelling, collections, cultural awareness). If you can assist us in any way, please contact your child's teacher or the school office. Your time is greatly appreciated by both students and staff. Remember, all volunteers need to sign in and pick up a badges in the school office.

 

Listed below are some of the yearly activities that take place at the school:

 

• Back to School Night (fall)

 

• Parent Teacher Conferences (fall and spring)

 

• Open House (spring)

 

 

In addition, the school provides parents the opportunity to participate in:

 

• School Site Council (SSC)

 

• Parent Teacher Association (PTA)

 

• English Learners Advisory Council (ELAC)

 

• Representative to the Community Board Advisory Council (CBAC)

 

• Representative to the District English Learners Advisory Council (DELAC)

 

• Parent Volunteers (field trips and classroom assistance)

 

• Parent Surveys

 

The following activities will be provided at the school site to encourage parent participation and training for School Site Council, English Learners Advisory Committee and Title I parents.

 

• Parent Training in School Site Council (fall)

 

• Parent Training in Title I programs (fall)

 

• Parent workshops in Reading Interventions (Partners in Print nights K-2)

 

• Parent workshops in Reading Strategies (Int. Reading night 3-6)

 

 

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