Volunteer

Volunteers are Welcome!

We love our volunteers! From giving their time in the classroom to planning and coordinating special events to everything in between, our volunteers help make our schools a richer, stronger learning environment. Interested in learning more about how you can make a measurable difference in the lives of our students? Contact the school.

Volunteer Opportunities

As you become familiar with Kilgour you will discover a true community at work.  By becoming involved in your child’s classroom you will become a contributing member of this great community.

The following are a few suggestions:

  • Listen to students read.
  • Read to students.
  • Assist with special projects in the classroom such as cooking, plays, writing books.
  • Play instructional games with individual students.
  • Send “Food for Thought” a simple snack such as pretzels to share with the class.
  • Assist with Science preparations for Hands-On Science Program.
  • Help check out books during your child’s weekly classroom visit to the library.
  • Go on field trips.
  • Offer to be a guest speaker and share your talents.
  • Help supervise the lunchroom.  Kindergartens need plenty of help opening their packages.
  • Help the room parent with class parties and the carnival booth in the spring.
  • Become the room parent! (Coordinate class parties and be in charge of the class booth at the Kilgour Carnival).
  • Help take down or set up bulletin boards.
  • Sign up with your child’s teacher for weekly or bi-weekly classroom visits.