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.