VOLUNTEER

 

There are many ways to get involved with Kincaid PTA and Foundation.

 

Click here to sign up for any of the volunteer opportunities described below!

 

  • Box Tops – Collects and submits Box Tops twice per year, awards top-participating classes
  • Bulletin Board – Designs content each month for the bulletin board near the Media Center and front office
  • Cat Tracks –  Writes a monthly paper-based newsletter (1 or 2 pages only) sent to Kincaid families
  • Character Education – Recognizes students displaying positive character attributes and hosts quarterly celebratory breakfasts
  • Community Outreach – Helps others in our community through MUST drives and quarterly hands-on projects
  • Cougar Pride/Spirit Wear – Procures and sells Kincaid t-shirts and supplies; coordinates days on which students wear school colors
  • Diversity and Inclusion – Teaches the importance of being unique; coordinates Explorers Club, a month long celebration of heritage
  • FBI - Fellas Being Involved – Encourages Dads, Stepdads, Uncles, Grandpas, etc. to help out at school and with Friday a.m. carpool
  • Foundation Fridays – Coordinates monthly Foundation fundraisers where students bring donations to wear theme related clothing
  • General Event Planning – Plans Foundation events and fundraisers (Family Dinner, Welcome Back Picnic, Halloween Dance, etc.)
  • Grant Applications – Researches, writes, and submits grant applications for the Foundation
  • Honoring Our Heroes Essay Contest – Hosts writing competition and reception in which students share stories about their heroes
  • Hospitality – Shows appreciation of teachers, staff, families by hosting teacher luncheons, monthly goodies, and student activities
  • Joint Fundraising – Works with Foundation to plan fundraising events that support Kincaid programs
  • Legislation and Advocacy – Advises families on topics affecting children
  • Meet and Greet – Coordinates PTA involvement in the orientation event 1-2 days before school starts in the Fall
  • Membership – Manages GA and National PTA membership, tracks members, distributes benefit packages, and attains certifications
  • Parliamentarian/ECCC Rep – Supports the PTA Board of Directors and Board of Executives with knowledge and expertise in PTA bylaws and procedures, represents Kincaid at East Cobb County Council of PTA meetings
  • Raffles – Coordinates (orders and distributes tickets, procures prizes, etc.) two raffles per year for the Foundation
  • Reflections – Hosts the national PTA arts competition and plans a reception for all entrants and their families
  • Room Parent Coordinator – Coordinates activities and communications and provides support to room parents
  • School Store – Gives students the chance to buy new and fun school supplies; 5th graders get to work at the store
  • School Supply Packs – Procures, sells, and distributes boxes of school supplies at a group discount for the following school year
  • Social Media – Administers Kincaid PTA Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts
  • Spirit Night – Coordinates with local businesses and organizations to host spirit nights to fundraise for the Foundation
  • STEM Day Coordinator – Coordinates a day of science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) demonstrations.
  • Student Banking – Teaches students the value of saving money by collecting deposits and awarding prizes for saving money
  • Summer Reading Program – Gives students the chance to keep up their reading skills during summer break
  • Volunteer Coordinator – Helps recruit and coordinate volunteers for schoolwide events
  • Website – Maintains PTA website using the Membership Toolkit application; coordinates with official Kincaid website content
  • Welcome Back Festival – Engages families with a fun welcome back to school event (joint effort with Foundation this year)
  • Yearbook – Designs and coordinates sale of a keepsake of students’ elementary school years

 

Not sure what to volunteer for? Our Volunteer Form also includes an option for "general" opportunities so we can call you when we have a need!!

 

 

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