Parent Point Opportunities

  • The following listed items are suggested ways to earn the required participation hours at the rate of 1 point per 1 hour of participation, or 1 point per $20.00 value of donated items

     

    • Saturday Work Parties (weeding at school/playground, school maintenance clean-up, gardening and other special projects)
    • PTG meeting parent volunteers (running 50/50 raffle, set-up/clean-up chairs after meeting)
    • Food Donations (with original receipt – donations of food for specific functions will be given. For example, donations for Catholic Schools Week.)   No points given for your child’s birthday donations.
    • Newark Days Parade – preparation and/or participation in; Newark Days Parade Donations     MAXIMUM 3 points per FAMILY for participation in the Parade, which may be in addition to preparation.
    • Jog-a-thon / Walk-a-thon
    • Assisting the teacher outside the classroom (help with class activities – take home work)
    • Eye Testing/ Hearing Testing / Picture Days:   DATES and TIMES posted in Spartan Weekly
    • Wednesday Envelope Stuffers
    • Second Chance volunteers - ½ point each day, Second Chance lunches are delivered after school.
    • Christmas Program Refreshment volunteer
    • Christmas Tree sales
    • Scrip Helpers/ Scrip Table Volunteers (this is the only position that earns Parent Points year)
    • Before and After School Traffic Supervisor
    • Any School Appointed Committee
    • P.E. Motors Skills Program Helper (assist small groups of Kinder and 1st Graders)
    • Choir Helper at Pueri Cantores
    • Uniform Exchange Chairperson and 1 Committee Helper needed to set-up
    • Catholic School Week volunteers
    • Development – see Development Director early in the school year
    • Set up for WASC (only applicable during a certification year)
    • Assisting Hospitality Committee (seasonal)
    • Kids Club snacks (see sign up board for details.)
    • CYO – Coaches, Team Parent, Scorekeepers (see maximum point distribution under CYO)
    • Yard Duty – at Lunch
    • Distribute School Lunch Program
    • Assisting Fundraising Chairperson (for example, set-up/clean-up for Parent Celebration or distribution of Gift Wrap & Cookie Dough)
    • Book Fair Chairperson & Committee Helpers
    • Class Field trips
    • Field Day
    • Teaching Faith Formation (limited to 10 points per family per school year)

     

    Additional opportunities for points are listed in the Spartan Weekly published on Wednesdays