Volunteer Opportunities at Paly
Please read this description: Volunteer Opportunities 2018/19
(That document needs to be updated for 2019/20.)
Please use UpToUs to register online for volunteer activities.
We hope this encourages you to volunteer!
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Once you are in the system: Click on the events or sign-ups you would like to help out with and start typing in your name until your name appears, or use the pull down, and you are signed up! You will get an e-mail reminder the day before the event. Forgotten what you have signed up for? Go to www.uptous.com and login to look it up!
At Paly PAUSD: Questions about volunteering or signing up to help, please e-mail Beth Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Paly PAUSD has a page on parent volunteers here:
Academic Resource Center (ARC) – supervise and assist students with tutoring, make-up exams and studying.
Booster Groups – managed by Paly PAUSD. Read about them here:
Paly Boosters information is in the back to school packet.
College & Career Center (CCC) – assist students using the CCC resources, host visiting college reps and answer questions about the CCC. Shifts are 2 hours weekly or semi-weekly (Only open to 10,11 and 12 grade parents). For information about volunteering, see: http://www.paly.net/college and open the item named “Volunteering in the College and Career Center” near the bottom of the page.
Community Service Activities – Community Service Activities – Paly students and parents are welcome to participate in the PTSA-sponsored monthly community service projects.
Dance Chaperones – we need 15-20 volunteers at each dance! Work along side the admin staff.
Grad Activities – Picnic, reception, and Grad Night Party! Junior and Senior parent volunteers are needed to help plan and chaperone – making these events memorable for our graduation Seniors.
Field Day – a lot of activities and free lunch for our students on a fun, sunny day in the late spring. Volunteers help with every aspect!
Meals-on-Wheels – Volunteers cook and deliver dinners for families in need due to illness or crisis.
Office Help – Our school offices can use some help. Work in the Attendance office, Front office, Guidance office, Student Activities, the Health office – we need you!
Spirit Week – A Paly tradition! Work is done on weekends and Thursday before the homecoming game.
Staff Appreciation Events – Paly Parents go all out to appreciate our staff at many events during the year. We need help to continue the tradition! Like to bake? We need you! Great at serving? Come on down! For a list of Staff Appreciation Lunch contacts, see the Paly PTSA 2019-2020 Volunteers page, under EVENTS FOR STAFF.