Room Parent Responsibilities

  • Create classroom email contact list and share with teacher (data made available from PTA website and RP Coordinator)
  • Plan crafts/activities for parties (usually Halloween and Valentine’s), recruit volunteers, request donations for snacks and drinks, attend party and organize volunteers and activities

*Room parent will be reimbursed up to $50 per year for party expenses.

  • Recruit volunteers for general classroom help or for activities such as field trips, Field Day or other teacher or PTA requests (such as Emergency Preparedness)
  • Occasionally communicate information to class via email
  • Work with teacher/staff to be up to date on any classroom allergies or dietary restrictions
  • Staff Appreciation Week:  communicate information to class from the Staff Appreciation Committee and assist committee with various tasks that week (such as making a bouquet on flower day)
  • Optional:  organize an End-of-Year gift for teacher

Additional Responsibilities:

5th Grade Room Parents:

  • recruit parents for Camp Cedar Springs
  • Plan 5th grade moving up events