Fundraising

Spirit Nights
Spirit Nights

Chair:
Fun Run
Fun Run

Chair:
When:
January 16-26, 2018

This committee will help the Fundraising team and the company running the event with organizing and logistics related to activities leading up to and including the fun run (which will be an obstacle course run this year). E-mail fundraising@popepto.org if you have additional questions.
Birthday Billboard
Birthday Billboard

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help change out the Birthday Announcements on the school marquee (1x per week).
Box Tops for Education
Box Tops for Education

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help collect, organize, and submit Box Tops. Help advertise due dates, plan incentives for the kids/classes w/ the most box tops.
Yearbook
Yearbook

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help create the Pope Yearbook. Work as a photographer and take pictures at school events. Design layouts, write stories, etc.

Events

Spring Fling Family Night
Spring Fling Family Night

Chair:
When:
March 24, 2018
Fathers-n-Flashlights
Fathers-n-Flashlights

Chair:
When:
November 4-5, 2017
Boo Bash / Fall Carnival
Boo Bash / Fall Carnival

Chair:
When:
October 14, 2017
Panthers in the Park Movie Night
Panthers in the Park Movie Night

Chair:
When:
April 28, 2018

Volunteers

Hero Committee
Hero Committee

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Available to help in emergencies and last minute requests. Help out whenever/wherever is needed.
Hospitality
Hospitality

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help collect donations, organize drop-offs/sign-ups for items. Work the teacher luncheons.
Library
Library

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help shelf books, check books in and out. Can't work shifts on a regular basis? That's okay, sign up to be a substitute library helper.
Lost & Found
Lost & Found

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help organize lost and found items. Find the owners of these items. Deliver the forgotten lost items to our adopted school.
Science Resource Center (SRC)
Science Resource Center (SRC)

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

You will be in charge of presenting mini-lessons to our 5th Grade Pope kids. No teaching experience required. The district classes will teach you everything you'll need to know. Please indicate in the comments section which grade you would like to be in. E-mail popeptosrc@gmail.com if you have additional questions.

School Enrichment

Staff & Teacher Appreciation
Staff & Teacher Appreciation

Chair:
When:
May 7-11, 2018

Organize daily activities/gifts for teachers & staff that our kids can do/provide during Appreciation week in May.
Love Care Share
Love Care Share

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help coordinate coat drives, supply drives, teacher luncheons, etc. for our adopted school. Coordinate charity events w/ the Pope Philanthropy Club. Lead through example. Teach our children compassion & how to pay it forward.
Veterans Day Celebration
Veterans Day Celebration

Chair:
(none)
When:
November 2017

Coordinate with Mrs. Koop & plan a Veterans Day celebration for our Pope students.
100th Day of Kindergarten
100th Day of Kindergarten

Chair:
When:
February 8, 2018

Help plan 100th Day of Kindergarten activities. Mostly cutting things out for the day of the event. Attend school w/ your kindergartener that day & help run the event. ONLY volunteers who are working this event are allowed to attend the 100th day festivities.
Multicultural Day
Multicultural Day

Chair:
When:
TBD

Help plan cultural mini-lessons for this event & help work the event on 1/27. This event requires A LOT of volunteers. Please indicate in the comments section which grade you would like to plan & if you are interested in a sub-chair position.
Fine Arts Support
Fine Arts Support

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Help with elective events and needs such as Music, Art (Portfolio Night), and Library.
5th Grade Party & Memory Book
5th Grade Party & Memory Book

Chair:
When:
June 1, 2018

Help plan this last day of school party for our 5th grade class. Also work the event. Plan & create a 5th grade memory book. Please indicate in the comments if you are interested in a sub-chair position.
Cookies with Koop
Cookies with Koop

Chair:
When:
December 19, 2017
Field Day/PE Support
Field Day/PE Support

Chair:
When:
March 7-9, 2018

Membership

School Directory
School Directory

Chair:
When:
September & October

Gather orders, grant access to online directory to PTO members, and prepare and distribute printed directory.
Welcome Committee
Welcome Committee

Chair:
(none)
When:
Throughout the year

Attend & help plan new student meet & greets. Assemble and plan new student folders. Be a person of contact for new Pope families.
PTO Membership
PTO Membership

Chair:

This committee handles the PTO membership drive at the beginning of the year. We are striving for 100% membership!

Panther Pride

Panther Pride Store
Panther Pride Store

Chair:
When:
Once per month during grade level lunches

Research items to sell at Pride Store, design/pick-out artwork for Pope spirit gear, work Pride Store Shifts, help keep inventory, distribute t-shirt orders, etc.
Paws the Mascot
Paws the Mascot

Chair:
When:
Throughout the year

Dress up as PAWs at different school functions. The kids love it!