VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

We Need You!

 

We encourage everyone to get involved with the Dover PTO! Whether you’re a working parent with only evening and weekend availability or a stay-at-home parent with little ones to care for… Whether you can only commit last minute, or you’re ready for a longer-term bigger commitment… We would love to hear from you! There are many ways to get involved in the Dover PTO.

Committee or Board Leadership

 

Each year towards the end of the school year, we send out nomination forms for the following year. Nominate a friend or even yourself! Bringing new talents and new perspectives to our leadership positions makes our organization stronger. Whenever possible, we try to add new people to our leadership positions so that those who have served many times can move on, and so that new ideas and new enthusiasm can be infused into everything that we do. If you want to get a jump on nominations for the upcoming year, please contact us at volunteers@doverpto.org.

Volunteer to Help with an Activity!

 

From classroom parents to selling tickets to making lunch for our wonderful teachers and everything in between, we rely on a diverse group of parent volunteers to help plan and staff events and activities in the classroom and beyond. In the Fall you will receive a detailed volunteer signup form via your child’s backpack highlighting all of our events for the entire school year. Please check off any and all activities you’d like to be involved in. If you're new to school and missed the Fall signup form, please feel free to download using the above link and send back to school via your child’s backpack. Don’t want to sign up quite yet, but want to learn more? Please feel free to contact us at volunteers@doverpto.org.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

 

Volunteer Services Chair

Alysia Poe

volunteers@doverpto.org

For a complete list of  Board Leader positions and their descriptions please click here.

For a complete list of Volunteer Positions and their descriptions please click here.

DOVER DAYS

SCIENCE FAIR

BIKE SAFETY DAY

HOSPITALITY

MOVIE NIGHT

FUNDRAISING

ROOM PARENT

CULTURAL SERIES

INTERNATIONAL NIGHT

BOOKS FROM THE HEART

OUTDOOR CLASSROOM

WEBSITE MANAGER

CURRICULUM ENRICHMENT

SCHOOL PICTURE DAY

AUDIT COMMITTEE

METCO FAMILY FRIENDS

Dover Days

 

The Dover Days Fair has been an annual event for approximately thirty years and functions as a fundraiser for many Dover organizations including the Dover PTO! Special events will take place throughout the day. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors to relax and enjoy the whole day.

Science Fair

The Science Fair is an optional, fun and fantastic event with the goal to inspire the minds of our students with science and engineering.  During the fair a team of Science Experts will visit each project and hear a brief explanation from the student and ask a few questions. Students from any grade can enter a project in the fair.

International Night

Children, parents, and grandparents are welcome to attend Chickering’s Annual International Night as we celebrate the many cultures that make up our Chickering community. Collect stamps on your Chickering Passport as you explore artifacts and traditional clothing, play games, and taste delicious food from around the world. We have had many countries represented including India, Greece, Argentina, Israel, Ukraine, China, and many more! Whether your family's connection to another country is close or distant, this is a wonderful opportunity to recognize diversity within our community and learn about different cultures.

Books from the Heart is a beloved event that allows our children to acknowledge their favorite teacher, administrator, or specialist by purchasing a book for the school library in their honor. The children love to pick out special books for their teachers and enjoy coming across them in the library for years to come.  

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