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Earn Parent Involvement Hours by attending meetings, or even consider running for office!

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We Need Drivers!

you can earn 15 parent hours just for qualifying to drive on field trips each year!  See our Volunteer Process page

Volunteer Opportunities

Involvement News

4/30/16

We always need parents to volunteer to drive for field trips and other school events!

 

The process can take up to 8 weeks, and must be be completed annually.  Please do this process early in the school year. We have had some drivers not getting qualified in time and not able to drive for their event.

 

To ease the time, energy and small fee you will earn 15 parent involvement hours (if you qualify)--that's half your hours for the year just for signing up!  You can then earn additional hours for time spent driving and at events.

 

According to the Transportations policy, this process is required each year.

  1. If you do not already have a staff or volunteer badge a volunteer form must be filled out and signed by the principal. Call the district 916 566-1600 and they can guide you through the time, and requirements of getting your badge.
  2. Proof of liability insurance with coverage of at least $100,000 per person and $300,000 per incident.
  3. Proof of a valid California Driver’s License.
  4. Proof of current automobile registration
  5. Signed Vehicle Safety and Transportation Procedures and Requirements Form included in this packet.
  6. Signed DMV Pull Notice included in this packet.
  7. H6 report from DMV, (cannot get online), DMV fee $5.00. (example included, please take sample to DMV)

Please bring your badge, proof of insurance coverage including expiration date, current driver’s license, current  car registration, signed Safety form (included in packet), signed DMV Pull Notice (included in packet), and original H6 from DMV, to the school office.

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MORE Opportunities [as of 8/1/16]

At Home Projects:

  • Volunteer to check through Grant Wrangler and other sites for any available grants

  • Volunteers needed to make costumes (see Mrs. Hughes-Corben or Ms. Williams)

At School (but not necessarily during school hours) Projects:

  • Walerga Orchard maintenance - time to pull weeds and start mowing around trees before it gets out of hand! Call Ms. Wendy to schedule a time.  This needs to be done on a regular basis!

  • Weekly Watering at Walerga - schedule a time to come in once or twice a week to hand water our rock garden, orchard, and patio areas.

Adopt a Street

Notice those signs on Walerga between Elkhorn and Antelope? To keep our signs we should be cleaning the area periodically. We need parents to organize the days (probably on a Field Study Day!) and contact Adopt a Street organization as well to make sure we are following those guidelines.

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Fireworks Booth Volunteers

Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

Fireworks Booth loan / donate items

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Promote our school

1. Take copies of "Apply Now" flyers to pass out in town!

2. Take copies of "Apply Now" flyers to post in businesses, arts studios, private schools, apartment complexes, car wash bulletin boards - anywhere that will let us!  Make a list of where and send to Mrs. Corben - let us know if YOU can pass out those flyers or if we need to find other parents who can do so for their hours.

3. Find community events where CCAA can have a free "booth" so we can advertise and hand out flyers for our school or past out flyer even if "booth" option isn't available.  Make a list and send to Mrs. Corben - let us know if YOU can pass out those flyers or if we need to find other parents who can do so for their hours.

 

Contact PTO

Contact the CCAA PTO organization at ccaaboardpto@gmail.com if you have additional volunteer questions & suggestions. Please be sure to include an email (It does not show automatically on what you send us.) and/or phone number so we can contact you.