TUCKAHOE, N.Y. -- Tuckahoe parents are reminded it's time to dig in and sign up to help at their child's school for the 2016-17 school year.
The Tuckahoe Parent Teacher Association executive board is looking for volunteers to chair/co-chair committees for the 2016-17 school year. No prior experience is needed; previous chairpersons will train incoming chairs and new parents are welcome to join.
Some of the open positions include the following:
- High School Dance: Oversees and manages the September-May after-school dance program for the High School. Organizes the dance mothers and arranges for the Spring Recital, including ordering of costumes, booking a photographer, coordinating DVD recording and distribution and printing tickets.
- Math and Science Committee: Organize and run science fun day which is a district-wide initiative that incorporates a hands on approach in the field of science education.
- Public Relations/Communications: Communicates news of PTA events to school district and community via school outlets (Cottle Weekly, K-12 Alerts, Channel 77, website, etc.) in conjunction with PTA chairs and district webmaster. Also provides information to news outlets (local papers, Channel 12, etc.) regarding school activities. Maintains PTA email and forwards pertinent information to PTA Chairs. Maintains and updates PTA website in conjunction with District webmaster. Forwards all PTA flyers and printed material for posting on PTA website. Advises all PTA chairs to keep documentation of PTA flyers and correspondence for filing at year-end. Coordinates the PTA ads for the yearbook of each school.
To volunteer, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each email should include your name, what grades your children are in (for the 2016-17 school year), the committee you're interested in (please provide two options) and any other relevant information.