Volunteer Now 2017-02-27T22:38:10+00:00


Over the course of the coming school year, we need parent volunteers to assist with a variety of activities and events at Lakeview Elementary. Your involvement and help makes it possible for us to provide a more enriching and enjoyable educational experience for our children. Involvement does NOT mean devoting all your free time to the school – just an hour or two over the course of the year can really make a difference! Please sign up and volunteer where/when you can: 2016-17 Volunteer Interest Form

Thank you for your interest in volunteering. Please fill out our online interest form. Once our volunteer lists are compiled, a Committee Chairperson will be contacting you with more information! Please remember to bookmark our website (and check it often) for more information on Lakeview Elementary events and volunteer opportunities!

Room Parent - Keep in contact with your homeroom teacher regarding class parties and class needs. Plan class parties with other parents. Coordinate the sign up for the grade level teacher luncheon the month that you are assigned. Arrange something special for your teacher for his/her birthday. Keep in contact with the Hospitality Chairpersons regarding Teacher Appreciate Week. One or two room parents needed for each class.

Smart Program - This is a kindergarten enrichment program that occurs everyday (M-F) from 7:30 - 8:15 am in the gym beginning in September. Assist with setup and takedown of equipment and monitoring students. 2 to 3 volunteers needed each day.

Fall Festival Planning Committee - The Fall Festival will be held on Saturday, November 5th, from 10 am to 3 pm. Planning begins as soon as school starts. We need a minimum of 10 people for this committee to help plan the events of the day including games, prizes, concessions and vendor booths.

Fall Festival Day Of Volunteers - We will need many volunteers on Saturday, November 5th, from 10 am to 3pm, to help with set up, take down, working game stations, helping with concessions, etc.

Silent Auction Committee - The silent Auction is part of the Fall Festival. We need a minimum of 10 people to begin requesting donations from business as soon as school starts. Silent action committee members will also help set up the auction the afternoon/evening before the Fall Festival - Friday, November 4th.

AR Bookstore - Volunteers to work the AR Bookstore where students shop and spend the AR points they have earned from reading books and taking AR tests. AR Bookstores are held during the school day at the end of each 9 weeks, normally on a Tuesday and Wednesday.

FUN RUN Planning Committee - The Fun Run will be held in September during the school day. Planning begins as soon as school starts. We need a minimum of 6 people for this committee to help obtain event sponsors, organize prizes, distribute information, etc.

FUN RUN Day of Volunteers - We will need volunteers to mark laps and pass out water to students

Green Committee - Looking for volunteers to help start a school garden, organize an Earth Day event, start a recycling program and coordinate the Think Green, Think Clean Youth Litter Challenge in April.

Decorate Lobby Display Case - Decorate the lobby display case for different school events and holidays.

Movie Night - Volunteers are needed to set up, take down and work a shift at the concession stand for the outdoor movie night(s).

Math and Science Nights - Assist in planning Math and Science Nights.

Rewards Team - Assist the Rewards Team with collecting, counting, and submitting Box Tops, Tyson Project A+ labels and Sunny D labels. Promote the Kroger Community Rewards, Publix Partners, and Amazon Smiles programs. Help with contests.

Pool Parties - Several volunteers needed to help with the back to school pool parties. Process orders, set up, clean up, ticket table, concession table.

Marathon - The Kids Rock Marathon will be held on Sunday April 30, at LP Field. Marathon practice is every day after school beginning when we return from Spring Break. volunteers needed to assist Lakeview's PE Teacher with practice, event day activities, and sorting and handing out racing bibs and t-shirts.

Eagle Dads - This is a new group just for Lakeview dads. This group will help with DIY school improvement projects. Other possibilities are to plan Donuts for Dads and to organize a golf tournament.

Yearbook - Take pictures and submit for the yearbook. Help design and layout yearbook pages.

Dance Planning Committee - The school dance this year will be held in March. The committee will begin meeting in January to plan.

Dance Day of Volunteers - Volunteers will be needed the day of the dance to decorate, take tickets, work concessions, and help clean up.

Spirit Wear - Assist with sorting and distributing t-shirt and other spirit wear orders a couple times throughout the year.

Spring Fundraiser - Assist with planning the Spring Fundraiser. Last year it was Otis Cookie Dough and Yankee Candles. Sorting and distributing the orders. After Spring Break.

Teacher Appreciation Week Committee - Assist with planning and coordinating activities for Teacher Appreciation Week.

Grants - Research, write and submit grant applications on behalf of the Lakeview PTO. This job can be done from home and on your own hours.

Other - I want to help, but at this time cannot commit to a specific activity/event. Please include me on all volunteer email opportunities.