The PTO is looking ahead to a successful 2019-20 school year, but we need your help! We are only able to offer wonderful programs and events at Roy Cloud because of parent participation. Please sign up for the areas you would like to volunteer below.
Roy Cloud Auction – February 22, 2020
This is the PTO’s largest volunteer need right now! The Roy Cloud dinner/dance is a critical fundraiser for Roy Cloud School. The event venue, Domenico Winery in San Carlos, has been booked and so has the auctioneer. A large number of volunteers are needed, and planning is starting now. Help is needed with everything from data entry, event planning, soliciting donations, processing payments, decorating, and more. Please sign up on the form above or contact Yvonne Sarles.
Volunteering in the Classroom
There may also be opportunities to help in your child’s classroom with things like art, garden, science, and library visits. Sign-ups are typically in your classroom at back to school night. Or, ask your child’s teacher how you can help. Thank you for your support!
Scholastic Book Fair – December 9-11, 2019
The Scholastic book fair is a partnership with Scholastic to sell books. The multi-day event is held in the MUB/Library every fall and includes an evening sale for families. We need assistance in set-up, sales, collections and much more. Planning begins in September. Questions? Please contact Alexandra Dendy.
Family Dance – March 6, 2020
An evening dance for families in the MUB. Decor and food planning, set up, clean up, facilitate games. Please sign up on the form above or contact Kristin Atkins and Yvonne Gumbrecht.
Art Show – April 23, 2020
The Art Show is held in the Roy Cloud MUB on the same night as Open House. Artwork will be on display from every Roy Cloud student. Help is needed mounting art at home prior to the art show, setting up, hanging art, and breaking down the show. Questions? Contact Alison Oldford.
Jog-a-thon – May 15, 2020
Students collect donations for the number of laps jogged around the school. This is a one-time event and will be held on a Friday in May during the school day. Many volunteers are needed including lap counters, T-shirt sales, advertising, middle school color run, set up and breakdown, hospitality, and much more! Questions? Please contact Julia Swenson.
Used Book Sale – May 27-29, 2020
The multi-day spring sale happens during school hours in the school library. In weeks leading up to the sale, parents drop off used books. Help is needed sorting, set up, selling books, and breakdown. Questions? Please contact Alexandra Dendy.
Landscaping maintenance such as watering, weeding and planting, as well as maintaining and making improvements to our beautiful campus! Questions? Please contact Lisa Furtado.
The Learning Garden
Maintaining class schedules, upkeep of all garden necessities including plant life and equipment. Questions? Contact Allison Benjamin.
8th Grade Graduation Committee
Join the team that plans all 8th grade graduation activities including fundraising event(s), pool party at the Elks Lodge, pre-graduation breakfast, graduation dance or grad night event, and graduation ceremony. Lots of parent help is needed planning and volunteering at these events! Questions? Please contact Alicia Truby.
Dad’s group assists with school events (movie nights, fitness night) as well as helps with any building or projects needed at the school. Organizes Science Night and Field of Dreams. Questions? Please contact Abe Fong and Ginge Smith.
Occurs during Staff Appreciation Week in May and throughout the year as a way to recognize and thank our teachers and Roy Cloud staff for their dedication and hard work. Questions? Please contact Victoria Melamed.
Walking School Bus
This healthy-way-to-start-your-day program recently received a grant to make safe walking routes to our school. Questions? Please contact Heidi Von Briel.
Drama Production – Spring
Parents will be asked to complete a certain number of hours for each child’s participation, but we also need parents to lead these events to make them successful and fun for the students. This year, the PTO, in partnership with San Carlos Children’s Theater, will produce Alice In Wonderland, Jr. Questions? Please contact Jen Clark.
Each classroom needs a point person to help the teacher coordinate activities and communicate with classroom parents throughout the year. This includes distributing information from both the teacher and the PTO as needed. Questions? Please contact Jolie Kalvaria.
General Volunteer Questions? Contact Yvonne Sarles.