Copper Ridge Parent Teacher Organization
HEALTH SCREENING DAYS TEAM:
Health Screening Day is held in September each year. It is a chance for various health volunteers to assist the school nurse with checking the vision and hearing of each of our students.
PICTURE DAYS TEAM: TIME FRAME: (2 HR. SHIFTS DAY OF)
Pictures are taken in August each year. A two day event in which each student gets his/her individual picture taken. Volunteers are needed to assist with order and payment collection; and assisting photographer with preparing children.
FIELD DAY TEAM
Field Day is a three day event each February or March and includes all K-5 grade students. The team will work the PE teacher to plan and coordinate the Field Day activities and volunteers for each day.
ART & GARDEN WALK
The Art & Garden Walk is in March each year. It is a chance to showcase the art work of each grade level; projects that the children have worked on in art class as well as with Art Masterpiece throughout the year. The projects are displayed throughout the campus. Team Responsibilities include: Volunteer Coordination; Marketing/Signage; Art presentation; Classroom Coordination; Vendor selection..
BOOK FAIR TEAM: TIME FRAME: (AUG - SEPTEMBER)
Our Book Fair is held in September each year. The Scholastic Book Fair is a two-week long opportunity to purchase Scholastic books for your child, your child’s classroom, the library or as gifts. The Book Fair is open to all children and families before and after school. During the school day, each class is scheduled to visit the Book Fair. Additional events such as Donuts with Dads, and Teacher Wish Lists are also planned to make the week even more fun! Team Members are needed for planning the event and many volunteers are needed the day/week of the event.
Team Responsibilities include: Ordering supplies from Scholastic; Classroom scheduling; Volunteer Coordination; Theme decoration design, set-up/clean up; Book display set-up/clean-up; marketing; clerking/cashiering; Supply maintenance.
CARNIVAL TEAM: TIME FRAME: (SEPT – NOV)
Copper Ridge Carnival is a community event that is held in October each year, on the campus playground. The entire school staff, families and friends are invited to participate. Unlimited ride wristbands are available for all rides. There are carnival rides, bounce houses, carnival games with prizes, a DJ and food/treats.
As a fundraiser, each class is asked to collect donations for a themed basket valued around $250 and these baskets are displayed and raffled at the Carnival. Team Members are needed for planning the event and many volunteers are needed the day of the event.
Team Responsibilities include: Ride and prize vendor selection; Volunteer Coordination; Marketing/advertisement; Facilities Management; Set-up/Clean Up; Food & beverage vendor coordination.
SPRING DINNER & AUCTION TEAM: TIME FRAME: (NOV-APRIL)
Back by popular demand (and for the sanity of all our families) is the Spring Fundraiser for adults only. It will be held in April each year. A buffet dinner will be served along with a cash bar. There are always some excellent advertising opportunities available, so please be on the look out for available sponsorships and auction letters in weekly folders (usually starting in January).