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For parents with school-aged children who enjoy helping out, there are many fantastic La Jolla School volunteer programs which can provide much satisfaction, set a good example for your children, and help your family feel more a part of the community and school. It's a good idea to contact a school directly to learn about specific opportunities, which can include a variety of activities from academic tutoring and sports coaching to planning and helping out at fundraising events.

La Jolla High School has an active Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and is always looking for volunteers. Check the La Jolla High PTA website for the most recent opportunities, including joining the PTA itself. Currently the PTA is supporting a special teacher training workshop and the sophomore class homecoming float project. You can sign up to volunteer online.

Muirlands Middle School handles volunteer opportunities through the Muirlands Foundation, Inc. The group is a non-profit fundraising organization dedicated to helping the school with financial assistance and community-building events for students, staff and parents. The foundation holds three main fundraisers a year, including the La Jolla Art and Wine Festival. In addition to needing volunteers for these events, the school needs volunteers to participate in parent mixer parties, supervise student field trips, plan student bar-b-cues, assist teachers in the classroom, work in the school library, welcome new students, take care of potted plants on the campus and research and apply for grants.

La Jolla Elementary School and Bird Rock Elementary school also have active volunteer programs and encourage parent involvement in the school community. At La Jolla Elementary, you can sign up to receive emails and download forms necessary to start volunteering. Opportunities include supervising field trips, assisting teachers, and helping out at fundraising events. At Bird Rock Elementary, you can also sign up online and research available opportunities. These include assisting in the classroom, coordinating volunteer and parent programs, providing publicity, stuffing envelopes, working in the library, tutoring and word processing.

At The Bishop's School, parents can sign up to volunteer online through the Parents' Association. The online form includes descriptions of the many volunteer opportunities for parents. These include a variety of activities, including helping with school events, book exchanges, performing arts, sports booster club, and working in the library or bookstore. If you would like to volunteer but are not sure what you want to do, the school will help you match you with an available opening.

The Stella Maris Academy, affiliated with Mary, Star of the Sea Catholic Church, offers parents many opportunities to volunteer their services. Resources are listed online, including forms to fill out before volunteering. Possible volunteer activities include serving on the school board, acting as a room parent, joining the Parent Teacher Organization or the Dad's Club. The school offers a Family Involvement Service Hours program to coordinate volunteer work. The program includes online enrollment, a list of volunteer positions and a handbook.


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