Open PTA Positions

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Executive Committee

The performs the following:


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Co-Leader, Secretary and Communications Coordinator

The Co-Leader, Secretary and Communications Coordinator performs the following:


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Co-Leader, Volunteer Coordinator and PTA Council Liaison

The Co-Leader, Volunteer Coordinator and PTA Council Liaison performs the following:


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Co-Leader, Fundraising

The Co-Leader, Fundraising performs the following:


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Co-leader - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The Co-leader - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion performs the following:


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Communications Group

Bulletin Board Coordinator

The Bulletin Board Coordinator performs the following:


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Calendar Committee

The Calendar Committee performs the following:


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Katie Brick

School Directory Chair

The School Directory Chair performs the following:


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Katie Brick

Newsletter Spanish Translator

The Newsletter Spanish Translator performs the following:


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Special Ed Liaison to District

The Special Ed Liaison to District performs the following:


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Katie Brick

PTA Council Liaison

The PTA Council Liaison performs the following:


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Social Media (FB, Slack, Listserve)

The Social Media (FB, Slack, Listserve) performs the following:


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Washington Wolves Weekly e-newsletter Layout

The Washington Wolves Weekly e-newsletter Layout performs the following:


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PTA Website Chair

The PTA Website Chair performs the following:


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Katie Brick

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New Family Partners Coordinator

The New Family Partners Coordinator performs the following:


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Katie Brick

Spanish Translation Volunteer

The Spanish Translation Volunteer performs the following:
Are you a Spanish speaker with translation experience? Or a professional translator with a couple extra hours a month? Join our team of volunteer Spanish Translators! Our goal is to send all of our PTA communication in both English & Spanish. Can you help with that goal? Time commitment here is relatively low, and it can easily be accomplished around your own schedule. We try to only reach out to each volunteer 1/x a month or so, and generally only for a paragraph or two of translation.

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Katie Brick

Bilingual (English/Spanish) PTA Website/Calendar Coordinator

The Bilingual (English/Spanish) PTA Website/Calendar Coordinator performs the following:


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Katie Brick

Graphic Design Volunteer

The Graphic Design Volunteer performs the following:
Assist Communications co-chair in creating flyers that can be posted in both English and Spanish (translation will be provided for either as needed) and for other graphic design work as needed. This position can be done with relatively small amounts of effort as needed and depending on your schedule.

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Katie Brick



For questions or to volunteer in other ways with the Communications Group, please contact 
umarsenault@gmail.com

Green Group

Green Team Leadership

The Green Team Leadership performs the following:


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D65 Eco Film Festival

The D65 Eco Film Festival performs the following:
We have several ways to help make this event a success in it's second year! From advertising to helping with a storefront display, to day-of logistics, and raffle experiential prizes. This is a fun event in which to meet others from the district passionate about getting kids involved with voicing their opinions about the state of our neighborhood and planet.

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Sylvia Wooller

End-of-Year Clean Out Coordinator

The End-of-Year Clean Out Coordinator performs the following:
Set up labeled cardboard boxes in several locations throughout the school, send information about the clean out and assist in sorting the items collected.

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Sylvia Wooller

Green Team Classroom Presenter

The Green Team Classroom Presenter performs the following:
Join us on a journey to coordinate 15 minute presentations in all classrooms about recycling, composting, waste reduction and sustainability. This is done twice per year (September and January) to reminder students and staff about these topics in the lunchroom, in classrooms and beyond. We develop a presentation as a team and present to each class.

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Sylvia Wooller

Green Team Writer

The Green Team Writer performs the following:
Keep parents and the community updated on Environmental initiatives at Washington and/or the district.

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Sylvia Wooller

Lunchroom Composting Volunteer

The Lunchroom Composting Volunteer performs the following:
Help children sort their cafeteria waste during their lunchtime! Sign up for one day or sign up for one day a week!
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Lunchroom Waste Sorting Station Coordinator

The Lunchroom Waste Sorting Station Coordinator performs the following:
Visit cafeteria waste sorting stations and communicate with district and school staff about needs and troubleshooting. Make sure signage and practices are updated.

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Sylvia Wooller

PTA Council-Green Team Liaison

The PTA Council-Green Team Liaison performs the following:
Duties include attending PTA Council meetings to share information between the PTA Council and Green Team (Washington), and promote events/initiatives within both Washington & D65.

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Sylvia Wooller

Sustainability Curriculum Coordinator

The Sustainability Curriculum Coordinator performs the following:
Passionate about how intricately linked the environment is to all aspects of what kids learn? Help lobby broader installment of environmental curriculum at Washington and in the district.

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Sylvia Wooller

TerraCycle

The TerraCycle performs the following:


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Zero Waste Event Coordinator

The Zero Waste Event Coordinator performs the following:
All school events aim to be zero waste (to landfill). Prepare w/ event coordinators ways to minimize waste and attend events (if necessary) to aid in recycling, composting and education of waste reduction.

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Sylvia Wooller


For questions or to volunteer in other ways with the Green Team, please contact Sylvia Wooller

Parent Involvement Group

Coaching Coordinator

The Coaching Coordinator performs the following:


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ESCCA Chair

The ESCCA Chair performs the following:


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Lost and Found Detective

The Lost and Found Detective performs the following:


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Teacher Appreciation Chairs

The Teacher Appreciation Chairs performs the following:


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Washington Garden Chair

The Washington Garden Chair performs the following:


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Welcome Back Coffee

The Welcome Back Coffee performs the following:


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Kindergarten Playdate Host(s)

The Kindergarten Playdate Host(s) performs the following:
Have current student at Washington AND an incoming Kindergartner in 2019? Help us host 3-4 summer playdates so parents & kids can get to know one another! Traditionally we've had a team of 2-3 individuals, and we will need at least one Spanish speaking volunteer. Responsibilities will include scheduling & promoting the playdates, as well as attending the playdates, answering questions, and building community!

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CARES Coordinators

The CARES Coordinators performs the following:


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CARES Coordinators

The CARES Coordinators performs the following:
Member of Washington CARES Committee. Sets up a restaurant every month that will donate a portion of it's revenues to Washington CARES and does marketing in newsletter, facebook and listserve to make sure people know about it.

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Ursula Arsenault

Community Connector Volunteer Lead

The Community Connector Volunteer Lead performs the following:


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Community Connector Volunteer Lead

The Community Connector Volunteer Lead performs the following:


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D65/ Washington Liaison for the ABC Family Group (African American, Black, Caribbean Affinity Group)

The D65/ Washington Liaison for the ABC Family Group (African American, Black, Caribbean Affinity Group) performs the following:


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D65/Washington Liaison for AFH/W (Asociación de Familias Hispanas/a Washington)

The D65/Washington Liaison for AFH/W (Asociación de Familias Hispanas/a Washington) performs the following:


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D65/Washington Liaison for BPAC (Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee)

The D65/Washington Liaison for BPAC (Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee) performs the following:


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Evanston Swims Chair

The Evanston Swims Chair performs the following:


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Ursula Arsenault

Evanston Swims Chaperones (occasional, rotating)

The Evanston Swims Chaperones (occasional, rotating) performs the following:


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Fall Welcome event (like Ice Cream Social) Chair

The Fall Welcome event (like Ice Cream Social) Chair performs the following:


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Fluency Coordinator

The Fluency Coordinator performs the following:


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Kate Kane

Girls Play Sports Chaperones (occasional

The Girls Play Sports Chaperones (occasional performs the following:
We are currently looking for chaperone for the FREE Girls Play Sports After School Clinics that we run once a month at Washington for 4th & 5th grade girls. Chaperones are mandatory and responsible for being present at the clinics from 3:35-5pm, and supervising the participants until the ETHS athletes arrive at 3:45 to lead the activities. Dates for next year are Oct 1, Nov 5, Dec 3, Jan 7, Feb 4 and March 3. You need to be present OR recruit others to be the chaperone for that day.

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Washington Garden Volunteers (occasional)

The Washington Garden Volunteers (occasional) performs the following:


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For questions or to volunteer in other ways with the Parent Involvement Group, please contact Ursula Arsenault

Student Enrichment/Culture Group

5th Grade Celebration Committee

The 5th Grade Celebration Committee performs the following:
This is a shared position that organizes the end-of-year farewell/celebration gathering of 5th grade students.

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AAPI Heritage Month

The AAPI Heritage Month performs the following:


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Afterschool Clubs Co-Coordinators

The Afterschool Clubs Co-Coordinators performs the following:


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Artist in Residence Chair(s)

The Artist in Residence Chair(s) performs the following:
Coordinate the Artist in Residence program at select grade levels.

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Black History Month

The Black History Month performs the following:


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Book Nook Chairs

The Book Nook Chairs performs the following:


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Class Photos/ Yearbook Editor

The Class Photos/ Yearbook Editor performs the following:
Gather photos, create & order the 2019-2020 yearbook. If you start soon, you'd have the opportunity to help with the current yearbook to make next year easier! Main time commitment is during the spring.

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Community Breakfast Chair

The Community Breakfast Chair performs the following:


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Cultural Arts: Griffin’s Tales

The Cultural Arts: Griffin’s Tales performs the following:


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Cultural Unity Night Co-Chair
Evanston Scholastic Chess Coordinator

The Evanston Scholastic Chess Coordinator performs the following:


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Hispanic Heritage Month

The Hispanic Heritage Month performs the following:


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LGBTQIA+ Month

The LGBTQIA+ Month performs the following:


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Science Fair Chair

The Science Fair Chair performs the following:


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Spring or Winter Cultural Unity Event Chair(s)

The Spring or Winter Cultural Unity Event Chair(s) performs the following:


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Spring Picnic Chair

The Spring Picnic Chair performs the following:


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Welcome Back Community Event

The Welcome Back Community Event performs the following:


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Wellness Committee Chair

The Wellness Committee Chair performs the following:


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White Anti-Racism Affinity Group Liaison

The White Anti-Racism Affinity Group Liaison performs the following:


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"Good Mornings" program Coordinators

The "Good Mornings" program Coordinators performs the following:
• Work with administration to provide resources and support to the Books and Breakfast program • Help outreach with potential volunteers, resources or programming during this before school program • NOT required to present during every Books and Breakfast session

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For questions or to volunteer in other ways with the Student Enrichment/Culture Group, please contact Tracy Olasimbo

Ways & Means Group

Book Fair Chair

The Book Fair Chair performs the following:


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Buy-in Parties

The Buy-in Parties performs the following:


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Fall Fest Co-Chair

The Fall Fest Co-Chair performs the following:


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Fall Fest Co-Chair

The Fall Fest Co-Chair performs the following:


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Fall Giving Campaign

The Fall Giving Campaign performs the following:


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Grants Coordination

The Grants Coordination performs the following:


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Online Payment Portal

The Online Payment Portal performs the following:


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Passive Marketing (Box Tops, Food 4 Less)

The Passive Marketing (Box Tops, Food 4 Less) performs the following:
We need help This could include informing people about the Food 4 Less program as well as sorting and organizing box tops that are collected at Washington. You only have to put time in periodically and it's very practical and rewarding to work on! Norah has more details.

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Spiritwear

The Spiritwear performs the following:


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Spring Fund Raising Event or Campaign

The Spring Fund Raising Event or Campaign performs the following:


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For questions or to volunteer in other ways with the Ways and Means Comittee, please contact Norah Utley