There are many different ways you can volunteer to help at Brock. Like us, we know you are busy! So we have put together a list of the jobs and tasks that need to get done - some bigger, some smaller. Many thanks to those of you who have already volunteered, and many thanks to all who intend to do so!
Classroom Parent: Each and every classroom needs a class parent who can be the communication link between your child's classroom teacher and the PAC as well as help the teacher communicate by email events and happenings in the classroom to other parents of kids in the class.
Fundraising Committee: work with fundraising coordinator, Tara Landes, on events such as Direct Donation Drive, Ginormous Garage Sale, Playground fundraising, applying for grants and others
Communication Support: provide input to the PAC website, newsletters, make posters, advertise events. As much or as little effort
School Grounds Committee: work with other parents to maintain existing garden initiatives such as the outdoor classroom garden and planter boxes, and help develop new ideas for school ground enhancement
Earthquake Comfort Kits: help coordinate the collection of student earthquake comfort kits and distribute kits back to students at the end of the year
Lost & Found Monitor: help monitor the lost and found boxes, and organize displays of items 2-3 times throughout the school year
Translation: translate written materials and meetings into another language
Appreciation: write thank you notes, organize teacher appreciation tea in Spring, buy retirement gifts, etc.
Photography & Videography: take photos and video of events
Visit and join the General Brock Facebook page for more info:
Save the date for East Van Soiree (playground fundraiser) - Feb 2nd
Brock Parents Burger n' Brew at Chaise - Tues, Nov 28th (click here to get tickets)
Tupper School screening of 'Screenagers' - Brock and community parents invited to join (click here to get tickets) - Thurs, Nov 30th
PD day - Fri, Dec 1st