Greenwich High School Volunteer Opportunities
Please consider helping out with some of these committees or jobs.
Academic Departments: (ongoing) Departmental support for teachers and offices
Art/Photography: (ongoing) Departmental support for studio events and for Yearbook.
Back To School Night: (2 evenings: Sept. 16th [9th and 12th grades] Sept 24th [10th and
11th grades] ). Assist with PTA membership, check-in, and directory distribution.
Benefit 2009: (March 27, 2009) The only PTA fundraiser of the year; various tasks.
Career Center: (2-4 hrs/wk) Interview College representatives, assist in various clerical
duties and mailings, and organize college literature.
Cap and Gown Distribution: (day before graduation in June) Assist with the
distribution of caps & gowns to Senior Class.
Catering Support: (as needed) Provide baked goods and/or help with the serving of food
at catered events such as the SRO Dinner, Senior Class BBQ, etc.
College Night: (Oct 16th ) Host a College Admissions Representative for dinner at your
home. Assist in preparations for the evening event at school.
Directory Proofreading: (Sept 10th-12th 1-4 hours) Help proofread the directory.
Freshman Class Trip: (Spring 2 hours) Assist in the distribution of tickets prior to the trip
or help with check-in on the morning of the trip.
Graduation Party: (Feb-June) Help GHS plan, coordinate and oversee the senior class
end-of-year party. (date of party in June TBD)
Health Related/Vision Screening: (as needed) To help with vision screening.
House Volunteers: (2 hrs/wk or bi-weekly) Clerical support for office staff in the GHS
Main Office: (as needed) Occasional help with large mailings.
Membership: (as needed) Help with the PTA membership drive
Media Center: (on going/as needed) Assist staff with various jobs in the Media Center.
Occasional or Regular Scheduled Job: (as needed) Assist with various events requiring
volunteer support, such as art exhibitions, graduation mailings, field trips, student polling
and election monitors etc. Also miscellaneous jobs with a predictable schedule.
Photo ID and Student Photos: (Fall 2-3 hours) Work with the photographer and
students in the Student center during scheduled photo sessions.
PTA Mailings: (as needed) Collating and stuffing of envelopes for GHS PTA mailings.
Science Department: (2 hrs/week) Clerical support for Department office.
Student Activities: (2 hrs/wk) Clerical and office support with regular student
interaction. Weekly volunteers and sub-list for as needed substitution coverage.
Student Employment: (2-4 hrs/wk) Assist students with all aspects of securing
employment, including maintaining a computerized job bank, interview training and
interacting with employers.
Summerfare: (January 28, 2009) Assist with various aspects of organizing this summer
camp “fair”, an event with over 100 exhibitors open to the entire Greenwich community.
Teacher Appreciation: (May) Assist with the Staff appreciation luncheon.
Tour Guides: (ongoing as needed) Conduct tours of GHS for incoming students and
Website: (ongoing) Help the PTA with various computer related tasks
World Language Department: (as needed) Departmental and office staff support.
Specify language and proficiency.