Weekly Volunteer Opportunities
Rocket Run – October 6
Click Here to volunteer for Rocket Run and schedule yourself on Better Impact.
Volunteer needs: Volunteers are needed to help count student laps for each grade during their 20 min run. All grades need move volunteers but especially 1st and 4th grades. We also need more set up and clean up help. This is our primary fundraiser for the year and funds most PTC programs.
Recess Runners –Every Tuesday and Thursday starting September 26
Click here to volunteer for Recess Runners and schedule yourself on Better Impact.
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers help hand out popsicle sticks each lap and record the total number of laps each child has completed. This is a great way to see your child during the day and you are welcome to bring younger siblings. Each grade level shift is about 25 minutes and you can sign up for as many shifts as you’d like. This is a new volunteer opportunity in Better Impact and this program is 100% volunteer dependent.
Art Lit – Starting September 26
Click here to volunteer for Art Lit. Update your interests to include Art Lit and schedule yourself for a training on Better Impact. The Art Lit coordinators will work with you to schedule the in-class lesson. For questions contact email@example.com.
Volunteer needs: After attending a training to learn the step-by-step art project, volunteers guide a classroom through the hands-on art project. There are six trainings / projects this year and we need a volunteer for each classroom. Kids love art lit and are always excited to see us! We still have some classrooms without a volunteer.
Book Fair – September 29 – October 12
Click here to volunteer for Book Fair and schedule yourself on Better Impact.
Volunteer needs: Let your inner retailer shine that this annual event! Volunteers are needed to help set up the book fair on September 29. We also need volunteers to help support the book fair before and after school October 2- 11. Finally, we need help packing up the book fair on October 12.
Walk Bike to School Day – October 4
Click here to volunteer for Walk,Bike to school day and schedule yourself on Better Impact.
Volunteer needs: Help cheer on students as they arrive to school this morning by foot or on their bike. This is a short time commitment, just 8:00 am – 8:30 am on October 4th. If you have some fun ideas to add to this morning please let us know, we need a coordinator!
Rocket Run is on October 6, 2017
The Rocket Run is the annual Jog-A-Thon event and the primary PTC fundraiser for Rock Creek Elementary school. The money raised during this event goes directly to student enrichment programs such as art literacy, assemblies, holiday parties, field trips and classroom learning materials all supported by the Parent Teacher Club. Learn how you and your family can participate in the Rocket Run.
Meet Our New Parent Leaders
PTC Board 2017-18
President: Jenny Sawyer
Past President: Amy Hattendorf
1st Vice President: Kara Larson
2nd Vice President: Jodi Bean
Treasurer: Leda Mareth
Secretary: Alayna Nicholes
Alecia Pollard and Suzanne Hankins
Volunteer Background Check
All Volunteers must complete the Beaverton School District’s new background check before they are allowed to volunteer at school for the next school year.. Background checks are valid for three years. Apply now to avoid delays.
The Beaverton School District is implementing and transitioning to a NEW system-wide volunteer management system. The new system is called “Better Impact”. This comprehensive system includes a streamlined application and integrated Background Check with a bi-annual renewal. ALL volunteers, including new and returning, will need to complete a profile on the new system to volunteer with the Beaverton School District. Even if you just recently updated your background check in Help Counter, you need to register in the new system. Register NOW to avoid delays.
PTC Board for 2017-18
Are you an online shopper? Do you like to reap rewards for your school? Then AmazonSmile is for you! This is a way to shop online and earn funds for Rock Creek!
What is AmazonSmile?
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How do I shop at AmazonSmile?
To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to AmazonSmile to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.
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