South Loop Elementary School is successful due to the strong involvement and dedication of our families, faculty, staff, and students. We are committed to the development and education of our children and are excited for you to join in on the journey!
Below is a list of SLES volunteer opportunities, expectations, and contacts. Reach out to contacts directly or fill out our volunteer form to become involved today.
Celebrate the end of the school year with the annual gala featuring food and beverage, dancing, silent auction items, and so much more!
Needs: Committee arranges event logistics, communication, and auction items.
Timing: April or May
This event features and celebrates different cultures and cuisines from around the world.
Need: Committee arranges logistics, communication, and volunteers to represent each culture.
Contact: Jules Melhado
Organize Clean & Green events in support of the school and community. Volunteers improve landscaping and maintenance of school grounds.
Need: Committee arranges dates and green initiatives in the Fall and Spring.
Timing: Fall and Spring
Contacts: Elena Savona
Annual picnic at the Main Building on the playground, weather permitting (or gym) for families to celebrate the start of the new school year, sign up for volunteer opportunities, and purchase Resale Uniforms.
Need: Committee arranges logistics and communication for the event.
Contact: Tiffany Norwood
Winter Dance for students at the Main Building (Please note: The dance only takes place at the Main Building).
Need: Organize volunteers for set-up, decorating, snacks, staffing, and breakdown of the winter dance.
Help raise funds for the school through our SLES Uniform Resale.
Need: Collect gently used uniform items; sort and organize for resale.
Timing: Periodically throughout the year
Contact: Heather McCowen
Need: Assist students in navigating the lunch line and opening containers for grades K-1.
Contact: Managed by Room Parents (K-1)
Need: Review submitted forms and answer questions from potential volunteers so they may become involved in one of our school’s committees and groups.
Timing: Throughout the year
Contact: Tracy Carlson
Need: Throughout the year, room parents will reach out for help with classroom field trips, secret reader, career day presentations, class festivals, etc.
Contact: Room Parent
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Sorry, there are no one-time volunteer opportunities available right now.