Make a difference at Del Mar Hills Academy, help with your child’s education, meet people and have fun! We have a lot of opportunities for volunteers. The time commitments for these positions range from an hour one evening to helping to plan an event an event. The positions described below and more are available here!
Not sure where you can help, but willing to be called upon when various needs arise over the year – then this is the position for you!
SurfRiders Explore – Michele McNamara – firstname.lastname@example.org & Becky Ferdman email@example.com. Have a science-related background and willing to present a fun hands-on science-related program to our always curious students? Sign up or help us recruit and schedule other scientists.
Yearbook – School Staff
This committee accumulates the numerous memories that happen throughout the year at Del Mar Hills and works with students to create the yearbook.
Grandparents Club – Jennifer Hill – firstname.lastname@example.org
Help us get this club up and running by developing ideas for increasing grandparent participation at our school.
Spirit Wear – Kimberly Hiland-Belding
Help sell, order and deliver spirit wear along with school spirit! (year-round)
Catch the Wave – Stephanie Bryson – email@example.com
Promote our incentive-based check writing campaign to reach 100% participation. Assist in distributing incentives, tracking donations, members and making acknowledgements (Planning begins in June 2018; the campaign will run from August 27th until approximately September 14th)
HillsFest – Jenny Galan – firstname.lastname@example.org
Committee members needed to assist with obtaining donations, helping the night of the event and having lots of fun in the process (Aug. 27-Nov 3)
Dads Club Date/Daughter Dance – Chair – Grant Katzenellenbog, Miguel De los Rios & Brian Farmer – email@example.com
Organize this annual traditional dance love by daughters at the Hills (TBD)
World Festival – Chair – Peter Ten Holte
Prepare materials, recruit participants, promote and decorate (April 26)
Staff Appreciation – Chair – OPEN
Assist in planning special events and treats to show the Hills staff how much we appreciate them (Week of May 20)
Carnival – Chair – Jenny Galan – firstname.lastname@example.org
Help plan, organize and decorate for this fun family event (June 7)
Jogathon – Chair – OPEN
Hand out water and fruit, mark laps and tally results (March 6)
DMSEF Rep – Charles Patton email@example.com
Act as one of Del Mar Hills’ representative to DMSEF. Attend 1 evening meeting/month and promote participation in DMSEF events and donations (2-year commitment)
Help monitor students, prepare materials and keep the art room clean (no artistic ability necessary)
Assist in maintaining the garden and implementing learning projects in the garden.
Assist our PE specialist in tracking students for this district-wide competition (1-2 hours/spring)
Assist Ms. Swanberg with prep, clean up and organization and/or obtaining and returning loan items from the SD Natural History Museum
Assist Mr. Brachman with prep, clean up and organization of music lessons
Lunch Service Volunteers
Sign up for one day per week to help serve lunch
Sign up to help supervise students at lunch time
Everyone A Reader
You will be trained in reading techniques to work with 1st-3rd grade students. Come for 1 hour per week and work with assigned students. Commitment runs throughout the year.