All Roy Cloud School families are strongly encouraged to participate in and volunteer for PTO events throughout the year. The success of the Roy Cloud and the PTO can be seen in the cooperation between teachers and parents as we work together for the best interest of our children and our school.
Enclosed below is a more detailed list of events we run throughout the year to help you decide where you would like to spend your time and grow our community!
Roy Cloud Auction
This is our largest fundraiser. It is a dinner,dance, and auction typically held in March. The auction requires a large number of volunteers and planning begins in the fall. We need help with everything from data entry, event planning, soliciting donations, processing payments, decorating, etc. Questions? Contact Andrea Jones for more information.
Scholastic Book Fair
This is a partnership with Scholastic to sell books. Multi-day, Fall event held in the MUB/Library. We need assistance in set-up, sales, collections and much more. Planning begins in September. Questions? Please contact Christine Reuter-Steunenberg or Alexandra Dendy for more information .
Students collect donations for the number of laps jogged around the school. This is a one-time event and will be held on Friday, May 18 from 8:00am – 2:30pm. Questions? Please contact Casey Wright.
Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS) Enrichment
The PTO sponsors three Lawrence Hall of Science (LHS) visits for each of our K-5 grade classes per year. Volunteers needed to assist small groups and keep children on task during instruction time, no experience necessary. Questions? Please contact Heidi von Briel or Roger Detloff.
Roy Cloud 60th Celebration
Join the Roy Cloud School community in celebrating 60 years on Thursday, September 28! This special 60 year celebration will include live music from Big Wave Band, food trucks, carnival games, crafts, games, photo booth, face painting and much more! Bring your lawn chair, picnic blanket and dancing shoes – No pets, bikes, skateboard or scooters allowed.
A great way to reconnect with old friends, meet new members of our Roy Cloud family, and honor the school that has given so much to our community over the past 60 years.
Please consider volunteering for Roy Cloud’s 60th, click here to sign up and make our Roy Cloud Celebration a BIG SUCCESS.
Questions? Contact Virgie Germano.
Landscaping maintenance such as watering, weeding and planting, as well as maintaining and making improvements to our beautiful campus! Questions? Please contact Lisa Furtado.
Used Book Sale
Multi-day sale happens during school hours in the Spring. Questions? Please contact Jen Clark.
Dad’s group assists with school events (movie nights, fitness night) as well as helps with any building or projects needed at the school. Questions? Please contact Jon Mayer.
Occurs during Staff Appreciation Week in May and throughout the year as a way to recognize and thank our teachers and Roy Cloud staff for their dedication and hard work. Questions? Please contact Victoria Melamed or Irina Ruvinsky.
Walking School Bus
This healthy-way-to-start-your-day program recently received a grant to make safe walking routes to our school. Questions? Please contact Heidi VonBriel.
Drama Production – Spring
Parents will be asked to complete a certain number of hours for each child’s participation, but we also need parents to lead these events to make them successful and fun for the students. Questions? Please contact Allyson Montgomery or Jen Clark.
Room Parents Each classroom needs a point person to help the teacher coordinate activities and communicate with classroom parents throughout the year. This includes distributing information from both the teacher and the PTO as needed. Questions? Please contact Amy Truesdale.
General Volunteer Questions? Contact Yvonne Sarles.