Volunteers and Committees
It takes many working alongside the administration, faculty and staff at our school, to maintain the quality of education our children receive and what we have come to expect at Fairway Elementary School. A list of Committees, including a brief description of each, is given below. Please consider serving on at least one Committee at Fairway. Follow this link to sign-up: https://fairwaypto.membershiptoolkit.com/volunteer/93483
This committee works together to setup a schedule in which volunteers do photocopying for the faculty/staff throughout the year on a weekly or twice/monthly time frame established by your schedule.
Volunteers will assist with maintaining the plants and landscaping on school grounds on a scheduled basis.
GOT YOUR BACK PACK
Meets weekly in the Fairway food pantry to fill backpacks for Rockwood's weekend food program.
NEW STUDENT WELCOME
Help to welcome families who move into our community during the school year.
Volunteers will be contacted to help assist whenever Fairway needs help with things like Picture Day, Vision Screenings or whenever other committees need support.
Volunteers will help with PE events throughout the year such as Pumpkin Run, Jump Rope for Heart and Field Day.
Volunteers for this committee will assist with decorations for school events and activities throughout the school year.
This committee works together to provide special treats and meals for Fairway staff throughout the school year.
Maintains this new multipurpose room by organizing resources and shelving books.
ADULT-ONLY FUNDRAISING EVENT/SILENT AUCTION
Plans and coordinates the adult-only, off-site event as a PTO fundraiser. Past events include Trivia Night, Dueling Piano events, and theme nights.
FAIRWAY FAMILY FUN NIGHTS
Plans, organizes, and runs schoolwide events held in the evening on the playground 2-3 times a year.
FAIRWAY FUN RUN
Works together to plan and work our annual Fairway Fun Run day in April.
FIFTH GRADE CELEBRATION
Works with 5th grade teachers and students to plan, organize and staff the end of year celebration activities. Other duties include ordering the 5th grade t-shirts and creating a slideshow of the students during their time at Fairway. This committee runs all year long depending on the subcommittee.
GLOW BINGO NIGHT
Plans and staffs the annual family Glow Bingo event.
GRANDPARENTS & GRANDFRIENDS APPRECIATION
Plans at at-home activity for students to complete with their grandparents or grandfriends in the month of November to recognize these speical people in our students' lives. Organizes a display in the Fairway lobby to showcase what the students have made with their grandparents/grandfriends.
Assists with planning and execution of Reading Week Activities.
TRUNK OR TREAT
Plan this family-oriented event at Fairway in late October as a PTO fundraiser. Volunteers will setup, tear down, help with check in and keep the event safe and fun.
This committee works together to run two after-school auditions at the end of January, collect and create an audio-visual media package for the performance, decorate the gym, serve as MC and provide backstage management for tech rehearsal and performance night.
This committee photographs classroom activities and school events and sends photographs to the office for potential usage in the yearbook.