We need you! PTA Committee Chairs work with a team to coordinate & manage various PTSA events & services.  See a complete listing of Committee Chairs here.  This is a great way to get connected with other parents and provide some much needed help to the school.  Volunteers for the following school year are sought in the spring.

    There are some committee chairs that are currently open.  Feel free to contact the current chairperson to learn more about the position.

    Please contact the PTSA President if you are interested in being on any committee that is Open.

    Book Fair -  Along with the librarian, organize the annual book fair.

    Books (literature) - Organize a one-time book sale during parent orientation in September.

    Calendar - Organize and put out the school calendar for the summer mailing.

    Dances - PTSA all-grade dances.

    Directory - Produce directory of all PTSA members.

    Environmental Ed - Provide opportunities for students to participate in environmentally conscious programs.

    Health and Safety Committee - Provide volunteers for vision/hearing screening day & coordinate annual blood drive. Currently open.

    Hospitality - Provide refreshments: staff breakfast on teachers’ first day back, parent orientation, book fair, Parent-to-Parent, Veterans’ Day breakfast, open house.

    Membership - Coordinate the annual PTSA membership drive and continue to solicit members throughout the school year.

    Newsletter - Use Constant Contact to produce an online newsletter.

    Nominating Committee - Responsible for seeking nominations for Executive Board. Currently open.

    PCEE - PTSA representative for District 15 meetings - typically quarterly. Currently open.

    Picnic - Coordinate back-to-school picnic for 7th grade.

    SPARK – Special Education Parents Accessing Resources and Knowledge. Representative to be a local contact and resource for Plum Grove. Currently open.

    SpiritWear -  Sale of Plum Grove clothing.

    Teacher/Staff Appreciation - Halloween, Holiday Luncheon and Staff appreciation week.

    Web Site - Update and maintain our website.

    WOW Day - Widen Our World – All-day event for kids to learn about various occupations and careers.

    Yearbook - Assist school with the production of yearbook.

    8th grade dance - Organize the 8th grade-only dance.

    8th grade EOY - Organize donations, raffle and activities for 8th grade breakfast in May.

    Volunteer Coordinator - Gather and organize all volunteer sheet information returned from the summer mailing and provide it to the rest of the committees for the school year.

    Publicity - Notify local publications of upcoming Plum Grove PTSA events.

    Reflections - All PTSA artistic cultural events.

    Scholarship - Recognition for outstanding contribution by PTSA members.