Faculty Support Committee
The PSO provides faculty support in a variety of ways, including Faculty Birthdays, Faculty Luncheons, Teacher Appreciation, Monitors for lunch on Field Days, and Assistance in book distribution and collection.
Chandler Prep Teacher-Staff Birthday Program – Volunteers Needed!
Want to provide a surprise for a Chandler Prep teacher or staff member? This program helps each teacher and staff member feel extra special on their birthday! These amazing people give of themselves every day for our children, so please take the time to celebrate them on their special day! Check out the Birthday Program sign-up genius list (to be updated soon), pick out a teacher/staff person, and sign up to make their day extra special!
Faculty Birthday Coordinator: Needed
The PSO tries to make each teacher feel special on his or her birthday! The coordinator asks parents to help with these celebrations by bringing in treats. At the back to school social and during the year, the coordinator compiles a list of volunteers to provide treats for a specific teacher birthday.
Faculty Meals Coordinator: Christina Staring
The PSO provides appreciation luncheons for the faculty and staff throughout the year. The coordinator helps plan these luncheons and organizes volunteers to help.
Teacher Appreciation Week Coordinator: Needed
The PSO recognizes faculty and staff with special treats and gifts throughout the year and at “Teacher Appreciation Week” in May. The coordinator organizes volunteers to help collaborate on ideas and bring in treats to help celebrate our wonderful teachers.
The hospitality committee is responsible for providing refreshments for various school and social events throughout the school year. Examples include: dropping off a case of water or baking a dozen cookies. Occasionally, there are requests to serve the refreshments, which are communicated through email and sign up genius. This committee also organizes volunteers to bring in “Grab and Go” snacks for teachers during parent-teacher conference weeks. There is opportunity for all levels of involvement. This committee is perfect for the volunteer who wants to make a difference, but is unable to attend meetings.
Compassionate Service Coordinator: Dori Schubring
Do you like to help people? Compassionate Service is a program at Chandler Prep that provides meals to families in our community (students and staff) who are going through a life changing circumstance of some sort (e.g., new baby, severe illness, death in the immediate family, etc.). If you would like to participate by occasionally providing a meal or restaurant gift card to a family in need, you can sign up here: Compassionate Service Volunteers or contact Dori Schubring for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you know of a Chandler Prep family (even your own), who is experiencing a new or difficult circumstance and could benefit from a provided meal, please contact Dori Schubring at email@example.com. Thank you for your willingness to show compassionate service to our wonderful community!
The PSO administers the hot lunch program at CPA. There are a variety of ways to contribute your time and talents in the lunch program. If you only have a couple of hours a month, please consider volunteering to distribute lunches during lunch time. Volunteering for this job is a great way to see your child and their friends during the school day, meet other parents and support this very important program. If you can’t commit to every week (or every other week), ask to be on the substitute list. Substitutes are asked to fill in on occasional days when regular lunch volunteers can’t make it.
If you want to be a little more involved, consider one of the following opportunities:
Lunch Vendor Coordinator: Lisa Risch
Would you like to be involved in choosing what foods will be available to purchase for lunch? Consider this position. This position involves choosing which vendors will cater our lunches, which foods they will offer, and help determine the pricing.
Would you like to get to know more parents at CPA, or see your child during the school day? Consider this position. This volunteer organizes the parents who distribute lunches at CPA during lunch time. He or she keeps an ongoing schedule of which parents will serve on any given day. This coordinator will make sure all lunch volunteers are trained and understand the duties of hot lunch service.
Lunch Online Coordinator: Tina Brandt
Would you like an opportunity to volunteer you can do from home? Consider this position. The PSO uses orderlunches.com to take hot lunch orders from parents. This coordinator will be responsible for adding items to the menu library on orderlunches.com, putting menus online each quarter, and pulling reports to email to the front office staff at CPA for printing.
Lunch Distribution Volunteer: Needed
Do you have just a couple of hours a month to volunteer? Would you like to see your child during the school day? Consider this position. This volunteer distributes lunches to students during lunch time.
Costco Order Coordinator: Alison Jordan
This coordinator is responsible for placing Costco orders for lunch and vending machine items which will be delivered to the school.
Vending Coordinator: Alison Jordan
This coordinator is responsible for keeping the vending machines fully stocked. They may work with the Costco Order Coordinator to ensure there is a continual supply of goods with which to stock the machines.
The PSO plays an important role in communicating at Chandler Prep. This committee is responsible for overseeing the communications at Chandler Prep between parents, faculty, and staff through the PSO website, articles in the school newsletter, and physical signs and flyers. As a service to Chandler Prep families, the PSO posts the daily student announcements each day on the homepage of the website.
Website Administrator: Tamiko Azuma
The website administrator and assistant oversees announcements and postings for the newsletter and website. These individuals will receive items of communication and edit, compile, and submit them for approval to be published on the website.
Website Designer: Carrie White
School Announcement Coordinator: Tina Drake
Weekly Newsletter Coordinator: Tamiko Azuma
This volunteer helps compile and help compose the announcements and articles to be submitted to the school for their weekly newsletter each Monday.
Sign Coordinator: Needed
Do you like to make flyers or posters? A volunteer (or two) is needed to post news of PSO events in the box in front of the school and to help with signs, flyers, and posters for school events throughout the year.
Volunteer Coordinator: Heather Janesky
This volunteer organizes volunteers who wish to be involved in the communications between the PSO, parents, students, faculty, and staff.
Family Directory Coordinator: Shannon Brodnik
This coordinator works with the school in compiling a directory of contact information for all Chandler Prep families who wish to be included.
The TitanPride Athletic Committee strives to cultivate a sense of community, friendship, school spirit, and support for one another in the Titan athletic community! The committee will be involved in:
- Working within the PSO to plan specific events where parents and athletes can mingle and get to know each other.
- Planning and coordinating the distribution of information and directing parents to the resources available to assist them and their student, including:
- Managing rigorous academics and athletics
- Managing family schedules
- Being a supportive team parent
- Supporting the Athletic Director, Assistant AD, and Coaches by promoting athletic events and encouraging CPA families to be actively involved in the athletic community.
You can become involved! Volunteer as a team parent. Help at tournaments and games with concession sales, set-up/clean-up, or front gate admissions!
Being a student athlete, especially at CPA, can be challenging, but it is incredibly worthwhile. You and your child will make many friends and have countless memories! It goes by fast, so enjoy every moment!
To keep updated on all Titan Athletic activities, be sure to check the Chandler Prep Athletics website!