Volunteers Needed for Copy Crew

Blog Image Copy MachineCopy crew is a great fit for someone who prefers to work independently but still wants to be involved in the Baker community.  You can help teachers make better use of their planning periods by:

  • Volunteering 1-2 hours per week in the learning commons work room
  • Copying, Cutting, Laminating & Stapling requested projects
  • Delivering completed projects to the mail room
  • Asking for instructions before using unfamiliar equipment
  • Reporting all toner and paper issues to the learning commons staff

If you are interested in being part of the copy crew and learning how to use the work room equipment, contact Grace Williams at Grace.Williams@cobbk12.org

 

 

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Yearbook Team Needed

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Baker Elementary PTA is seeking yearbook volunteers. This is a great position for a person who has database experience, enjoys photography, and wants to spend time in the classroom. 

The yearbook team will:

• Meet with the Board of Directors as needed
• Provide clear and consistent branding within PTA guidelines
• Have cover art, theme and pages approved by the Board of Directors prior to publication
• Work with the Board of Directors to create a sales and marketing campaign

• Seek volunteers to form a yearbook committee
• Work with the art department to create cover art and relevant theme
• Schedule with teachers to take pictures of colorful classroom activities
• Schedule photo booths and take candid shots at all school events and award ceremonies
• Collect submissions from staff and room representatives

• Oversee the organization of photos in the yearbook database
• Oversee the resolution quality of photos in the database
• Design consistent page layouts that maintain the theme
• Meet quarterly submission deadlines (October, January, and April)
• Make sure that every student is included in the yearbook
• Make sure that the yearbook represents the diversity of our student body

Contact Naomi Rohrbaugh at NJR711@gmail.com for more information.

*You do not need design software or an expensive camera.  A computer, high speed internet access and a decent camera/smart phone will work great!

Reflections Chair Needed

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Baker Elementary PTA is seeking a Reflections chairperson.  This is a great position for someone who is passionate about Arts in Education.  Training is available!

The Reflections chairperson will:

  • Meet with the Board of Directors once per month and attend relevant PTA training
  • Register Baker ES PTA in the Reflections program
  • Recruit volunteers and engage school personnel and community members for additional support
  • Recruit creative professionals to review student works
  • Determine which arts categories and grade divisions your PTA will offer
  • Establish a timeline for your program according to deadlines set by your state, district, and council PTAs

 

  • Distribute program rules and student entry form
  • Promote submission deadline and instructions

 

  • Collect and organize submissions by category and division
  • Qualify entries according to category rules
  • Facilitate judging and support judges as needed
  • Collect judges’ scores and rank entries
  • Assign awards and prepare works for exhibition

 

  • Host a Reflections Celebration Event to showcase student work and distribute certificates/awards
  • Offer state and national opportunities for student recognition by sending your finalists to the next judging round
  • Return non-advancing submissions to students
  • Evaluate and report student participation totals and program success

 

Contact Naomi Rohrbaugh at NJR711@gmail.com for more information.

PTA Memberships at Meet & Greet

Blog Image Meet and Greet

Baker Elementary School will host a Meet & Greet on Friday, August 28, 2017.  Students with last names A-M begin at 8:15 am.  Students with last names N-Z begin at 10:15 am.

Don’t forget to stop by the gym to purchase a PTA membership.  Baker Elementary PTA memberships are only $5.00 per member.  You can print and complete a form before you arrive to save time.  2017-2018 Membership Form.  Please bring cash or check.

Membership has its benefits.  All members will be entered in a raffle for a $100 Stars and Strikes Certificate! Members will receive coupons from the following membership sponsors in their membership packet:

  • Andretti Karting & Games
  • Sky Zone
  • Sparkles
  • Stars and Strikes
  • Pigtails & Crewcuts
  • Jumping World (first 350 members)
  • Spotless Cleaning (first 350 members)
  • Bounce U (first 150 members)
  • ZOYO (first 150 members)