The following are the events that the PFC board typically plans for our school. If you are interested in chairing or volunteering for a event, please email Director of Volunteers: [email protected].
Information about events will be found on our site, from your room parents, and from the school.
Trunk or Treat & Fall Festival
An annual carnival-like celebration with games, food, and lots of fun! Many volunteers are needed to set up, decorate, work at various booths, make baked goods, and clean up.
Red Ribbon Week
National drug prevention week. Promotes and encourages children to make good choices. Volunteers needed to help support the program by establishing spirit dress up days, decorating the school with red ribbons, and clean up.
Family Movie Night
A fun and relaxing night for families to camp out and watch a family-friendly movie together. Chairperson will coordinate event, distribute flyers and posters, and handle audio-visual equipment.
Read Across America
A national weeklong event to encourage the love of reading for all children. Chairperson will coordinate with school staff some fun reading events throughout the year. Volunteers will help with a book exchange and other events planned.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
City of Dublin’s very own annual parade in downtown. This parade is held on a Saturday in March for St. Patrick’s Day. John Green’s students and staff are invited to walk in the parade showing their support for the school.
Green’s Dublin Pride Day
The City of Dublin's Pride week is a community celebration, taking place annually around Earth Day, to celebrate and inspire Dublin residents to give back to their City. Volunteers will come together and help clean John Green’s campus by picking up trash, removing any weeds, cleaning the tables under the blacktop, and anything else needed around the school.
Annual international mathematical competition. Math Kangaroo's vision of encouraging students to learn mathematics by presenting them with problems that are interesting and by rewarding their efforts.
Teacher’s Appreciation Week
A national celebration of our wonderful teachers. Chairperson will coordinate with volunteers help, a teacher luncheon as well as some other fun treats for the teachers. Room parents will coordinate something special for their teachers.
In The School
Gator Gallop (school run)
A jog/walk-a-thon and John Green’s primary FUNdraising for the year! Encourages students to participate by collecting donations from friendly faces while promoting the importance of physical fitness. Volunteers needed to coordinate event and work the day of the event.
Pre-planned lessons to teach children real life business practices into the classroom. All grade appropriate. Bring real world experiences to the classroom using a program developed by the Junior Achievement organization. Volunteers will receive training and will lead several ½ hour lessons in the classroom.
Allows us the opportunity to provide our students and families with the Asset Building Champions (ABC) Family Engagement Program, Expect Respect Trainings, and Take It Personally Parent Workshops. Through the program, students and adults learn to create positive connections in their community.
A fun day to promote physical fitness and to celebrate the end of the school year! Chairs will coordinate a variety of events and work with the staff for the day’s schedule. Volunteers will help set up, run the stations, and clean up afterwards.