Carl Sandburg welcomes volunteers and values their contribution. Here is a list of volunteer activities and events that benefit our program:

  • Prepare instructional materials (cutting, pasting, photocopying, etc)
  • Prepare picture symbol pieces (cut, paste, prepare for lamination, attach Velcro buttons)
  • Participate on Instructional Council as a parent representative
  • Provide support in the classroom and help at special events
  • Collate materials for New Parent Orientation and assemble into packets
  • Field Day
  • Arts in Action Night
  • Family Fun Nights
  • Fundraisers
  • Help plan and setup for 5th grade moving on ceremony in June
  • Use specialized software to create social stories
  • Use specialized software to create picture symbol support items
  • Other: If you have a specific interest or skill, please contact us.  We will be glad to discuss this with you!

Statement of Commitment:

As a volunteer working in Montgomery County Public Schools, I agree to ...

  • Attend a volunteer training session (if applicable).
  • Follow all school rules and Board of Education policies and regulations that are applicable.
  • Honor the commitment to volunteer as scheduled.
  • Sign in and out in the school’s main office.
  • Keep school and student information confidential.
  • Notify the school in advance if I must be absent.