• PTA Committees

     

    Fundraising Committees
     
     
    Fun Fair 
     
     
     
     
    Fun Fair Raffle
     
     
    Wiesbrook Tough Tiger 
     
    General Committees
     
    Art Smart
     
     
    Battle of the Books
     
     
     
    Chess Club
     
     
    Cultural Arts (assemblies)
     
    Explore More Day
     
     
    Father-Son Night
     
    Fifth Grade Finale
     
     
     
    Fine Arts Week
     
     
     
    Head Room Parents
     
     
     
     
    Health & Wellness
     
     
     
     
     
    Holiday Shoppe
     
     
     
     
    Hospitality
     
     
     
    Ice Cream Social
     
     
     
    Junior Achievement
     
     
    Junor Great Books
     
     
     
     
    LLC Book Fair
     
     
    Mother Son Dance 
     
     
    Power Paws
     
     
     
     
    Publishing Center
     
     
    Reflections Contest
     
     
    Room Parents
     
     
     
     
    Scholarship
     
     
     
    Special Needs Liasion
     
     
    Spirit Wear Sales
     
     
     
     
    Staff Appreciation
     
     
    Tiger Trot
     
     
     
    Yearbook
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Bakers
     
    Class Parties
     
     
     
    Fluency Reader
     
    LLC "Bookworms"
     
     
     
    Reader Parent
     
    Picture Day
     

     

    Themed family carnival held at school.  Volunteers coordinate
    decorations, games, concessions, ticket sales, and other
    subcommittees.  Volunteers are needed to work on these 
    committees and to work a shift during the Fun Fair.  
     
    This committee coordinates all aspects of the raffle portion
    of the Fun Fair.
     
    This committee coordinates the fall fundraiser, an obstacle course.
     
     
     
    Organize parent volunteers to present pre-assembled art
    lessons in the classroom.
     
    4th and 5th grade students read and compete against other
    Wheaton school at the Wheaton Public Library.  Parent
    volunteers help with weekly lunchtime study sessions.
     
    Parent led club to teach chess techniques and rules.  Meets
    informally January through March once a week.
     
    Research, schedule and assist with assembiles with staff input.
     
    Coordinates a daylong event consisting of mini-sessions
    featuring careers, sports, arts, hobbies, etc.
     
    This is a fun-filled evening for dads and sons.
     
    Makes the 5th graders' final year special with activities such
    as:  year-end party, class t-shirt, and preparing the fifth grade
    memory book.
     
    Enrich art awareness throughout the week with activites
    including Family Art Night.  Volunteers assist Wiesbrook
    family members with art projects at Family Art Night.
     
    Coordinate all Room Parents by helping parents sign up to be
    a Room Parent at the Ice Cream Social.  Help Room Parents
    with party ideas and supply each class with paper goods for
    each party.
     
    This is a PTA delegate on a Wiesbrook committee headed by
    Principal and comprised of faculty and staff members.  They
    plan and implement postivie changes to enhance student's
    health and fitness.  This includes the Vision and Hearing
    screening.
     
    This is a chance for students and family members to come to
    Wiesbrook to do some holiday shopping.  Items are priced
    inexpensively (sold at cost).  Volunteers help customers pick
    out, purchase and wrap items.
     
    Organize refreshments for Curriculum Night, Kindergarten
    Round Up, Kindergarten Visitation and other meetings. 
    Volunteers send in baked goods for these meetings/events.
     
    Organize the Ice Cream Social held at the start of the school
    year.  Volunteers set up and serve ice cream to the
    Wiesbrook community.
     
    Business-bassed education program where parent and
    community volunteers lead classroom based lessons.
     
    Lunchtime reading enrichment program for grades 2-5.
    Introduces students to different forms of literature through
    reading and discussion.  Volunteers lead small groups for 1
    hour a week for 8 weeks (January-March).
     
    Work with the LLC director to schedule volunteers to set up,
    work and break down the Book Fair.
     
     
     
     
    This is a service group that facilitates work projects and
    activities for the kids to do.  Each grade level needs a
    volunteer coordinator, plus parent volunteers during specific
    activities.
     
    Parent volunteers help students to publish their stories by
    typing the stories at home and assembling the books.
     
    National PTA contest in areas of literature, photography,
    visual arts and musical composition.
     
    Organize class parties, hang artwork for Family Art Night,
    coordinate and assist with year-end events such as Field Day
    and coordinate teacher birthday recognition and end of year
    gift.
     
    Promote academic recognition across District 200 by
    representing Wiesbrook on special committee to determine
    local high school winners of PTA scholarships.
     
    Provide assistance to parents of children with special needs as
    well as increase awareness of special needs.
     
    Annual sale of Wiesbrook "spirit wear" (shirts, hats,
    accessories) held in August and September.  Develop new
    ideas for design/products.  Take orders at Ice Cream Social
    and distribute orders.
     
    Organize a week long celebration in May, honoring teachers
    and staff.
     
    Organize this 5K run and 1 mile fun run through the
    Wiesbrook neighborhood, promoting school and community
    wellness.  Volunteers help keep the race course safe and fun.
     
    Compile, edit and organize production of Wiesbrook's annual
    yearbook (including taking pictures at events thoughout
    the year).  Each grade level needs a coordinator and parent
    photographers.
     
    Additional Ways to Volunteer
     
    Hospitality is always looking for bakers for events/meetings.
     
    Sign up at the Ice Cream Social to help the Room Parents plan
    and run the 3 class parties (Fall Festival, Holiday and
    Valentine's Day)
     
    Read with assigned students (grades 2-5).
     
    Volunteers who love books help the LLC director with check
    in and check out during class times.  Also help shelve, repair
    and organize the books in cooperation with the LLC director.
     
    Parent volunteers read one-on-one with students (k-1st)
     
    Assist school administration on the day of school pictures
    and re-takes.
     
Last Modified on July 25, 2018