School Jobs

Every family at LCP is required to maintain a school job, as assigned by the Job Coordinator. Expect to spend approximately 2 hours/month or 18-20 hours/school year fulfilling your school job. Thank you for helping our school run smoothly!

ART CABINET/KITCHEN ORGANIZER (1):  Keep the art cabinets and  roll-around art cart neat and organized.  Also ensure the kitchen cabinets are organized, clean the refrigerator on a weekly basis and ensure recycling is recycled. Requires organization and neatness.  This job requires spending some extra time in the classroom.

BOOK ORDERS/LIBRARIAN (1): Distribute Scholastic book order forms, collect money, check and place orders, and distribute books. Also, keep book area neat and rotate books seasonally for the teachers.  Maintain and organize book cabinets in the block room on a monthly basis including labeling bookshelves.  Contact teachers directly for instruction.

CLASSROOM REPRESENTATIVE (1 PER CLASS): Act as the primary coordinator for your child’s class (Tot, 2 Day, or 3/4 Day). Each representative will create the classroom work and snack schedules, help coordinate class field trips, and organize class play dates or other outside activities. This parent will act as a resource for other parents, as well as coordinate teacher appreciation and end-of-year teacher gifts. (Preference given to returning families.)

FUNDRAISING COMMITTEES:

•FUNDRAISING ASSISTANT (1): Assist Fundraising Chairperson as needed to plan and organize fundraisers throughout the year. This includes main school-wide fundraisers, dinner night out events, and other fundraising projects. May be asked to attend board meetings.

•TRIKE-A-THON ASSISTANTS (2): With the help of the Fundraising Chairperson, plan and execute the trike-a-thon in the fall. Attend the event, including set-up and clean-up.

•FALL CARNIVAL ASSISTANTS (3-4): With the help of the Fundraising Chairperson, plan and execute the fall carnival: organize booths, food sales, decorations, extra activities. Attend the event, including set-up and clean-up.

•HOLIDAY STORE ASSISTANTS (3): With the help of the Fundraising Chairperson, plan and execute the Holiday Store, bake sale, and pictures with Santa. Also assist with collecting/organizing crafts and ticket sales. Attend the event, including set-up and clean-up.

•WINERY DINNER ASSISTANTS (4): With the help of the Fundraising Chairperson, plan and execute the winery dinner. Help with organizing venue, catering, soliciting donations and silent auction, entertainment, ticket sales, etc. Attend the event, including set-up and clean-up.

GRADUATION PLANNING COMMITTEE (2): Plan and manage the end-of-year picnic potluck and graduation. Duties include handling the park reservation, potluck sign-up sheets, set-up/clean-up, entertainment, and graduating family gifts.

GRAPHIC DESIGNER (1): Will design and create flyers and promotional materials for preschool events (Trike-A-Thon, Carnival, Holiday Store, Winery Dinner) to be used for publicity (school website, social media, banners, signs).

KITCHEN TOWELS (2-4): Rotate duty of weekly laundering all kitchen towels and aprons. **Priority reserved for first year families in the 3-4 day class**

NEWSLETTER (1): Layout, edit, and distribute the seasonal newsletter to membership (3 times/school year). This includes collecting, editing and proofreading articles (from teachers or board members), important dates, fundraising updates, community resources, etc.

PLAYDOUGH (2-4):  Rotate duty of making playdough on a weekly basis. Recipes and materials provided. Due to nut allergy issues, playdough must be made in the preschool kitchen.

SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPHER (1): Will photograph school-wide preschool events and fundraisers (including Trike-A-Thon, Carnival, Holiday Store, Winery Dinner) to be used for publicity (school website, social media, etc.). Take individual photos of each child on a designated “Photo Day” for use in the school yearbook. Take end-of-the-year group photos for each class, as well as a whole-school photo at graduation. May also be asked to provide classroom photos, as needed, for updating school website, printed materials, etc.

TEACHER ASSISTANT (1 per class): Will assist your child’s teacher, as needed, in various classroom tasks. This could include preparing materials, decorating bulletin boards, or other projects.

TOY CLEANERS (6-8): Four people needed to clean and disinfect toys on a monthly basis (twice a month). Many toys can go through the dishwasher. (Playdough tools, wooden blocks, manipulatives, costumes, all other toys). ** Priority reserved for first year families**

NOTE:  Serving on the Board of Directors fulfills your school job requirement.