New Family Welcome

  • What does our committee do?

    Work with the office to collect contact information of all new families to OK (except Kinders, unless a kinder is with other new kids in their family who are 1st-5th). Organize and plan an ice cream social welcome event for all the new families.

    What types of responsibilities do our volunteers help with?


    • Designing the activities for the new families
    • Prepare handouts for parents, such as parking guide, pick-up/ drop-off guide, and volunteer information.
    • Bringing snacks
    • Gather list of mentor parents willing to guide new parents
    • Helping direct the activities the day of the event
    • Greeting the parents
    • Cleaning up


    When do we need you?

    • Summer. This activity takes place before school officially begins.

    How much time commitment is involved?

    • For the chair maybe 15-20 hours over the course of the summer.

    Any special skills required?

    Someone who is organized and likes to meet new people and making them feel welcome.


    Please refer to the PTO Committees table to contact the committee chair.