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


o   Prepare instructional materials ( cutting, pasting, photocopying, etc)

o   Prepare picture symbol pieces ( cut, paste, prepare for lamination, attach Velcro buttons)

o   Participate on Instructional Council as a parent representative

o   Provide support in the classroom and help at special events

o   Collate materials for New Parent Orientation and assemble into packets

o   ACES Day (Field Day)

o   Arts in Action Night

o   Family Fun Nights

o   Fundraisers

o   Help plan and setup for 5th grade moving on ceremony in June

o   Use specialized software to create social stories

o   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.


Marlene Kenny, Principal

Nina Barbosa, Volunteer Coordinator