Volunteer, Community Building & Fundraising
With the help of the Clinton community, the PA coordinates events to raise funds to support academic and arts enrichment.
A sampling of the activities that are supported by our fundraising efforts are: (subject to change).
Ballroom dance for the 8th grade
Theatre for a New Audience for the 7th grade
Scholarships for class trips
Books and supplies for visual and performing arts
Teacher support and professional development
8th grade stepping-up ceremony
The Clinton High School initiatives: The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
The PA also coordinates community-building, social events, at no cost, for both students and parents/guardians such as potlucks and dances, parent-teacher forums, guest speakers, parent education, and idea sharing.
Currently, the PA raises funds by:
The Clinton Family Fund
Tickets (suggested donations) to social events
Volunteer help is always needed and appreciated! Can you help in any/all of the below? If so, Contact Us! (or for any questions or additional details about a committee)
Parent Association Executive Board
General data entry
General office help
Hospitality Committee (help coordinate coffee, snacks, etc. for meetings; Reach out to local businesses for donations)
Clinton Family Fund
Chaperone Class Trips
Solicit Donations for Events
Organize School Dances
PA Meeting Speaker Ideas and Coordination
Do you have experience in any of the following areas? Contact us!
Can you donate or provide services or supplies to the school? Contact us!
Food/Beverages for Events
Printing of Materials
Apparel for ClintonWare (T-shirts/Sweatshirts/hats…)
Own a car/minivan (for transporting goods/equipment)
Other: Do you have any contacts at a corporation or foundation that may be able to help Clinton? Please contact us!
We currently support visual and performing arts and writing. Do you have any special skills or contacts that might be helpful in any of these areas? Please contact us!
Is there anything else you’d like to tell us? Please contact us!
Below is a sampling of Clinton events held throughout the year. These are all community- building events. Additional academic, classroom events are shared with parents/guardians throughout the year, as well as PA and school-sponsored parent/guardian seminars:
Winter Festival – An evening talent show
Dances – Valentine’s and Halloween
Poetry Slam – A school-day poetry reading. Parents are invited
School Musical (In 2015 “Little Shop of Horrors”)
School Play (in 2015, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”)
Sporting events – Volleyball, soccer, basketball, etc.
The Clinton Games – our field day/Run For Reason – A school-day run and fund-raiser Movember – During the month of November, male teachers grow mustaches, and the students vote with dollar for the best mustache. The money raised goes to a charity
Clinton Ski Trip—Saturday ski trip open to middle and upper grades
Gallery Night – All students may submit artwork for an evening art gallery
Online Auction and Gala
We welcome new ideas and your support! If you’re interested in learning more, joining a committee or helping with any event, or if you have a question or suggestion, please contact email@example.com. Team up with other parents and join the fun!
Remember to donate to the Family Fund by clicking the DONATE button at left!