The EDS Association is planning for next year, and would love for you to be involved! The Association is currently looking for Chairs and Co-Chairs to serve for the positions below. If you’re interest in being involved, please contact either President Elizabeth Jackson or Nominating Chair Lisa Jordan.
Auction Party Chair and Co-Chairs
A Chair and Co-Chair are needed to help plan, organize, and obtain items to be auctioned for this festive fundraiser. The Auction party is an EDS Association event for grown-ups only.
Fall Festival Co-Chair
A Co-Chair is needed to assist with the planning, organization, and implementation of one of the EDS Association’s most successful fundraisers. The Co-Chair will serve as the event Chair the following year.
Book Fair Co-Chair
The Co-Chair assists the Chair in setting the book fair dates as well as set-up and take-down, as well as recruit volunteers to assist students with their purchases and staff the book sales during the week of the Book Fair.
Booster Club Co-Chair
These volunteers support the middle school athletics program, sell tickets and concessions for home games, provide needed athletic equipment, and organize the annual Athletic Banquet. Booster Club will also provide opportunities to buy sportswear throughout the year.
Grocery Liaison and Box Tops Co-Chair
Start collecting Box Tops for Education to be collected in the fall and winter. Also look for grocery store cards for the front office to benefit the school.
Hospitality – Co-Chairs
The Hospitality team recruits volunteers to provide refreshments in the teachers’ workroom each month, decorates for the Kindergarten Moving-Up Ceremony and Eighth Grade Graduation, and Faculty luncheons. An assisting committee will be designated for each event.
The Nominating Co-Chair recruits and nominates parents for Chair and Co-Chair positions for the EDS Association.
Olympic Day Co-Chair
Volunteers are needed on this one day event to set-up, judge, and clean up.
School Supplies Co-Chair
Each year parents can order a school supply package, which is ready for students on the first day of school. The Co-Chair assists the chair in collecting supply lists from teachers and submitting them to the vendor to set up sales.
Ways and Means Co-Chair
Ways and Means – Co-Chair is needed to assist the Chair and committee members in reviewing existing EDS Association projects to see if changes need to be made. Will also review new projects/fundraisers if necessary.
Penny Drive Co-Chair
Penny Drive volunteers work during the two weeks of the Penny Drive with publicity for the event, periodically taking the money to the bank, and coordinating a party for the winning class in each division.
Website Liaison co-chair
The website and communications liaison co-chair assists the chair in collecting content on behalf of the Association for the EDS Director of Communications. This includes articles for Panther Post, carpool signs, and other means of communicating EDS Association needs and information to current parents.
Family Night Supper Co-Chair
This evening community building event needs a Co-Chair to organize dinner needs, volunteers, and promotion.