Sponsored Committees

The Panther Parent Association is proud to continue the tradition of bringing communal families together. Each event requires an outpouring of support from every person to ensure it’s success for our students and school.

Please take a moment to visit each fundraising event and check out other ways to get involved and extend your time, talent and treasure through our PPA program.

St. James Cathedral School

Ready To Join Our Sponsored Committees?

You will find a variety of committee engagements in this group. From being a homeroom representative, to baking a meal for teacher’s appreciation day or helping to decorate for Catholic Week, there is something for everyone here. There are many “pay it forward” opportunities here to showcase your stewardship just as there are with all of our committees.

 

St. James Cathedral School

Arty Facts

Chairperson:  Melinda Lopez | Email: mgb1019@cfl.rr.com
Co-Chairs: Christina Buchan & Kelly Zannini
Date of Event(s):  4 times throughout the school year.
Overview:  Students in grades K‐5 are introduced to the masterpieces created by famous artists and sculptors. Volunteers assist the students with art projects inspired by these artists. Volunteers work in the classrooms with the students around four times during the year. The Presentations/Projects are already prepared for the volunteers.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

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Field Day

Chairperson: Laurie Beechner | Email: Laurie.Beechner@seaworld.com
Date of Event(s):  Friday, February 24, 2017
Overview: A fun filled day of fitness and games for our students where they participate in physical activities that include inflatable obstacle courses, jumping rope and tug of war. Volunteers assist with the planned activities and also provide healthy snacks to the students on Field Day.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

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Homeroom Grade Representatives

Chairperson:  Melinda Lopez | Email: mgb1019@cfl.rr.com
Date of Event(s): On-going throughout the school year.
Overview: Homeroom/Grade representatives help assist teachers in communicating and coordinating classroom activities. They also help to communicate volunteer requests for various school activities.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

 

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PPA Newsletter

Chairperson:  Janel Jacobs | Email: janelw@hotmail.com
and Jennifer Beaird | Email: jbeaird@cfl.rr.com
Date of Event(s):  On-going throughout school year.
Overview:  The PPA creates and distributes a periodic electronic newsletter to parents to let them know of upcoming school events, volunteer opportunities and all of the areas that the PPA is helping our students succeed. Volunteers are needed to help design the newsletter and write copy/obtain photos for it.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

READ NEWSLETTERS

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Pumpkin Festival

Chairperson:  Shannon Pierce | Email: spiercequest@gmail.com
Date of Event(s): Friday, October 28, 2016
Overview: Volunteers assist with the planning and coordination of this annual event where families bring in a decorated pumpkin to display in the gym for all students to see.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

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School Hospitality

Chairperson: Emily Mottola | Email: emilymottola@bellsouth.net
and Loha Melton | Email: loha_pereira@hotmail.com
Date of Event(s): On-going throughout school year.
Overview: Volunteers help promote a welcoming school environment by providing refreshments for school events such as the monthly Parent Coffees, Christmas Cookie Reception and Open Houses.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

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Spirit Wear

Chairperson:  Jennifer Beaird | Email: jbeaird@cfl.rr.com
Date of Event(s): On-going through the school year.
Overview: Volunteers assist with the design and sale of the SJCS spirit items – shirts, hoodies, magnets, etc. Students may wear spirit wear to school on Wednesdays.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

BUY SPIRIT WEAR

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Teacher & Staff Appreciation Luncheon

Chairperson: Jeannette Apelado | Email: jbjello42@gmail.com
and Laura Haag | Email: laura.haag@hotmail.com
Date of Event(s): On-going throughout school year.
Overview: A committee with a very special mission – to show our teachers and staff how much we appreciate ALL they do for our children. Special luncheons and events are held throughout the year.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here

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Uniform Recycling

Chairperson:  Susan Domanski | Email: sdomanski@condiscon.com
Date of Event(s): On-going through the school year
Overview: Volunteers organize, distribute, and maintain a supply of “gently used” uniforms that are displayed in the school cafeteria.
Volunteer Sign Up:  Click Here