Volunteer

There are many volunteer opportunities for you to help at Magothy River Middle - there is something for everyone.  We need you! 

Please review the list below with a brief description of volunteer opportunities available through the PTSO.  Please contact the PTSO's volunteer coordinator, Mandie Jarvis, our PTSO president, Michael Kocher, and/or Magothy River Middle School's Volunteer Coordinator, Amanda McDowell, Media Specialist, for more information, depending on what you're interested in volunteering for.  

If you'd like to help with our Marlin Night school carnival with food, games, silent auctions, raffles, faculty dunk tank, and much more, please contact Heather Ray or Asa Kocher.

Remember to log your volunteer hours using the online Virtual Volunteer site.



8th Grade End of Year Promotion Activities – plan and chaperone the evening social event
After School Clubs – assist with clubs such as 24, Drama, SGA (Student Government Association), etc.
After School Dance Chaperone – chaperone student dances after school 
AVID - tutoring and helping students develop their study and organizational skills 
Band/Chorus/Orchestra – help with uniforms, fundraisers, trips, concerts, and festivals
Beautification – help maintain and improve the school grounds and hallways
Book Fair – volunteer during the book fairs
Box Tops for Education -  perfect to do from home on your schedule
Community Service – assist with student Community Service projects
Destination Imagination - facilitate teams of students who compete in national creative thinking challenges 
Direct Donations - submit to our PTSO treasurer 
Emergency Chaperones – be on call in case chaperones are needed for field trips
Field Day - enjoy a day outside, setting up and running games for students
Fundraisers – clerical and distribution help for any or all fundraisers
Grant Writer – apply for grants that would be beneficial to MRMS
Hoops for Hearts – volunteer during this PE charity event
Hospitality – help with teacher appreciation events
Main Office Receptionist – fill in at the front desk (answering phones, etc.)
Marlin Night – help with all aspects of this in-school fundraiser (the biggest event of the year!)
Media Center – assist with book shelving, book covering, etc.
Music Boosters - raise money for our music program
Ongoing Promotions – help organize and publicize promotion opportunities
PBIS Marlin Store – volunteer in the store during lunch periods
Recreational Reading – work with student groups to discuss books
Science Lab – contact the Science teacher (science fair, organizing lab equipment, clerical help)
Student Directory – help input data into an Excel file, copy, and distribute
Teacher Projects – copy, laminate, 3-hole punch, etc
Vision and Hearing – assist with getting students to the vision and hearing screenings
Yearbook – help the students and faculty advisor