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Every awesome activity that adds value to your child's experience at Jefferson Hills Intermediate School is driven by an awesome committee of parent volunteers.  Whatever time, talents, or ideas you have to contribute, there is a committee just waiting for you to join in!

If you would like to CHAIR OR CO-CHAIR one of the committees listed below, please sign up at this link.   You can also print this form and complete it and send it in to school with your child at the beginning of the school year.
If you have any questions about a committee and/or the responsibilities please email us directly at

Thanks for helping make JHIS great!



5th Grade Activity Day

Plan activities and volunteer for 5th Grade Day celebrations.

Chair:                           Co-chair: 

Bake Sale

Bake sale committee will be assisting the chair in coordination with other parents in baking, pickup/delivery, tagging and selling of baked goods at the sales throughout the school year. Bake sales are during open house, art shows and possibly during other evening school events.


Book Fair

Help setup and teardown Scholastic book fair.  Assist children with shopping.  Book sales typically occur twice a year including the last week in February for Read Across America Week.


Career Awareness

This committee will be parents chosen to assist the chair at each grade level with scheduling parent speakers to make a presentations to the classroom to discuss their job/career.


Community Outreach

Work with the Chair to develop and execute a project in which JHIS staff/teachers and students/families benefit the local community. Including Food Drive and other charitable projects.  The committee will also be responsible for collecting and distributing items.


Earning for Learning

Help collect and count box tops and assist with the switch over to electronic Box Top collection.  This committee also assists with promoting Giant Eagle apples for the students, Amazon Smile and Shoparoo.


Earth Day and Environmental Group

Volunteers will work with the chair to help organize the work on the outdoor classroom, a living wall and Earth Day handouts and/or activities for the students.

Chair:                     Co-chair:

Family Bingo Night

Plan, decorate, assist with entertainment, food and all events including set-up and clean-up for Bingo Night.

Chair:               Co-Chair:

Field Day

Volunteers will assist the chair and co-chair with the one-day event planned for late May/early June including outdoor activities for all of the students in the school.  The group will plan, organize, set up and clean up the day of the event.

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Assisting the chair with collecting, sorting, pulling and distributing fundraiser information packets and sale orders when they are shipped.  Events such as flower sales, coin battles and spirit wear.

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Holiday Shop

Help with set up, tear down and assisting students with shopping throughout the week of the Holiday Shop.

Chair:                                  Co-Chair: 

Membership Committee

This committee will be run completely by the chair and co-chair.

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Nominating Committee

Volunteers will work with the chair to find candidates interested in filling open PTA Board positions for the upcoming school year before elections take place.


Read Across America

Assist the school librarian and chair in coordinating and planning a themed reading week for the school.


Red Ribbon Week

Volunteers will work with the Chair to help coordinate banners and events for the children, including bring your hero to lunch day and earth day handouts for the kids.


Reflections Program

As a member of this committee, you will assist the chairs in collecting and sorting art entries for judging and setting up display and preparation/clean up of award ceremony.

Chair:                                Co-Chair: 

Party Parent Volunteers/Bingo Baskets

As a member of this committee, you will assist room parent coordinator in set-up/clean-up for parties and help work the auction table during the Family Bingo Night.  Being a member of this committee does not guarantee you will be a room parent.

Teacher and Staff Appreciation Luncheon


Help plan theme and food items, décor, setup and clean up for teacher and staff luncheon during Teacher Appreciate Week in May. Tentative lunch date, to be set.

Chair:                            Co-Chair:   


Assist the Chair in collection and organization of school photos of events during the school year.  Volunteers will also help in the ordering and distribution of yearbooks to students.