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We need your help!! Many volunteers are needed early in the school year.

HSA aids in building the ACS community to provide support for curriculum and to supplement educational programs. Also, HSA promotes fellowship and friendship with its year-round calendar of events - we couldn't do it without you! Thank you!


Please complete the HSA Volunteer Sign-up below. 


Fall Fest – Book Fair (Friday, October 25)
Chairs: Katie Baldwin, Suzy Ennis, Carissa Means, Natalie Powell

An annual favorite, the Book Fair gives the ACS community to shop for books, games, and more. Children can also order Spirit wear and purchase donuts at lunchtime.

Fall Fest – Dinner (Friday, October 25)
Chairs: Tim Buzzard, Kavita Shah, Amy Walsh

Visit with other ACS families and students while enjoying some delicious food served by students of 8th Group.

Donuts and Allergy-Free Chocolate Sale (Friday, October 25 and Friday, December 6)
Chairs: Artemis Anos, Kate Havlick, Will Sickinger

HSA sells donuts at lunchtime during the Fall Fest Book Fair and the Holiday House event. Volunteers help pick up donuts, set up, make sales, clean up, and close out sales. Volunteers may also be needed to sell chocolates during Holiday House.

Holiday House (Friday, December 6)
Chairs: Jessica Armour-Ardizzone, Deb Bruns, Alice Chin, Michall Jan, Dalie McCann, Michelle Stastny

ACS students and parents shop for reasonably priced gifts for the entire family. Items offered for sale by local vendors and ACS Student Council.

Various refreshments will be provided for volunteers.

Parents’ Night Out (Saturday, January 18)
Chairs: Pradeep Jain and Nina Tipton

This adults-only event provides an opportunity to socialize with ACS friends and parents.

Heritage Festival Week - Games around the World (week of March 2)
Chairs: Julie Cirillo, Genene Murphy, Sheetal Narahari

Heritage Festival Week is a special week in which parents bring in special games and crafts that are unique to their personal culture. Students participate in various events during their recess period.

Heritage Festival Dinner and Performances – Friday, March 6
Chairs: Lisa Castle, Jacquie Orr

Heritage Festival Week culminates in a special dinner and performances on Friday evening, March 6. Families dress up in traditional outfits from countries all over the world. After dinner, a performance is given by children who have planned something special from their culture such as a dance, a song, a poem, or a skit. It is a special treat to enjoy the many cultures of ACS.

Artsonia (Throughout the school year)
Chair: Beth Spiegel

ACS will again be partnering with Artsonia (, the largest online student art museum, showcasing artwork from thousands of schools around the world. Artwork created by ACS students at school is photographed and uploaded to the Artsonia website. Once on the website, family and friends can view and purchase a variety of exciting products showcasing the children's artwork. Volunteers help with communicating with parents, creating awareness, and uploading the artwork. The number of volunteer hours available will vary week to week, but many volunteers are needed throughout the school year. Instruction is provided.

Go Green Committee- Through the Year
Chair: Stephanie Bullwinkel

Help plan Go Green initiatives for ACS students and their families throughout the year, leading up to Earth Day.

Volunteer Pool (Throughout the school year)

ACS carries a long tradition of being an active volunteer community. We hope you feel welcome to lend a helping hand, and we look forward to an exciting year ahead. In addition to the volunteer opportunities listed above, additional unexpected needs for volunteer help may pop-up throughout the school year. If you would like to be contacted as a possible volunteer when these opportunities arise, check the box below to be added to the pool. Spaces for these additional opportunities are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

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