George Mason Elementary

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VOLUNTEER at George Mason Elementary School!

FPC has been a community partner with George Mason Elementary School for 18 years. We see the difference our presence makes at this school for the children, parents and staff, and invite you to join in!

Lunch Buddies meet with students weekly at lunch time. They have an opportunity to get to know students while eating lunch, having conversation, and playing games. (weekly)

1st/ 2nd Grade Readers provide one-on-one reading support to students needing a little help. The students work on developing new reading skills and goal setting. (when you are available).

Classroom Assistants work with small groups of students to help them reach their academic goals. The teacher provides the activities. (2-4 times/month)

K-2 Cadre Hosts bring breakfast, greet families, and lead families though a literacy activity. (monthly)

Library Assistants help organize and shelve books and assist the librarian with special projects as needed.(when you are available)

Volunteers will be available to answer your questions after Sunday worship on September 22 & 29. Look for them in the Recreation Room after 8:45am Open Door worship or in the library after 11am worship.

Or, contact Tassie Madden (tassiemadden at gmail dot com) or Carolyn Cockrell (cscockrell at aol dot com).

Items Needed for GMES Students

Donations will be accepted throughout the year. Bring items to church and place in the yellow box in the library. Questions? Contact Marsha Williams (mkwilliams204 at gmail dot com)

 School Supplies

  • washable colored markers

  • 24-pack crayons

  • dry erase markers

  • wooden #2 pencils

  • composition notebooks

  • double pocket folders

  • glue sticks

  • colored construction paper

  • boxes of tissues

  • hand sanitizer pump bottles (8 oz. or more)

Clothing & Shoes

  • clothes in kid sizes 6-16

  • shoes for kids ages 6-12

*Must be new or gently used and freshly laundered. Please make sure any decorative messages are school appropriate.