Volunteering

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Capitol Hill! We couldn’t do it without you. Volunteers make our school great!

Capitol Hill teachers and the PTA need many volunteers throughout the year. For the safety and protection of our students, Portland Public Schools requires a Volunteer Background Check every three years.

Volunteer Opportunities

The following focus on a particular event during the school year:

  • Bus Tags (first day of school)
  • PTA Directory
  • School Pictures
  • PTA Clothing Closet (2-3 dates per year, located at Marshall HS)
  • Grandparents/Special Friends Day
  • Walk/Bike to School
  • The Big Boo!
  • Teacher Conference Meals
  • Scholastic Book Fair
  • Holiday Sharing
  • Holiday Greenery
  • Auction
  • Project Second Wind (food drive)
  • Decathlon
  • Art Show
  • Dash 4 Art Dollars
  • Teacher Appreciation
  • Field Day

The following needs are ongoing throughout the school year:

  • Playground Monitors
  • Traffic Safety Committee
  • Yearbook Committee
  • Superstar Readers
  • Library Helper
  • Emergency Preparedness/Safety Committee
  • School Garden Committee
  • Classroom helpers (contact specific teachers)

Please contact Bree Blevins, Volunteer Coordinator, for more information. breeblevins@gmail.com