SES relies heavily on parent volunteers in the classroom and around the school to support teachers and staff, to support the PTSA, and to support school-wide events. Just as we ask the middle school students to commit to a certain number of service hours (and even the elementary students perform service), we ask that parents model this behavior with their own volunteer service to the school. Please take a few minutes to fill our short volunteer survey ( and find some way to plug into school this year. We ask that every parent donate some time each trimester to our fabulous school. If you don’t see something that works for you, you can contact our volunteer coordinators for other ideas: Liz Hardy, elementary (; and Kim Jarvis, MS (