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Community Volunteer Program

Become Apart of Our School Family!

Volunteer with Us!

DISTRICT DISCRIMINATION POLICY

It is the policy of Canajoharie Central School District to ensure equal volunteer opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Canajoharie Central School District prohibits any such discrimination or harassment.

WHAT OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE?

Volunteers will have the opportunity to engage with students PreK-12. Here are a few examples:

  • Listening to children read
  • Arts and crafts
  • Revolutionary War banquet
  • Assisting at special events
  • Working with students in reading/writing/math/phonics review

DO YOU HAVE SPECIAL SKILLS OR EXPERIENCE TO SHARE WITH US?

Please share your unique skills and expertise with us when you enquire about volunteering. We are always looking for new ways for volunteers to join us!

WHAT IS THE TIME COMMITMENT?

Volunteers typically spend 1-2 hours a week with us.

It is important to have excellent attendance. Both teachers and students look forward to your visit and depend on your consistency!

WHAT IS THE PROCESS?

  • Contact the District Office at 518.673.6302 or email andrea.muhlebeck@canjo.org
  • Complete the written application
  • The district will do a background check

WHAT ARE THE DISTRICT’S RESPONSIBILITIES?

The district will match a volunteer with a teacher and classroom, set up a schedule for volunteer time, provide an orientation and training opportunities, as well as opportunities for feedback.

VOLUNTEER CONTACT INFORMATION

Andrea Muhlebeck
District Office
andrea.muhlebeck@canjo.org
518-673-6302