For Our School

Birthday Committee

Each child at Mill Hill receives a bookmark for his/her birthday. For more information, please contact the Committee Chair, Suzanne Calarco

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Book Swap

  Book Swap Spring 2014 Fabulous turnout for our first Book Swap! Thank you to all who donated and volunteered their time.

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Celebration Books

New Books Have Arrived!  Give Your Child the Chance to Check Out First! Get your student excited about reading and visiting the Library Learning Commons with the gift of giving back! Commemorate a birthday or any special occasion AND help our school in the process with a Celebration Book. Our librarians have selected book titles …

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Community Safety Network

The Community Safety Network acts as a link between the school and the town Emergency Preparedness Committee.  The school representative attends one of their meetings and reports back to the PTA with information on the steps that the town is taking to be prepared in case of an emergency. For more information, please contact the …

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Field Day

Field Day 2014 ! A fun-filled annual event with competitive games and activities for the children. Many volunteers are needed to help run the events and cheer the kids on. This event takes place in early June. For more information, please contact the Committee Chair, Robin Charron

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Fifth Grade Activities

Volunteer to help with Fifth Grade Activities! Dear Fifth Grade Parents-   Below you will find information on all of the exciting things in the year ahead for our fifth graders!   Fun Fridays Now that our fifth graders are settled into their new routines and have gotten the hang of changing classes, it’s time …

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Grounds Beautification

GROUNDS BEAUTIFICATION No experience necessary! On-the-job training dividing perennials, mulching, and planning garden beds. Takes little time–1/2 hour a month… keep our school looking pretty! For more information, please contact the Committee Chair, Courtney Yanni   We are looking for volunteers to help.  If you are interested, please contact the Vice President of Volunteers, Michele Keesser

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Hospitality – Staff Appreciation

Host annual “Welcome Back Luncheon” for Teachers and Staff in August.  Volunteers are needed to provide items for this luncheon.  Organize refreshments for Back to School Coffee and PTA General Meetings. For more information, please contact the Committee Chairs Marnie Frey or Robyn Tomkins

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Library Learning Commons

Become a Volunteer in Mill Hill’s Library Learning Commons! Help Welcome Our Talented New Library & Media Specialist, Ms. Gina Gorton! Volunteering in the Mill Hill Library Learning Commons is as rewarding for you as it is for our school!  This “insider’s view” lets you share your child’s excitement while directly promoting physical and virtual learning. …

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Operation Hope

Each Fairfield public school is responsible for providing a meal for Operation Hope.  Volunteers are needed to prepare an item for the meal. If you would like more information or are interested in volunteering, please contact Committee Chair Michele Oricoli

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Room Parents

These chairs send out notices early in the year to recruit room parents.  They then do a blind selection of volunteers for each class.  Once the room parents are selected, they notify the teachers, directory chair, and PTA presidents.  They are also responsible for organizing Teacher Appreciation Week to include the Staff Appreciation Breakfast. If …

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School Pictures

Volunteers are needed to make a firm commitment to work one day when pictures are being taken. Individual and class photos are scheduled for the fall. If you would like more information or are interested in volunteering, please contact VP of Volunteers Michele Keesser

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Showcase & PTA Bulletin Board

The Showcase is located inside the schools front entrance and accommodates various displays. Historically displays have been fundraiser activities, student artwork, & community awareness programs. If you would like to submit something for the  showcase please contact Danielle Bartlett . The PTA Bulletin Board is located at the entrance of the APR and displays current events so anyone …

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Sunshine/Helping Hands

Acknowledges staff birthdays and any other occasion, ie; births, marriages, deaths. Provides teachers with snack bags during conference days. If you would like more information or are interested in volunteering, please contact Committee Chair Heather Toll.

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Vision Check

Our school nurse needs several volunteers to help with the vision screening of the children at Mill Hill. This screening would take place on various mornings throughout the fall. If you would like more information or are interested in volunteering, please contact Committee Chair Tara Sellar A 2014-15 Vision Check Training Schedule will be posted …

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Wellness Coalition

Upcoming Event: Looking for something to do on the day off from school?  Always meaning to get out and enjoy nature with your kids but having trouble doing so? We have a plan for you! The Mill Hill Health, Safety & Wellness Committee invites you to join us for a family hike WHERE: The Audubon Center in Fairfield, …

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