St. Mary School Parent Volunteer Program

Due to unforeseen circumstances related to COVID-19, we are limiting the traffic entering our school buildings.  If you have questions please call the office. 

Parents are very active at St. Mary School & Preschool. They participate in all aspects of the school.  If you plan on volunteering at the school and have not previously taken our Safe Environment Training Session by VIRTUS®, please call the office 989-463-4579. Below is a listing of opportunities available to parents. Each year parents are given a chance to sign-up to volunteer in areas that interest them.

Classroom Opportunities:

  • Teacher assistant at home (cut, sort, assemble) prepare, compile and sort student book orders)
  • Morning classroom helper
  • Afternoon classroom helper
  • Art-Reach docents

Office Help:

  • Filing, sorting Friday Folder handouts etc.

Library Opportunities:

  • Library aide


  • Marketing and Enrollment
  • Technology
  • Hospitality
  • School Committee

Fundraising Opportunities:

To fulfill the $350 profit requirement:

  • Mardi Gras Auction (25% of the purchase of bid items on auction night)

Student Activities:

  • Santa Supper (help setting up and cleaning up)
  • Drive/chaperone St. Mary float in parades
  • Christmas Store/Book Fair

Other Opportunities:

  • Pop the popcorn for Spirit Day sales (Friday)
  • Playground supervision
  • Baked goods (Need one large cookie weekly for Good Steward Award every Friday & baked goods/cookies for various programs).