Volunteering with the Alice Deal Community Association (ADCA) doesn’t have to be a year-long commitment. There are many ways throughout the year to lend a hand to make Deal a great school, even if you have only an hour or two to spare.
Below are the various events and activities throughout the year. To volunteer, simply contact the person who is coordinating the event/activity below, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumni Database – Help leave a gift to Deal from the ADCA. Support fundraisers and other future events, which are always fun evenings for Deal parents, staff and the community. Contact: Candace Smyth
Book Fair – Be part of our annual Book Sale at Politics & Prose on October 29 and 30, 2016.
Career Day – Share information about your job or career with a homeroom class on “Career Day.” Date: TBD
Deal Directory – Assist with preparation and distribution of the Directory.
Gala Fundraiser – Come be a part of our gala fundraiser committee. Your ideas for a theme, décor, food and new fundraising strategies are needed for this annual event held on February 25, 2017.
High School Night – Be part of assisting the Counseling Team on showcasing the DCPS High Schools. Date: TBD
Holiday Greens Sale – Sell holiday greens on December 3 & 4, 2016 and December 10 & 11, 2016.
International Night – Coordinate a food table or bring your favorite dish to share on November 17, 2016 as we celebrate Deal’s rich cultural diversity and our official status as an International Baccalaureate school.
Musical – Assist with the potluck, pizza night, supervise students, create the sets and costumes, sell tickets, etc. Date: TBD
Open Houses – Welcome potential families to Deal and direct them in visiting classes during the day. These days will take place in November, December and January. Contact: Maria Petaros
Receptions – Organize small receptions for the Career Day, National Junior Society and Eighth Grade Promotion. Dates: TBD
Safeway/Giant eScrip, etc. – Promote parent participation. Enter grocery card numbers into database. Contact: Laura Cloutier
Teacher Appreciation – Plan special breakfasts/lunches or gifts to thank teachers for their excellent work with our kids.