Questions? Contact Heather Zacharias - hazacharias@me.com

Ongoing activities: Once a week or less

▪ Library volunteers - Volunteer by shelving books in the library.  Contact: Lianne Hames - lianne.hames@austinisd.org or call 512/841-0113

▪ Office Volunteers- Help with administrative tasks and answer phone, once per week, any school day.  Contact: Suzanne Gonzales - sooze@austin.rr.com

▪ Scottie Store - Volunteer once per week, per month, you choose, during lunch on Thursdays.  Contact: Alicia Remaley - amreamaley@yahoo.com

▪ Scottie Dads - Volunteer during lunch time. Scottie Dads is a program designed to increase the adult male presence on our campus, while building quality relationships between our parents and students.  Contact: Jeremy Watson - jeremy.raymond-watson@austinisd.org

▪ Secret Pals - Sign up to encourage a staff member regularly throughout the year with small gifts or treats.  Contact:   Sue Atkinson - sueatkinson49@gmail.com and Amy Hoffman - amyjhoffman@hotmail.com

▪ Spanish Speaking assistance - Contact: Alex Gonzales - (512) 414-3217 or  alejandra.gonzalezgarza@austinisd.org

▪ Membership - Help at PTA membership booth during events. Bilingual volunteers especially needed!  Contact:  Jennifer Margolis-Husted - jmhusted@sbcglobal.net


Events: One day event and/or shift

▪ 8th Grade Graduation & End-of-Year Party - Contact: Sabrina Wallace - sabrinawallace@mac.com

▪ LamarFest - Sub-committees, volunteers, sponsorships, general help.  Contact: Pat Adams - lamarfest@gmail.com

▪ Lamar Green Team - Grounds, gardens, beautification.  Contact: Position open - Contact Heather Zacharias

▪ T-shirts - Contact: Rebecca Waldrup - lamartees@gmail.com

Open House Coordinator - Contact: Heather Powell - heather@rootsre.com

▪ Lamar Community Facebook Administrator -   Contact: Kerren Campa - kerren.campa@austinisd.org

▪ Lamar Twitter Administrator -   Contact: Natalie Adams - natalie.adams@austinisd.org

Campus Advisory Council: Once a month

The Lamar Middle School Campus Advisory Council is a committee of parents, community representatives, teachers, principals, and other campus staff. The function of the CAC includes providing review and comment on:

  • Campus Educational Program

  • Campus Performance

  • Campus Improvement Plan

  • Campus Staff Development Plan

  • Campus-Level Waiver Requests to the State

  • Campus Budget

The mission of the Lamar CAC is to promote excellence in education for all students through broad-based representation. The CAC provides valuable input to Lamar's principals, who have the final decision-making responsibility for the campus.

Member Application
 

Ongoing Committees

▪ Communications - Get the word out about Lamar through the Scottie Newsletter, web site, open houses, other events.  Newsletter: Kerren Campa - kerren.campa@austinisd.org  Website: Natalie Adams - natalie.adams@austinisd.org

▪ Partners in Education - Coordinate with local businesses to raise funds, services, and volunteers for Lamar.  Contact: Position open - Contact Heather Zacharias

▪ Feeder School Liasion - Contact: Position open - Contact Heather Zacharias

▪ Back to School night coordinator - Contact: Position open - Contact Heather Zacharias

 ▪ ACPTA Representative Contact: Position open - Contact Heather Zacharias

▪ SEL Parent Representative Contact: Kerren Campa - kerren@mygrande.net

▪ Scottie Start Contact: Position open - Contact Heather Zacharias

▪ CATCH Coordinators Contact: Coach Potter - cecelia.potter@austinisd.org