There are plenty of opportunities for parents to volunteer their time during the year. Including:
- Snack/Bake Sale Committee: Offers snack sales in the afternoons
on Wednesdays of most school weeks. This committee also organizes
bake sales at various times during the year, each of which is sponsored
by a different grade or grades. Volunteers needed to assist in snack
- Faculty Appreciation Committee: Organizes breakfast and/or lunch
in the staff lounge three times during the school year, as well as other events
demonstrating appreciation for teachers and staff during the school
- Book Fairs Committee: Coordinates two Book Fairs held in the
- Class Representatives Committee: Volunteers per class Pre-K – 8th
grade who assist in various duties throughout year to include social
get-togethers per grade for parents and children to be determined by
each class representative. They facilitate in informing respective classes of
information throughout the year of important events.
- Dance Committee: Puts on three dances in the school gym for the
6th-8th graders. This committee also organizes the Military Ball.
Responsibility for the dances are divided by the committee among the
middle school grades: 6th Grade, 7th Grade, and 8th Grade for Military
Ball. Proceeds from the dances are used to pay the costs of the Military
Ball. Dance committee is responsible for decorations and volunteers.
- Eighth Grade Committee: organizes fundraisers to be put on by
eighth grade students and parents during the school year. The principle
fundraiser is the Cowboy Breakfast. All net proceeds are used by the
graduating class to purchase gifts for the school.
- Cat Shack Spirit Store: Promotes school spirit by selling merchandise
at the spirit store through various products.
- Alamo Honor Guard Committee: Coordinates logistics and
drink/snacks for the students participating in the Honor Guard at the
Battle of Flowers Parade. The Honor Guard chairperson works with
commandant to coordinate.
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The Cat Shack Spirit Store opened its doors in 2009 to help promote school spirit. To find store hours, view merchandise, or get the latest Cat Shack announcements, visit the web page.