Your help and creativity make things happen for our community! Find upcoming PTO event sign-ups and volunteer opportunities here.


CORI Checks: Every person who volunteers in school needs to be CORI checked. Bring your ID/driver's license and the last six digits of your Social Security number to the Main Office. You will need to fill out a short form. Allow time for your CORI information to be submitted for processing, at least several days in advance of your volunteer commitments.




Volunteer to help keep classes organized on Picture Day: 


Hardy Harvest fest, 10/1/2022

Volunteer for a shift for setup, sales table, craft table, or clean-up: 



Other Roles

Classroom Coordinators: Facilitate communication between classroom families, the PTO, and the class teacher, and help manage class gifts. Learn more and submit a form here to express your interest by October 1st, 2022.


Grade-Level Field Trip Coordinators: Assist teachers in planning educational field trips and in-class presentations. Responsibilities include communicating with teachers and destination locations or visitor programs, scheduling buses, recruiting chaperones, and managing contracts and invoices. This role takes and estimated 6-10 hours for the year. You will have support from the Enrichment coordinators to guide you. For more information, please contact Katey Smith for grades K, 1, or 2, and Ellen Pfeiffer for grades 3, 4, or 5 at enrichment@hardypto.com. To volunteer as a coordinator for a grade, please fill out this form: Field Trip Coordinator Volunteer


Spirit Wear Coordinator: Manage the ordering and delivery of Hardy School tees and sweatshirts. If you are interested or would like to learn more, please contact katrina@hardypto.com.


Library Volunteer Coordinator: The Hardy Library is in need of a volunteer coordinator to organize and manage library volunteers. The coordinator will work with library staff (K-5 librarian Renae Nichols and library paraprofessionals Danielle Jensen and Justine Bloch) to help recruit and train library volunteers and to communicate with volunteers on behalf of the library staff. If you are interested in this important role, please contact Renae Nichols (rnichols@arlington.k12.ma.us) at your earliest convenience.