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286 Mace Road
Medford, OR 97501
Phone: (541) 842-3760
Fax: (541) 842-3010
Contact: Javier del Rio, Principal;
Hours: 7:30am - 3:30pm

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Volunteer Opportunities



Classroom Helper


Parent Helper:  Assist teacher with various tasks.  For example, correct papers, student projects, reading to kids, listen to kids read, small groups, etc.


Room Parent:  Help coordinate parties and other classroom activities with the help of the teacher and other parents.  Parties are given three times a year.


Parties:  Donate food for classroom parties.  Parents may also help supervise activities during classroom parties.


Field Trips:  Work with classroom teachers in organizing field trips throughout the year. 


School Activities


Carnival:  Help coordinate with other volunteers to organize booths, prizes and food.  The carnival will be held in October.


SMART reader:  Volunteer one or two days a week to read a book with a student.  Please contact Gail Plowman @ 842-3016.


Book Fair:  Assist Mrs. Thibodo with setting up, running, and taking down all materials during the school’s Book Fair.  This happens once a year.


Field Day:  Help organize, set up, and supervise fun outdoor stations on one day during the last week of school.


Fund Raising:  Help teachers do fundraising for their grade level or individual classes.  Fundraisers may include, the Mothers day plant sale, Candy bar sales, candles. 


PE Testing:  Help organize and supervise stations for testing students on physical skills.




Recess Round-up:  Parent volunteers who help on the playground during recess so the students can have fun, safe, & enjoyable activities.  Recess Round-up was created so that our students can enjoy structured activities under the supervision of adults.


Office Support:  Help our front office with various needs, such as:

-lost and found organization

-filing paperwork

-filling supply orders

-organizing cabinets/drawers

-make calls to parents for various projects

-assist parent booster club president with miscellaneous activities

This would be on an “as needed” basis or 1 – 2 times per week.


Library Assisting: Help Mrs. Thibodo with many aspects of the library.  Those willing to assist will have to go through specific training in order to help keep our library organized and usable for students and teachers.


Please Contact Tina Derryberry, Office Manager, 842-3001

549C Medford School District

Medford School District 549C Mission Statement
We are a high quality teaching and learning organization dedicated to preparing all students to graduate with a sound educational foundation, ready to succeed in post-secondary education, and to be contributing community members.

Medford Public Schools 549C recognizes the diversity and worth of all individuals and groups and their roles in society and our community. It is the policy of the Medford School Board that there will be no discrimination or harassment of individuals or groups on the grounds of age, color, creed, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation in any educational programs, activities or employment.
For District Federal Title Program compliance, please contact the Office of Federal Programs: (541) 842-3633
For District Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act compliance, please contact the Office of Special Education & Student Services: (541) 842-3628
For District American Disabilities Act compliance, please contact the Office of Human Resources: (541) 842-3625

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