Volunteer Opportunities


Here is an overview of some of the volunteer opportunities we have available.  Please log in to your account and fill out the Volunteer Interests Form to indicate your preferred interests.  Thank you!


Leadership Opportunities

Beautification Coordinator

Coordinates campus beautification initiatives and maintenance, works closely with school principal to comply with Plano ISD guidelines and regulations for school grounds.


Book Fair Coordinator

Plans and organizes annual/semiannual book fair. Works with vendor and librarian to coordinate set up, operation, tear down. This is a fun opportunity to be creative and plan a "big book party" that the entire school enjoys!


Cultural Diversity Coordinator

Researches cultural diversity needs in our school, offers communication regarding cultural events in the surrounding area, coordinates cultural diversity functions such as Culture Fair/Night at the Museum.


Parent Education Coordinator

Coordinates parent education events and communications.


Safety and Youth Protection Coordinator

Promotes programs for securing the protection and safety of the children at school and at home, promotes bicycle safety and works with PE staff to coordinate annual Bike Rodeo event in the spring, works with school staff to coordinate annual Red Ribbon Week events.


SAGE Coordinator

Promotes the goals and objectives of Special and Gifted Education, serves as liaison between school and Council SAGE committees.


Spirit Wear Coordinator

Coordinates the design, ordering, inventory, sales and distribution of school spirit wear such as t-shirts.


Spring Fling Coordinator

Plans and organizes family picnic event in spring, usually held in conjunction with restaurant spirit night.


Teacher Appreciation Week Coordinator

This volunteer opportunity is a chance to help plan a fun week to celebrate our teachers. Assists in coordinating teacher appreciation week events and meals. Secures teacher appreciation gifts and donations. Works with the Hospitality Chair.


Arts in Education Co-Chair

Promotes the arts on campus, coordinates National PTA’s Reflections arts program in the fall through event communication, procuring judges, recognizing winners and advancing entries.

World Wear Project

Harrington receives $0.15 for every pound we donate! Drop items off anytime in the bin located in the parking lot.  What's accepted: shoes, clothing (including stained, torn, or otherwise damaged), belts, purses, hats, caps, backpacks, hard toys, stuffed animals, pots and pans, metal kitchen utensils, etc.  

Amazon Smile

Go to http://smile.amazon.com and select PTA Texas Congress 7413 Harrington Elementary PTA as your charity to support. Give back while shopping online! AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers.

Talk to Us

Questions, compliments or concerns? Email suggestions@harringtonpta.net