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Volunteers

Grandma Diane BuyerThe East Greenbush Board of Education welcomes and encourages community members to volunteer in District schools. There are numerous opportunities for people to volunteer during the school day and in the afternoons and evenings.

 

Individual Schools

There are numerous opportunities to volunteer in individual schools or for individual departments. For information on volunteer opportunities at specific schools or departments contact:

ColumbiaJohn Sawchuk, Principal518-207-2000SawchuJo@egcsd.org
GoffWayne Grignon, Principal518-207-2430GrignonWa@egcsd.org
Bell TopMartin Mahar,
Principal
518-207-2600MaharMa@egcsd.org
GenetAna Yeomans, Principal518-207-2680YeomanAn@egcsd.org
Green MeadowDan Garab, Principal518-207-2640GarabDa@egcsd.org
DPSJack Alvey, Principal518-207-2620AlveyJo@egcsd.org
Red MillJohn Caporta, Principal518-207-2660CaportJo@egcsd.org
Athletic DepartmentMichael Leonard, Director518-207-2081LeonarMi@egcsd.org
Music DepartmentScott Halliday, Director518-207-2000HallidaySc@egcsd.org
DistrictwideJeffrey P. Simons, Superintendent518-207-2531SimonsJe@egcsd.org

 

Seniors Teaching and Reaching Students (STARS)

The STARS program is open to individuals age 55 and older. No teaching experience is required. The program draws upon the knowledge and experience of retirees to enrich the lives of students by promoting academic success while fostering intergenerational contact.

To volunteer contact: STARS Chairman Bob Smith at 477-5930.

 

PTO (Parent Teacher Organization)

Each school building has a parent teacher organization. These organizations sponsor school events and programs through volunteer efforts of parents. To volunteer with a building PTO contact:

ColumbiaAlex DeMarco, Presidentptso.chs@gmail.com
GoffPat Hughes, Co-President

Debbie Mann, Co-President

pathughes27@icloud.com

brilanmann3@aol.com

Bell TopDana Figgs, Co-President

Lisa Mingle, Co-President

dlabounty310@gmail.com

lacjdean@nycap.rr.com

GenetSusan Pagones, Co-President

Jill Tedford, Co-President

GenetPTO@gmail.com
Green MeadowJen Cuttler, Presidentgreenmeadowpto@gmail.com
DPSMary Ellen Brown, Co-President

Stacie McCaffrey, Co-President

president@dpspto.org
Red MillJessica Devoe, Presidentjessd12221@hotmail.com

 

Committees

The District benefits from numerous committees and organizations dedicated to providing students with a well-rounded high quality educational experience. To volunteer for these organizations and committees contact:

Education CommitteeJim McHugh,
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
518-207-2528McHughJa@egcsd.org
Budget Review and Advisory Committee (BRAC)Lawrence Edson, Jr., Assistant Superintendent for School Business Finance518-207-2535EdsonLa@egcsd.org
East Greenbush Education FoundationStephen Taylor, Presidentegcsdedfoundation@gmail.com
The Friends of MusicPat Corkrey, President518-479-0908
All Sports ClubMichael Leonard, Athletic Director518-207-2081LeonarMi@egcsd.org