Update RPAC website and manage communications to parents. Includes the RPAC Newsletter.
Recruits and schedules volunteers for the morning safe arrival program at school.
Together with the school administration and teachers, continues to develop and review the Emergency Preparedness Plan for the school. Purchases supplies as authorized by RPAC. Check expiry dates annually on emergency supplies. Attends and offers updates as required at the monthly general PAC meeting.
Planned Expenditure Committee (PEC)
Brings forth ideas to the PAC executive and then the General meeting in regards to how RPAC money should be spent. Obtains suggestions from students, parents, teachers and administrators. Comprised of teachers, principal, RPAC Chairperson, Treasurer and parents.
Coordinate the purchasing and distribution of Ridgeview’s spirit wear.
Coordinate snacks and lunch for sports day.
Purchase recognition gifts/cards for staff and/or parents.
Act as a liaison for new ELL parents; Help to plan the annual multicultural day luncheon for students (spring); Plan the multicultural tea for parents (spring).
Fruit & Vegetable Program
Organize the school fruit and vegetable program.
Traffic and Safety
Ensure traffic moves well around the school; Work with administration and the WV district to address issues with traffic and student safety.
Coordinate to decorate the school halls for Halloween and Christmas.
Grade 7 Graduation Committee
Coordinate Grade 7 graduation celebrations and fundraising efforts.
Volunteer to our PAC
Parents are active in supporting student learning and activities at Ridgeview. There are many areas for parents to volunteer. These include volunteering as an elected member of RPAC, or volunteering as a room parent, a coordinator or committee member in a number of areas.
RPAC Volunteer Committees include the following:
Ice Cream Social
Fruits & Vegetables
Gala and MayFair
Historically at Ridgeview, whole school celebration events have been led by parents of students in the following grades:
Grade 1 – School Decorations
Grade 2 – School Decorations
Grade 3 – Bingo Night
Grade 4 – Bingo Night
Grade 5- Halloween Skate
Grade 6 – Halloween Skate