Powers Ferry Elementary School


Powers Ferry Elementary School would love for our Marietta Business Association Community of volunteers to support us in our efforts to continue building academically, socially, and behaviorally responsible students. Our school’s theme is: Be the One. We strive to Be the One for Kids. We welcome volunteers who can:


For Students and Families:


Read to students or have them read to them
Become student mentor
Donate new and gently used books for kids (for our weekly riddle giveaways and other academic incentives)
Donate to purchase Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) reward incentives for our positive behavior program
Donate gift cards for student clothing (belts, socks, etc.)
Partner with us for Family Engagement Activities/Events
Donate turkey for Turkey Bingo, November 15
Let us borrow tailgate tents for academic stations for Character Extravaganza, January 24
Decorations/ cookies/cupcakes for Valentine’s Day Dance, February 14
Cultural Food for International Night, March 21
Decorations/ cookies/cupcakes for Spring Bling Dance, May 2
Participate to share your career as a Career Day Volunteer, May 3


For Teachers and School-wide:


Make copies for classroom assignments, home-school communication, etc.
Come in to research and organize student books into reading levels
Assist in decorating hallway bulletin board with inspirational and growth mindset messages
Collect BoxTops for Education initiative
Donate teacher incentive/ appreciation gift cards (car wash, restaurants, oil change, classroom supplies, etc.)
Assist in maintaining school grounds (provide and spread mulch, remove weeds, etc.)
Donate a water dispenser system for teachers
Provide assistance with coffee and tea station for teachers (donate pods, sugar, creamer, etc.)


We appreciate our Marietta community and would love for our partnership to grow and thrive.