WHY SHOULD I VOLUNTEER? 
 
Families are one of the pillars that strengthen student academic progress, and research suggests that parental involvement is the most accurate predictor of academic success.
EFFECTS ON STUDENTS
  • Higher grades
  • Improved school attendance
  • Improved social skills and behavior 
BENEFITS TO PARENTS
  • Increase interactions with their children
  • Parents become more involved with their child's learning activities at home
  • Parents perception of school may improve, and may become more active in school decision-making policies
BENEFITS TO STAFF & SCHOOL
  • Higher morale
  • Improved communication and relations between parents and staff
  • Improved community opinion of school when parents are involved
  • Better understanding of families' culture and diversity
  • School programs improve in quality and success with higher parental involvement