Volunteer at Hosford - see details by clicking on the SignUp button:

Get involved and build our Hosford community.  Offer your time weekly, monthly or even just once! Any help is greatly appreciated by students, staff and administration.  Our initial list of activities needing volunteer help for 2017/18 includes:

PPS PTA Clothing Closet - 10/26/17 - 2/01/18.  Help staff the PPS PTA Clothing Closet at Marshall High School campus. 
Hosford Dance Chaperones (Fall & Spring - TBD) -  Chaperone after school dances. Generally, Fridays shifts from 3:30 - 6:00 p.m. 
Picture Day support (9/12/17) - Help organize students and make them smile for picture day at Hosford.
Husky Hustle Committee - Join the amazingly organized team running this awesome community event on Sunday, 5/6/18.
Fall Staff Appreciation Week -  11/8/17 - 11/09/17 - During fall conferences, help treat staff to lunches, snacks and a healthy meal.

7th Grade Makers Field Trip - 10/3/17-10/5/17
Spring Staff Appreciation - 5/7/18 -  5/11/18 -  Help show Hosford staff that Hosford Parents care!  Coordinate daily treats for staff.
6th Grade Field Trip to OMSI -  10/11/17 - 6th grade walking field trip to OMSI. A great way to connect with parents and staff
8th Grade Celebration Party and Picnic - 4/3/18 - Help plan the celebration party and picnic for the 8th graders leaving Hosford
Hosford Career Day - Spring 2018 - Volunteers share their work with students.  Open up a middle-schooler to the world of work
7th Grade Spring Field Trip Chaperone - 6/12/18 - No more bowling (AMF on Powell is closing). This year's activity TBD.
7th Grade “Pay if Forward” Reception - 6/11/18 - The 7th Grade parents "pay it" forward by organizing the reception at Cleveland High School for the 8th graders and their families. 

Get more details and sign up at the SignUp.com link   Scroll down to view different activities:

NEW parents interested in volunteering must complete a background check and the volunteer code of conduct by clicking on the PPS link below. Returning parents need not apply if the form has been completed within the last three years.


You can also find links to sign up throughout the year at the Hosford Parents Facebook page:  http://www.facebook.com/HosfordParents.

Volunteer in the Classroom:

Fill out a volunteer form and background check online with Portland Public Schools to volunteer in the classroom or go on class field trips. 

Classroom Volunteers

Individual classroom needs vary and are managed by the teachers.  Please contact your student’s teacher to inquire directly about volunteering in the classroom.  Link here for a list of teacher contacts: http://www.pps.net/Domain/2321.

Contact us at ptsahosford@gmail.com if you have any questions about getting involved at Hosford.

With all of us pitching in, we can do great things for our students!