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Volunteering at Jackson

There are a lot of volunteer opportunities available for parents and guardians at Jackson!  Whether you are interested in joining a committee or signing up for a quick event, we have a variety of opportunities available.  To sign up for a committee, contact Melissa Altknecht at

All volunteers working on the school grounds on a regular, ongoing basis need to have their fingerprints and tuberculosis test results on file at the Morgan Hill Unified School District office.   For more information about getting fingerprinted, click here.

See below to volunteer with any of our upcoming events and activities

Kindergarten Boo Hoo Breakfast

The title may be a little tongue in cheek :), since we all know what a huge step it is when a little one starts school.  However, this is an excellent opportunity for us to welcome Kindergarten families, as well as for them to meet each other and to learn about our community.

Please click on the link below if you are interested in volunteering or donating to this event:

Ice Cream Social & 5th Grade Science Camp Fundraiser

We are looking for volunteers to help with Set Up, Serving, and   Clean Up at our annual Ice Cream Social on Thursday, August 24.  Set up will begin at 5:30pm.

The 5th Grade Team is also looking for donations of bottled water and ice from 5th Grade Families (or any other family who would like to donate.)  They are also looking for 5th Grade Parents to work the water sales booth.  Lastly, if you have an ice chest or two you are willing to loan, they would appreciate that as well.

Please click on the link below if you are interested in volunteering or donating to this event:

JAMM 6th Annual Fall Music Festival & BBQ

We are looking for volunteers to help set up and serve at the BBQ as well as donations for the BBQ itself.  Donations of items will be based on your student’s grade level.

Kinder, 1st, & 2nd Grades:  Hot dogs & hot dog buns

3rd & 4th Grades:  Individual bags of chips

5th & 6th Grades:  Water bottles

7th & 8th Grades:  Cookies

We ask that all donations be dropped off by Wednesday, August 30th so we can get a final count and purchase and additional items in time for the fefstival.

Please clock on the link to sign up or volunteer to donate to this event:

After School Sports Program


Our after school sports program is looking for volunteer coaches and referees for ALL of our sports.  Please click on the link to sign up if you are interested in getting more information.  Signing up does not automatically bind you into

volunteering for this nor does it mean you will necessarily be a coach/referee.