of Stanwich parent are
At the class cocktail party,
might be found:
Artfully rearranging the food display (even though
itâ€™s not your house)
Rallying the husbands into a sing-a-long of the
Calculating the guest-per-glass of wine ratio and
divide it by the noise level
Alphabetizing the name tags on the entrance table
On the day of your child’s
Whip up some last-minute headdresses
for the dancing carrots
Create an audience cheer (“Give me a
C!”) to rally the grandparents
Scan the crowd and calculate the profit
we’d generate if tickets were sold at various price levels
Are sitting in the front row: You broke
into the building at midnight and put “Reserved” signs on the best seats
You’re in a long checkout line at
the Stanwich Book Fair,
Open up one of the journals you bought and do a
quick sketch of Mr. Geise in his Harry Potter costume.
Organize a game of “I Spy” among those in the
queue which results in increased book sales (“I Spy the next 3rd grade bestseller!”)
Determine the sum of your gigantic purchase,
including tax, and a library donation, and do a quick bank wire transfer into Stanwich’s account (with one hand) while guiding your screaming toddler to the car.
Head straight for the Cougar Cafe’ and volunteer
for a shift. Cupcakes make everything better!
At a home Stanwich basketball game,
Mentally design new uniforms that are much more
Start “The Wave” and get the referee to join in
Mentally calculate the scoring averages of the
players, while knitting
Pre-plan “Snack Mom” for baseball season and
send the list to the team from your phone
Sound like Answer Mostly
and could make amazing contributions to Stanwich in so many ways. Learning to Look is a parent-led art program which comes to life from parents with a creative eye. We also need big ideas for Arts & Enrichment where we plan our kids’ weekly assemblies. Creativity can be channeled in ways big and small and is so valued by our Parent Association Board. We hope you want to contribute.
make things happen and make them fun. You know how to
Please have a party so we can
come! You are full of ideas and can turn them into action. Stanwich could use that kind of brain to help with things like the Book Fair, Spirit Day, Benefit, other special events, and ideas for new ones. We hope you’ll find out more about the Parent Association Board and add some of your magic.
Sound like Answer Mostly
numbersminded You are
and we wish
we could call you when our kids’ math homework gets tricky even for us. You “get it” and your kind of mind could make awesome contributions to our school through the Parent Association Board. There are so many ways, big and small, at school or from home or work, that your talent could enhance our beloved school. Find out more!
You have one of those label-makers and actually know how to use it. We’re jealous. And we need you! Your
organizational skills could be such a benefit
to so many of the events and occasions that Stanwich holds dear. You can make a contribution either big or small and our Parent Association Board would be better for it. Help make a difference at Stanwich.
Now that you know what type of Stanwich parent
YOU are, click to
tell us what
would enjoy !
Published on Mar 12, 2014