For parents of students involved with sports teams, there are booster clubs for football, cross country, aquatics, track and field, basketball, volleyball, and baseball—to name a few. Parents can help with a snack bar, distribute uniforms, plan the end of year banquet, or oversee a car wash.
This program allows state workers to have funds deducted monthly from paychecks to benefit local schools and charities. Funds from this program benefit CKM’s PTSA and the programs it supports. Check with the state agency where you are employed to learn more. Many employers match funds workers donate to schools or will donate funds to a school based on the number of hours you volunteer. Several also have foundations that support their workers’ favorite charities. Inquire with your employer.
eScrip is an electronic scrip program featuring national and regional retailers that rebate a percentage of your purchases (both in-store and online shopping) back to CKM. Register your store, credit, and debit cards; then choose the CKM activities you wish to benefit from your purchases, including:
McClatchy High School PTSA
McClatchy High School
McClatchy Music Boosters
McClatchy Track and Field Boosters
Target’s Take Charge of Education
The Take Charge of Education program rebates a percentage of your purchases to CKM whenever you use your Target Guest or Visa Card. Proceeds go directly to the school to be used by CKM’s leadership team to fund school-wide projects and programs.
The Land Park Home Tour uses proceeds from its annual event to support the visual and performing arts at CKM and other schools in Land Park. Support the tour and help CKM’s art programs thrive. CKM families living in Land Park may volunteer their home for the tour. Parents and students may sign up to be a docent in one of the featured houses. Look for flyers and lawn signs posted throughout the neighborhood and in area businesses for more details and contact information.
The PTSA runs a membership campaign where CKM families, staff, teachers, and students join to support school-wide projects and programs. Information is sent home via students and through the PTSA’s e-mail list.
Raley’s Something Extra program allows CKM to earn a percentage of your purchase total every time you shop at Raley’s or Bel Air. To obtain an account, ask at Raley’s/Bel Air for a Something Extra card. When registering your card, choose the CKM activities you wish to benefit from your purchases. You may split your percentage among multiple activities, including:
Many of you may remember the ROAR (Respect, On task, Active, Responsible) program, launched the beginning of the school year, which rewards CKM students for positive behavior. Students who exhibit ROAR qualities are given a ROAR card by adults on campus. Every Friday a drawing for the ROAR reward is held. The program has been very successful and the school is seeking donations for prizes for the winning students, so that the program can continue through the end of the year and into the following year. Samples of previous donations include: