LAHS Parent Volunteer Form

Use this form to sign up to Volunteer to benefit your student(s) at LAHS.  There are many fun and important opportunities.   Each parent/adult in the family is welcome to submit this form.
Any questions? Please contact  Lyn Swyryd-Smith at
Check all Volunteer Opportunities below that you may be interested in.  
The Chairperson will contact you within the appropriate timeframe for each task.
Feel free to email the chairperson with any questions.
Athletic Boosters
Support LAHS sports teams through projects and fundraising activities.
Co-Presidents: Valerie Cairns, and
                           Lori Sevcik,

Grad Night 2024
Volunteer to help with the graduation party for seniors                                    
Date: June 6, 2024               

Co-Chairs: Lisa Skaggs,
                   Tina Knauss,
                   Tracey Leong,

Graduation Reception
Set up and serve refreshments for seniors and guests following                
Date:  June 6, 2024

Co-Chairs: Amy Heath,
                   Marcsi Elovson,
Homecoming Reception Decorations
Responsible for the decorations for the brunch given for members          
of the Homecoming Court and their families
Date: Late October

Chair: Leslie Lee,
           Marcsi Elovson,
Instrumental Music Boosters  
Help fundraise and provide logistical support to the Instrumental Music           
Program and its performances.

Chair: Chris Hondl,
LUCHA (Latino Alliance)
Inform, support and educate Latino parents about the educational          
system and their role in the academic success of their children.            

Chair: TBD
We are still looking for a chairperson for LUCHA.  If you would be willing to help, indicate that in the comments for LUCHA.
MVLA High School Foundation
Telephone for pledges during the Fall phonathon. Spanish and                
Mandarin speakers needed.

Chair: Kristine Bardman,
Office Volunteers
Provide assistance to Students & Parents at the Counseling Office         
Volunteer Desk OR File Attendance Slips in the Attendance Office.

Chair: Asha Kumar,
Parent Education
Help co-ordinate programs, parenting and wellness speakers.                 
Co-Chairs: Nikki Selden,
                  Marcsi Elovson,
                  Jeannie Tsai,
                  Jim Malone,
Pizza Cart
Staff the lunchtime pizza cart.                                                                          

Chair: Sharon Tan,
Staff Appreciation
Coordinate staff appreciation for teachers and staff.  In the past          
appreciation was in the form of a breakfast in August and a dinner in

Chair: Ria Friedman,
Help find inspiring speakers for our students, or help with logistics       
during STEAM week
Date: October 2-4, 2023
Co-Chairs: Grace Tsang,
                   Daisy Capetz,
Student Directory
Help with setting up Online Student directory
Chair: Lillian Stadler,  

Sustainability Committee
Plan and implement green practices and activities for the school

Co-Chairs: Laura Larghi,
                  Jacquie Tanner,
Volunteer to help distribute textbooks at the beginning of the year and/or
reshelve at the end of the year.  Shifts are typically 2 hours in the
textbook room.                                                  

Chair: Christina Sabin,
Writers Week
Help plan the event, escort writers to classrooms,    
bring salad/baked goods for lunches.  
Date: TBD, likely early Spring, 2024                                                

Chair: Anjana