Volunteer Opportunities

At CCS, we believe parent involvement is foundational to the strength of our school. We encourage all parents to volunteer and give of their time and talents. There are volunteer opportunities through our Parent Teacher Fellowship (PTF) and other various events in the life of our school. Please select an event from the calendar (on right) or select a category (below) to find out more about how you can volunteer! For more information about becoming involved in PTF, email ptf@carychristianschool.org.

Skills Survey

Our parents have a wide array of talents, skills, interests, and connections. The CCS Administration and Staff would like to know what abilities you have so that we can match parents with various tasks.  Please click on the link below to fill out the survey form. As needs arise, someone from the school may contact you. Thank you!

Skills Survey Form (2015-16)

Calendar of Events

August 4 Go Play Save Kick-off [i]
August 6 20th Anniversary Celebration [i]
August 16 Picture Day [i]
August 24 Fathers’ Fellowship [i]
September 9 Homecoming [i]
September 21 Mothers’ Fellowship [i]
October Box Tops Collection [i]
October 31 Golf Tournament [i]
November 12 Chili Cook Off [i]
November 22 Pie Distribution [i]
December 16 Staff Christmas Luncheon [i]
February 24 Benefit Auction Gala [i]
April 5 K-5 Teacher Appreciation Day [i]
April 21 Stop Hunger Now [i]
May New Parent Coffee
May 18 Graduation [i]
May 23 Field Day [i]

Events by Category

Phonics & Grammar School (K-5)

Teacher Appreciation Day (Apr. 5, 2017)

  • Honor our K-5 teachers with flowers, cards and refreshments.
  • Volunteer Opportunities: collect, cut, arrange fresh flowers
  • Contact Jessica Stewart (jstewart7602@gmail.com)

Field Day (May 23, 2017)

  • Day of field games and competition for K-5 graders
  • Volunteer Opportunities: set up field, organize event supplies, organize volunteers, clean up
  • Contact Dana Atti (danaatti@gmail.com)

Logic & Rhetoric School (6-12)

Graduation (May 18, 2017)

  • Graduation at CCS is an annual special time of celebration and expectation as senior students receive their just rewards for years of hard work. Graduation Day includes a Senior Assembly in the morning where students remember years of friendship, service, and athletic, artistic, and academic achievement. Students are exhorted by fellow seniors and faculty as they enter the next chapter of their callings. Commencement includes addresses from the class valedictorian, salutatorian, and a special commencement speaker.
  • Contact Ryan Baker (919) 303-2560 (ext. 210)

School-Wide Events

Go Play Save Fundraiser (Kick-off Aug. 2016)

  • PTF’s biggest fundraiser of the year!
  • Volunteer Opportunities: collect orders, sort and distribute books
  • Contact Kimberly Stonebraker (kimberlystonebraker@gmail.com)

Picture Day (Aug. 16, 2016)

  • Smile pretty! At picture day students chronicle their growth as they develop from year to year.
  • Contact the Main Office at (919) 303-2560 (ext. 216)

Father’s Fellowship (Aug. 24, 2016)

  • Morning speaker and breakfast for all CCS dads
  • Volunteer Opportunities: set up day before and morning of event, clean up.
  • Contact PTF (ptf@carychristianschool.org)

Mothers’ Fellowship (Sept. 21, 2016)

  • Coffee and light breakfast for all CCS moms
  • Volunteer Opportunities: set up day before and morning of the event, clean up.
  • Contact PTF (ptf@carychristianschool.org)

Homecoming (Sept. 9, 2016, 7PM)

  • It’s time to catch up and remember the glory days! Homecoming is held annually during the fall at a home Knights football game.
  • Food trucks and special alumni events are planned.
  • Volunteer Opportunities:  publicity, alumni relations, catering coordination, special event facilitation.
  • Contact Kim Elliott (kelliott@carychristianschool.org)

Box Top Collection (Oct. 2016)

  • School wide collection of Box Tops for Education
  • Volunteer Opportunities: cut, sort, count and organize Box Tops by class
  • Contact PTF (ptf@carychristianschool.org)

Golf Tournament (Oct. 31, 2016)

  • Each October we make every swing count for CCS! Our annual CCS Golf Classic attracts golfers from around the county who spend a beautiful day at the lovely Prestonwood Country Club enjoying fellowship and a round of golf to support the school.
  • Volunteer Opportunities: promotional materials creation, raffle prize collection, registration administration, hospitality for golfers.
  • Contact Kim Elliott (kelliott@carychristianschool.org). No knowledge of golf is required.

Pie Distribution for Staff (Nov. 22, 2016)

  • Honor our staff by providing and distributing homemade pies.
  • Volunteer Opportunities: bake, package, distribute pies
  • Contact Melissa Kime (melissakime@bellsouth.net)

Staff Christmas Luncheon (Dec. 16, 2016)

  • A Christmas luncheon honoring all staff at MacGregor Downs Country Club
  • Volunteer Opportunities: help decorate
  • Contact Melissa Kime (melissakime@bellsouth.net)

Stop Hunger Now (Apr. 21, 2017)

  • All students from K-12 work together to make 100,000 meals for impoverished people in our world!
  • Students raise money to buy, and then work to assemble nutritious meals.
  • Volunteer Opportunities: promotion, online administration of pledges, class scheduling
  • Contact Kim Elliott (kelliott@carychristianschool.org)

Community Building Events

20th Anniversary Celebration (Aug. 6, 2016)

  • Kick off the school year, meet new CCS families, and catch up with old friends. This casual and fun outdoor evening features carnival games, inflatables, and dining options from the most popular food trucks in the Triangle!
  • Volunteer Opportunities: event promotion, registration administration, inflatables and games coordination, catering. The planning committee kicks off in May. 
  • Contact Kim Elliott (kelliott@carychristianschool.org) to join the team.

Chili Cook Off (Nov. 12, 2016)