Volunteer with the Discovery PTA! 

Looking to get involved with Discovery, meet other parents, and have a lot of fun!?! Join us! There are lots of ways to get involved and we need your help!

We have immediate openings for the opportunities listed below.
Email president@discoverypta.org
New opportunities are added periodically, so check back often.

VP of Fundraising 

The VP of Fundraising is a member of the PTA board. This position:

  • Oversees and assists volunteers leading PTA fundraisers (Parent Auction, Restaurant Nights, Spirit Wear/Merch, Book Fair, School Supplies, etc.)
  • Works with President and Treasurer to budget for fundraisers
  • Oversees spending budgets for all fundraising events
  • Oversees marketing of fundraisers including posting updates in newsletters and social media
  • Provides updates on fundraising activities at PTA meetings

The term is 1 year, renewable for an additional term.


Time Commitment: 4-5 hours per week



School Programs Chairperson

The School Programs Chairperson is a member of the PTA board. This position is one of the easiest because it is fully staffed with volunteers already! The School Programs Chairperson:

  • Oversees several programs that occur during and after school (and each has their own lead volunteer in place): Rising-K playdates, room parents, after-school enrichment, Yearbook, Reflections Contest, Lost & Found, Winter Coat Drive, Military Family Outreach, and Teacher Appreciation
  • Works with President and Treasurer on budgeting for school programs
  • Works with the Recording Secretary to market all school programs (i.e. website, newsletter, social media)
  • Provides updates on school programs activities at PTA meetings

The term is 1 year, renewable for an additional term.


Time Commitment: Approximately 2-4 hours per week

Have questions? Want to volunteer but not sure what you're committing to? Just ask!
Email president@discoverypta.org for specific or general questions. 

Upcoming Events

After School Enrichment


The Discovery Elementary School PTA partners with Baroody Camps to offer fun enrichment opportunities!


Winter 2022 Program Information

Class Dates: January 18 - April 1

Registration OPENS: Wednesday, December 15 @ 9 AM
Registration CLOSES: Sunday, January 9 @ 11:59 PM
Click here to view the list of classes and to register.



In Northern Virginia, Baroody Camps has been providing summer camps since 2003 and after-school enrichment classes since 2014.

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