Volunteer for SEPTA

Any time or talent you can donate would be appreciated!  A little can go a long way towards helping our kids!





The role of the SEPTA school representative is to communication the role and initiatives of SEPTA to the school community. The SEPTA representative provides a resource for parents, teachers and administrators to communicate their concerns and ideas to SEPTA. It is the role of the SEPTA representative to foster dialogue and promote positive relationships among parents, teachers and administrators. In your role as a SEPTA representative, it is imperative that they opinions that you offer to parents accurately reflect those of SEPTA which may not necessary be your own.




Our Site Base reps meet 4 times per year with the Site Based Planning Committee and work with the school PTA Directors to address parents’ issues and concerns. The purpose of this committee is to improve the educational performance of all students, regardless of such factors as socioeconomic status, race, gender, language, background or disability.


Our Curriculum reps attend monthly meetings as well as periodic meetings with the Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum.


Other available volunteering opportunities:

Communications Committee

  1. Proof reader for newsletter and website
  2. Content Organizer – Help keep track of district calendar, meetings within Garden City, happenings of outside organizations, and any other content that you feel would benefit our members and feel that it should be included in our newsletter.


Education Committee

  1. To help research & secure speakers for our general membership meetings
  2. To help get information out to parents regarding all aspects of special education including in district programs, in town programs, out of district programs and keeping parents abreast of changing laws.


Community Affairs
(If you can’t commit to anything long term – consider this…)

  1. Helping out as a SEPTA rep at PTA run events such as sportswear sales, plant sales, and PTA dinner.
  2. Helping out as a SEPTA rep at district run events such as Back-to-School nights, Afternoon Tea, and Run for a Cure.



If any of the above positions interest you, please let us know. No experience is necessary, just a willingness to get involved! Contact Membership@gcsepta.org for more information.