Volunteer Coordination & Representatives

Our Volunteer Coordination & Representatives roles include Incoming Kindergarten Representative, Magnet Representative, and Parent Representative - Bilingual. If any of these sound appealing to you, please read on for the full descriptions of each role.

Incoming Kindergarten Representative

Organizes volunteers to plan and implement fun play dates at Poe Playground over the summer for incoming Kindergarteners.  Determine three dates and times during summer to host play dates, prepare a flyer with dates and times for play dates on it and provide to Poe front office staff at end of school year for incoming Kindergarten parents. Organizes volunteers to bring water, lite snacks for play date and a game or activity. Let grounds group know you are coming so HISD knows to mow. Have a sign in sheet, recruit volunteers, distribute Kindergarten handbook and PTO provided order information (school uniform, school supplies, etc.) (3 months from July to August, maximum of 2-5 hours per month)

Magnet Representative 

Coordinates volunteers and teachers for Magnet Awareness Week tours, typically held in January.  Work with Magnet Coordinator at school to determine schedule.  Help give prospective families a great first impression of Poe.  (8 months from September to April, 2-5 hours per month)

Parent Representative – Bilingual 

Makes sure PTO messaging extends and meets the needs of our Spanish speaking families.  This representative attends PTO meetings to provide simultaneous Spanish translation when necessary.  Communicate with the Spanish-speaking families and encourage the Spanish-speaking community to become more involved at Poe.

Room Parent






The Raven - $5,000+

The Olsen Family

The Poet - $2,500+


The Kottler Family

The Maag Family

The Fenner-Tsavachidou Family

The Shin Family

The Lewis Family

The Sparker Family

Marcos Cortez & Dana LeDoux-Cortez

Jihoon Lee's Family

The Scoggins Family

Bitty & Beau's Coffee Houston


Children's Hour Montessori

Anvil Cards


The Storyteller - $1,000+

The Butkus Family

The Hopson Family

The Stein Family

Daniel & Gwen Morales


The Tutos Family

Sherri Hughey

West U Smiles

Plascencia Catani Family



The Cornelius Family

The Sasaki Family

Erskine & Yuli Black

Vilar-Iniesta Family

Nevermore - $500+

Paul & Lauren Chapman

Adria Buckner's Family


The Buening Family

The Martin Family


Chamber Door - $250+

Chavarria Family

The Wade Family

The Vykoukal Family

Family of Divya McDonald

Ben & Melissa Flack

Angela and Mario Chairez

The Bells - $50 or More

DeVon Family



Aaron Chang & Geneva Li

Balkanyi Family

Blaine River Jordan

Moe Connect Management