Fall Open House

All parents and students are invited to the welcome back dinner each September before City’s all school open house. We will need help with set-up and clean-up for the event. Food is provided by the PTSA.


City holds conferences three times per year. We ask parents to bring dinner for the teachers, We need a parent to coordinate the dinner schedules and many parents to help make food.

Pie Sale

The October pie sale is our second biggest fundraiser of the year. We need A LOT of help to make it happen. (advertising, organizing, day of event help)

Recycled Art Market

This November event is loved by all in the Grand Rapids community. It features juried artists selling pieces made from recycled materials. We need parents to help organize as well as staff the event..students can also earn CAS hours on the Friday before as well as Saturday during the event.

City Lights Auction

The auction committee plans and organizes our largest fundraising event. Varying options to help include soliciting silent auction donations, finding corporate sponsorships, planning the event, organizing the items as they come in, and helping the night of the event.

Odyssey of the Mind

Our school is building an amazing Odyssey of the Mind program. We need parents willing to help coach and coordinate our teams.

Exam Snacks

Several times a year we provide snacks for our students as they complete their exams. We need a parent, or group of parents to organize and distribute healthy snacks to our kids on these days.

Teachers’ Lounge

We need a parent, or several parents to help keep the teachers’ lounge stocked with coffee, tea, and other drinks and to keep the sink & refrigerator areas clean and tidy.

Musical Theater Committee

This committee is responsible for fundraising, planning and implementing plays and musicals at City

CBOP (Choir, Band, and Orchestra Parents)

This group helps the music department – both inside and outside the classroom – with fundraising and other tasks. If you are interested in helping, please Indicate the group you would like to work with below (band, choir, or orchestra) and we will contact you.

City Gear Sales

We need someone who is willing to sell City gear to parents and students at City events throughout the year.