Family Outreach Council

Welcome to the Tobin Family Outreach Council (FOC). Parents, providers, and other community members come together at monthly FOC Meetings to support the school, students, teachers, and staff. Meetings are held monthly on a Thursday morning (or sometimes at night to accommodate more schedules; see below). Childcare and snacks provided. Please come to the next meeting and be a part of your child’s school! Bring your ideas and/or find out how wonderful family engagement at Tobin Montessori can be. In the meantime you can be a hero and check out these glamorous Volunteer Opportunities.

FOC Initiatives include:

  • PARENT SUPPORT: help with any questions or issues as needed
  • TEACHER & STAFF SUPPORT: help with anything needed
  • ROOM PARENTS: coordinate and support
  • CURRICULUM SUPPORT: eg; Author Visits, STEAM initiatives, Community Involvement...
  • SPECIAL EVENTS: eg; International Night, Staff Appreciation Lunch, Field Day, Movie Night...
  • VOLUNTEER NEEDS: eg; Bread & Flower delivery, Weekend Backpack & Compost Buddies...
  • FUNDRAISERS: eg; Small Hands Catalog, Box Tops, Tobin Gear...
  • TRANSITION SUPPORT: welcome new families during summer & during year, and support transitions between grade groupings...
  • FACILITY IMPROVEMENT: eg; painting, cleaning, gardening, beautification, etc.
  • CULTURAL PARADIGM SUPPORT: eg; Growth Mindset, Grace & Courtesy, Independence, Responsibility (eg; punctuality!)
  • COMMUNICATION: eg; minutes on website, Tobin Weekly write ups, FB reminders, etc.

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Additional Materials

Meeting Schedule
All meetings are held on Thursdays at 8AM in Room 129, unless noted.