OUTREACH

READING PARTNERS

Our Reading Partner program partners parents and other community members with a students
that could benefit from a little more one on one reading time. Volunteers stay with the same student all year and meet once a week.

CHAIR: Leigh Hughes

YEARBOOK

​The more memories the better! Our Southside staff member Christen Ralich has volunteered to help out with our always fantastic yearbook this year. Please look for updates from her as he seeks photographs from special events throughout the year!

CHAIR: 

Christen Ralich

TEACHER APPRECIATION 

We love our teachers and staff at Southside! Our dedicated volunteers pick up and serve a monthly lunch for different staff/teacher groups and plan a very special week in the end of the year to spoil those that take such good care of our kiddos!

CHAIRS: 

Leigh Hughes, Shannon Wallin, 
Hilary Yunis

STEM NIGHT

Think cool and fun projects and all things tech ! Ice cream made with cold nitrogen, different plants under a microscope, and so much more!  Students and families will enjoy an interactive  evening of science and technology based stations!

CHAIRS: 

Lori Alba, Christine Tuero

DIGITAL TEAM 

Social media & our website are huge parts of how we do outreach for Southside PTO! Instagram and Facebook posts and managing content and posting is an important tool to help us inform parents and teachers about the comings and goings! 

CHAIRS: 

Sepi Ackerman, Lindsay Howell, Caprill Hembree

GO GOLD 

How do you Go Gold®? It’s easy – any way you want! Southside raises money for this Children's Cancer organization by calling on families to bring in their loose change- and WEAR GOLD of course! 

CHAIRS: 

Nikki Taylor, Tanya Ramos, Sara Ferguson, Sepi Ackerman
 

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Find us: 

1901 Webber St

Sarasota, FL 34239

Call us:

(941) 361-6420