Volunteering at Wilkes

See volunteer opportunities below! For general questions about volunteering, please contact wilkes.volunteers@bainbridgeptos.org.spa

Wilkes Book Fair (December 2-5) The annual Book Fair will be December 2-5 in the Wilkes Library. We need your help to make it a success! Come help students find books they cannot wait to read, connect with you student (s) when their class comes through the fair and more!  Sign up now and get ready for a fun and rewarding volunteer experience. Click here to volunteer.

Toy Guy Family Workshop (December 13)  Join the fun on this awesome family night sponsored by the PTO!  Help set up the tables & materials needed to build the toys or clean up at the end of this crowd pleasing event.  Setup shift: 6:00-6:30pm or Clean up shift: 7:30-8:00pm   Please e-mail wilkes.volunteers@bainbridgeptos.org if you can help.

Popcorn Fridays: Grab a spot in this coveted role – the kids love the popcorn volunteers at recess! Click here to volunteer.



Before volunteering in any capacity volunteers must first be cleared by the Bainbridge Island School District. This process can take up to two weeks, needs to be renewed  every two years! Please following the steps at the BISD volunteer page to be an active volunteer and join us in amazing volunteer opportunities with the students at Wilkes!

Just fill out the form below and make a difference in your child’s school.

We are very very thankful and proud of the enormous amount of volunteer hours that are generously contributed every year.  This is what makes Wilkes Elementary School such a comprehensive education experience!


Volunteer Form for the Classroom & PTO

  • Classroom Help

    There are several ways to volunteer to help teachers and students in the classroom. Please indicate below at least two types of opportunities that interest to you.