Home & School Association

Image: Lower Gwynedd Leopard MascotWelcome to the Home and School Association at Lower Gwynedd Elementary!

The LGE Home & School Association (H&SA) is comprised of many volunteers who serve as Board Members, Committee/Event Chairs, Committee Members, and all interested members of the LG community. The H&SA has planned wonderful events and activities for the 2016-2017 school year. There are many ways for families to be involved!

Click here for a copy of the 2016 Welcome Letter.

2016-2017 H&SA Meeting Dates

All meetings will be held at 7 p.m. in the LGE Library

2016-2017 Events and Activities

Click here for the HSA's SAVE THE DATE 2016-2017 calendar of meeting dates and activities/events.

Science Explorers After School Science Club
  • This club meets on Thursdays after school from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Lower Gwynedd Elementary.
  • Click here for more details and to register online. Registration is first come, first serve.

How to Become a Volunteer

There are many opportunities for family members to become involved in their child’s education through the H&SA. If you would like to volunteer, be sure to refer to the requirements below.

To ensure the safety and welfare of students and personnel in the district and to comply with state and federal laws, Wissahickon School District implemented new school volunteer policies, WSD Board Policy #902 and Policy #806, and Guidelines Policy #806.1 related to the Child Protective Services Law and the PA School Code.

District Volunteer Policy - Who needs full clearances? Q & A

  1. Complete an annual WSD Volunteer Disclosure Statement (for all returning and new volunteers)
  2. If you are a new volunteer, obtain and submit the following clearances:
  3. Submit WSD Volunteer Disclosure Statement and clearances to the school your child attends.
  4. Once your paperwork has been processed, you will receive a link via your email to complete an online Child Abuse Recognition Training session. (For new volunteers)
For step by step instructions on completing the requirements

to volunteer, please refer to the Requirements for Volunteering at WSD.

Volunteer Opportunities at LGE

  • Click here to sign up to volunteer for Morning Miles
  • Click here to sign up for May and June Recess/Lunch (All volunteers MUST submit the volunteer disclosure statement each year
  • Click here for Guidelines for Recess/Lunch Volunteer
  • Click here for a list of Committee & Event Descriptions

H&SA Forms

H&SA Communication

LGE Student Directory

Executive Board 2016-2017

Joanna Bellinzoni, President
Tricia Carter, Vice President
Sandy Honeycutt, Volunteer Coordinator
Glynnis Siskind, Secretary
Chastity Bruno, Email Coordinator
Maeve Doyle, Treasurer

Be a part of the LGE Home and School team! Contact a member of the board directly for questions, comments, ideas or concerns. For general inquiries, click here to email us.

Attention Wissahickon Teachers and Staff: Apply for a Learning Grant

Driven by a common mission to support ongoing educational opportunities for Wissahickon students, WEOF and our Home and School Associations use a new Common Grant Application to streamline the grant application and approval process. Grants may be submitted by Wissahickon administrators, teachers, counselors, coaches and class/activity sponsors.

CLICK HERE for the Learning Grant Guidelines
CLICK HERE for the Common Grant Application

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