Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us!  We love having our parents and friends spend time with us to enrich the lives of our students! A copy of the volunteer pledge is located here. We are always in need of Recess Duty help, but if you would like to learn of other volunteer opportunities, please email the CCA.

Volunteer with Us!

 In order to be qualified to volunteer with us there are two steps which must be taken. 

1)  Fingerprinting/Background Check 

  • Register on this site: https://marylandfingerprinting.com/
  • Scroll down to State of Maryland box 
  • Select “Childcare Licensing & Dept. of Education”
  • Enter your information including the CJIS Authorization Number: 1900003022 
  • You DO NOT need to fill in the childcare admin number.

2)  VIRTUS Online Training

Please follow these instructions to create a first time registration, complete the training modules, download the certificate of completion, and email it to us at [email protected]. If you are going directly to virtus.org as a first time registrant, you should find the correct site by selecting from the drop down:


Once we have these files on record, coordinate with the administration at the school for days/times/activities.  Thank you again for your generosity!

Volunteer Opportunities

Become a Room Parent:

2 per class needed - Estimated volunteer time is 2-4 hours a month as needed

  • Meet with tutor at beginning of the school year
  • Assist with any class parties- field trips (gather parent volunteers)
  • Assist with Teacher Appreciation Week Coordinate Christmas and End of the Year tutor gifts
  • Report to Room Parent Coordinator


Volunteer for an Event from the CCA Calendar:

Check DMA CCA Calendar for upcoming events

For more information: [email protected]

Become a Member of the dad squad:

For more information: [email protected]

Volunteer with the Family 2 Family Program

Days and times will vary

  • Oversee meal arrangements for families with new babies, family loss, illness in family etc.
  • For more information: [email protected]