Our Volunteer


Northland Christian Education System desires to create an environment where volunteers serve the school in the unique ways that God designed them, bringing fulfillment to the worker, aid to the school, fellowship to the school community and glory to the Father in the process. To accomplish this goal, our school has organized a ministry called Volunteers in Partnership (VIP) to connect volunteers. The following teams are opportunities for involvement at NCS:


ACSI/Competitions Team

Assists in organizing various areas of competition such as: Spelling Bee, Science Fair, Art competitions, Math Olympics, Music competitions, Young Authors & Illustrators, Creative Writing, and Speech

Admissions Team

Assists in the enrollment/admissions process for incoming students including tours, open houses, interviews, student/parent orientations, the New Family Connection team (mentor families), and parent support/forms completion

Before School & Dismissal Support Team

Provides before school supervision and coordinates dismissal responsibilities

Classroom Support Team

Serves and assists teachers in the classroom

Creative Arts Team

Assists the Fine Arts department with activities related to music, arts, and speech/theater

Custodial Team

Assists in the cleaning and upkeep of the facility including trash removal, assisting the student cleaning teams, deep cleaning the school, carpet spot cleaning, sweep/mop/vacuum floors on an as needed basis, and cleaning the school prior to special events

Events Team

Provides support for volunteer teams and school events. Responsibilities will include food preparation, decorating, serving, greeting, and set up/clean up services

Library Team

Works with the Librarian to operate the school library including staffing, organizing, check-out/check-in of materials, book/media review, and assisting students

Lunch Service Team

Assists the school by designing and distributing the monthly lunch menu, coordinating lunch service to students, and assisting with other lunch duties as needed

Maintenance Team

Oversees the maintenance of the school property inside and out to create a positive first impression and a pleasant and functional environment for NCS including basic maintenance, landscaping and outdoor areas, building upkeep, and assisting in snow/ice removal as needed

Media Center Team (Library)

Library volunteers, work with students and teachers, catalog materials

New Family Connection Team

Makes regular contacts with families, prays for new families and provides ongoing support and encouragement throughout the year of transition to the school including involvement in new family activities, as well as providing a mentor for the new families

Office Support Team

Assists the main office and the Business and Development office with administrative tasks that includes data entry, ordering supplies, filing, accounting help, and any other duties that support the administrative staff

Parent Advisory Team

Serves as a voice for families and a resource and sounding board for teachers and staff to raise and research education-related matters and advise the principal on items such as the school's educational programs, practices, and policies

Parent Teacher Fellowship

Provides a non-athletic based ministry that promotes school-wide activities and is dedicated to bringing the entire school community together by hosting key events

Recess Support Team

Supports teachers during recess time

Staff Recognition Team

Provides oversight for the events that recognize and encourage the staff (i.e. Staff Appreciation Week) and other events such as: staff luncheons, occasional staff events, support during Parent/Teacher conferences, and appreciation gifts throughout the year

Technology Team

Provides support to the technology coordinator by providing input on technology issues, hardware, and future strategies

Watch D.O.G.S.

Provides an opportunity for Dads of Great Students to become involved at the school with their children and the NCS student body. Responsibilities may include: greeting students, patrolling the grounds, and assisting teachers with classroom activities.

Welcome Center Staff

Provides front desk coverage for the main entrance during school hours to welcome visitors, answer phones, check students/visitors in and out, track attendance/tardies, log volunteer hours, restock brochures and informational packets and provide administrative support

Apply to be a Northland Christian
volunteer today!