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Looking to volunteer at Movement School? We’d love to have you. Please read through the available volunteer opportunities and indicate your interest by filling out the form below. Once you submit the form, someone from our team will be in touch. Thank you!

Reading Buddy

  • Please be prepared to commit to 30 minutes per week
  • Students will pick a 30-minute time slot between 8:30-10:30 a.m. or 12:30-2:30 p.m.
  • Will make student matches¬†based on time availability
  • Volunteers will meet at student’s classroom and will pair off within the room
  • Teachers will have prepared materials for the volunteer when he/she arrives
  • Volunteer must attend training with Read Charlotte.

Lunch Buddy

  • Please be prepared to commit to at least two visits each month
  • Orientation will be held twice a month during lunch times for interested volunteers
  • Students are dismissed to lunch according to their grades: Kindergarten: 11:15-11:45 a.m., First Grade: 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Second Grade: 11:50 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Library Support

  • Need volunteers to assist with checking books in and out
  • Library times will dismiss by class: 7:45-8:30 a.m., 9:15-10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
  • Daily time slots are available

Quarterly Saturday Morning Volunteers

  • Each quarter, Movement School will gather a handful of volunteers to help with a variety of tasks including, but not limited to, classroom organization, furniture assembly, special event preparation and basic secretarial/housekeeping needs. This opportunity will happen one Saturday each quarter from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Special Events

  • From time to time, we may need volunteers for special events (e.g., Open House, Curriculum Night, Fall Festival, etc.). These¬†days and times will vary, but we’ll let you know the time commitment in our initial outreach.



  • Please feel free to choose more than one volunteer option, based on your availability.
  • When volunteering, you'll need to wear a complimentary Movement School t-shirt, so please let us know your preferred size (men's regular fit with chest size in inches).

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