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Barnes Elementary School - Shine After-School and Community Program

Visit the organization web site: http://impactnw.org/main-navigation/programs/youthfamily/community-schools/

What We Do

The Shine Community School Program provides engaging after-school programming, homework help, enrichment opportunities for youth and adults, activities and support for parents and community members. We're committed to offering enriching programming through after-school academic and enrichment classes. We strive to bolster academic achievement, expose students and parents to new opportunities and cultivate an environment of encouragement.

Opportunities for service with us

Do you want to make a difference in the lives of the children living in our community? 

If your answer is YES, then consider volunteering with the SHINE After-school and Community Program at Barnes Elementary School in Beaverton.

We are seeking volunteer teachers to teach a variety of academic and enrichment classes, including:

  • Homework Club
  • Soccer            
  • Board Games
  • Legos

COMMITMENT: We need volunteer teachers who are available from 2:30-5:30, Thursdays and/or Fridays.

DATES: The volunteer teacher application deadline is Tuesday, Sept 20 by 5:00pm.

LOCATION: 13730 SW Walker Rd., Beaverton, OR 97005 

CONTACT INFO: Kassidee Fisher (503) 407-3044, or email at kfisher@impactnw.org 

Here are some of the skills and qualities we look for in our teachers:

• To be positive role models in our students lives

• Communicate clearly and effectively with parents, teachers, staff, and students

• Be encouraging, patient and enthusiastic

• Enjoy working with students

• Sensitive and open to people from diverse lifestyles, socioeconomic levels, and cultures

• Ability to work as part of a team

• Reliable and punctual 

All of our volunteers complete an Interview and Background Check before they begin their volunteer service.

Preferred way to contact:
Brittany Ruffin
503 407-3044
13730 SW Walker Rd
Beaverton, OR 97005 Directions
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