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Gallatin Gateway School Volunteers: Family Involvement as Support of Students/Family Involvement at School Events

How to volunteer at GGS:

Parents and Community members may volunteer at Gallatin Gateway School at any time.  Involvement in school activities may be through:

  • Partners In Education (PIE) Parent support group
  • Athletic Booster Club parent support group
  • Academics with students – small group learning
  • K-3 classroom holiday parties
  • Teacher assistance
  • Kitchen prep work
  • Athletics
  • Reading mentors
  • Math mentors
  • Gifted education mentors
  • Library maintenance
  • Field trips
  • Organization of field trips
  • Organization of fundraisers
  • Special event activity nights at school
  • Small group reading
  • Learning lab before and after school
  • School snack cart
  • Disinfection of classrooms to assist in keeping kids healthy
  • Hanging student work for display
  • Creating bulletin boards with student work
  • Playing with students at recess
  • Eating lunch with small groups of students
  • Ongoing maintenance in our building such as painting, sheet rock, hanging items, replacing broken equipment, assist in organizing the basement and maintaining basement inventories
  • Committees as assigned by the school board
  • Grant writing
  • Middle school elective class volunteer

and many others if you have an interest, please let us know. We will find a way for you to enjoy our school and be involved with our staff and students! Thank you for your interest in Gallatin Gateway School.  We look forward to working with you in the near future.


If you are interested in being involved with our school you may:

  1. Call the office and set up an appointment with the Superintendent- 406-763-4415 or contact us by email:
  2. Stop by the school or email to arrange a visit with a classroom teacher.
  3. Stop by the school or email to coordinate a time to meet with the Athletic Directors
  4. Stop by the school or email to coordinate a time to meet with the kitchen staff
  5. Stop by the school or email to receive information on the presidents of our parent support groups.

What do I do to become a volunteer?

The teachers or the Superintendent will walk you through the GGS Volunteer Handbook.  This handbook and a visit with one of our staff will assure you of the school philosophy, familiarize you with our building, and introduce you to our school schedule.  You will sign in and sign out each time you assist us in the building.

May I assist as a volunteer from home?

Yes, you can!  Let us know of your interests and we will find a way for you to apply your talents and assist us from your home.

May I attend student performances and observe student learning?

Yes, we have classroom and all school performances such as reader’s theater, presentations, and assemblies that you are always welcome to attend.   Please ask to join our parent email list to know when the events are held.