The more families are involved, the more kids succeed.


You don’t need teaching or professional experience to volunteer. The most important qualification is a genuine interest in helping our students and teachers maximize their potential.

In order to volunteer, you must complete a background check and the clearance process.

Learn about the clearance process and apply online

Franklin PTA

We strive to make our school a better place for the students, staff and parents. We’ve helped raise money for office equipment, supplemental supplies, art supplies and more. We also volunteer to help our teachers and school.

 Franklin Elementary PTA website

Franklin Elementary PTA Facebook

Lunch Buddies

Franklin needs lunch buddies! Our program connects community members with students for lunch once per week during the school year. Make a difference in a student’s life by being a positive role model and giving the gift of your time.

Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools Lunch Buddy program

Quan Ren

The primary purpose of Mandarin Immersion Parents/Quan Ren (MIP/Quan Ren) is to provide support and advice to the parents of children in the Mandarin Immersion Program in Vancouver Public Schools.

 Quan Ren Facebook