Committees & Activities

FOSB is 100% volunteer powered. Whether you volunteer at one event or take on a lead role for the whole school year, FOSB committees are a great way to get involved.

After-School Programs Committee: Offers a variety of before- and after-school programs for students during the school year.

After-School Theater Committee: Creates, produces and supports the after-school theater program at Salmon Bay, including an assortment of plays, classes, and other opportunities. Lots of options to fit age, experience, endurance, and commitment level.

Auction Committee: Plans, organizes, and executes FOSB’s annual spring auction, our school’s biggest fundraiser and celebration of the year.
Contact: Auction Chair, Shelby Benny Reynolds

Bike/Walk to School Committee: Works to increase the number of families walking and biking to school and plans Bike to School Month activities each May.
Contact: Heather Darval

Direct Giving Committee: Organizes, plans, and executes FOSB’s annual direct giving campaign, which is one of our biggest fundraisers.

EDI (Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion) Committee: Aims to promote and foster an environment that is respectful and affirming of all students, families and staff, and reflects our commitment to issues of racial and social justice, acceptance, and tolerance.

Finance Committee: Oversees the operating budget for FOSB and makes budget recommendations.
Contact: Jen Snorsky-Phiefer (elementary treasurer), Shelley Rousseau (middle school treasurer), Janelle Norman (at-large treasurer)

Funding Equity Committee: Temporary committee to explore ways of contributing to increased funding equity in the Seattle school district. [CURRENTLY ON HOLD FOR NOW]

Gardening Committee: Maintains and improves our school grounds through four to five family-friendly work parties on various Saturdays throughout the year.
Contact: Danielle Steele

Legislative Committee: Helps parents stay apprised of legislative issues in public education at the local, state, and national level.

PIE (Parent Information Exchange) Committee: Sponsors parent education events throughout the year, including guest speakers on topics of interest, parent socials, panel events, and more.
Contact: Michelle Pearson

Rock for FOSB Committee: Organizes an annual event for parents to hang out together and hear music played by teachers and parents.
Contact: Ian Whyte