English 100: Reading and Composition

The following organizations have been approved for service learning for English 100 - Wood.

Alta Vista Teen Parent Program

Website: http://avhs-vistausd-ca.schoolloop.com/tpp
Contact Person: Leslie Cole (leslie.cole@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 941-4993 ext. 8271
Address: 1575 Bonair Road Vista, CA 92084
Volunteer Needs: Alta Vista is a continuation High School where some of the students are teen parents. Volunteers are needed to help with tutoring in the following disciplines: math, geometry, algebra, English, and history. Help is needed on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 12:30-2:00 PM. TB test clearance required.

AVID Program - Roosevelt Middle School

Website: None Listed
Contact Person: Monique Seabrook (moniqueseabrook@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 726-8003
Address: 850 Sagewood Drive Oceanside, CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: TB test is required. Volunteers must also complete a VUSD School Volunteer Application. Volunteers are needed Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00am - 3:00pm. College students will work in small groups of 4-5 7th and 8th grade students. They will facilitate Math, Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts tutorial groups.

Before and After School Enrichment (BASEPrograms)

Website: http://baseprograms.com
Contact Person: Corie Slali (cslali@baseprograms.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 859-6005
Address: PO Box 2657 Oceanside, CA 92051
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers needed Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 6:00pm (Wed. 12:30 - 6:00). No specific requirements for volunteers. No fingerprints or background checks required.

Boys & Girls Club of Carlsbad
Website: http://www.bgccarlsbad.org
Contact Person: Brooke Price (bprice@bgccarlsbad.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 585-9078
Address: NOT MAILING ADDRESS: 3115 Roosevelt St. Carlsbad, CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers assist with supervising children ages 6-12 and leading activities such as sports, games, arts and crafts, computer lab, homework assistance and club clean-up. Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday 2:00-6:00, and Thursday 1:00-6:00. All 18 and older volunteers must complete an application and agree to a background check (paid by the B&GC and may take up to 2 weeks to process.)

Boys & Girls Club of Encinitas
Website: http://www.positiveplacesd.org
Contact Person: Chris Ann Rosillo (griset@positiveplacesd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 753-6351
Address: 1221 Encinitas Blvd. Encinitas, CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Your time and talents can make a big difference! Volunteers are needed to serve as mentors, tutors, art & computer teachers, and more. Tell us your interests and we'll match you with a Boys and Girls Club from Carmel Valley to Encinitas. All volunteers get the training and support they need to be a successful part of our club and the lives of our members. Coaching sports is also needed. Monday-Thursday 2:30-6:00pm and Friday 1:15-6:00. For the safety of our club members, everyone is required to have a background check before being approved to volunteer.

Boys & Girls Club of Oceanside
Website: http://www.bgcoceanside.org
Contact Person: Jodi Diamond (jdiamond@bgcoceanside.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 433-8920 x10
Address: 401 Country Club Lane Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers who have a passion and desire to work with and inspire youth are needed. Work with K-8th grade, assists with homework, tutoring, mentoring. Must have the ability to implement programs/activities in a variety of areas: science, music, environmental, education, sports, fitness and recreation and arts. Middle School: Mon.. 1:30-6:00, Tues.-Fri. 2:15-6:00, Elementary School: 3:00-6:00 Monday-Friday. We do require fingerprinting through Live Scan and will cover the cost to do so. Participants can pick up volunteer applications and Live Scan information at our main site, 401 Country Club Lane. All participants must interview with the BGC of Oceanside prior to being fingerprinted.

Boys and Girls Club of Vista
Website: http://www.bgcvista.org
Contact Person: Raul Castillo (raul@bgcvista.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 724-6606 x24
Address: 410 W. California Avenue Vista, CA 92083
Volunteer Needs: Provide guidance and leadership to youth members (ages 6-18). Assist with daily tutoring, homework, recreation activities, pre-planned activities, classes, workshops, art projects, music. Help is also needed with general clerical tasks. Monday- Friday 2:00-6:00 pm, and 6:30-8:30 am at Vista Magnet School. Flexible hours and additional school sites are available. Background check, fingerprinting required. Experience with youth strongly preferred, Bilingual a plus.

Carlsbad City Library

Website: http://www.carlsbadca.gov
Contact Person: Tamara Enete (tamara.enete@carlsbadca.gov)
Contact Phone: (760) 602-2042
Address: 1250 Carlsbad Village Dr. Carlsbad, CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: The Carlsbad City Library offers numerous ways to give back to the community. Whether helping students with homework or delivering books to those who can’t get to the library, volunteers play an integral role in making Carlsbad City Library a fabulous place to learn, read and connect with others. Volunteers must be at least 15 years of age, submit an application and attend an orientation. Some volunteer positions require a background check. Please contact the volunteer coordinator for more information.

Carlsbad High School, ELD Program

Website: http://carlsbadhs.schoolloop.com
Contact Person: Elisa Ayala (eayala@carlsbadusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 331-5165 or (760) 331-5100
Address: 3557 Lancer Way Carlsbad, CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: English Language Development Program provides supporting instruction for English Language learners in their classroom setting--through their various subjects (math, science, social studies, etc.). This assistance helps students who speak limited English to understand the teacher's instruction and complete assignments. This may also include pulling students out in a small group to further explain instruction. Carlsbad High is on an alternating block schedule, they meet every other day in alternating pattern. Volunteers may work in two different classrooms, alternating weekly dependent upon their availability. Hours are Monday-Friday 7:30-2:30. Volunteers must complete an application, provide ID, TB test clearance, bilingual English/Spanish preferred, and commit to 2 hours per week.

Del Mar Heights Elementary School
Website: http://www.dmusd.org/
Contact Person: Tracy Polivka (tpolivka@dmusd.org)
Contact Phone: (858) 755-9367 x3323
Address: 13555 Boquita Dr Del Mar, CA 92014
Volunteer Needs: Tutoring, classroom assistance, physical education activities, help with school garden and many more activities. Minimum of one hour per week. *TB test required Contact Tracy Polivka by email for more information.

Everyone a Reader Literacy Program, SDCOE
Website: http://www.sdcoe.net/ITS/solutions/Pages/Everyone-a-Reader.aspx
Contact Person: Cindy Dunlevy (cidunlevy@sdcoe.net)
Contact Phone: (619) 718-3120
Address: 5304 Metro St. Suite C San Diego, CA 92110
Volunteer Needs: Reading tutors for first through third grade students with a commitment of one hour per week. Attend a two hour training session and at that time you will be placed in a school convenient to you. This program places reading tutors at schools throughout the county. Background check and TB clearance required. Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00-3:00.

Foussat Elementary School
Website: http://foussat.oside.us/
Contact Person: Linda Adelman (linda.adelman@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 721-2200
Address: 3800 Pala Road Oceanside, CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Foussat is a large school and there will be opportunities to volunteer in grades kindergarten through 5th grade. Volunteers can assist the classroom teacher in a variety of activities; this could include language arts, physical education, math, science or social studies.

Garrison Elementary School
Website: http://garrison.oside.us/
Contact Person: Martina Boeck (martina.boeck@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7600
Address: 333 Garrison St. Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Garrison Elementary is a school for the Visual and Performing Arts. Volunteers are needed to assist teachers with classroom activities for kids in preschool-5th grade.

Ivey Ranch Elementary School
Website: http://www.ivey.oside.us/
Contact Person: Stephanie Locascio (stephanie.locascio@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 967-9720
Address: 4275 Via Rancho Rd Oceanside, CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers will work assisting classroom teacher with individuals or a small groups of students in a classroom setting. Help students succeed in reading or math activities. Easy, enjoyable, meaningful work, great experience for aspiring teachers. TB test is required.

Joe and Mary Mottino YMCA

Website: http://www.mottino.ymca.org/
Contact Person: Christy Lundy (clundy@ymca.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 758-0808
Address: 4701 Mesa Drive Oceanside, CA 92056
Volunteer Needs: We are looking for volunteers for all departments here at the Mottino YMCA. Please apply online through our branch website and you will be contacted by our Volunteer Coordinator. You will also need to complete two online modules regarding child abuse and background screening. We are also seeking one time volunteers for special events such as the annual Gala, Healthy Kids Day, Bike the Coast and more.

La Costa Heights Elementary School
Website: http://www.eusd.k12.ca.us
Contact Person: Lillian Volkening (lil.volkening@eusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 944-4375
Address: 3035 Levante St Carlsbad, CA 92009
Volunteer Needs: Projects include: kinder play time at recess, small group reading activities, 6th grade leadership team. Call to schedule, sign in and wear visitors badge.

Lake Elementary
Website: None Listed
Contact Person: Alison Owen (alisonowen@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 945-5300 x 4898
Address: 4950 Lake Blvd. Oceanside, CA 92056
Volunteer Needs: Tutors needed for after-school "Homework Club" for students in our ELD program. No preparation necessary. Grades 1-5. Reading, writing, spelling and math. Days: Wednesdays and Thursdays (1:45-3:00). May volunteer one or both days. Spanish not necessary. Session 1 Sept. 25- Oct.31. Session 2 Dec. 4-12 &Jan 8-30. Session 3 Feb. 10-March 20. Session 4 April 9-May 15. Must commit to an entire session for one or both days per week.

Madison Middle School
Website: http://www.madisonmustangs.com
Contact Person: April Diaz or Michelle Gray (aprildiaz@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 940-0176
Address: 4930 Lake Blvd. Oceanside, CA 92056
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers with before school program and after school program. Monday-Thursday. Reading volunteers are needed for strategic reading classes. Volunteers can help between 9;00am - 3:30pm. For the reading program contact April Diaz.

Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA
Website: http://ecke.ymca.org
Contact Person: Catriona Macdonald (cmacdonald@ymca.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 942-9622

Address: 200 Saxony Rd Encinitas, CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Assist with various youth programs and services. Monday-Wednesday 1:00-5:00, Thursday and Friday 12:00-5:00 and Saturday 8:00-3:00. * A volunteer application, background check (no cost) and child abuse training (online) is required. Some positions require a minimum of 10 hours and some require a minimum of 20 hours.

Mission Elementary School
Website: http://mission.oside.us/
Contact Person: Andy Domingo (adomingo@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 966-8700
Address: 2100 Mission Avenue Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Classroom assistance. *TB test required.

North Terrace Elementary School
Website: http://www.nt.oside.us/
Contact Person: Denise Fennel (denise.fennel@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7505
Address: 141 Santa Rosa Dr. Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Tutoring, after school program, and assisting with preschool, working w/small groups k-5 math, reading. *TB test & 3-4 hrs/wk required.

Oak Crest Middle School
Website: http://oc.sduhsd.net/
Contact Person: Debra Cruse (debra.cruse@sduhsd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 753-6241 x3413
Address: 675 Balour Dr Encinitas, CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Classroom assistance is needed during the day Mon-Fri 7:35-2:15. Math tutors are also needed for after school tutoring. If interested, first contact classified personnel office at (760) 753-6491, students must pay for their own fingerprinting costs.

Oceanside Adventist Elementary School
Website: http://myoae.com/
Contact Person: Julia Payaban (julia_payaban@cox.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 722-6894
Address: 1943 California Street Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs:Students are needed to serve as classroom assistants and playground supervisors. Help is also needed with secretarial support. Monday- Friday 7:30-4:00. *TB test required. Students interested in assisting with PE class are encouraged to volunteer.

Oceanside Public Library

Website: http://www.oceansidepubliclibrary.org
Contact Person: Cheri Noel (cnoel@ci.oceanside.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 435-5564
Address: 330 N. Coast Highway Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Wide variety of opportunities including tutoring, children's services, processing and mending books, computer assistance, bookstores, book sales, and Board members. Background checks are required and paid for by the city. Interested students must first visit Cheri Noel in the Library Administration Dept. to begin the application process. Monday-Saturday: times vary. Prefer volunteers who are willing to make an ongoing commitment to the library (except students studying Library Services).

Olive Elementary School
Website: http://www.vusd.k12.ca.us/es/olive/Pages/default.aspx
Contact Person: Susie Rivas-Hagler (susierivas@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 724-7129
Address: 740 Olive Avenue Vista, CA 92083
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers in K-5 classes during school hours or during the after school tutorial program. Volunteers can also help with the garden club that meets after school on Fridays. TB test and volunteer application required. Students must also commit to one hour per week. For a schedule of time slots available, please contact the Service Learning Office.

Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary School
Website: http://www.eusd.net/SchoolSites/olivenhain-pioneer-elementary-school/Pages/default.aspx
Contact Person: Elaine Feuer-Barton (ebarton@eusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 943-2027 or (760) 943-2000
Address: 8000 Calle Acervo Carlsbad, CA 92009
Volunteer Needs: Need help with this tutorial program (Everyone a Reader) where tutors work with 4 elementary students on a one on one basis for about 90 minutes per week. The program lasts through early June with breaks for school holidays. *Volunteers must attend a 2-3 hr. training and provide references. Interest in education is desired, but anyone interested in helping kids are welcome. *M-Th. 8:25a-9:40a or M-Th. 9:55a-11:10a.

Palmquist Elementary School
Website: http://www.palmquist.oside.us/
Contact Person: Charlene West (charlene.west@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-8500
Address: 1999 California Street Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs:Students are needed to assist with the Best Foot Program, a literacy program. Interview kindergarten and first grade students & ask them questions about what they have read. *1 hr./wk. required. Mon.. Tues. Thurs. & Fri. 8:55-3:35 and Wed. 8:55-12:35.

Paul Ecke Elementary School
Website: http://www.eusd.net/SchoolSites/paul-ecke-elementary-school/Pages/default.aspx
Contact Person: Joan Whitley (joan.whitley@eusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 944-4323
Address: 185 Union Street Encinitas, CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Work side by side with teachers to make classroom observations, work with small groups of students, and do one to one tutoring. The best way to contact Joan Whitley is via email.

Poinsettia Elementary School
Contact Person: Silvia Clary (sclary@carlsbadusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 331-6500
Address: 2445 Mica Rd. Carlsbad, CA 92009
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers in K-5th grade classrooms, duties include making copies, helping students, grading, helping with art, music, science, and other small group instruction. Students can also help create/implement educational games, activities, etc. Bilingual students can provide translation help in the classroom. Hours are Mon., Tues., Wed., & Fri. from 8:15-2:30 and Thursdays from 8:15-1:15. Must complete a volunteer application (available in the Poinsettia office) and obtain a TB test.

Project REACH
Website: http://www.vistacommunityclinic.org/Reach
Contact Person: Jimmy Figuerroa (jfigueroa@vistacommunityclinic.org)
Contact Phone: 760-631-5000 ext. 7137
Address: 4700 North River Road Oceanside, CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: Project REACH is a free afterschool youth development program for youth. Project REACH serves youth 6th-12th grade.The program has three sites 1) Project REACH Libby Lake 4700 North River Road Oceanside CA 92057 2) Balderama REACH 709 San Diego St. Oceanside, CA 92058 3) RBV REACH located on the Rancho Buena Vista High School campus. We focus on prevention, drug abuse, and teen pregnancy. We are in need of college volunteers to assist with tutoring, prevention curriculum, after school activities, and serve as a mentor to the youth. Students must attend mandatory orientation/training, commit to 50 hours (2 hrs/week), background check (livescan), TB and drug test. Costs will be covered by the Vista Community Clinic.

San Diego County Library - Vista Branch
Website: http://sdcl.org

Contact Person: Cecilia Rincon (ceci.rincon@sdcounty.ca.gov)
Contact Phone: 760-643-5100
Address: 700 Eucalyptus Ave Vista, CA 92084
Volunteer Needs: No requirements required if volunteering under 15 hours. Students are able to volunteer: Mon-Thurs: 9:30am - 8:00pm Fri-Sat: 9:30am - 5:00pm Sun: 1:00pm - 5:00pm.

Santa Margarita Elementary School
Website: https://smarg-ousd-ca.schoolloop.com/
Contact Person: Donna Wilkins (dwilkins@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 430-7110
Address: 1 Carnes Road Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Listening to students read, tutoring in reading, writing, and math. Hours-M,T,Th,F 8:15am-2:55pm & W 8:15am-1:05pm. *TB Test required.

South Oceanside Elementary School
Website :http://southo.oside.us/
Contact Person: Heather Hurley (heather.hurley@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 435-2100
Address: 1806 S. Horne Street Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs :Assist teachers with individual students or small groups of students, grades kindergarten and first grade. *TB test required, appropriate attire, and a minimum of 1-2 hours per week for the semester. Hours are Mon-Tues and Thurs.-Fri. 8:15-2:30(kdg.), 8:15-2:55 (1st grade) and Wed. 9:00-1:00.

St. Mary, Star of the Sea Preschool and Elementary

Contact Person: Debbie Shapiro (debdirect2@hotmail.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 722-7475
Address: 515 Wisconsin Avenue Oceanside, CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: In the preschool setting volunteers will assist teachers in preparing classroom environments, implementing curriculum plans, and working with children constructively while they play. In the kindergarten setting, volunteers will work one-on-one with students who are in need of special attention during class time, with an emphasis in fine motor skills and early pre-math and reading. In physical education, volunteers can assist PE coaches in setting up and implementing curriculum for K-8th grade students. Volunteers are also needed to help in our school garden and Computer tech lab. Hours vary by day and grade setting. All volunteers must present proof of current TB (not older than 4 years) and must obtain a background and fingerprinting check, processed through "Choice Point" and paid by St. Mary Star of Sea.

Valley Middle School, ELD Program

Website: http://www.vms.schoolloop.com
Contact Person: Elisa Ayala (eayala@carlsbadusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 331-5165 or (760) 331-5300
Address: 1645 Magnolia Ave Carlsbad, CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: English Language Development Program provides supporting instruction for English Language learners in their classroom setting--through their various subjects (math, science, social studies, etc.). This assistance helps students who speak limited English to understand the teacher's instruction and complete assignments. This may also include pulling students out in a small group to further explain instruction. Hours are Monday-Friday 7:30-2:30. Volunteers must complete an application, provide ID, TB test clearance, bilingual English/Spanish preferred, and commit to 2 hours per week.