All volunteers are required to complete a background check form (obtained from the SJS main office) and attend a VIRTUS (Protecting God’s Children for Adults) training session.  To access the schedule of upcoming sessions, click here and select Hartford, CT (Archdiocese).  Completed background check forms and VIRTUS certificate should be turned in to the Saint James School Office.


Below is a list of some of the volunteer opportunities we have each year:

  • Room Parent/Room Helper
  • Sports Team Coach
  • HSA Board
  • School Council
  • Buddy Family (paired with incoming family)
  • Uniform Closet Organization & Upkeep
  • Donation of special skills – Painting, Technology Expertise, Carpentry, Electrical Work
  • HSA Event Committees
  • Middle School Dance Chaperone