Volunteers At Sippican Elementary

Updated March 31, 2021

What is VASE?

VASE (Volunteers At Sippican Elementary) is Sippican Elementary's PTO; open to parents, teachers and community members who help raise and distribute funds to the PreK-6 students for a variety of extracurricular and enrichment activities that supplement their everyday learning. Membership in this organization is open to all parents and friends of the school, and is led by a dedicated group of board members.

VASE is a registered 501(c)(3) charitable organization.


VASE holds its monthly meetings at 9am on the SECOND THURSDAY of each month during the school year. All are welcome and encouraged to attend! The 2020-2021 meeting schedule is as follows:

  • October 8, 2020 (via Zoom; Meeting ID: 768 4466 0085, Passcode: qdQx4F)

  • November 12, 2020 CANCELLED

  • December 10, 2020 (via Zoom; Meeting ID: 798 5351 8954, Passcode: 8afyVf)

  • January 14, 2021 (via Zoom; Meeting ID: 974 0666 7003, Passcode: 217672)

  • February 11, 2021 (via Zoom; Meeting ID: 968 3686 5439, Passcode: 542509)

  • March 4, 2021 **NOTE DATE CHANGE** (via Zoom; Meeting ID: 931 9145 0007, Passcode: 700334)

  • April 8, 2021 (via Zoom; Meeting ID: 9722 0913 2871, Passcode: 536943)

  • May 13, 2021

  • June 10, 2021

*** While Sippican engages in hybrid and remote learning, VASE meetings will be held via Zoom. If and when full in-person learning resumes, meeting locations will be determined based on current safety guidelines. ***

2020-2021 Officers:

Executive Board Members

April Rios Nye, President

Christina Bonney, Vice President

Diana Martin, Treasurer

Ixia Bongiorno, Secretary

Other Voting Members

Barbara Moody, Member-at-Large

Ashley Sadler, Member-at-Large

Johanna Vergoni, Member-at-Large

Contact Us:

The best way to get in touch with us is via email, vase@oldrochester.org .