Volunteers At Sippican Elementary

W E L C O M E !

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 on the SECOND THURSDAY of each month during the school year at 9:00 a.m. in the VASE office at Sippican School. All are welcome and encouraged to attend! The 2019-2020 meeting schedule is as follows:

  • September 12th, 2019
  • October 10th, 2019 (***Evening meeting cancelled due to storm.**)
  • November 14th, 2019
  • December 12th, 2019
  • January 9th, 2020 (***Evening meeting option: January 9th at 6pm in the Community Room***)
  • February 13th, 2020
  • March 12th, 2020
  • April 9th, 2020
  • May 14th, 2020
  • June 11th, 2020

*** Please note, the October and January evening meetings will cover the same agenda as the 9am meetings for those months ***

2019-2020 Officers:

April Rios Nye, President

Christina Bonney, Vice President

Diana Martin, Treasurer

Ixia Bongiorno, Secretary

Other Voting Members

Ashley Sadler, Member-at-Large

Barbara Moody, Member-at-Large

Contact Us:

The best way to get in touch with us is via email, vase@oldrochester.org . During the school year, you can leave a message at 508-748-0100 x310.