Watch D.O.G.S.

Watch D.O.G.S. is a volunteer program aimed at increasing the presence of fathers in schools to serve as positive male role models. Cedar Wood is one of over 2,200 schools across 42 states that make up the national program. Each year at our school more than 125 dads and other men important to our students commit to one day serving on campus and spending time with the kids.

Three easy steps to serve as a Cedar Wood Watch Dog.

Step 1
Become an approved Everett School District Volunteer
Every volunteer at Cedar Wood must have a current approval from the District. To apply for volunteer approval visit this link. Approvals are good for three years. If you are uncertain of your status you may contact Cedar Wood’s Office Assistant Manager.

Step 2
Pick a date
We can host up to two Watch D.O.G.S. volunteers each day. Visit the Watch D.O.G.S. calendar to find an opening. Email your requested date to along with the names, grades, and teachers of your children.

Step 3
Enjoy your day at school
Your time as Watch Dog begins at 8:45am with the School Counselor. They will provide you with the official Watch D.O.G.S. vest, a name badge, and your schedule for the day. You will enjoy a full day on campus including lunch with your student(s). Watch Dog duty ends with the final bell at 3:30pm.

For more information or to be added to the Cedar Wood Watch D.O.G.S.
information distribution list, please email or contact our Watch D.O.G.S. Coordinator, Chris McKee.

Thank you for volunteering!

Cedar Wood Elementary PTA