A MESSAGE FROM THE CO-PRESIDENTS ...
Dear GHS Families,
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
As we enter into a new year, we are so grateful for the generosity of our parents as well as the dedication of our administrators and faculty for working tirelessly to educate our students. We want to thank all of you for your tremendous support of the PTA. As a result of your generosity, we have accomplished many wonderful things for our students. and faculty. So far this year, we have funded 6 additional picnic tables for additional safe spaces, Curriculum enrichment experiences, Ventures in Education, powerful Speakers for our new Cardinal Stadium and substantial Outreach to students.
The GHS Vestibule/Entryway Building Committee is meeting weekly. Our secure and safe entryway is expected to break ground at the close of the school year for completion in late 2022.
Our next General Membership meeting on January 27, 2022 at 7:00 pm, featuring a discussion with representatives from GHS and outside experts on, "How Parents Can Best Support Teens to Obtain the Most Out of High School". More details to follow as we get closer to the event. At this time, SummerFare on Wednesday, February 2nd may be postponed to a later date. We will continue to monitor the pandemic and the advice of the Town of Greenwich Health Department and GPS Health Supervisor Mary Keller RN, MPH.
Save the Date for our fun night out fundraiser, Paint the Town Red on March 18th.
For the second part of the school year, we will continue to advocate on behalf of our families for the BOE’s Operating and Capital Budgets. We will host two PTA meetings, continue to support Curriculum Enrichment, Ventures in Education and Outreach for our students and honor our GHS staff during Teacher Appreciation Week. In February, we will fund speakers and programs for Diversity Week to help our students explore different cultures and experiences. Please save the date for our upcoming Paint the Town Red on March 18 @ 7 PM at Townhouse.
If you have any questions, concerns or feedback for us, please feel free to email us at GHSPTA@ghspta.org.
Thank you so much for your continued support!
Stephanie Cowie & Leila Horn