Membership

By joining the PTA, you also become a member of the NC PTA and the National PTA, the largest advocacy group in the nation. GMS PTA dues have been reduced to $ 5 per year, with $ 4 distributed to the state and national PTA organizations. You can help in many ways, most importantly, by joining. Thank you for supporting the PTA and helping us ensure we build successful programs that help our students achieve their full potential.

 

GMS PTA Structure

 

Our PTA is comprised of the General Membership which meets three times a year and collectively establishes objectives for the coming year. The PTA Board, consisting of the Officers, the GMS Principal and a GMS Teacher/Staff representative meets monthly to enact the priorities established by the General Membership.

2017-2018 PTA Officers and Board

 

Dr. Alan Chase (President) aachase1@gmail.com

Kristie Allred (Treasurer) rkallred5@gmail.com 

Kelly Davis (GMS Principal) kelly.davis@esdb.dpi.nc.gov

Julie Latimer (GMS Teacher/Staff & Board Secretary) julie.latimer@esdb..dpi.nc.gov  

Dr. Jerry Jailall (GMS Staff & General Meeting Secretary) jerry.jailall@esdb.dpi.nc.gov

 

 

Joining the PTA

Complete and return the membership form to the PTA Mail slot in the main office or mail to GMS PTA, 301 Ashe Ave Raleigh, NC 27606.

PTA membership is $ 5 per person (cash or check).  Please make checks payable to: GMS PTA 

For more information, please contact: Bruno Toffolo, email - toffolob@yahoo.com or Joy Boyette, email - boyettejoy@yahoo.com

 

Click to download form:  GMS PTA 2016-2017 Membership Form 

Additional PTA Member benefits include:

Our Children magazine, PTA’s flagship publication with parenting articles by experts on children's health, education, and well-being; and information on advocacy efforts; the latest news that affects children and youth.

Discounts and special offers from a host of PTA Member Benefits Providers.

Online resources, including select articles from Our Children Magazine.

E-newsletters on parenting and legislative issues.

Exclusive National PTA member benefits and sponsor offers.

Leadership training opportunities in-person and online.

Discounted member rate for PTA’s annual national convention, magazine subscriptions, and more.

The Member-to-Member Network, connecting you to Congress when help is needed on issues important to children, schools, and families.

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