Working together towards the same goal!
The best for Garrison Mill!
- Science Instructor salary, including benefits and insurance, set by Cobb County (~$69,000)
- Science Lab supplies
- School Garden/Outdoor Learning Space
- Teacher Training & Certifications
- Computer Lab supplies
- Educational technology, equipment and materials
- Enriching educational opportunities after school every day (FEAST)
- Provides over $10,000 in grants to staff and teachers for supplies needed throughout the year.
- Paper, weekly readers, habitat days, media center supplies, and staff training.
- Programs for Garrison Mill Elementary children and parents through cultural arts presentations, community outreach, literacy, and the PTA Reflections program
- Fun activities for families and students such as spring fling, activity nights, Friends & Family Luncheon, school dance, and talent show.
- Support for the faculty and staff by providing media center volunteers, and front desk helpers.
How does the Foundation raise funds?
- August Fundraising drive
- Family donations and employer matching programs
- 10% of participation fees from FEAST
- Business Sponsorships
How does the PTA raise funds?
- Fall fundraising drive
- Family donations
- Spirit nights
- Box Tops for Education
How can I volunteer with GMEF?
- Join our Board
- Help out in our school garden
- Respond to volunteer requests
How can I volunteer with the PTA?
- Serve on one of the 40+ GM committees
- Participate in GM PTA activities throughout the year