The mission of the PTO is to link the Greater Atlanta Christian School family of parents, teachers, staff and administration for the benefit of our students.
|School Level Representatives:
|Early Childhood Village
||Jana Hufham, Amanda Syprett
||Tammy Bambinelli, Sandy Read, Mary Rose
||Tracy Kuipers, Sarah Pritchard, Laura Strickland
||Angela Estes, Paul Hackett, Lea Long
The PTO sponsors the printing of the GAC Student Directory each year. A printed directory will be included with membership for those families joining the PTO for the 2013-14 school year.
Parent Teacher Organization Newsletters keep you up-to-date with volunteer opportunities, upcoming events and membership information. To be included on the newsletter mailing list, contact Lisa Cruise.
Click here for the PTO Newsletters.
Each school year, the PTO sponsors the Parent-to-Parent Promise for parents of students in 6th through 12th grades that helps facilitate open, supportive communication among parents and to minimize the opportunity for our children to participate in unsafe and/or illegal behavior.
Sign the Parent-to-Parent Promise
Current GAC families welcome new students and their families and facilitates their transition to the GAC community. If your family is interested in being part of the Welcome Committee, please contact Becky Martin in Admissions.
The PTO sponsors guest speakers each year to educate and inform students, families, and the local community.
The PTO sponsors special programs throughout the year that provide opportunities for GAC parents and their children to learn and have fun together.
Each spring PTO Mini Grants are awarded to GAC faculty to fund special requests that enhance classroom learning. Grant requests are submitted by teachers after a principal review and then the PTO Board selects the recipients. Previous PTO mini grant awards have provided:
Early Childhood Village: Multi-sensory learning tables and training
Elementary: ActivBoards for classrooms
Junior High: Pottery Wheels for Art department
Senior High: Interwrite Tablet for Math department
PTO volunteers provide lunch and special treats for GAC faculty and staff on certain “Teacher Appreciation” days during the school year.
Each year the PTO sponsors the GAC Faculty Birthday card. Artwork for the card is selected each year from a collection of GAC student art.