Welcome to Geiger Montessori PTSA!
Thank you for your interest! Now, more than ever, it is important to partner with your child, teachers, and the school, to help your child learn and grow. PTSA (Parent Teacher Student Association) members provide support not just through fundraising, but also through teacher support, fun enrichment activities that rely on volunteers, tutoring, and special events.
We hope you can explore our website to find answers to your questions but if we're missing someting, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and we would love to connect with you.
We know families’ lives are busy, so there is no obligation to volunteer or attend meetings. If you are interested in becoming a PTSA member, please follow this link. Please note, the cost to become a PTSA member is $10. Financial assistance is available - if you are interested, please contact email@example.com.
Orca Fun Run - Thank you!
Thank you to everyone who helped us reach - and surpass our goal for this year's Orca Fun Run! We raised over $25,000 for the Geiger PTSA which helps us bring events, assemblies to Geiger, as well as provide grants, funding, and training to our teachers. We had an incredible team of volunteers for the day of and the kids had a great time!
Big thank you to our sponsors!
Join our next meeting!
Our next General Membership Meeting is on Tuesday, June 13th. We are meeting IN-PERSON in the Geiger Cafeteria. This will be a special meeting as we will be having a farewell celebration for Principal O'Brien. Please join us!
We have several opportunities to help support our teachers and the PTSA over the next several months. Time commitment varies so check out the options and pick on that's right for you! For more information on ways to volunteer at Geiger, visit our Volunteer - How To page.
2023-2024 Openings - Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info!
Staff Appreciation Chair – Serves throughout the year; support staff appreciation 2x per year during conferences and during Teacher Appreciation week.
Membership / Volunteer Chair – Serves throughout the year; recruiting members, sending communication to members, helping with website, emails, recruit volunteers for events, etc.
Fundraising Chair – Serves throughout the year; helps drive fundraising strategy for the PTSA, leads a committee to plan fundraising efforts.
Harvest Fest Chair (Sept/Oct) – Event Chair – Annual Fall festival; Chair convenes group of volunteers to organize event, plan activities, secure vendors if needed, etc. Planning to begin in September with event occurring in October.
Winter Wishes Chair (Nov/Dec) – Event Chair – Annual winter program to provide donated items to Geiger families in need. Work with the counselors to manage requests and donated items. Planning to being in November with donations being sent him before Winter Break in December.
Reflections Chair (Nov/Dec) – Event Chair – Reflections program is part of the National PTA program and allows Geiger students to participate in a national showcase. The theme changes annually. Planning to begin in early November with final submissions being due in early December.
Art / Science Night (Feb/Mar) – Event Chair – Annual Spring event – Chair to decide theme; partner with the teachers to create a student product (science project, art product, etc.) to showcase. Flexibility with formatting and activities. Planning to begin in January with event in late February/March.
Fun Run Chair (May/Jun) – Event Chair – Major fundraising event of the year; Chair convenes group of volunteers to organize event, secure sponsorships, promote registration, and manage day of needs. Planning to start in March/April with event in May/June.
Geiger Art Night
Friday, March 24, 2023
The Art Night Planning Committee will meet during the following dates/times. Even if you have a conflict, we'd love to find another time to speak with you if you're interested in helping! Contact email@example.com to receive the Zoom link to join the meeting or with feedback.
Tacoma Stars Takeover!
Saturday, March 18th, 2023
Join Geiger families in supporting the Tacoma Stars soccer club! Tickets are $13 for the Saturday, March 18th game at 7:05pm. Link to purchase tickets: tacomastars.showare.com - select "Geiger Montessori School."
The PTSA partnered with ASB for a Bingo Night at school. It was a hit!
Lyle Lyle Crocodile - Friday, January 6th
Thank you to everyone who joind us for Movie Night! We had a great turnout and it was a wonderful community building event.
Interested in more movie nights or have feedback? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. We'd love to hear from you!