Welcome To Garden Road PTA!

Garden Road PTA Board
Principal Lisa Maguire
President Vani Pemble
Executive V.P. Nichole Mays
1st V.P. Programs Joy Balcombe
2nd V.P. Ways & Means    
3rd V.P. Membership Amanda Tarzia
Secretary Ashley Carlomagno
Treasurer Megan Crooks
Auditor Cassie Stroben
Historian Lisa McDonnell
Parliamentarian Jim Sytsma


Garden Road PTA will promote teamwork with parents, teachers and students in order to enhance and enrich the education experience at Garden Road Elementary school through the following goals:

  • Support Literacy and Library use
  • Encourage Physical Fitness, Health and Wellness
  • Support the Arts (Visual, Performing & Music)
  • Encourage the Character Counts Philosophy & Incorporate Anti-bullying
  • Provide Support to the Classrooms
  • Increase Student and Parent Involvement
  • Support Integration of Technology
  • Promote "Going Green" Philosophy
  • Improve Communication Between PTA and Garden Road Community

 Give the gift of time - Could you spare an hour once a week, once a month, or even once this school year?  Many volunteer opportunities are available for various school events.   Contact the Volunteer Coordinator, or click below for additional information. 
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Interested in becoming more involved?  Take a look at the Board and Committee Chair roster for any open positions and contact the PTA President for additional information.
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