The Peach Pit

GCA PTSO Newsletter-August 2019

In This Issue

Our Purpose

GCA PTSO General Membership and Meeting Dates

GCA PTSO Regional Connections

GCA PTSO Regional Events Calendar

GCA Spirit Gear

GCA Fundraising From Home

GCA PTSO Prepay Events

2019-2020 GCA PTSO Executive Board

Our Purpose

The Georgia Cyber Academy PTSO is a non-profit organization which is organized and operated for the charitable and educational purpose of assisting Georgia Cyber Academy in providing the best education possible to the children enrolled at the school.


To implement that purpose, the PTSO:

Provides family activities that build community within the school.

Provides learning opportunities through events and programs.

Provides funding for items not included in the school budget.

Provide teachers with incentives and other support materials.

Holds various fundraisers in accordance with Georgia Cyber Academy’s policies to fund the above activities.

MEMBERSHIP AND MEETING DATES

Becoming a GCA PTSO member is easy! Click HERE then select the Membership icon. For only $5 per school term you will receive access to special programs, have voting rights, and so much more. For GCA PTSO founding members, check your email for renewal instructions. GCA PTSO Members meet 4 times per year to provide progress reports, vote on new initiatives, and provide activity reports please join us: Also all members that are present at each meeting will have a chance to get their name entered into a drawing for either some GCA spirit gear or an Amazon gift card.


The first GCA PTSO Meeting Date for the 2019-2020 school year:


September 17th, 2019


All meetings are accessed via the Coach Cafe icon on the GCA PTSO webpage, all meetings will be held at 7:00 PM Est. If you are unable to attend the archive of the meeting will be placed on the Archive page of the GCA PTSO website the next business day.

REGIONAL CONNECTIONS

GCA families are divided into 12 regions. Each region has its own unique identity and is supported by regional parent leaders, email addresses, and a Facebook page. Click here for the main PTSO Facebook now and here for the GCA PTSO Regional Information Page.

REGIONAL EVENTS CALENDAR

To connect with other families in your region click here for the GCA PTSO Parent Leaders Regional Calendar of Events.

GCA Spirit Gear

Your GCA PTSO is happy to announce our new Fall Fundraiser. We have added some new items this year. Check them out now


https://pro.teechip.com/stores/gcaspring

***** Back To School Fundraisers*****

GCA Fundraising from Home

There are many ways for you to support GCA by fundraising from home. Simply access the GCA PTSO website and select the Fundraising From Home link for more information on Box Tops for Education, Tyson A+, Recycle Electronics, Kula, and Amazon Smile. Future newsletters will provide fundraising totals as fundraising progresses throughout the year.

GCA PTSO Pre-Pay Events

Mercedes Benz Stadium Tour

Join us on August 20th at 2 pm for an exciting & engaging tour of the Mercedes Benz Stadium the home of the Atlanta Falcons! We will also tour areas for the Atlanta United Soccer Team, learn about architecture, the technology of the stadium and more! The site is also allowing us onto the field to see where our teams play weekly! The fee is $16.50 per person. You can purchase them on at the Online Store. You must pre-pay to attend. There are no refunds for this outing so please check your schedule in advance. Detailed notes will be sent to all who pre-pay for the outing. This event is open to family and friends, join us for a day of Sports and STEM! This event link will close early to pay the site at the deadline. Those who pre-pay early with have priority in the time of your tour.

2019-2020 GCA PTSO EXECUTIVE BOARD