For Teachers

2012-2013 PTA Contact Information for GWMS Staff


GWMS PTA offers a warm welcome to our 2012-2013 teachers and staff members!  PTA is dedicated to making the GW community stronger, providingenrichment opportunities for our kids, advocating for our school, and supporting you, our wonderful staff.  We look forward to working together this year.


Please join PTA.  It costs $10 to join (cash or check made payable to GWMS PTA)envelopes may be placed in the green PTA box in the GW1 or GW2 office.  PTA is a partnership between parents and staff and WE NEED YOU in order to be strong.  Please consider joining.  If you have questions, please contact:

Carlos Diz, Membership Chair


For general PTA questions, please contact:                           

Karen McManisPTA President, 703-549-7770


Need supplies?  Other help?  Please contact:

Amy Zang, Faculty Liaison                             Holly Sapp, Faculty Liaison                      


Need a parent volunteer to assist with a project or classroom activity?  Please contact:             

Jeannette Feldman, Volunteer Coordinator                              


Educational grants.  PTA provides grants to cover enrichment activities (other than food and field trips). For an application or more info go to,then open “For Teachers”.  If you have questions, please contact:

Nancy Hall Berens, Grants Committee                            Susanna Carey, Grants Committee                                              


Field trips.  PTA has funds available to help pay for field trip expenses.  Applications are accepted throughout the year.  Go to for forms and more information.  If you have questions or would like PTA assistance with logistics please contact:

Kay Arndorfer, GW1 VP                            Cele Garrett, GW2 VP                  


Want to publicize something great that’s happening in your classroom?

Lisa JacobsThe Town Crier


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