Parent Association

Dear Garrison Forest Parents,

On behalf of the Parent Association, it is a pleasure to welcome you to Garrison Forest School’s 2014-15 school year.

The Parent Association at Garrison Forest offers a wide variety of volunteering options. Whether you wish to become an active member or an occasional volunteer, we encourage and invite you to join us at any time throughout the year. A full list of committees, representatives and current chairs can be found on our website and in the GFS parent directory. 

Please don't hesitate to contact me, your class parents or divisional representatives should you have any questions or suggestions.

Best regards,

Liza Hathaway Matthews '83, President
Garrison Forest School Parent Association

You may also contact Peggy Bittner, Director of Parent Relations, with any questions at or 410-559-3139. Her office is on the 2nd floor of Manor House.

Helpful Links

Parent Portal, the password-protected link for reports cards, contact information changes and more.

Online Learning Day Policies and Support links

Giant Food A+ Bonus Bucks. To participate, designate Garrison Forest School (ID #01045), even if you did last year.

If you have a Target REDcard credit card, designate Garrison Forest School and Target will donate up to 1% of purchases made using your REDcard. Click here to learn more.  

Download and print a Check Request form here.

Volunteer for the Parent Association.

GFS Admission Videos

Covenant for Health and Safety

AIMS Parent Statement

GFS Counseling Corner

GFS Bus Service 

Paw Print, the GFS student newspaper

For forms, quicklinks, Division Head's weekly newsletters, etc., visit your divisional parents' page: Preschool, Lower School , Middle School & Upper School

School Store

Voices From the Forest , Garrison Forest's parenting blog with timely advice and resources.

Register for an Event

Go to for a full listing and online registration for current events.

GFS Collection Connection

Garrison Forest, Service League, divisions and individual students often have collections and drives throughout the year to help other communities in need. Below are current collections. Click on the link for more information.