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All-School Grizzly Tailgate! Monday, January 27, 3:30 PM

Join the GFS Community on Monday, January 27 for a Grizzly Tailgate! 

Bring your GFS spirit to help us cheer on the Varsity, Middle School A and B basketball teams. Chick-Fil-A and Rita's will be on-site and have items available for purchase.

Complimentary popcorn and water will be provided by the Parent Association.

Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., January 31, 6:00 PM

Please join us for a wonderful celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Garland Theater. Lower, Middle and Upper School students will be featured in poetry, music, and dance performances celebrating King's vision of community and justice. Light refreshments will be served.

Service Event - February 5, 5:00 PM, Manor House O'Zone

5th Grade and MS Families are invited to pack food items for children in need. Light refreshments will be provided. To register click here. This is part of a school wide initiative in support of the Baltimore Hunger Project -

The Social Institute

The Parent Association is partnering with GFS to launch a new initiative with The Social Institute, which gives all parents access to a social media Resource Portal. This helpful site is updated with the latest social media info in real-time, allowing you to stay ahead of trending apps, privacy settings and necessary conversations to have about social media and technology. Click on the image for sign-up instructions!

Parent Association Meeting - Tuesday, February 11 , 8:15 AM

Join us for the PA meeting Tuesday, Februray 11. Coffee and refreshments will be available beginning at 7:45 AM in the Garrison Room which is located on the second floor of the G. Peter O'Neill, Jr. Middle School.

Multicultural Potluck, Thursday, October 17, 5:30 PM

Please join us for the annual GFS Multicultural Potluck in Alumnae Dining Hall. We will celebrate the rich diversity in the Garrison community by sharing food from around the world, creating art, and enjoying dance, theater, and musical performances by our very own students.

Click on the image to register!

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Parent Association Meeting - Wednesday, September 11 , 8:15 AM

Join us for the first PA meeting of the 2019-20 school year on Wednesday, September 11. Coffee and refreshments will be available beginning at 7:45 AM in the Garrison Room which is located on the second floor of the G. Peter O'Neill, Jr. Middle School.

Volunteer at GFS

Become a Parent Association Committee Volunteer! There are several ways for you to get involved with the GFS Parent Association. Click here for more information on committees and to fill out the volunteer form.

Grizzly Gear

In need of some extra sweatshirts and other uniform apparel? Grizzly Gear is a volunteer-run store that sells gently worn GFS uniforms and accessories at a discounted price. 

Host a Boarder

Volunteers plan activities or identify items to purchase that support or enhance the experience of our boarding students.


    Resources and Information


    There are many ways to get involved in the GFS community. The opportunities range in size, scope and commitment level. Upon submitting your interest form, you will be contacted by the Parent Liaison in charge of the committee/subcommittee in which you expressed interest.

    Click here, to fill out the volunteer form. Thank you!  

    Contact Us

    Stacy Korzenewski
    Parent Association

    Katie Willett Santarelli '95 
    Vice President
    Parent Association

    Kate Gugerty
    Director of Community Engagement
    (office located on the 2nd floor of Manor House)