• Gates Chili Middle School Parent-Teacher Organization


    2022-2023 Executive Board:

    Co - Presidents: Mark DeGray and Meagan Todd
    Co - Vice Presidents: Tracy DalykaS and Mary Housel-Demanchick
    Co-Secretaries: Cassandra Arena and Tanya Srbinovski
    Treasurer: Denise Rado and Mark DeGray
    Co - Fundraising Coordinators: Holly Catalano    
    Building Principal: Dr. Lisa Buckshaw
    Faculty Advisor: Jennifer Gelfuso



    The purpose of the Gates Chili Middle School PTO is to enhance and support the educational experience of students at Gates Chili Middle School, to develop a closer connection between school and home by encouraging parental involvement, and to promote family-oriented and school-sponsored activities through volunteer and financial support.



    All parents, guardians, and Gates Chili Middle School faculty and staff are encouraged to attend our monthly meetings.  At these meetings, school administrators attend and deliver school and district updates, fund requests are presented and voted on, volunteer opportunities are discussed, events planned, etc.  For a schedule of our meetings, to register to attend our next meeting, or to review past meeting minutes, please click the "Meeting Dates & Minutes" link from the left side of this page.


    Looking to get involved?

    The Gates Chili Middle School PTO is looking for parents and/or guardians who want to get involved.  Currently, we are seeking people to co-chair all of our positions.   To learn more about each position, refer to Article VI - Duties of Officers section by clicking on the By-Laws link to the left.  If you have additional questions or would like to talk to a member of the GCMS PTO Executive Board, please send an email to: gcmspto@gmail.com


    PTO Scholarship

    The Gates Chili Middle School PTO (GCMS-PTO) is pleased to announce that we are offering five (5), $200 scholarships for students to attend an educational or community program.  Click HERE for more information