2019-2020 Committee Descriptions & Chair Contact

Interested in volunteering? Complete this form to indicate your areas of interest, or contact the Committee Chair listed below.

6th Grade Events –
Coordinates 6th grade programs. Obtains volunteers & donations from 6th grade families for Fall Social, Teacher Appreciation Week and other events as needed.

7th Grade Events –
Coordinates 7th grade programs. Obtains volunteers & donations from 7th grade families for Fall Social, Teacher Appreciation Week and other events as needed.
Chairs OPEN

8th Grade Events
Coordinates 8th grade programs. Obtains volunteers & donations from 8th grade families for 8th grade spring dance, Teacher Appreciation Week and other events as needed. Chairs 8th grade dance committee & gives status reports to PTSA Executive Board.

Book Fair
Chair – Amy Gomez,

“Box Tops” & Earnings Programs
Coordinates community wide collection contests & handles redemption process of Box Tops.  Serves as school liaison to Publix & Target Rewards.  Promotes LMS needs to neighborhood HOA e-news editors, churches, Sr. Centers, and community.  Chair reports earned income (as it is received) to PTSA Executive Board.
Chair –  Annie Denoziere,

Bulletin Boards
Maintains PTSA info on bulletin boards with PTSA Exec Board & Administration’s direction.
Chair – Deb Stavros,

Community Outreach
Work with the LMS school counselors & local community leaders to create awareness programs & activities that benefit our greater community (i.e., Giving Tree).  Chair is PTSA contact person to determine how LMS can provide immediate relief for LMS families/faculty in need due to death, severe illness, fire, etc.

Copy Room
Chair trains volunteer workers, coordinates and maintain work schedules for Production Lab (copy room).  Committee is responsible for making & distributing all school copies.
Chair – Cheryl Butler,

Dollars for Turkeys
LMS students & families bring in their dollars / change to raise money for those in need for the Holidays.
Chair – Victoria Jansma,

Exceptional Children

Chair – Karen Lewis,

LMS e-mail communication system editor.  Maintains automatic distribution list from website.  Consolidates important updates and/or upcoming events from 4 feeder elementary schools, Hillgrove HS, CCSD, local police/fire & LMS Administration.  Writes & posts news using web-based e-News tool to ensure timely communication & awareness.
Chair – Cristy Griffith,

Honor Wall Display
Create & implement thematic displays for Fall, Winter and Spring quarters honoring those students receiving all “A” grades and students receiving all “A & B” grades with guidance from Administration.
Chair – Angie May,

Plans and coordinates all volunteers, donations, food and decoration purchases for general PTSA events. Some events include Staff Welcome Back Lunch, Xmas Dessert Buffet, and Teacher Appreciation Week Lunches as well as other events as needed.
Chair – Cheryl Butler, and Chelsea Smith,

Communicates important local and state government PTSA issues to LMS families.
Chair Open

Committee Chair & Exec Board develop a membership growth plan to support school PTSA events and programs.  Committee works during the summer to create/update all membership forms & packets, as well as obtain company promotionals and product incentives for membership packets. Committee conducts membership drive during Rising 6th Grade Boot Camp, Meet & Greet Event before school begins, Open House, and Fall Grade Level Social Event Ticket sales to collect membership forms/dues.
ChairDeb Stavros,

Red Ribbon Anti-Drug Week
Coordinates the alcohol, tobacco, drug, and violence prevention awareness campaign in October. Coordinates and schedules week long themes, activities and outside programs.

Coordinates LMS participation in PTSA’s arts recognition program for students. Program emphasizes the importance of art in schools. Follows National guidelines for entries:
Chair – Carina Subagio,  Find LMS Student Entry Form at

School Store & Spirit Wear
Designs spirit wear, orders and maintains product levels for the school store with board approval and direction. Coordinates volunteer work schedules for store’s daily operation (8:50am – 9:10am).
Chairs – Adriane Abrahams,

Spirit Nights
Coordinates with local businesses who give a portion of their proceeds back to LMS on designated Spirit Nights.

Teacher of the Month and Student of the Month Recognition Program
Chair coordinates Teacher of Month Award & works with Board on implementing various Student Recognition programs.  Committee develops Award Baskets for TOM, creates classroom “TOM” door decoration, and maintains forms on bulletin boards.
Chair – Nicole Fields,

Veteran’s Day
Chair – Debbie McKinley,

Maintains school’s PTSA webpage:
Chair -Jebet Arita,