Family Association

Welcome to the Family Association web page! Here you will find information about upcoming meetings and events as well as a several helpful links. 
 
The Executive Committee has made a number of changes this year to the organization and administration of the Family Association, as well as some of the events that we will be hosting. “The more, the merrier” is our motto, so we hope you will join us for all of the events and meetings!
 
Here is the schedule of events for this semester:
  • Winter Formal, February 1, 2020 (Upper School Students)
  • FA Meeting, March 12, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. 
  • FA Meeting, April 28, 2020 at 9 a.m. (Guest speaker will be Pima County Teen Court)
  • Spring Fiesta, May 14, 2020
  • Grad Night, May 21, 2020 (US Graduates) 
With warmest regards,
Darlene Twiss
Family Association, President

March 28th is The Gregory School Family Night at the Tucson Roadrunners Hockey game! We will all be seated in the same section. We hope that you will join us for this fun family night out!   

Family Association Dues

Parents, teachers and administrators collaborating to build a spirit of community and school pride through meaningful events and interactive communication, all to achieve the goals and objectives of The Gregory School.

Thank you to all the TGS Families who paid dues at Registration! Missed that chance? Pay Family Association ($100 per family) dues below.


FA Executive Committee

  • President - Darlene Twiss
  • Vice-President - Emeka Onuoha
  • Secretary - Marnie Ackerman
  • Treasurer - Anne Jie
  • Nominating Committee Chair - Lisa Weidebush

Save the Date

Family Association Meetings are an opportunity to connect with other TGS parents and get the latest scoop on school events and happenings. Ask questions and get answers! All in just one hour.

Meeting times alternate between morning and evenings to accommodate busy schedules.

FA Meetings

  • Thursday, March 12th - 6:30pm
  • Tuesday, April 28th - 9am

FA Events

  • Winter Formal - February 1, 2020
  • Spring Fiesta - May 14, 2020
  • Grad Night - May 21, 2020

Get Involved

Many hands make light work!
If you see an event or program of interest, send an email to join the committee. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Funded by membership dues and made possible by the time & talents of parent volunteers, the Family Association is the proud sponsor of these special events and programs that enhance the Gregory School experience for students, faculty & staff.

HOMECOMING - January 17, 2020
A school-wide celebration of athletics and school spirit, Homecoming brings families together to cheer on the TGS Hawks on the field and off with food, games and fun!

WINTER FORMAL - February 1, 2020
Upperclassmen enjoy a fancy night on the town at a unique venue with food, drink, music and friends.

SPRING FIESTA - May 7, 2020
This school-wide, family friendly event begins with a catered dinner and the opportunity to mingle with TGS families, old and new. The evening coincides with the Middle School Expo featuring studio and performing arts.

 

GRAD NIGHT - May 21, 2020
Following the commencement ceremony, the Senior Class is treated to an overnight celebration that is full of surprises and short on sleep - food, games, music and more!

PARENT CLASS REPRESENTATIVES
Class reps keep communication flowing between parents and staff, promote events and encourage participation and serve as a grade-level contact for new families.

STAFF APPRECIATION
This program features a series of events and gifts throughout the year to celebrate and thank the talented and dedicated TGS faculty & staff.

FINE ARTS SUPPORT
The FA provides support to the Performing & Visual Arts programs in Upper and Middle Schools by promoting events, assisting with costumes/props, decorating, bake sales and recognizing Seniors with farewell gifts.

SCHOOL SPIRIT
The FA purchased official TGS t-shirts for all students, faculty and staff to boost school spirit and a sense of community.

HAWK PRIDE
In support of athletics, the FA provides each team with funding for water and snacks or other items as needed. New this year is a student athlete leadership program called “SEAL” - under the direction of the Athletic Department and financially assisted by the FA!

Shop & Give Program

Funded by membership dues and made possible by the time & talents of parent volunteers, the Family Association is the proud sponsor of these special events and programs that enhance the Gregory School experience for students, faculty & staff.

FREE MONEY!
The Family Association has identified a number of fundraising opportunities at no cost!
When shopping, dining or making donations, please consider directing your efforts to benefit the FA!

NEW! HuTerra - Shop Local, Support Local
HuTerra is a free and easy way to raise funds for the FA by shopping local and at hundreds of online stores. Simply shop, scan your receipts & businesses will give a percentage of what you spend back to the FA!
Download the My HuTerra app and start earning HuTerra Rewards!


 

Amazon Smile
A simple and automatic way for you to support the FA every time you shop, at no cost to you. Simply select The Gregory School Tucson on the Amazon Smile page and 0.5% of your purchase will be donated. https://smile.amazon.com/

Mister Car Wash
Buy car wash gift cards for yourself, family, neighbors, co-workers - a thoughtful, useful gift - and the FA will earn 50% of the proceeds!

“Kendra Gives Back” Event - Thursday, December 5th from 4-6pm
Tackle your holiday shopping list or treat yourself to something special at Kendra Scott in La Encantada. Mention TGS Family Association and 20% of your purchase will be donated to the FA.

Dine-Out Nights - Dates TBA
Take a night off from cooking and dine at a designated restaurant - a portion of the bill will be donated to the FA.

Boys & Girls Club Donation Bin on campus
Unload your unwanted clothing and household items in the green bin and double your donation! Items support the Boys & Girls Club AND generate a donation to the FA.


3231 N. Craycroft Road, Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: (520) 327-6395
Fax: (520) 327-8276
The Gregory School is an independent, private,
non-profit 501(C)(3), coed day school for grades 5-12.