With a child in the school, you’re a member of the Greenland Parent Organization. Visit our website to get involved – the events of the GPO can’t happen without you!
Welcome Back BBQ
A fun community-wide barbeque to welcome all students back for another great school year! This free event is open to all families of GCS.
GPO Scholarship Golf Tournament
This fantastic golf tournament is the sole source of funding for the GPO’s annual $4000 scholarship awarded to one graduating high school student (from any high school) that attended GCS. Open to adult and junior golfers, it includes silent auctions, raffles, dinner and contests! Tournament held September 8, 2018. Details to come.
- Graduate of GCS attending at least grades 6-8
- Acceptance to a 2- or 4-year post-secondary school
- Written personal statement describing self as an individual, citizen and student
- Written statement answering: “How has growing up in the Town of Greenland impacted the person you’ve become and how have you impacted the Town of Greenland?”
- Academic achievements supported by transcripts
- Service to the community / good citizenship
- Extracurricular activities including jobs
- Personal essays
Box Tops Redemption Contests
After clipping Box Tops for Education all year, it’s time to send them in. The classroom collecting the most box tops wins an ice cream party! www.boxtops4education.com
GCS/Schoola Clothing Drive Fundraiser
In October and March, we will be holding clothing drives to collect gently worn kids, teen and women’s clothes & accessories. Schoola will then sell our clothes online nationwide and GCS earns 40% of each sale! Who knew cleaning out your closet could help raise money for GCS?! Win-win! www.schoola.com
Original Works Fundraiser
Original Works transforms your child’s artwork into quality products to share with family and friends. These make priceless gifts that arrive right before the holiday season! www.originalworks.com
Italian Dinner Night
A fun evening of brick-oven pizza to celebrate the spirit of community. This year, we will be holding the event at The Community Oven in Hampton, NH. Prepare to see lots of friends, browse fantastic raffle items and enjoy a night out without cooking!
School Board Appreciation Dinner
Coinciding with the monthly School Board meeting, this dinner is a token of our community’s appreciation for the hard work and countless hours our dedicated School Board puts in.
Scholastic Book Fair
The week-long book fair showcases hundreds of titles for readers of all ages. Get classics and new favorites at great prices while helping grow the GCS library. Reading is essential, so come enjoy the book fair! www.scholastic.com/bookfairs
Staff Appreciation Day
A day-long expression of gratitude for the excellent staff of GCS, the teachers and staff enjoy breakfast and lunch items made by parents as well as raffle items and special surprises. Join us in saying thanks for all they do for our kids!
Expo/Ice Cream Smorgasbord
The GPO sponsors everyone’s favorite ice cream smorgasbord featured at each year’s School Expo where families can view impressive class projects school-wide.
After working so hard with reading and arithmetic, K-4 students are awarded fun prizes and enjoy a well-earned carnival-style celebration. Attractions include items such as bouncy houses, thrilling games, face painting, popcorn, and cotton candy! Ask any GCS graduate and this event is sure to be a highlight of their elementary years.
Mother & Son Seacoast Mavericks Baseball Game
Take me out to the ball game! A fun event geared toward Moms and their boy(s). Join us for an exciting day at the ball field in downtown Portsmouth while we cheer on the home team, Seacoast Mavericks! Open to all ages.
Last Day of School Lunch
Our way to help the staff and teachers celebrate the wrap of another successful year, a simple lunch is catered and enjoyed as we celebrate staff milestones and retirements and kick off summer.