• Welcome to the Grand Island High School PTSA!

    Our PTSA is committed to keeping families connected to school by focusing on communication. GIHS PTSA captures school and PTA news in GIHS Highlights, so you can easily get updates in one place. Watch your email for these regular news blasts. You can also find the latest news on our GIHS PTSA Facebook page.

    GIHS PTSA Membership

    Everyone is invited to join our Grand Island High School PTSA! Your $10 membership supports the work PTSA does for our students.

    • Freshman orientation
    • School-wide program
    • Reflections art program
    • Academic awards
    • Celebration of Inspiration
    • Post-prom event sponsor
    • Parade of graduates
    • Senior class scholarships

    To join, please visit our online MemberHub store or return the membership form to the High School Main Office, marked ATTN: Membership.

    2023-2024 GIHS PTSA Officers

    • President: Samantha Serafini
    • VP of Programs: Jessica Mallabar
    • VP of Membership: Jennifer Walowitz
    • Treasurer: Stacey Watt
    • Recording Secretary: Erin Pankow
    • Council Representatives: Jackie Carpenter and Paula Macrides
    • Corresponding Secretary: Casey Walowitz

    GIHS PTSA Meetings for 2023-2024

    Join us for meetings at 5:30 p.m. in the high school library.

    • Wednesday, September 13, 2023
    • Tuesday, November 14, 2023
    • Wednesday, January 10, 2024
    • Tuesday, March 12, 2024
    • Wednesday, May 14, 2024

    GIHS PTSA Events  


      • GIHS PTSA Plant and Flower Sale
        • Pre-order vouchers:  April 12-28, 2024
        • Voucher Pick-up:  Friday, May 3 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at Sidway School
        • Visit Lavocat's Nursery (8441 County Road, East Amherst, NY 14051) to redeem vouchers by June 15, 2024
        • Plant Sale order form
    • Celebration of Inspiration
        • Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 6:00 p.m.
        • Grand Viking Theater
    • NYS PTA Honorary Life Membership Award
      • May 2024
    • Academic Awards
      • May 17, 2024

    If you have any questions about GIHS PTSA, please contact Samantha Serafini at