Volunteer Opportunities

GMA volunteers are needed regularly, please complete a Volunteer contact form and let us know how you're interested in helping our school. GMA provides opportunities for parent and community volunteers throughout the year. Greenville Middle Academy hosts a number of after school clubs and activities for our students. GCSD Visitor & Volunteer guidelines . GCSD has added the Volunteer Portal for those volunteers that have set up accounts to be able to manage/update their accounts.

Teacher Appreciation Week - GMA Staff Appreciation Week Is May 7-11. Please consider helping our our celebration of the amazing people.  Please sign up to bring snacks and volunteer during lunch.  GMA Teacher Appreciation Week is next week. We need your help providing Chick-fil-a gift cards for each of our wonderful staff members. Please consider sending in one or more. Let us know below how many you could donate to celebrate these wonderful people in the lives of our children.

Grade IncentivesHelp us celebrate our students that have achieved either All A's, A's and B's, or Perfect attendance. We need your help to donate candy and  hand out incentives to these students on April 16 . We also need parents to help chaperone the Principal's Honor Roll party for students making all A's each quarter.

Book Fair - Thanks to the volunteers who assisted with the book fair this year. And the students loved the Starbucks gift cards that were donated for the daily prize drawing. 

Spirit Week - Thanks to everyone who assisted with Spirit Week. It was wonderful for our students to participate in the theme days and have the opportunity for fun games during lunch periods each day. 

Frosty Friday - Our school store is open each Friday at lunchtime and sells ice cream to students for $1. We need parents to work the store. 1.5 hour commitment, great way to see students!  Sign Up to volunteer please.

Incentives for Grades - Incentives are held quarterly, after each grading period, to reward A/B, Straight A and perfect attendance. There are two ways to assist;  volunteer to hand out certificates and prizes or help with lunch at the Straight A party. 1 hour commitment

Spirit Wear - two one hour shifts during Open House to sell GMA t-shirts, sweatshirts and Spirit Wear. This is an ideal time to meet new students and families and help the school. 

Summer Reading Incentive - Volunteers & Donations are needed for Reader Reward Incentives.  Donations of gift cards to Barnes & Noble, the movie theater and Starbucks are needed as student rewards. Contact Mrs. Carey in the library by emailing kcarey@greenville.k12.sc.us or calling 355-5605.

8th Grade Day - High School is just ahead, but there is opportunity to have one last celebration at Greenville Middle. 8th Grade Day is Friday, May 30, after the Awards assembly. We will have a special lunch for 8th grade students and Dodgeball games. 

6th & 7th Grade Parent Volunteers Needed for 8th Grade Dance! The 8th grade students celebrate the end of middle school with a dance, It's the tradition of GMA that parents of 6th & 7th grade students chaperone the 8th Grade Dance. It's a great way to see the dance before you child is an 8th grader.

8th Grade Dance - The 8th grade students celebrate the end of middle school. Donations of gift cards for prizes will be needed to make the dance a special evening. Please volunteer for "Adventure Awaits" dance on May 31.

Quiz Bowl- Super fun tournament held annually, in which teams from each grade go head-to-head in answering questions in a "Jeopardy" format. Parent volunteers are needed to help with the timer, buzzer and keeping score. Usually held between the hours of 8:30 - 11:10.

GMA Staff Appreciation - Celebrated the first week of May, parents and students are asked to donate gift cards and time to thank our teachers and staff.

Math Counts & Robotics Club coaches appreciate donations of snacks for after-school clubs and activities.