Welcome to the OCMS PTO Website

We hope that Oconee County Middle School parents, teachers and students will find useful information and links on this site. PTO Meeting Minutes can be viewed by clicking on the "PTO Documents" link on the right-hand side of this page. If you can't find what you are looking for, try the search or please let us know!


Join us on Facebook - OCMS PTO!
Twitter!  @ocmspto

We also have a Remind setup!  Go to

rmd.at/ocmspt

on a smartphone, or text

@ocmspt   to   81010

for low-volume reminders.

Next meeting Tue, Aug 15th 6:30 PM

Next meeting will be Tue, Aug 15th at  6:30 PM in the OCMS Media Center.  See you there!

Upcoming meetings:
Oct 17 6:30 PM PTO meeting in Media Center
Feb 20 6:30 PM PTO meeting in Media Center
Apr 17 6:30 PM PTO meeting in Media Center

The PTO Pulse


OCMS PTO is selling PopSockets! These little gadgets are really cool and a great way to show school spirit! PopSockets "pop" whenever you need a grip, a stand, or an earbud-management system. PopSockets can go on cell phones, iPods, tablets, or even mirrors to hang jewelry- the possibilities are endless! They are $6 each or 2 for $10. Cash or Checks payable to OCMS PTO.

Order form - https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B9rqTYKeTrJ_RWlZU0FFRENsYm8


https://tinyurl.com/ocmsptopopsockets









Join PTO Now!

Now is the time to join the OCMS PTO! Our membership drive starts with the beginning of the school year, so won't you join us and support your school? The membership structure has tiered levels with different benefits:

BLUE LEVEL- $10
Includes family membership; OC magnet

SILVER LEVEL- $25
Includes family membership; OC magnet

GOLD LEVEL-$50
Includes family membership; OC magnet; OCMS t-shirt

OCMS STAFF MEMBERSHIP - $5
(We invite all to "upgrade" to one of the above levels, as possible.)


BUSINESS PARTNER - $275 
Includes name on partner sign at front of school and acknowledgment on website

Printable membership form

Corporate Sponsors

A big Thank You to our Corporate Sponsors!

Zaxby's
Save Your Ink
JC Adcock Livestock
Environmental Site Management
Powell Home Builders
Shavon School of Real Estate
Rizos Hair Studio
Five Points Eyecare
Salon on First
Chris Strickland, DMD













PTO Mission & Goals

Mission Statement


The purpose of OCMS PTO is to promote the education and welfare of the students in our school. To this end, the PTO takes a very active role in the enrichment activities of the school, while encouraging a feeling of community spirit among students, staff, and parents. The PTO organizes and mobilizes parents, school and community members so that they can make important and valuable contributions to our school community. Funds to support all PTO-sponsored programs and purchases are generated through membership dues and through parent-coordinated fundraisers.

Goals
  1. Encourage preparation for high school through programs which promote:
    • Self-esteem
    • Organizational and Study Skills
    • Academic Enrichment
  2. Facilitate social and emotional support through sponsored programs and activities
  3. Facilitate interaction between parents and staff through events and volunteer opportunities
  4. Promote well-being in the community through encouraging and supporting community service efforts
  5. Provide opportunities for parent education through:
    • Parent networking
    • Speakers and workshops
What We Do
  • Fundraising
    • Membership
    • Donations
    • Fall and Spring Fundraisers
    • Any way we can!
  • Student Enrichment
    • Grade level activities such as the 8th grade rnd of the year celebration
    • Purchase of supplies and equipment (art and music supplies, PE equipment, science lab supplies and kits, computers, etc.)
    • Direct monetary contributions to the school
  • Teacher/Staff Support
    • Staff Appreciation activities
    • In-School volunteers

PTO Email Announcements

If you are a PTO member, you should be receiving periodic emails from the PTO with announcements and reminders about our activities. If you have joined PTO but are not receiving these messages, then please enter your email address below to join our mailing list. You can also let us know you want to be on our mailing list by sending an email to president@ocmspto.org. This will help us to ensure that new members are added to the mailing list, and will also enable us to identify and correct any errors in email addresses. Thank you!

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