|Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year at
Governor Livingston High School
Please consider volunteering your time and talents to the PTO for the 2017-2018 school year. Return the volunteer form to the GLPTO mailbox in the main office (or mail to 175 Watchung Boulevard, Berkeley Heights) by Friday, March 17,2017 . If you have any questions, please email governorlivingstonpto@
About the PTO
Research shows that students with involved parents
perform better in school, score better on standardized tests, have fewer behavioral problems are less likely to use drugs and alcohol, and go to better colleges. We encourage parents
to join the PTO and get involved.Click here for membership information.
Did you know?
This past year the GL PTO spent over $45,000 on programs and purchases at the high school. These included the following
Teacher Grants: $3,100
Hospitality/Staff Appreciation: $1,500
Project Graduation 2015: $24,000
This summer the GLPTO is providing the funding for 35-40 white boards to be installed in the classrooms at a cost of $9,300. We contributed $4,000 for Marlon Smith, a nationally acclaimed motivational speaker, to present student and parent programs. The GL PTO paid for 2 water bottle filling stations for a cost of almost $2,800.The GL PTO purchased a site license for Adobe Creative Suite 6.0 for $13,500. This software is used by students in eight classes, the yearbook and the newspaper. The PTO also refurbished 2 staff lounges and the guidance conference room for a total of $7,500.
In 2013, the GLPTO replaced the marquis sign at the student's entrance with a full color electronic sign at a cost of $11,500.
All members are welcome to attend all meetings where committee chairs and administrators provide regular updates on Curriculum, Budget, BOE and School news.
Join us — and make a difference!!