Green Year Round PTA supports the goal of educating all GYR students in a safe, respectful environment, enabling students to become productive, responsible citizens & lifelong learners. The mission of the GYR PTA: 1. To support & speak on behalf of children in the school, in the community, & before organizations that make decisions affecting children; 2. To assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise & protect their children; 3. To encourage parent & public involvement in our school. The purposes of the GYR PTA: 1: To promote the welfare of the children in home, school, community, & place of worship; 2. To raise the standards of home life; 3. To bring into closer relation the home & the school, that parents & teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children; 4. To develop between educators & the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, & spiritual education.