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Welcome to the FMS PTA home page


Recognizing that every child deserves excellence in education and a quality life, New York State Parent-Teacher Association's obligation is to maintain its commitment and service to all children and its diverse membership through increased awareness, advocacy, education and involvement.

2016-17 PTA Officers
Click on any officer's name to send an e-mail message:

President: Amy Steward
Vice-President: TBD
Treasurer: Melissa Klindtworth
Secretary: Michelle Berezansky
Membership Chair: Kim Blasiak
Fundraising: Cora Caulfield
Building Cabinet Reps:  Ruth Anne Burby, Rachel Reilly, Amy Steward
Teacher Liasion: Brigid Martin

2016-17 Meeting Schedule
Unless otherwise noted(*), all meetings are on Mondays at 7 p.m. in the FMS Learning Center.

September 12, 2016

October 17, 2016

November 7, 2016

January 9, 2017

February 13, 2017

March 13, 2017

April 10, 2017

May 8, 2017

June 12, 2017


2016-17 FMS PTA Events at a Glance

September 6 – 6th Grade Orientation, 8:45-10 a.m.
September 12 - PTA Meeting,7 p.m.
September 14 - 6th Grade Open House, 6:45
September 16 - 6th Grade Family Fun Night, 6-8 p.m.
September 19 - 6th Grade Ice Cream Social, 3 p.m.
September 19 - 7th Grade Open House, 6:45 p.m.
September 28 - 8th Grade Open House, 6:45 p.m.
October 17 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
October 24 - FMS Road Runner, 3:30 p.m.; rain date is October 25
November 7 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
January 9 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
February 13 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
March 13 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
April 3 - National Junior Honor Society, 7 p.m.
April 4 - 5th Grade Transition Night, 6:30-8 p.m.
April 10 - PTA Meeting, 8 a.m.
May 8 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
June 12 - PTA Meeting, 7 p.m.
June 16 - MUD Celebration, 8th Grade, 7-10 p.m.
June 21 - MUD Ceremony

FMS PTA apparel sale; through 9/30
Pretty Personal Gifts and the FMS PTA have teamed up to provide FMS parents the ability to order online during the annual FMS PTA apparel sale! Your payment will be processed electronically when you order using your choice of a credit card or Pay Pal Account. Please click the following link to purchase your apparel:

If you have any questions contact Amy Steward at