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Cynthia Cotte-Griffiths, PTSA President 


Deidra Stubbs, NAACP Representative


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Join the Listserv

All RMHS parents should sign up for the listserv by going to www.rmhs/ and choosing Richard Montgomery High School. You will receive college visit info, scholarship notifications, SSL hour opportunities, internship descriptions, educational event info, advocacy efforts, volunteer requests, and all the PTSA announcements.


Become a PTSA member

Our PTSA uses the majority of our membership dues for school grants, teacher appreciation events, and community activities. Our membership drive is our main fundraiser. Please contribute as much as you are able. Parents, Students, Teachers, Staff, Community Members, and Alumni can now easily join the PTSA by filling out the form and paying online at www.rmhs/ The student directory will also be available to members through this website. Be sure to include your student's information when you join. If you would like to pay with a check. Please fill out this form and return it to the Main Office.



The RM PTSA works to promote collaboration between families and educators throughout the school year, such as volunteering at the school and participating in Career Day. Our biggest effort is sponsoring a Post Prom Party each year. Our PTSA also advocates for fiscal responsibility regarding public tax dollars in public education spending on the county, state and federal levels.


PTSA Officers for 2017-2018

President: Cynthia Cotte Griffiths

1st VP: Joanne D'Souza

2nd VP: Monique DeFrees

3rd VP: Tadhg Larabee

4th VP: Megan Shaw

Recording Secretary: Christina Bour

Treasurer: Katrina Harris

MCCPTA Delegates: Kunal Harmalkar

Deidra Stubbs, NAACP Representative

Listserv Moderator: Cynthia Cotte Griffiths


PTSA general membership meetings are held on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. in the RM Cafeteria. All are welcome. Join us at 7:00 p.m. for a Parent and Student Information Session. A principal chat will follow each meeting.


Post Prom Coordinators:

Sharri Freedman:

Rori Kochman:

Post Prom Committee:

2017-2018 Meeting Dates

October 17, 2017

November 21, 2017

December 19, 2017

January 16, 2018

February 20, 2018

March 20, 2018

April 17, 2018

May 15, 2018 Elections

Other ways to stay informed:

Join our RMHS PTSA Facebook group:


Follow our RMHS PTSA President on Twitter: @RMHS_PTSA


The Hispanic Parent Community Facebook page can be found here:


Want to receive RMBC morning announcements? You can do so by emailing:

Additional Information

Child Abuse and Neglect information for volunteers. Read it here!


Find out information about Anaphylaxis Awareness in a letter sent to parents this summer. 


Updates on Radon Testing at RMHS. Read the letter from Mr. Monteleone about our final test results. 


We are an asbestos free school building. Find out more here


New information on Body Worn Cameras has been shared by MCPS. Find out more by clicking on the links (English and Spanish versions).



Bylaws Committee Reports

MCPS Computer/Network Use and Cyber Safety

Please click here to watch an interview with Mr. Larry Wong, Supervisor, Information Assurance and Risk Management, and Alex Bazan, former SGA President, regarding MCPS computer/network usage expectations and cyber safety for students. This video was shown to all RMHS students on August 27, 2013.

Good Digital Parenting

Additional PTA Organizations

MCCPTA (The Montgomery County Council of Parent-Teacher Associations)
Maryland PTA 
National PTA

PTSA Meeting Minutes Archive

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