General Information About the PTA

Local PTAs.....

  • Link with the state and national PTA organization forming a nationwide network of members working on behalf of all children and youth
  • PTAs serve as a type of forum where parents, teachers, administrators, and other concerned adults discuss ways to promote quality edcation, strive to expand the arts, encourage community involvement, and work for a healthy environment and safe neighborhoods
  • Because of its connection to state and national PTAs, local PTAs are a valuable resource to the school community with access to programs that benefit, children, youth, and their families
  • Due to recognition and size are able to influence formulation of laws, policies, and practice (education or legislative)