• Parent Teacher Associations

    • advocate for students and families
    • update parents and families about the school
    • plan and run activities for parents and families

    PTAs can support schools in a number of ways, including: 

    • hosting parent workshops
    • organizing activities for families—both academic and social
    • raising funds
    • running volunteer events

    Members

    All of the following are automatically members of their school’s PTA:

    • Parents
    • Step-parents
    • Legally appointed guardians
    • Foster parents 
    • Persons in parental relation

    Officers

    Officers of a PA/PTA are responsible for the PTA budget, events and activities. Officers are elected by membership annually.