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Call for Nominations

The Nomination Period for new officers for the Delaware PTA State Board is still open for the following positions:   ·         President ·         First Vice President (pending approval of proposed bylaws change) ·         VP of Membership (pending approval of proposed bylaws change) ·         VP of Leadership (pending approval of proposed bylaws change)   In addition to the above-elected positions, we have multiple opportunities to serve on state-level committees.   Click Here For more information on the nominations process and to access the nomination submission form. Completed forms must be submitted on or before 11:59 p.m February 15, 2018. All questions can

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Tony Bennett Shivers, NPTA Board of Directors to a 2018 Annual DPTA Convention

  We are excited to announce that Tony Bennett Shivers, member of the National PTA Board of Directors will be our guest of honor at the 2018 Annual Delaware PTA Convention on April 28, 2018. Tony has a great deal of experience with PTA at all levels, education and non-profit organizations. Attendees will have an opportunity to meet with him and participate in a Leadership workshop that he will facilitate. Click on the image for more information  about Tony!! #ValueinPTA#Fundingourfuture #DPTAconvention18

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Three Delaware PTA Units Recipients of National PTA Grant

For over 120 years, National PTA has been encouraging families to get more involved in their child’s education. So each year, local PTA units from across the country have an opportunity to apply for a grant to help fund activities during Take Your Family To School Week during the month of February. Local units are encouraged to work with their schools and community to plan events designed to promote family engagement and bring families and schools together. We are pleased to announce the following Delaware PTA units have each won a grant from National PTA to fund their Take Your

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Support Delaware Kids Hope Trust

Please join Delaware PTA in supporting the Delaware Kids Hope Trust by signing the petition urging the General Assembly and Governor Carney to allocate the 55 million in unanticipated revenue for these proposed initiatives. You can read all the details of the  Hope-Trust-Full-Plan   as well as Delaware PTA’s statement of support which demonstrates how these proposed initiatives align with the mission and vision of PTA. SIGN THE PETITION TODAY  

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Local PTA Units Recipient of Target Grant

Congratulations to Mount Pleasant Elementary PTA and Maple Lane PTA in the Brandywine School District. Both units applied for and received a $1000.00 grant from Target as part of Target’s commitment to local youth soccer. The grant will support player registration fees, player & field equipment, as well as professional development for volunteer coaches. Just another example of PTAs leveraging community partnerships to support our communities and students. #ValueofPTA

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Reflections Theme Search Winners

We are pleased to announce the following students have been selected as the Reflection Theme Search winners at the state level. We received more than 100 entries this year from a lot of talented students, so it was a tough decision. These entries will be sent to National PTA and judged at the National level. One exceptional theme will be chosen February 1, 2018 to inspire creativity for the 2019-2020 PTA Reflections program theme. Good luck to all participants!   State Level Theme Search Winners Be Your Own Hero….. Anaiya Kahn, Grade 3, North Star Elementary  Believe In Yourself… Paulina Bedolla, Grade 12, Newark

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Exclusive Benefits for Delaware PTA Members

Delaware PTA has partnered with the Orlando Employee’s Discount Program to offer exclusive discounts on Orlando events, theme parks, accommodations and other attractions just for Delaware PTA members. Once you have activated your card, don’t forget, check out this exclusive benefit!!!  

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