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The 2022-23 National PTA Reflections Theme Search Is On!

The search is on to find the 2022-2023 National PTA Reflections Theme. One exceptional concept will be chosen to inspire thousands of students across the nation and in American schools overseas to create original works of art in dance, film, literature, music, photography and visual arts. The National PTA Theme Search Contest Winner receives $100 and recognition at the Annual National PTA Convention. (You can visit  https://www.pta.org/home/programs/reflections/awards for information about this award and last year’s theme search winner.) As a PTA, you should distribute the contest form and list of prior themes to your students and collect the responses and

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Seeking Nominations for Officers of the Delaware PTA

The Nominating Committee is currently seeking candidates to fill the following positions for officers of the Delaware PTA: The following positions are available:  President Elect (Vice President), Vice President of Membership, Secretary, Treasurer and Regional Vice Presidents II, IV, VI, and VIII.  Below you will find the link to fill out a nomination form for each candidate.  When submitting a name into nomination you should have the nominee’s permission. If you have any questions, please email nominations@delawarepta.org. NOMINATIONS FORM

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2019-2020 Delaware Reflections Winners

Delaware PTA is excited to announce the 2019-20 Reflections Winners and Honorees. This year’s art theme was ‘‘Look Within’.  The winner in each category will be competing at the National PTA level.   National PTA winners will be announced on May 1, 2019.  You may see the complete list at PTA.org/Reflections in the “Gallery and Awards” section on that date.  Winners and honorable mention participants will be recognized at an awards ceremony at the Delaware PTA Convention on Saturday, May 2nd at Delcastle Technical High School (1417 Newport Rd, Wilmington, DE 19804). 2019-20 Reflections State Results

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Calling all Reflections Chairs!

It’s that time of year again for local units to start organizing their Reflections programs with their schools. This year’s theme is “Look Within”. Delaware PTA has important information, including dates and submission deadlines, to get out to all of the units however we do not have the names of Reflections Chairs in most of your Memberhub Accounts. Please go into your Memberhub Account and add your Reflection Chair contact information with your officers listing. (Note: Information will also be sent to Unit Presidents). In the meantime, check out our Reflections page for more information and our Reflections Toolkit for

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National PTA Launches Notes from the Backpack Podcast for Parents

ALEXANDRIA, Va., (Sept. 19, 2019)—National PTA announced today the launch of Notes from the Backpack: A PTA Podcast. The podcast features real conversations with real parents, experts and educators who offer real-life advice, ideas and strategies parents can use to help their children succeed in and out of school. National PTA is launching the podcast in conjunction with its Back-to-School Week. “As parents, we all want the best for our children, and we want for them to get the best education possible. So, we always want to be ‘in-the-know’ and ahead of the curve,” said Leslie Boggs, president of National PTA. “National PTA is

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Announcing the 2019 Delaware PTA Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2019 Delaware PTA scholarships! They have each received a $500 scholarship. Brendan Chellew is a 2019 graduate of St. George’s Technical HS, where he studied Technical Drafting. He played Varsity Lacrosse for four years and is a member of the National Honor Society. He is a Boy Scout with Troop 301 and recently finished his Eagle Scout project which entailed replacing a fence in Historic Odessa. During his senior year he completed a 6 month co-op job at Dixon Valve in Chestertown, MD as a drafting assistant. He’s excited to become a Hokie at

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