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- The largest child advocacy volunteer association in America.
- A non-profit education organization seeking to unite home, school and community on behalf of children and youth.
- Coordinates programs statewide on behalf of children and youth.
- Represented on state committees and commissions dealing with children and youth.
- Organizes volunteer leaders to represent PTSA views in local, state and national legislatures.
- Works tirelessly for the education, health and safety of all children.
- Non-commercial, non-sectarian and non-partisan: It does not endorse commercial enterprises or political candidates.
- To support and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools, in the community and before governmental bodies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children.
- To assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children.
- To encourage parent and public involvement in the public schools of this nation.
Goals of PTSA
- To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community and place of worship.
- To raise the standards of home life.
- To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth.
- To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.
To develop between educators and the general public united efforts that will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social and spiritual education.
In New York State, more than 385,000 parents, grandparents, teachers, students, caregivers, school and government officials belong! Anyone who cares about children can belong to PTSA. Membership in a local unit is all-inclusive and automatically gives you membership in the State and National PTSA. It also entitles you to a broad selection of programs and services that would otherwise be unavailable to local parent groups.