PTA 
10.01.14
Parent Teacher Association
  ABOUT PTA
  Purpose
 
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 such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.
 
 
  Vision Statement
Making every child's potential a reality by establishing the New York State Congress of Parents and Teachers, Inc. (NYS PTA) as the premier association for parent involvement and advocacy for all children.
 
Mission Statement
The overall purpose of the PTA is to make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communitites to advocate for all children.
 
We believe:
 
Every child deserves to have his/her basic needs met.
 
Every child deserves an education designed to meet the child's needs.
 
Public education is the appropriate forum to prepare children for participation in a democratic society.
 
Every child deserves our continued commitment to advocacy.
 
PTA will take the lead in parent involvemment by training parents to be partners in education.
 
PTA will take the lead in promoting the value of parent involvement with the community and educational partners.
 
We are responsible for identifying, understanding, and meeting the needs of our diverse membership.
 
Educators are an integral part of our association.
 
Education and leadership training and self-evaluation are essential at all   levels.
 
Programs and materials should be provided to enhance parenting skills.

Challenging oneself leads to growth.

The Pomona Middle School PTA meetings, unless otherwise indicated, will be held in the school Library at 7:00 PM on every second Wednesday of the month. Those dates are as follows:

October 8
November 12
December 10
January 14
February 11
March 11
April 15