What Does It Mean to be a National PTA School of Excellence?
National PTA School of Excellence recognition program opens the lines of communication and critical thinking within school communities to make data-driven decisions that yield positive, long-term results. Schools of Excellence are committed to fostering partnerships between local PTAs and schools to enrich the educational experience and overall well-being for all students.
The School of Excellence Progam...
Provide a framework for PTAs to identify and implement best practices in family engagement to strengthen family-school partnerships.
Build inclusive and welcoming school communities where all families contribute to enriching the educational experience and overall well-being for all students.
Help PTAs attract new, action-oriented PTA members who want to focus on the issues that affect our children the most.
Provide step-by-step guidance and networking opportunities for PTAs to gain support and feedback, identify and reach goals and earn recognition.
Celebrate designees and top Phoebe Apperson Hearst awardees as national leaders in building effective family-school partnerships, which opens up additional honors and opportunities.