PTA Mission: To make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
Hello Leaders & PTA Members!
If you haven't done so yet - Register your Unit with the Iowa PTA office. Please click the MemberPlanet logo below to complete the On-Line form.
Scholarship Applications now being accepted
through March 1st.
Call for Nominations & Notice from Nominating Committee: Slate of Officers for 2017-2019 Board
The Iowa PTA Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the following nominees for election at the Annual Convention on April 22nd in Newton.
Slate of officers presented by the Nominating Committee:
Secretary-Treasurer: Hoang Bui
VP Leadership: Johanna Bobenhouse
VP Legislation: Thatcher Williams
VP Membership: Janel McGovern
Additional nominations have been accepted for the following positions as “Running from the Floor” for the following positions:
VP Legislation: Miyuki Nelson
Additional officers are appointed by the board following the Annual Convention. Appointed positions to the Iowa PTA Board include: Legislative Chair, Membership Chair, Reflections Chair, Bylaws Chair, Convention Chair, and Family Engagement Chair. If you are interested in serving in an appointed position, please contact the Iowa PTA office for additional information.
Notice of Proposed Amendments to the
The Iowa PTA Bylaws will be updated at the Annual Convention on April 22nd. Please review the proposed bylaws amendments HERE Please feel free to contact us with questions or concerns about the proposed bylaws updates. Questions or concerns can be addressed to the Iowa PTA office attention bylaws.
The Iowa PTA will be participating in a Day on Capitol Hill. We will be meeting with both State Senators and Representatives. If you are interested in joining us for this event, please contact Cedar Rapids Council President, Janel McGovern for additional details.
REGISTER HERE for this event.
Additionally, Iowa PTA encourages everyone to participate in advocacy efforts on the National Level. For the most up to date information, please visit the National PTA Take Action Page. Here you will find information about legislative policies adopted by National PTA as well as quick steps to contact your Federal Representatives about issues affecting us at home in Iowa.
Remember: YOUR VOICE MATTERS!