Running Your PTA
There are many relevant and beneficial resources available to local PTA/PTSA units designed to assist with organization and training. National PTA's Back to School Kit and the SCCPTA provided Month-by-Month Schedule are two great getting started resources. We also provided resource links for related organizations.
National PTA's Back to School Kit
National PTA's digital Back-to-School kit. These easy-to-use quick reference guides will help PTA leaders implement all the important strategies and functions of your PTA. This kit contains resources and leadership tools and is designed to assist your executive team in meeting critical benchmarks and goals to ensure each child's success this school year. You must register to access all areas of the Back-to-School Kit. You can find the REGISTRATION tab on the top right corner of the homepage. The log in is also on the top right corner.
Month-by-Month Schedule - Quick Reference
Local unit PTA/PTSA Presidents will receive a booklet at the Principles and Presidents Breakfast with contact information and a quick reference guide, Month-by-Month Schedule (click to view online).
Recommendations for scheduling PTA, SAC, Open House, and other school-wide meetings and events.
In order to minimize scheduling conflicts and to maximize participation, the following designated weeks of the month should be considered when scheduling meetings and events.
- Elementary Schools - 1st week of the month
- Middle Schools - 2nd week of the month
- High Schools - 3rd week of the month
- Elementary Schools - 4th week of the month