Run Your PTA

Are you looking for help running your PTA? From this area you can access the following: Resource Guide, Forms, Bylaws information, Guides, Leadership Development materials and other items to help you Run Your PTA! Annual Officer Contact Information/Form A Bylaws/Procedures…

Parent Resources

In this section of the website you will find resources on numerous topics for parents pertaining to parent involvement, engaging educators, and helping students.


From this area you can access the following: NYSPTAlert, Advocacy Newsbriefs, Fast Facts, Press Releases and other news items published by NYS PTA!


National PTA Statement on Shooting at Forest High School

One person was injured and a suspect is in custody after a shooting at a high school in Ocala, Florida. This is the second school shooting in Florida this year. Today also marks the 19th anniversary of the horrific shooting at Columbine High School in Colorado.

NYS PTA on the 3-8 English Language Arts Assessments

NYS PTA is in the process of reviewing many reports of issues with Wednesday and Thursday’s  3-8 English Language Arts (ELA) Assessments.

Thank You!

A big THANK YOU to everyone who joined PTA during our Phone-a-thon!

English Language Learners (ELL)

Are you looking for some information on English Language Learners (ELL)? Check out this page for more information… NYS PTA Resources English Language Learners (ELL) Brochure NYS Education Department NYS Education Department ELL/MLL Parent Guide NYS Education Department Office of…

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Family Engagement

Family Engagement is a critical strategy for ensuring students’ academic achievement, graduation from high school and overall success in life. In this regard, National PTA has adopted six Standards for Family-School Partnerships. These Standards provide a framework for strengthening Family Engagement programs, activities and policies.

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