• Sumner Elementary PTA Summary

    The Mission of the PTA   

    1. To support and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools and before
      governmental agencies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children
    2. To assist parents in developing skills they need to raise and protect their children
    3. To encourage parent and public involvement in the schools of this nation.


    PTA Purposes

    * To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of

    * 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