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    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 worship.

          * 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 education.