Member Perks

LEGOLAND Florida offers exclusive PTA member discounts! You can save more than 50% off the regular price. Must be reserved and pre-paid by credit card.  Please note:  this link takes you to Legoland Florida’s ticket site to purchase tickets. Please check your tickets for correct information before leaving their ticket site. Purchase reduced price tickets by…

Scholarships + Grants

Scholarship Opportunities Each year, Florida PTA offers graduating High School Seniors scholarship opportunities. Florida PTA raises funds at our events, solicits donations, as well as monies from the Honorary State Life Memberships, to support the Scholarship Fund.  Donations can be made at any time. Please click here for detailed information and to apply. Grant Opportunities…

FAQs

Florida PTA Frequently Asked Questions Download the PDF version Awards Q: Where do I find the award applications? A: Go to floridapta.org, under the PTA Leaders tab you will find the easy to complete Award Applications. Q: How do I submit an award application? A: It is easy to submit applications. Go to floridapta.org, PTA…

Officers

Officers Each PTA is required to have at least a President, Secretary, and Treasurer. *Immediately upon completion of the election of officers, you must submit your officer information using the New and Returning Officers Form online (link below).  If you have questions, please email info@floridapta.org. New and Returning Officers Form: CLICK HERE FOR ONLINE FORM…

Committee Chairs

General Information for All Committee Chairs Committees are the practical and democratic way of involving the membership in attaining PTA goals. The work and goals of each local unit determine the number and nature of the committees necessary for that unit. All associations need the basic committees, such as parent involvement, programs, budget, membership, legislation,…

Bylaws

Bylaws Bylaws of the PTA determine its structure and provide specific regulations by which its affairs are governed.  Bylaws are an IRS Rule to be a 501(c)(3) entity. The bylaws define or explain the rules under which the PTA functions. They protect the group from error and guide it to efficient service. The PTA unit…

Running Your PTA

National PTA Back to School Kit To receive the National PTA Back to School Kit, after registering your officers for the current school year, go to the National PTA website, www.pta.org to register for the kit from National PTA. (direct link) Florida PTA Kit of Materials The Florida PTA Kit of Materials will be sent…

Family / Community Engagement

Family / Community Engagement Family and Community engagement in the education, health, safety, and general well-being of our children and youth is at the heart of PTA.  When families, schools, and communities work effectively together, engagement becomes a powerful tool that boosts student achievement and better prepares our children to lead healthy, happy, and productive…

Training

Helping parents learn about Standards and Assessments Advocacy Training Available Now! Would your PTA or community group like to receive training on how to be better advocates?  You don’t have to wait for our summer Leadership Convention to receive training from Florida PTA.  Our trainers are available throughout the year for 15 minute to one…

Sunshine State

Be A Voice – Join the Sunshine State PTSA! Add your voice to the 300,000+ Florida PTA members. Sunshine State PTA is a unique PTA chartered by the Florida Parent Teacher Association. This PTA/PTSA expands the access for PTA/PTSA membership to those who may have little or no contact with a local PTA/PTSA. It is…