We wanted to start off by saying thank you to all who were able to make it to our Annual Meeting this month! If you were not able to attend, we understand how crazy life can be, especially during this time. Below you will find a recap of the meeting and don’t forget to check out the award winners!
Click here to view the slideshow presentation we put together to honor the Local Unit, Membership and Volunteer award winners this year! If you are interested in participating in Reflections next year, the theme is “I Matter Because…” and you can email email@example.com for more information! Stay tuned for virtual informational meeting in June.
The Resolution of the Massachusetts Parent Teacher Association (PTA) Stop the Youth Vaping and E-Cigarette Epidemic shown here was passed.
The Massachusetts PTA officers for the 2020-2022 term were elected and installed! They will take office on July 1, 2020.
- Madison Estes, President
- Karen DeRoche, President-Elect
- Kathersha Cureton, VP of Leadership
- Fran Guardabascio, Treasurer
- Cate DeCosta, Secretary
The fiscal year 2019 audit was presented and placed on file.
Check out the program book to see some of the work that Massachusetts PTA did this year and see what great achievements the award winners accomplished! Maybe next year your unit can or will be recognized for its accomplishments!
We thank you all for your continued support of Massachusetts PTA and are so thankful for your dedication to our mission “to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.” Don’t forget to check out all the fabulous resources National PTA has to offer on their website: www.pta.org.
Stay safe, and stay well! We hope to “see” you again in the near future!
Congratulations to all of our participating and award-winning student artists! All designated Award of Excellence winners have been advanced to the National Qualifying Round. National PTA will announce winners on May 1, 2020.
|Intermediate||Award of Excellence||Tenley||Ferreira||Rehoboth PTSA||This Is Me|
|Award of Merit||Ritisha||Choudhury||Hopkinton PTA||Look Within and Find Your Voice|
|Intermediate||Award of Excellence||Lorelei||Johnson||Hopkinton PTA||Control|
|Intermediate||Award of Excellence||Annabelle||Findlen||Hopkinton PTA||Hidden Just Like Us|
|Award of Merit||Aundraya||Pinho||Rehoboth PTSA||You Are Pretty|
|Middle School||Award of Excellence||Evan||Fitzpatrick||Hopkinton PTA||I am an Exclamation Point!|
|Award of Merit||Caraline||Corvi||Rehoboth PTSA||True Beauty|
|Award of Merit||Rowan||Whittaker||Rehoboth PTSA||The Anchor|
|High School||Award of Excellence||Owen||Fitzpatrick||Hopkinton PTA||An Open Letter to S.E. Hinton|
|Intermediate||Award of Excellence||Annie||Reed||Rehoboth PTSA||Melody of Spring|
|Award of Merit||Evelyn||Cooper||Rehoboth PTSA||Dreamy|
|Middle School||Award of Excellence||Ellie||Power||Hopkinton PTA||To The Ground|
|Primary||Award of Excellence||Evan||Bomes||Rehoboth PTSA||The Life Within|
|Award of Merit||Madison||Bomes||Rehoboth PTSA||The Colors Within|
|Intermediate||Award of Excellence||Gemma||Maleshefski||Monson PTSA||Winter|
|Middle School||Award of Excellence||Ryan||Bomes||Rehoboth PTSA||The Beauty Within Nature|
|Award of Merit||Cole||Gifford||Rehoboth PTSA||Soaring High|
|High School||Award of Excellence||Isabelle||Simes||Hopkinton PTA||Hopeful Sunrise|
|Award of Merit||Caiden||Bodak||Monson PTSA||Looking Deeper|
|Award of Merit||Liam||Hedspeth||Monson PTSA||Looking Within|
|Primary||Award of Excellence||Macy||Frissell||Rehoboth PTSA||Look Within Yourself|
|Award of Merit||Myles||Angley||Nathaniel Morton PTA||Snowy Day|
|Award of Merit||Kellen||Dietrich||Rehoboth PTSA||ME|
|Award of Merit||Isla||DiPalma||Rehoboth PTSA||Happy Isla|
|Intermediate||Award of Excellence||Anna||Power||Hopkinton PTA||Little Painter|
|Award of Merit||Jasper||Best||Rehoboth PTSA||The Best Family|
|Award of Merit||Olivia||Wiedenmann||Hopkinton PTA||What She Thinking|
|Middle School||Award of Excellence||Benjamin||Bogosian||Rehoboth PTSA||Character Traits Within Me|
|Award of Merit||Juliet||Findlen||Hopkinton PTA||Defining Myself|
|Award of Merit||Audrey||Johnson||Hopkinton PTA||Look Within|
|High School||Award of Excellence||Adrianna||Perry||Monson PTSA||Still Life Competition|
Saturday, March 28, 2020
Join us for “Look Within” reflection and celebration!
PTA has a long and proud history. Join us on March 28, 2020 at the Wylie Inn and Conference Center in Beverly, MA as we celebrate that history and look forward to the challenges and opportunities of the future. Meet our National PTA Representative. Visit with our exhibitors.
- Member pricing is $50.00 each
- Dinner only (6-9pm) is $25.00 each
Click here to register as a guest attendee.
Dear Prospective Exhibitors and Sponsors,
It is our pleasure to welcome you to the 2019 Massachusetts PTA Health Summit, Facing The Challenges Of Mental Health Issues: Children, Schools, Families and our Communities!!
No matter who you are, a member, friend, sponsor, supporter or volunteer, you are guaranteed to find this event, and its topics so enlightening that you will want to not only get involved with, but most importantly, will want to share with others!
The Massachusetts Parent Teacher Association (Mass PTA) is truly excited about inviting you to partner with us on this wonderful summit that will be held on Thursday, September 26th, 2019 at the Conference Center at Waltham Woods, 860 Winter St., Waltham, MA. The summit will be filled with an exceptional audience of parents, educators, health and wellness experts, health and civic organizations, community members/leaders, elected officials and our Mass PTA Partners from across the Commonwealth where they will gather to discuss, learn and take action to keep our children, families and communities healthy.
Massachusetts PTA represents hundreds of PTA Local units and members across this Commonwealth. We are dedicated to promoting effective health education programs and services in schools, families and communities in order to offer children, youth and families the skills, tools and abilities they need to make healthy choices.
A large attendance is expected to participate in this summit, including our colleagues from the greater New England PTA States. We know that you can enrich this opportunity as well as learn from it. Again this year, we will be having participants and guests from National PTA. Your exhibits, presentations, and support are all very valuable to the Massachusetts PTA. We hope you will join us at the Massachusetts PTA 2019 Health Summit: Facing The Challenges Of Mental Health Issues: Children, Schools, Families and our Communities .
In addition to our Vendors/Exhibitors, we are also welcoming you, your organization and/or your business to Sponsor this conference. This is a tremendous opportunity to demonstrate your encouragement and efforts to support the health and well-being of our children, families and communities not only in Massachusetts but also across the greater New England States.
Your sponsorship of our 3rd Massachusetts PTA Health Summit, Facing The Challenges Of Mental Health Issues: Children, Schools, Families and our Communities will provide the critical funding needed to sustain our health and wellness programs which will help us continue to promote effective health education programs and services in schools, families and communities in order to offer children, youth and families the skills, tools and abilities they need to make healthy choices. Enclosed please find more information about Massachusetts PTA and our multiple Sponsorship, Exhibitor and Advertising opportunities that we have available. Please feel free to contact me at 617-851-5382 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any further questions. We look forward to continuing or developing a partnership with your organization and welcoming you into the Massachusetts PTA Family!
Jacqueline M. Coogan,
Mass PTA Health, Safety and Wellness Chairperson
Mass PTA Board Member