PTSA Mission and Goals 

 
Mission:

To create and foster opportunities that enrich and support our students, families, school, and community.

Goals:

  1. Encourage and create opportunities for family involvement in student academic learning and activities.

Objective 1: Provide clear, concise, and timely information to the school community to increase parent participation in PTSA meetings, programs, and events via personal invitation, website, e-news, and postings at school throughout the school year.

Objective 2: Provide Parent Education speakers and communicate district-wide “Parent Ed” opportunities.

Objective 3:  Acknowledge parent volunteers in at least two ways.

  1. Create a partnership with administrators, teachers, and staff to encourage an environment conducive to learning.

Objective 1: Establish and maintain open communication with school administration and staff (e.g., monthly Principal/PTSA meetings, PTSA-ASB Liaison to collaborate with ASB Advisor to coordinate PTSA/ASB activities).

Objective 2: Provide thoughtful consideration of and timely response to all program, activity, and funding requests.

Objective 3: Provide volunteer and funding resources to support PCMS teachers, staff, and activities.

Objective 4: Recognize staff through Staff Appreciation activities.

  1. Encourage opportunities for students to have a voice and advocate on their behalf when they don’t.

Objective 1: Strive for 100% PTSA membership (one adult representative for each student).

Objective 2: Utilize Director of Advocacy to advocate for the health, safety, and well-being of our children.

Objective 3: Keep parents informed and mobilized on legislation and other state and district-wide issues that affect our schools and communities.

  1. Foster unity within our community through socials, meetings, and other events.

Objective 1: Find volunteers from all feeder schools to encourage participation and unity within our school.

Objective 2: Encourage participation in and support of humanitarian/community outreach and special needs efforts.

Objective 3: Promote and support the Issaquah Schools Foundation (financially and via PTSA-ISF Ambassador Board position).