The Kent Area PTA Council (KAC) provides training, information and services to local unit PTA/PTSAs so collectively we can support the education and well-being of every child in the Kent School District. Click here to view our vision, mission and goals. As part of Region 9 our council is affiliated with both the Washington State and National PTAs.
~ What’s New with KACPTA ~
We have a Facebook page. Please check it out, like it and spread the word!
KAC general membership meetings are the fourth Monday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Kent School District Administration Building board room at 12033 SE 256th Street. At our meetings, we provide information, networking and training in a variety of formats for officers of local unit PTA/PTSAs. Our next meeting will be on November 24th. There are no general membership meetings in December, June and July.
Join us for the 30th Presidents & Principals Luncheon on December 8 at ShoWare.
The Kent Area Council Clothing Bank continues to accept donations as we enter the school year. In addition, monetary donations can be made to help with costs of new socks, underwear & school supplies. A volunteer schedule has been set up for all of our local PTA’s. For more information, please check the Clothing Bank page or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
~ Region 9 News ~
- Region 9 PTA and the Law will be held on 10/9/14 at Cascade Middle School in Auburn. Check in will begin at 5:30 PM with the class starting promptly at 6:00 PM. For more information and to register go to: PTA and the Law: Registration. The class max is 100 people so register early.
Please remember that at least one member of your executive committee must take PTA and the Law to complete the training requirement however it is a great class for all of your board and committee chairs. PTA & the Law is a vital training for your entire board and school principal. This training will deal with state & federal rules and regulations for running a charitable, tax-exempt nonprofit corporation and will explain how these rules affect your PTA.
~ Washington State PTA News ~
- Register now for the WSPTA Legislative Assembly. The 2014 WSPTA Legislative Assembly will be held on October 24-25 at the Vancouver Hilton in Vancouver, Washington. Register now at: Legislative Assembly: Registration
- Did you know that the Questions of the Week that are included in each weeks Leadership News can be found on the Washington State PTA website?
~ National PTA News ~
- Family Reading Experience Events: Did you know that there are resources on the National PTA website for Family Reading events? Planning guides, publicity resources, games & activities that can be printed from the website. Check it out!
- National PTA School of Excellence: Check out the National PTA School of Excellence program by National PTA!