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 ~
KAC PTA Awards Committee is seeking nominations for Outstanding Individuals. Nominations will be accepted through February 14. More information: KAC Awards
You are invited to the 2014 KAC PTA Founder’s Day Dinner on March 21, 2014 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at Kentridge High School. RSVP by March 3, 2014. More information found: Founder’s Day 2014
We have a new 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. The next meeting is on February 24th. There are no general membership meetings in December, June and July.
~ Region 9 News ~
PTA & the Law Class coming soon – Date to be determined.
~ Washington State PTA News ~
Congratulations to Cedar Valley PTA 9.7.5 for receiving an Applegate Grant from Washington State PTA.
2014 Legislative Focus Day – February 4, 2014
Deadline for Washington State PTA Awards is March 1st. Applications for Leadership Academy, Standards of Excellence, Outstanding Newsletter, Outstanding Website, Communication, Honor Unit, etc are all due by March 1st. More information and applications can be found in the Leadership Resources section on the Washington State PTA website.
Encourage students at your schools to participate in the PTA Men’s Essay Contest. Deadline for entries is March 1st.
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For more than 100 years PTA has been a relevant resource for parents and at the forefront of issues concerning children.