PTA Mission and Goals

 

Hollywood Hill PTA Mission Statement:

Hollywood Hill Elementary Parent Teacher Association's mission is to positively impact the lives of all children and families within the Hollywood Hill Community. We strive to support and advocate for our children by partnering with staff, families, and the wider community to create a safe and healthy learning environment for our students, where they can excel personally, academically and socially.  

  PTA is   A POWERFUL VOICE FOR ALL CHILDREN

A RELEVANT RESOURCE FOR FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES , AND

A STRONG ADVOCATE FOR THE EDUCATION AND WELL-BEING OF EVERY CHILD

 

Hollywood Hill PTA Goals:

  • To Build Community and integrate all families into the school
  • To Provide Educational Opportunities and Curriculum Support
  • To Recruit and Empower our Volunteers
  • To Communicate effectively about PTA events and opportunities
  • To Advocate for our Children at a Local Unit, District and State Level
  • To Provide Enrichment Programs and Events
  • To be a financially Stable and Well Managed Organization

 

To Build Community and integrate all families into the school

  • Provide free or low-cost community building events for our students and their families. (back to school social, welcome coffees, skating events, dance week, talent show, art walk, moving up ceremonies...)
  • Support charitable giving with programs such as food drive, Veterans programs, giving tree, clothing drive...
  • Emergency Prep

 

To Provide Educational Opportunities and Curriculum Support

  • support administration's efforts to improve the educational experience at Hollywood Hill by providing educational grants for curriculum improvements such as STEM
  • STEM fair, spelling bee, geography bee, teacher grants, book club, math teams...

To Recruit and Empower our Volunteers

  • Room parent training, Volunteer Appreciation, Golden Acorn Outstanding Advocate and Outstanding Educator Awards, Staff Appreciation

To Communicate effectively about PTA events and opportunities

  • Twice Monthly e-newsletters to parents, teacher newsletters, Facebook, updated website, reader board, bulletin boards and room parent emails

To Advocate for our Children at a Local Unit, District and State Level

  • appoint an Advocacy/Legislative Chair
  • attend Legislative Assembly, Washington State Convention, Focus Day
  • share information about legislative issues via newsletter, on website, Facebook, and at general meetings

To Provide Enrichment Programs and Events

  • Support Arts Education through Art Docent program and after school art enrichment, Marimba and Choir
  • Provide varied after school enrichment opportunities for students
  • provide useful seminars for HH families (parent university)

To be a financially Stable and Well Managed Organization

  • strive for 100% membership (one adult for every student in our school)
  • continue to maintain 100% teacher membership
  • follow State and National best practices, strive for Standard of Excellence
  • Attend training opportunities at the local, regional,  and state levels