• Every Child. One Voice.

    PTA's mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.

    --from National PTA’s Mission Statement page (link)

     

    Thank you for visiting our page! For over 120 years the PTA (Parent Teacher Association) has worked as an advocate for children and schools at the local, state, and national levels. Harrison Park has had a local PTA unit since its construction in 1950. 

     

    PTA is a great way to make a difference in the lives of students and teachers while meeting new people and making new friends. Come be a part of making Harrison Park a vibrant, fun community!  

     

    Harrison Park’s PTA, a 501c3 non-profit,  values diversity and aligns its work with Oregon PTA’s Mission & Values (link). All parents and community members are welcome. We value and need your input and help.  

     

    Examples of projects and programs we support with volunteer effort or fundraising:

    • Student & School advocacy

    • Multicultural Night

    • STEM Night

    • Teacher Appreciation

    • Classroom support (via weekly volunteers)

    • Library Books 

    • OBOB (Oregon Battle of the Books) team

    • Talent Show 

    • School Safety Patrol 

    • School Garden

    • Annual school cleanup work party

    • Winter Carnival

    • Portland Council PTA Clothing Center (link)

    • And more!

     

    To learn more please visit our webpage, our Facebook page or drop by a meeting!  

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    To join, please visit the Oregon PTA membership page and select “Harrison Park School PTA (Portland)” from the Local Unit drop-down menu: https://www.oregonpta.org/membership or fill out and return a membership application: (insert link here) Note that your local membership automatically grants you membership in both Oregon and National PTA as well. 

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    If you have a question or comment, please contact us at: harrisonparkschoolpta@gmail.com