The Parent Teacher Association (PTA), the nation’s first parent group in schools, has promoted safety, education, and health of children and families for more than 100 years. The Abernethy PTA focuses on reducing class size, building community and providing enrichment programs for the students. Becoming a member of the PTA is encouraged and gives you the opportunity to vote on the PTA budget and important decisions regarding the school.
Dues for one - year PTA memberships include $2.25 for National PTA, $6.25 for Oregon PTA and $1.00 for Portland PTA.
Basic Member: $11 - one individual membership/one vote
Family Member: $22 = two individual memberships/two votes
To join the Parent/Community Listserv email your subscription request directly to: firstname.lastname@example.org
New Family Connections (Kindergarten Outreach)
This Committee works to make sure that our community knows what a great school we have. In addition to helping create this website, the Kindergarten and Community Outreach Committee does outreach to prospective Kindergarten families and organizes the annual Kindergarten Round-Up.
Contacts: Ericka Morgan and Cressa Schuster Cecily Murray and Helen Rabold