National PTA Schools of Excellence
National PTA is pleased to recognize 173 schools and PTAs from across the country as 2016-2018 National PTA Schools of Excellence for their leadership and accomplishments nationwide in building strong, effective family-school partnerships. The schools and PTAs represent 31 states and one Department of Defense school in Germany.
Read the success stories in the 2016 School of Excellence Report.
Celebrating the 2016 Phoebe Apperson Hearst Award Recipients
The Phoebe Apperson Hearst Awards—named after National PTA co-founder Phoebe Apperson Hearst—is the highest honor presented by the association to select School of Excellence recipients. These awardees are recognized for demonstrating why it’s beneficial for students, the PTA, and the entire school community to focus on strengthening family-school-community partnerships.
2016 Phoebe Apperson Hearst Award recipients are:
- Grafenwoehr Elementary PTA (Dept. of Defense Education Activity School, Germany) – Phoebe Apperson Hearst Outstanding Family-School Partnership Awar
- Centennial Campus Magnet Middle School PTSA (Raleigh, N.C.) – Phoebe Apperson Hearst Family-School Partnership Award of Merit
- New Century Technology High School PTSA (Huntsville, Ala.) – Phoebe Apperson Hearst Family-School Partnership Award of Merit