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Join PTA For Your Child

National PTA, as directed by its board of directors, provides leadership, programs, support, and resources to its members at all levels of the association. National, state and local PTA are connected—forming a nationwide network of members, working for every child, with one voice.

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Governing Documents



The National PTA bylaws outline the basic purpose and structure of PTA.

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Strategic Plan


This five-year plan builds on our values and reflects the needs and interests of the families and leaders we serve.

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Reports & Financials


View our Annual Report to learn more about how PTA is affecting positive change throughout the country.

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Standards of Affiliation


The policy helps state constituent associations align communications and actions with National PTA’s vision, mission, values, and policies.

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Position Statements & Resolutions


Find where PTA stands on national problems, situations and concerns that affect children and youth.

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More about National PTA



National PTA is composed of 54 state congresses and more than 20,000 local units.

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Diversity & Inclusion Policy


PTAs everywhere must understand and embrace the uniqueness of all individuals.

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Event Calendar


Find out what's happening each month of the year with National PTA.

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