TAKE A BREAK FROM THE DAILY GRIND. YOU'LL BE SURRISED HOW GOOD IT FEELS TO GIVE BACK.
Time after time research has proven that a parent’s involvement in their child’s school results in higher test scores and better grades, a more socially responsible child, improved behavior, more regular school attendance and they are more likely to go on to college and receive a higher education.
More advantages to joining the PTA:
◦ Get connected. There’s no better way to know what’s happening at BES and to meet parents, teachers, and staff.
◦ Discover great resources. The PTA offers a variety of programs designed for parents as well as students.
◦ Share your opinion and be heard. We are always looking for new ideas. Let's hear yours!
◦ Personal growth. Through volunteerism, you put your skills and hobbies to use for a noble cause—your child and all children in your community.
◦ Make positive changes to your school. The PTA plays an important role in fundraising to help with curriculum-based teaching aids, cultural arts programs, and BES community events.
◦ Be a role model. Demonstrate to your child the importance you place on education by participating in the PTA.