The Parent Teacher Association
(PTA) was was founded in 1897 in Washington D.C. The PTA is
the largest child advocacy organization with over 7 million
members nationally and 239,000 members in the state of
The PTA speaks for all children in the state and the
providing a unified presence when action is required on
important issues facing our schools and our students. It also
provides information and support to parents and concerned
community members. The PTA offers the opportunity to serve,
volunteer, and to contribute to the welfare of all children.
Children represent our future. The
PTA offers the opportunity not only to impact your local
community, but to have input in major legislative and policy
issues affecting children throughout the state.
To join a PTA group in your area, please contact the
Anne Arundel County Council of PTAs