Edison School PTA Membership


Why join?

Your time and contributions support many of the activities here at Edison, including art, science and garden docent programs; field trips, assemblies and more.

All Edison parents, teachers and our community members are encouraged to join the Edison PTA. Even your children can be PTA members!

Sign up and donate online or print the membership form and drop it off at the school office.

If you have any membership questions, contact:

What do you get?

  • Membership in the largest all volunteer child advocacy group active for over 100 years

  • Thirty years of academic research has proven kids do better when parents are involved. Grades and test scores are higher. Attendance increases.
  • Voting rights at PTA meetings, participation in critical spending decisions concerning your children
  • Your donations are 100% tax deductible. Edison PTA is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, our EIN is 94-617-2011.

How your contributions helped last year

 Art Docent Program  $2,163
 Assemblies  $4,555
 Computer Paraprofessional  $7,700
 Field Trips  $15,000
 Garden Program  $1,584
 Kindergarten Music Teacher  $4,000
 Recreation Coordination  $5,130
 Safety/Emergency Prep
 $1,527
 School Technology  $25,500
 Teacher Supplies  $11,577

What can you do?

  • Contribute monetarily. Becoming a PTA member does not mean you need to give hours of time that you do not have. Your donation shows your support.

  • Volunteer in your child’s classroom.

  • Come to PTA meetings, share ideas and vote on important issues that affect your children.

  • Volunteer on PTA Committees and special PTA “fun-raising” events.

  • Consider any or all of the above ways to help out our highly-active Edison PTA.  We thank those of you who have been so generous with your time and money.

How to have more impact

  • Make your donation early in the school year. 

  • Ask your employer for a matching donation.

  • Encourage all adult family members to join.