PLEASE HELP!!! The Ann Murray PTA Clothing Bank needs your generous financial support to purchase uniforms for the Ann Murray PTA Clothing Bank.  BCCPTA volunteers will be on hand to distribute uniforms to our in need students and families on August 22nd from 9am-12 noon at our Lauderdale Manors and Apollo Middle School  locations. We are asking that you support this cause by sending your donation payable to BCCPTA and send:
Broward County Council PTA/PTSAs,
600 SE Third Avenue, 2nd Floor,
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Attention: Robert Mayersohn.
 


Broward Leadership Training.
S
aturday, September 12, 2015 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm at Piper High School.
Plea
se visit the leadership tab for more information. PLEASE RSVP!!!


Apollo Middle School Receives Family and Community Involvement Award
Congratulations to Apollo Middle School for receiving the 2015 Family and Community Involvement Award by the Florida Department of Education and Florida Parent Teacher
Association (PTA). Apollo Middle was one of 10 Florida schools honored by Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart and Florida PTA President Mindy Haas with the Family and Community Involvement Award during the 2015 Florida PTA Leadership Convention at Innisbrook Resort & Golf Club in Palm Harbor, FL, July 16 – 19, 2015. Apollo Middle was recognized for successful implementation of its Parent 2 Parent Connection program that encourages increased family and community engagement.


BCCPTA will be on summer vacation from July 1st to August 1st. Some board members might be working during this time but others will be vacationing. To ALL OUR PTA members have a great summer!!!!

New and Returning Officers Form - Required for all Local Units (please also complete the state form)
Broward County Council successfully implemented the Urban Family Engagement Network grant. For information, click here.

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Our Mission

To make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to  advocate for all children.




Our Vision

BCCPTA/PTSAs will continue to make health, education and welfare of the children the first priority on our agenda.  Our membership and leadership will reflect the diversity of the county we represent.  We will respond to the needs of our members with appropriate programs and services with a refined governance structure, fiscally sound practices and with strong, well-trained leadership.  We will increase the number and commitment of our members with measurable results and accountability.  Positive social change will occur through BCCPTA/PTSA involvement in child advocacy, parenting education and partnering of education.



  PTA Values

Collaboration: We work in partnership with a wide array of individuals and organizations to accomplish our agreed-upon goals.

Commitment: We are dedicated to promoting children’s health, well-being, and educational success through strong parent, family, and community involvement.

Accountability: We acknowledge our obligations. We deliver on our promises.

Respect: We value our colleagues and ourselves. We expect the same high quality of effort and thought from ourselves as we do from others.

Inclusivity: We invite the stranger and welcome the newcomer. We value and seek input from as wide a spectrum of viewpoints and experiences as possible.

Integrity: We act consistently with our beliefs. When we err, we acknowledge the mistake and seek to make amends.

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