Our programming is supported by several committees. Individual committee chair contact information can be found on the About PTA page.

8th Grade Continuation

Plans, raises funds for, and puts on the 8th grade Continuation party at the end of the school year. The 2018-19 8th Grade Continuation committee is chaired by [NAME]; interested volunteers may contact them at [EMAIL] to express interest in assisting with or coordinating part of the event planning (fundraising, decorations, entertainment, food, setup/cleanup) and be notified of planning meetings.


Proposes and raises funds for projects to improve the appearance of our campus. The committee wrapped up an outdoor improvement initiative, Changing the Face of West Jeff Middle School, in 2017.

Communication and Advocacy

Legislative advocacy (our liaison is Jen Burtis), supports the school accountability committee, PTA promotion (newsletter, signage, social media), and the school PTA website.

Community/Family Engagement

Boo-Hoo/Yahoo breakfast, business memberships, Watch DOGS, welcome committee.


Supports after-school enrichment (currently Jazz Band from October-May), Geography Bee, and Reflections.

Box Tops for Education, "fun"draiser Fridays, restaurant nights, school store, Schoola, seasonal sales (boo bags, holiday store, val-o-grams), turkey trot.

Health & Wellness

Partners with the Mountain Resource Center to impact the culture and energy of our school and community by providing awareness and choices to support positive mental, physical and emotional well-being.


Carnival, movie nights, fall dance, talent show.

School Engagement

Bulletin boards, educator grants, Science Night, Sunshine, teacher appreciation.