Welcome to Martin Luther King School PTA!

MLK PTA Announcements

Welcome to the 2020-21 School Year! We look forward to this adventure together!

Make sure you are receiving MLK PTA emails by clicking the Parent Contact Information button! You don't want to miss out on needed information!

Membership Enrollment is underway, more information about joining online can be found here or at MY PTA, under the membership page. Joining the PTA does NOT require you to volunteer or commit to anything. Although we love volunteers, it is NOT MANDATORY for PTA members to volunteer. (Due to the COVID19 volunteers are not allowed into the building at this time).

Joining the PTA most importantly supports us financially to help fund the school activities we provide, PTA for your child.

Celebrate your child's birthday with a twist! Mrs. Arnold will announcing their birthdays in a shout out each week, featured in PTA email & your child will receive a postcard in the mail! More information can be found here. Please fill out form at least 2 weeks before your child's birthday to guarantee it gets processed in time.

2020- MLK Elem, NJ Parent Flyer.pdf

School Shop & support MLK PTA!

PTA has joined with School Box Tools to provide families a safe and easy way to shop for next year's school supplies! The grade lists have all the required items needed for your child's grade, (there are a few exceptions, see teacher note). You can pick and choose which supplies to get and they will be delivered to your home! Order early to ensure receiving before school starts. The quantities shown is the quantity requested by the grade. We hope this helps your family in getting the correct items and in a safe manner.

Volunteer Opportunities

Would you like to make new friends, be in the school showing your support or showing your child that helping others is important? Volunteering with the PTA is one way to do that. Whether a hour or a a few hours, you can help make a difference at MLK. Click on the Signup.com button to see what opportunities you can help with!

Thanks for your support!

PTA Calendar

Be in the know of what's happening... school calendar, PTA events & reminders...




NEW! You can now use the Amazon app to shop AmazonSmile! Update your app, go to settings and click Smile and enable. Now even easier to donate to MLK!

Get started at smile.amazon.com you will be prompted to select a charitable organization, select Martin Luther King Elementary School & that's it!


The PTA is partnering with the School Librarian to bring much needed books into the school library for our MLK Students. Parents can also do their part! You can purchase books through the MLK AMAZON LIBRARY WISH LIST. Any books purchased will be sent to the school and added to the library. To visit the wish list CLICK HERE

Who we are...

Martin Luther King School PTA is a nonprofit organization whose membership includes parents, teachers and staff of Martin Luther King Elementary School, and is also a member of the NATIONAL PTA, and the NEW JERSEY PTA.

MLK PTA supports the following objectives:

  • To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community and cultural heritage.

  • To raise the standards of home life.

  • To secure adequate laws for the care and the protection of children and youth.

  • To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.

  • To develop united efforts between educators and the general public that will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social and cultural education to grow leaders of tomorrow.