Welcome to Martin Luther King School PTA!
MLK's Annual St. Jude Children's Cancer Research
MLK is having it's 11th annual MATH-a-THON to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Another way MLK community is participating in community service by raising money for research to benefit and care for very ill children.
To participate in the MAtH-a-THON children need to return the permission slip by March 26th. Booklets will be ordered only for children who returned a permission slip.
April 20th Booklets & collection Envelopes will be handed out to children who are participating.
MATH-a-THON runs the week of April 23-27th.
All donations are due in CHECK for only, no later than May 4th. (All checks made payable to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital)
You can find the permission slip on our parent resources page.
Any questions on this community service initiative can be directed to Mrs. Vallely who is coordinating the MATH-a-THON. Mrs. Vallely has been conducting the MATH-a-THON for the last 10 years! This will be her 11th year of supporting St. Jude Children's MATH-a-THON, let's make this one of the best years for the MATH-a-THON! MLK has raised to date over $68,000 for St. Jude Children's Hospital! MLK's hope & goal for this year is to pass$70,000 to date.
MLK PTA Announcements
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Membership Enrollment is underway, more information about joining online & membership forms can be found here or at MY PTA, under the membership tab. 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.
To sign up to volunteer for events sponsored by the PTA at school click here, we utilize the online organizer Signup.com to allow volunteers to see real time availability, volunteer opportunities are added as needed for events.
Celebrate your child's birthday in style by announcing their birthday on the electronic sign! Forms can be found here. Please send in at least 2 weeks before your child's birthday to guarantee it is displayed on time.
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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.