NCPTA Office Closure

The NCPTA office will be closed on Thursday, January 18, 2018, due to inclement weather.

NCPTA Office Closure

The NCPTA office will be closed on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, due to inclement weather.

NCPTA Board of Directors Adopts Class Size Resolution

NCPTA Board of Directors Adopts Class Size Resolution

On January 4, 2018, the North Carolina PTA Board of Directors adopted a class size resolution.

To read the full text of the resolution and to learn more about other NCPTA and National PTA resolutions, read more.

Updated Lunch and Learn Schedule!

Join NCPTA for our Spring 2018 Lunch and Learns! NCPTA is hosting a series of Lunch and Learns on the topics you want to talk about. Here are the topics:

 

March 8: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Sleep

From babies to high schoolers, sleep is an ever-changing challenge to parents. Join Dr. Jesse Hart of WakeMed Pediatric Practices to talk about all things sleep and sleep hygiene from babies to teens.

May 10: What Every Parent Needs to Know about Concussions

Concussions are a hot topic in sports these days, but it’s so hard to stay abreast of the recommendations. Paul Cohen, MD of WakeMed Health and Hospitals will address the most common parent and child concerns about concussions and how you can keep your child healthy and safe.

June 14: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Starting Kindergarten

Dr. MariaRosa Rangel will address the most common parent and child concerns about the big move to kindergarten and set parents up for success in supporting their student.

Important Details

  • Time: 11:30am-1pm
  • Location: NCPTA Headquarters, 3501 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $20 per Lunch and Learn
  • Lunch will be provided

There is limited seating for the Lunch and Learn Series so register today!

NCPTA Office Hours

The NCPTA office will be operating on a two hour delay on Friday, January 5, 2018, due to inclement weather.

NCPTA Office Closure

The NCPTA office will be closed on Thursday, January 4, 2018, due to inclement weather.

Save the Date for our 2018 Annual Convention!

Save the Date! 

NCPTA’s Annual Convention will be held on May 18-19, 2018 in Wilmington, NC!

Host hotel:
TownePlace Suites Marriott
Rate: $159 per night
Reservation cut off: 4/19/18
Reservations must be cancelled 48 hours prior to arrival to avoid charge. Call 910-332-3326 for reservations.

Click here for more details about this exciting event!

NCPTA Selects Reflections Theme Search Winners!

National PTA Reflections sponsors a student-focused Theme Search Contest annually to determine a future program theme. NCPTA proudly announces the following state-level winners for the Reflections 2019-2020 Theme Search:

“Breaking Boundaries”

Veronika Hartong, William A. Hough High PTSA, Cornelius

“Pieces of Me”

Swara Repala, Jay M. Robinson Middle PTA, Charlotte

“Power of words”

Ameen Zafiruddin, Athens Drive High PTSA, Raleigh

“Curiosity leads to…”

Humairaa Zafiruddin, Athens Drive High PTSA, Raleigh

“Vision of imagination” 

Musa Zafiruddin, Washington GT Elementary PTA, Raleigh

Learn more about the Reflections Art Program.

Reflections Site is Now Open!

The NCPTA Reflections site is now open! Instructions and guidelines are available.

Click here to review the instructions.

Holiday shopping with NCPTA and Barnes & Noble!

NCPTA Partners with Barnes & Noble for Holiday Shopping Event

Keep NCPTA in mind when you’re doing your holiday shopping! NCPTA has partnered with Barnes & Noble for an online and in-store book fair!

Just use the code 12238648 in any North Carolina Barnes & Noble stores on Saturday, December 2, and NCPTA will receive a portion of the proceeds.

It’s a great day to shop!

  • December 2 is an Educator Discount Day, entitling educators to save 25% on many books and other items.
  • Slices of cheesecake in the cafe (where you can also use the code), are only $2.

You can use the code online through December 7!