Illinois PTA is currently conducting a mid-year recruitment drive. We have increased our membership by 7 membership by 7 members in the past 2 weeks! Let's keep the momentum going by winning the 100% Membership Award, an award given to a PTA who has 1 member for every student at the school. Memberships are per person, not per family. Click here to purchase your membership online.

IT'S ELECTION TIME!

  • EXECUTIVE BOARD 


Sarah Royster

President


Arron Fulbright

Vice-President

Fundraising Committee


Karmen Word

Secretary


Kelli Denard

Treasurer 

Labels Program Coordinator


Shari Davis

Membership Chairperson


Agnes Juarez

Staff Representative


Daniel Perry

Principal

MEETING DATES 2016-2017

Meetings start at 6 p.m. 


Tuesday, September 20, 2016

​Tuesday, December 6, 2016 (Sloppy Science for the kids)

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 (Officer elections)

EDUCATION NEWS

Click here to find out McDade Classical's budget for next school year.


Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) are here!

You can order Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States from NAP.edu, read it online or download the PDF for free. You really only need the DCIs (Disciplinary Core Ideas) if you're a parent. There is also an app in the App Store as well as one for Common Core.


NEW INFORMATION FOR READING NWEA SCORE REPORTS


Download the MAP ​overview for teachers and school leaders (parents are included in the audience this report is intended for). Visit this website to download the report: MAP Overview for Teachers and School Leaders.




McDade Classical PTA board members are elected for a 2-year term. Please click on the document below to submit your letter of interest. All documents must be received by Thursday, March 9, 2017. Nominations are also taken from the floor on the day of election (April 18, 2017). You must be a McDade Classical PTA member by March 17, 2017 to run for any office.

ILLINOIS PTA CONVENTION

MID-YEAR RECRUITMENT DRIVE

PTA members, you make your voice heard by Illinois PTA and National PTA representing you on the issues that matter to you most. At this year's Illinois PTA Convention (April 7-8 in Naperville). This is your chance to choose who will be representing you. Visit Illinois PTA's website for more information and to register. Early registration ends March 24th.