In addition to providing effective solutions for positive changes at your school, one of the numerous benefits of PTA are resources and programs designed for parents, teachers and students, as well as helping to provide effective solutions for positive changes at your child’s school. 


National Programs

Explore the Arts

Students create original works of art in response to a theme. Categories include dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography, and visual arts.

Inspire S.T.E.M. Careers

Deliver access and hands-on exposure to science, technology, engineering and math to families through school and home programs. Grants available for support.

Make Literacy Fun

Explore interactive approaches that engages the whole family in reading activities. Given parents a deeper understanding of the simple ways they can support literacy.

Understand Digital Wellness 

Support parenting in the digital age and strives to help children act safely, responsibly and thoughtfully online. Grants available for support. 

Build Inclusive Communities

Make a year-long commitment to identify and implement an action plan for school improvement in this data-driven recognition program. Honor opens grant opportunities.


Improve Health, Wellness 

Offer educational resources and engagement opportunities that inform students and families on ways to make better-informed health decisions. 

Virginia Programs

Encourage Healthy Eating

Students practice healthy eating habits by submitting their original, healthy recipes for competition. Categories include breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert and snack.

Promote Responsibility, Leadership

Foster a sense of citizenship and responsibility in the lives of our children – tomorrow’s leaders, though a writing an essay. Cash prize is awarded to winner.