Wade King PTA supports...
Extracurricular & Family Fun Activities—such as the Talent Show & World Tour.Teacher Support—A PTA grant for classroom supplies and field trip expenses for each teacher.
Enrichment—administering and offsetting the cost of field trips, Chess, Art, Math Olympiad, Chinese culture & language, etc.
Technology—supplemental technology and tools that fall outside district budgets (eg, Lego robotics)Fundraising—How to pay for it all? Our annual Globe Trot raised over $28,000 last year to support PTA programs and school needs. PTA also manages ongoing fundraising like SCRIP, Box-Tops, & Campbell's Labels for Education. But there are many more general PTA advantages, not unique to Wade King.
Get Connected. There’s no better way to know what’s happening in your school. Easy ways to stay connected: subscribe to RSS feeds from this site and Facebook updates.
Discover Great Resources. The PTA offers a variety of programs designed for parents as well as students.
Tap into a Network. PTA functions are opportunities to meet other parents and teachers, building rapport and discussing issues that are on your mind. You can share ideas, concerns, and experiences.
Watch Yourself Grow. By volunteering with your PTA, you put your skills and hobbies to use for a noble cause—your child and all children in the community.
Speak Up. PTA can be a way for you to more effectively suggest change at your child’s school.
Be part of the solution, help make positive changes. Membership dues also support our state and national PTA Organizations for child and youth legislative representation providing a voice to larger issues affecting all school communities.
Be a Role Model. Demonstrate to your child the importance you place on education.
Enjoy Substantial Benefits. Individuals and local units can take advantage of membership benefits including discounts and offers from benefit providers and sponsors, magazine subscriptions, leadership training, e-newsletters and much more. To see a full list of benefit providers, go to the national PTA and Washington State PTA websites.
Download a copy of our membership form (see below) and return the completed form to the school office or contact one of our Membership Vice-Presidents, for more information. Options include: