About the PTA


What is the PTA?
As the largest volunteer child advocacy association in the nation, National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) provides teachers and families with a powerful voice to speak on behalf of every child and the best tools to help their children be safe, healthy and successsful in school and in life.

What does Ocee PTA do?
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Provides Educational Enrichment for Every Child
  • Purchases agendas for all students 1st-5th
  • Promotes reading through the Accelerated Reader program, purchasing the software and managing the program
  • Supports STEAM initiatives through quarterly Science X labs and Family Science Night
  • Encourages children to express their creativity through Reflections and Young Authors programs
  • Brings cultural arts programming to the school, including concerts and special speakers
  • Brings seminars on parenting and education to support parents in helping their children
  • Built and maintains the school garden 

Provides Resources to our School, Teachers and Staff
  • Provides funds to teachers for classroom supplies
  • Purchases technology for classrooms and media center
  • Maintains landscaping and beautification of school
  • Purchases instruments, supplies and equipment for our specials teachers
  • Holds staff and teacher appreciation events throughout the year
  • Offers mini-grants to teachers to fund projects which enhance student learning.

Builds Community for a Stronger School
  • Hosts family events like Movie Night, Bingo Night, Muffins for Mom and Donuts for Dad
  • Supports needs of community through the Giving Tree and Recycling

How can you help?
At Ocee, we ask you to donate to PTA.  When you give, you provide our children with educational benefits above and beyond what our school system provides.  Each of the programs and events listed above are all made possible by your generous giving!

Don't wait!  Click here to print your PTA donation form now.   Just send your donation and membership form in with your child to school. Incentives are listed on the membership form, if you give $500 or above, reserved parking is yours at most school-wide events.
 
2017-18 PTA DONOR LEVELS
 

Otter $500 
Platinum $250

Gold $125
Silver $75
Bronze $50  
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