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ESSA/College and Career Readiness Newsletter!

Alex Heath
Winner of the Overall Cooking Video Category
in the 2017 West Virginia PTA Student Healthy Recipe Challenge

Check out his award winning video below!

Thank you to BAYER  for awarding West Virginia PTA a $4000 GRANT to promote STEM!

We are very excited to begin promoting STEM in our state and bring new experiences to children in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math!   
We are proud to be forming the
West Virginia Coalition for
Public Education!

With support from the West Virginia Department of Education,
we are hosting an official SIGNING EVENT for this new coalition! 

Friday, September 22 - 8 am
Fairmont State University!

Look who is supporting the new West Virginia Coalition for Public Education so far!  New organizations are contacting us every day!

AFT – American Federation of Teachers
Families Leading Change
Try This, WV
Our Children Our Future
Parent Action for Wellness
WV Autism Center
WV Healthy Kids and Families Coalition
WV Higher Education Policy Commission
WV Women’s Commission
WV Department of Education
West Virginia PTA
WV Vision Shared
WV Kids Health Partnership
WV Association of Elementary and Middle School Principals

WV Council of Administrators of Special Education
WV Secondary Schools Activities Commission
WV Association of School Nurses
WV Nurses Association
If your organization would like to participate or support our work,
please email takeaction@westvirginiapta.org for more details!


Register Now!
The 2017 Back-To-School Kit has now launched!

The 2017-2018 Back-to-School Kit is up and ready!
 As a hardworking volunteer for your PTA,  we know this year's kit will help make your upcoming school year a complete success!

To register, visit pta.org/btskregister

If you have any questions, feel free to email backtoschool@pta.org. 


Click Here to download application

Click Here to complete online application and payment

National PTA Reflections Winners
Award of Merit Recipients

Angela Rithner, Wellsburg Middle School PTA 
Film Production
Sophia Sacripanti
Jefferson Primary PTA Dance Choreography

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