PTA

The Haviland Avenue PTA

Welcome to our web site!  The Haviland Avenue PTA was established in June 1980.  We have many opportunities for interested parents.  If you are new to PTA and would like to become involved and not sure where to start...click on Committee Descriptions.  If you want more information on National PTA click on the logo.

 

 

 

Mission of the PTA

The mission of the PTA is three-fold:
 
 • To support and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools, in the community and before governmental bodies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children;
 
 • To assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children; and
 
 • To encourage parent and public involvement in the public schools of this nation.
 

The Objectives of the PTA
 
To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship.
 
To raise the standards of home life.
 
To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth.
 
To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.
 
To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical mental, social and spiritual education.

 The New Jersey PTA


Executive Board 2017-2018

President Jill Drew
Vice President Dennis Gerst
Treasurer Luke Bater
Corresponding Secretary Rachel Negro
Recording Secretary Amy Kelly