Important Dates for REFLECTIONS

All virtual entries are due by December 1, 2022. Virtual artwork from councils (Alameda, Berkeley, Fremont and Pleasanton) and out-of-council PTAs (located in Albany, Castro Valley, Hayward, Livermore, Newark, Oakland, San Leandro and San Lorenzo) must be turned in by December 1st by 11pm. You must email your Google Sheet — created by the GoogleContinue reading “Important Dates for REFLECTIONS”

Oct 24: Happy Diwali and Association Meeting Reminder

Wishing all a very Happy Diwali, the festival of lights.I apologize that due an oversight during the meeting calendar planning, this major holiday conflict was missed.Hope you have a wonderful time with your family and friends celebrating the spiritual “victory of light over darkness, good over evil, and knowledge over ignorance”. Quick reminder for ourContinue reading “Oct 24: Happy Diwali and Association Meeting Reminder”

Tax Filings | Oct 25 Training

PTA’s informational tax returns are due November 15th. If you have never filed an IRS 990/990N/990EZ or FTB 199 form plan on attending Peralta’s Tax Filings Training on Tuesday, October 25th at 6:30 pm.  The Zoom link to attend was emailed to all unit and council presidents and treasurers, but if you are still needing it, sendContinue reading “Tax Filings | Oct 25 Training”

Zoom Into Membership, Thursday Oct. 6 at 7pm

First ZIM (Zooming Into Membership) meeting this Thursday, October 6 at 7PM! Want to boost the “T” in PTA at your unit? We’ve assembled a panel of teachers, administrators, and front office staff to share what does and doesn’t appeal to them when working with their PTAs. Do you have questions that you’d like answeredContinue reading “Zoom Into Membership, Thursday Oct. 6 at 7pm”

“Ed100 in 10 Weeks” Starting September 5 thru November 15

Everyone is invited! Selisa Loeza from Ed100 presented at our August 29th Association Meeting inviting all EVERYONE (not just Peralta PTA leaders) to “Ed100 in 10 Weeks”, their FREE program to educate parents and families through their program online. Information is here. Every Tuesday parents will have the opportunity to get together online to shareContinue reading ““Ed100 in 10 Weeks” Starting September 5 thru November 15″

 Peralta District PTA Association Meeting on Monday, 8/29 at 6:30 pm via Zoom

[Zoom link sent under separate email to all officers and chairs listed in myPTEZ. Current PTA leaders, if you did not receive the email, please notify president.pdpta@gmail.com to ensure you are listed as a current contact. Copy your unit president, and include your PTA unit name, position and PTA email address ] Hello! Congratulations onContinue reading ” Peralta District PTA Association Meeting on Monday, 8/29 at 6:30 pm via Zoom”

PDPTA Membership Challenge ON NOW thru October 14!

Hello everyone, Welcome back to a new school year!  This means we are in the prime time marketing window for PTA membership campaigning!  Below you’ll find the PDPTA Membership Challenge (and yes, units in Fremont are welcome to participate too!) as well as upcoming important membership trainings, webinars, and general membership assistance.  Please share withContinue reading “PDPTA Membership Challenge ON NOW thru October 14!”

Have a Great First Association Meeting of the Year!

Planning and preparing for the first Association Meeting can is a lot harder than it looks, but it does get easier! Refer to your bylaws for meeting months and notice requirements . This blogpost https://zcu.io/WWz1 Tip to drive attendance: Invite your school principal to share updates and help welcome your members. Use all available communicationsContinue reading “Have a Great First Association Meeting of the Year!”

Important: Update Officer & Board Contacts in myPTEZ

Unit Presidents please update your unit roster in myPTEZ and include ALL officer and board member contacts in MyPTEZ (not just the minimum President, Treasurer, and Secretary contacts), as well as your School Principal’s email address to ensure that they don’t miss out on important communications. MyPTEZ is available as a FREE feature to allContinue reading “Important: Update Officer & Board Contacts in myPTEZ”

A big THANK YOU for your invaluable service and commitment!

[Email to 2021-22 PTA leaders by Peralta District President, Ujjwala Gadgil on July 2, 2022) Hello! On June 30th ended the PTA term 2021-22, your yearlong commitment to fulfill the mission of state PTA: “The mission of California State PTA is to positively impact the lives of all children and families.” Undoubtedly, with your dedication andContinue reading “A big THANK YOU for your invaluable service and commitment!”