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2022 

February 16th (Education Funding Priorities)
Virginia PTA Partners with Fund Our Schools Coalition; Advocates for 2022 Policy Priorities, Kids & Families at Capitol Day in Richmond

January 25th (Grant Awards)
Two Virginia PTAs Win National PTA Grants Focused on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

January 24th (Grant Awards)
Four Virginia PTAs Earn National PTA Grants Focused on STEM

January 18th (Following CDC Guidelines)
Virginia PTA prioritizes the health and welfare of students, staff and families and supports school operating plans that follow the most up-to-date CDC guidelines.  

2021

 August 29th (Local Unit of Excellence Award)
Camelot Elementary PTA in the Northern Virginia District has been named a Local Unit of Excellence from the 2020-21 school year.

 August 29th (Volunteer of the Year Award)
Virginia PTA is proud to announce awards for Volunteer of the Year for the 2020-21 school year.

June 23, 2021 (Task Force Appointment)
Longtime Virginia PTA Member to Serve on Governor’s Task Force on Culturally Inclusive School Meals and Calendars

May 24, 2021 (Scholarships)
Virginia PTA is proud to announce $1,000 college scholarship awards to students across the state.

March 20, 2021 (Historic Officer Election)
First African American President Elected During Virginia PTA Annual Meeting and 100th Year Anniversary Kick-off