Member Awards

Local PTA Awards

Virginia PTA is pleased to offer program recognition awards to PTA/PTSA local units.  There is one awards package and local units can apply for more than one award. The deadline is February 28, 2019 Download the 2018-19 Awards Nomination package here.  Available awards are:

Family Engagement – This award is given to a local PTA unit for its efforts in building parent and family engagement within the school and community.

Male Engagement – This award recognizes a local PTA unit for outstanding efforts in increasing meaningful activities and programs for male role models while promoting student achievement and community involvement.

Diversity & Inclusion – This award is given to a local PTA unit that demonstrates outstanding efforts in meaningful activities and programs that support diversity and inclusion.

Volunteer of the Year (Elementary and Secondary) – These awards are given to a local PTA Volunteer who has made a positive impact on the school and its children.  This special person does not need to be the person who logs the most volunteer hours or is a PTA executive board member.

Power Partner (Elementary and Secondary Principal) – These awards recognize principals (elementary and secondary) from across the Commonwealth of Virginia who have shown that a strong family-school partnership is key to student success.

Power Partner (Superintendent) – This award is given to a superintendent who has shown that a strong family-school partnership is key to student success.

 Local unit must be in good standing to be eligible for any award.  Questions?  Contact familyengagement@vapta.org