What is a PTSA?
The PTSA (Parent-Teacher-Student Association) is a private, non-profit organization of parents, teachers, students, and community members who strive to better the lives of children. We are part of an association that is organized at the local, state, and national levels. By joining your local PTSA, you are automatically a member of the state and national associations. The PTSA is the largest child advocacy volunteer organization which speaks for the interest of all children and their safety, health, welfare, and education.
Why join the Lake Braddock Secondary School PTSA?
When you join the Lake Braddock Secondary School PTSA, you join a community that encourages student achievement and enriches the learning environment. We believe in building partnerships between our families and our schools. Together we can make a difference.
How does the PTSA support our school?
Your Lake Braddock PTSA takes a multifaceted approach to supporting all children in our school. We reinforce and strengthen classroom studies by providing teachers with money for activities and classroom materials. We coordinate volunteers for library needs, teacher assistance, copying, and other office duties. We sponsor a variety of programs and projects including, but not limited to:
- Back to School Night
- All Night Grad Party
- PTSA Scholarship
- Teacher Mini-Grants
- Faculty & Staff Appreciation Week
- Principal’s Coffee
- Faculty & Staff Back to School Breakfast
- PTSA Directory
How does the PTSA finance these activities?
To finance these activities, the following fundraisers are promoted
- Mulch Sale
- Pop Socket Program
- Amazon Smile
- Giant A+ Rewards
- Hybrid SAT/ACT Practice Exam