MISSION & GOALS
The National PTSA's mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
Collaboration: We will work in partnership with a wide array of individuals and organizations to broaden and enhance our ability to serve and advocate for all children and families.
Commitment: We are dedicated to children’s educational success, health, and well-being through strong family and community engagement, while remaining accountable to the principles upon which our association was founded.
Diversity: We acknowledge the potential of everyone without regard, including but not limited to: age, culture, economic status, educational background, ethnicity, gender, geographic location, legal status, marital status, mental ability, national origin, organizational position, parental status, physical ability, political philosophy, race, religion, sexual orientation, and work experience.
Respect: We value the individual contributions of members, employees, volunteers, and partners as we work collaboratively to achieve our association’s goals.
Accountability: All members, volunteers, and partners have a shared responsibility to align their efforts toward the achievement of our association’s strategic initiatives.
Shorewood High School PTSA Mission
Shorewood PTSA provides academic enrichment and advocacy for all Shorewood students.
Supporting PTSA Activities
Advanced Academic Achievement
Extended Day Intervention
SW HS At Risk
Holiday Food Drive
Teen Gift Drive
Basic Needs Support
SW Family and Staff Resources
PTSA Standing Rules
The name of this PTSA local unit is Shorewood High School PTSA 6.12.105.
This PTSA serves the children inthe Shorewood High School community which includes the residences and businesses in the Shorewood High School enrollment area.
The Shorewood High School PTSA shall be governed by and conform to the Bylaws for the Local Units of the Washington Congress of Parents and Teachers.
Shorewood PTSA is the local chapter of a much larger organization.
PTSA and Boosters
The two organizations cooperate, but are completely separate. PTA focuses on academic assistance, basic needs, and equity, while Boosters focuses on extracurricular enrichment. See Shorewood Boosters
2021-22 PTSA BOARD
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Responsible for communication regarding PTSA activities and events to Shorewood families through the Shorewood Newsletter PTSA Website, PTSA Facebook page.
PTSA Legislation Rep/Mentor:
Student Co-Chairs: Senior: TBA & Junior : TBA
Informs, educates, and encourages advocacy among the membership and community on issues that affect the education, health, and safety of our kids. Provides updates through the Shorewood newsletter and coordinates advocacy events
Promotes PTSA Membership during the fall membership drive, collects membership registrations and Pass the Hat donations, communicates with Washington State PTSA.
Family and Community Engagement/ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Debbie Olhoeft and Marion Mohrlok
Focuses on creating and insuring equity in our PTSA through our actions and communications
Staff and Student Club Grants
A PTSA committee whose mission is to provide equity based support for staff and student clubs at Shorewood High School.
Forefront Suicide Prevention
Works with Shorewood administration to coordinate Forefront Suicide Prevention program with students and staff