PTA is ...
A powerful voice for all children.
A relevant resource for families and communities, and
A strong advocate for the education and well-being of every child.
In line with PTA's overall mission statement state above, we hope to bring together a mix of things that apply to our community - everything from legislative and advocacy news to "A+ School Rewards" at your local Stop & Shop. Have something of interest in our community that we should share? Let us know!
A+ School Rewards : We have will have the opportunity to earn cash through Stop & Shop's A+ School Rewards Program. Click here to register online, - click on "Register Your Card" - or call 1-877-275-2758 to register your Stop & Shop card over the phone. After you register, each shopping trip using your card earns CASH for our school! You can track the amount of points you've earned for our school by checking your receipt and online when you create an account at stopandshop.com. We will receive a check at the end of the program. Please keep in mind that even if you registered your card last year, you must re-register this year for us to receive credit.
BullyHelpline : Parents and children can email or phone an expert in bullying and cyber-bullying for help. Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS) is a non-profit resource on the prevention of bullying, child abuse and neglect. They now offer the Bully Helpline at 516-621-0552 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a new, free, confidential community service. This is an extension of their original Helpline at 516-621-0552 or email email@example.com where inquiries about child abuse and neglect, Internet safety, friendships, etc. can be answered. Both Helplines are staffed during business hours, 9am to 4pm, by professionals with expertise in bullying, child abuse, child development and child safety. To learn more, please visit their website at www.capsli.org.
Contact Your Representatives : Please voice your opinions to the people who represent us! To contact your representative, just click on their name below to go their website.
New York State PTA : NYS PTA provides regular publications that they would like to share, containing information such as education updates, resources for in-depth information on current issues, and calls to action for advocacy. Click on the newsletter name to go to that page on New York State PTA's website.
Smithtown Children's Foundation : Their mission is to provide financial and emotional support to children and families within our Smithtown community by bridging family, friends, neighbors and local businesses to as ONE in times of crisis. Check out their website at www.smithtownchildrensfoundation.com for a calendar of upcoming events, and who to contact if someone in our community needs help.