National PTA's Take Your Family to School Week—February 15-19, 2016—will focus on the theme Supporting Student Success to promote family engagement solutions that are proven to help prevent the risks associated with high school dropout.
Arizona PTA is pleased to offer grants for Arizona PTA schools who create or maintain a family engagement strategy. Check out our grant info for more details!
For an overview of the 2015 Take Your Family to School Week impact and examples of PTA participation, see our program report. Learn more about the 2015 particpants on our interactive map:
Take Your Family to School Week Toolkit
Review the Take Your Family to School Week Kit contents below to start planning your events.
Step 1: Read the Complete Program Guides
- Take Your Family to School Week Leader's Guide
- Take Your Family to School Week Student Leader's Guide
Step 2: Explore PTA's New Event Tools
- Supporting Student Success Workshop Guide
- Literacy and Math Event Guide
- Bullying Prevention Event Guide
- Reflections Celebration Event Guide
- Creative Career Fair Event Guide
- Multicultural Event Guide
- Safety Event Guide
Step 3: Promote Your Events Using PTA's Template Tools
- Take Your Family to School Week Flyer/Poster (En Español)
- Invitation Letter to Families (En Español)
- Donation Request Letter (En Español)
- Proclamation (En Español)
- Media Advisory (En Español)
- News Release (En Español)
- Photo Release (En Español)
- Social Media Messaging (En Español)
- Program Announcements (En Español)
- Four themed posters for year-round displays:
Step 4: Celebrate Take Your Family to School Week and Recognize the Keys to Success
- Thank-you Letter for Volunteers (En Español)
- Thank-you Letter for Sponsors (En Español)
- Tell National PTA How it Went! (Post-event Survey; required for kit and grant recipients)
About Take Your Family to School Week
The AXA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of AXA US, is the proud sponsor of PTA's Take Your Family to School Week. Its signature program, AXA Achievement, helps students and parents take the next step toward college. The AXA Foundation has been a proud National PTA sponsor since 2005.