Goals and Objectives

  • To promote the welfare of children and youth in the home, school, community, and place of worship;
  • To raise the standards of home life;
  • To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth;
  • To bring into closer relation the home and school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth;
  • To develop between educators and the general public such efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.

 

As a PTA, it is our goal to establish a structure that will provide:

 

  • Academic enrichment and enhancement opportunities for Barksdale students;
  • Parent education programs;
  • Communication about PTA and school activities;
  • Social opportunities to foster school spirit;
  • Information about PISD and state legislation issues;
  • Volunteer programs to assist students, teachers, and staff;
  • Teacher and staff appreciation;
  • A warm, safe and inviting atmosphere for all Barksdale students, staff, and families;
  • A link to the community surrounding Barksdale Elementary; and
  • Funds to meet the general PTA budget from PTA sponsored fund raisers to accomplish PTA goals.

 

pta awards

 

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Rewards

Kroger Community Rewards® makes fundraising for Barksdale PTA easy! All you have to do is shop at Kroger and swipe your Plus Card! CLICK HERE to learn how to link your Kroger Rewards Card to the Barksdale PTA!

Visit Kwik Kar for your oil changes and auto needs! Every Tuesday and Sunday by mentioning "Barksdale PTA" you'll receive $8 off an Oil Change, 10% off mechanical labor, and Barksdale will receive $5!

Want to be a Barksdale Volunteer?

All volunteers must be cleared by Plano ISD each year.  To complete your Volunteer Application for the 2019-2020 school year, click here.

The Remind App! 

Get Reminders about PTA related activities with the Remind App. Using the Remind app, text @barkspta to 810-10 to be added to the Barksdale PTA group to begin receiving texts about PTA related activities.

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