About Us

The John Muir PTA mission is to be a strong voice for the families, students, and community of John Muir Elementary School.

Our Goals

1) Provide generous support for teachers and classrooms. The PTA will:

  • Promote volunteering
  • Provide direct assistance to classrooms
  • Fund writing enrichment programs and kindergarten tutoring through Powerful Schools
  • Support math education enrichment by funding the Explorations in Math program
  • Support enrichment activities

2) Promote health and wellness. The PTA will:

  • Support kids walking and biking to school
  • Develop a food assistance program for families

3) Promote and diversify PTA participation. The PTA will:

  • Increase membership
  • Increase volunteering
  • Increase giving
  • Recognize and celebrate all forms of volunteering and giving

4) Encourage a positive and supportive culture for student success. The PTA will:

  • Provide families and staff with support and resources related to discipline at home and in school
  • Provide forums for parent discussion and education through special interest topic meetings

PTA Monthly Meetings

The Muir PTA meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 6:00 to 8:00 PM in the school library. Everyone is welcome! We try to provide light snacks and childcare whenever posible. Translation services available with notice.


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