Mission

  • Promote, build and expand parent/family engagement
  • Empower and support PTA members and leaders, and:
    • Engage, grow and maintain membership
    • Offer programs, services and resources that meet the diverse needs of children and families in the Franklin Community.
    • Simplify processes and make it easier to participate
    • Promote and practice inclusiveness and cultural awareness
  • Represent, inform and mobilize members and the public to advocate for the education, health, safety and well-being of all children, with a focus on:
    • Supporting the needs of vulnerable children
    • Adequate funding for every child’s education
    • Access to a full curriculum for every child that includes physical education, arts and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
    • Highly effective educators in every classroom
    • Standards, assessments and accountability that best serve every child’s needs
    • Safe and positive school climate
    • Early childhood education
    • Healthy lifestyles and access to support services for physical, emotional, social and mental health