MISSION
RRISD Council of PTA’s mission is to make every child's potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.
 
PURPOSE
The RRISD Council of PTA’s purpose is to act as a primary channel of communication with the PTA network by providing information, inspiration, support, guidance, and instruction to its member PTAs. The RRISD Council of PTAs serves to strengthen Local PTAs, develop leadership potential, promote PTA membership, and advance Texas and National PTA’s goals, programs and initiatives.
 
GOALS
Champion School Safety
❖ Create a greater sense of urgency to improve school safety and protect children everywhere.
❖ Partnering with the school district to call upon the state legislature to make school safety the #1 issue on their agenda.
❖ Promote welfare of children and youth in home and community. 
 
Maintain strong sense of commYOUnity between local PTAs, District leadership and the local community
❖ Creating partnerships & networking opportunities with community members & businesses.
❖ Developing sister school guidelines and facilitate matching partnerships.
❖ Council PTA to achieve the Gold Activity Award.
 
Energize local PTA leaders, District leadership and learning communities
❖ Ensure ALL PTA executive board members have completed leadership training
❖ Providing additional learning opportunities through programs, workshops, round table discussions,
lunch & learns and share best practices.
❖ Identify and encourage new leadership development.
❖ Council PTA to achieve Training Award.
 
Empower a Legislative Voice
❖ Advocate well for issues that impact the entire school commYOUnity, being the “VOICE FOR
EVERY CHILD”.
❖ Be aware of Texas and National PTAs legislative priorities.
❖ Attend 2019 Rally Day with 100% local unit PTAs being represented.
 
Drive Membership Growth
❖ Increasing membership to 23,000 members STRONG!
❖ Form new PTAs at SUCCESS and GOALS campuses.
❖ All local PTAs to achieve Golden Apple Award; Council PTA to achieve the Council Golden Apple
Award.