Purposes of the PTA

The Purposes of the Utah PTA, in common with those of the National PTA, are:

a.   To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, places of worship, and throughout the community;
b.   To raise the standards of home life;
c.   To advocate for laws that further the education, physical and mental health, welfare, and safety of children and youth;
d.   To promote the collaboration and engagement of families and educators in the education of children and youth;
e.   To engage the public in united efforts to secure the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social well-being of all children and youth; and
f.    To advocate for fiscal responsibility regarding public tax dollars in public education funding.