Membership Awards

Annually, the Virginia PTA recognizes those local units who excel in membership achievement. Superior Awards, Outstanding Awards and Membership Achievement Awards are offered to local unit PTAs. Districts and Councils are also recognized.

Growth Awards and Submission Dates will be available on the Virginia PTA website as well as advertised in the Virginia Bulletin and Membership Matters newsletter.  Stay Connected.

Awards Eligibility:  Must be a Unit in Good Standing - Current membership dues paid, Bylaws revised every five years, current audit, 990, officers' information submitted and activated your unit in MemberHub OR  submitted membership electronically to state office.**

For more information contact:  membershipchair@vapta.org or info@vapta.org

100% Membership, Outstanding, and Superior Awards are automatically calculated and no application is required.  These calculations are based upon unit membership and the deadline dates following each description below:

100% Local Unit Membership Award

Units achieving 100% Membership receive special certificates and pin.  1st Deadline:  March 1st.  2nd Deadline:  June 1st.  Must have at least one member for each enrolled student based on the previous years student Average Daily Membership (ADM) turned in to the Department of Education for the year before.  No Membership application required.  Units reaching these goals between March 1 and June 1 receive certificates.

SUPERIOR AWARDS

  • Recognition of the March 1st largest percentages of membership in each division according to their June 30 totals of the previous year.
  • Local units in each division with the largest percentage of membership along with second and third place winners in each division will be recognized at Regional Training.

OUTSTANDING AWARDS

  • Recognition of the March 1st largest percentages of membership increases in each division according to their June 30 totals of the previous year.
  • Local units in each division with the largest percentage of membership along with second and third place winners in each division will be recognized at Regional Training.

DIVISIONS FOR SUPERIOR AND OUTSTANDING MEMBERSHIP AWARDS

Local units are grouped into seven divisions according to student enrollment:

            Division 1 - 1 to 299
            Division 2 - 300 to399
            Division 3 - 400 to 499
            Division 4 - 500 to 599
            Division 5 - 600-699
            Division 6 - 700-999
            Division 7 - 1000 & above

Council PTA Awards:  Contact your Council Officers for eligibility and opportunities

District PTA Awards:  Contact your District Officers for eligibility and opportunities