The PTA’s goals are to

  • Inspire all FPG Bilingüe families and staff to get involved
  • Communicate effectively in both English and Spanish
  • Encourage families and staff to share their ideas
  • Organize events to build community, enrich student learning, and celebrate Hispanic and other cultures
  • Connect families and staff with each other and to school, district, and community resources
  • Raise funds to support instruction, school facilities, and family/community needs

The PTA provides opportunities for our kids

  • We fund After School clubs
  • We fund Educational Cultural Arts Programs and Speakers/Assemblies
  • We support Girls on the Run
  • We promote reading by supporting Battle of the Books
  • We celebrate our diversity by sponsoring Hispanic Heritage and African American Month celebrations, Carnaval of Nations, and a bilingual Library
  • We offer Computers and Internet Service to families in need
  • We fund Technology learning programs

The PTA supports our school

  • We empower Teachers by helping to fund Teacher Wish Lists and Special Classroom Requests
  • We offer Volunteer Support, organizing Room Parents and volunteers for School Events
  • We host Staff Appreciation events throughout the year
  • We help stock the Nurse Room
  • We initiated the Playground Renovation Program

The PTA builds community

  • We host Back to School events
  • We host Family Movie Night, Magic show, Torneo de Fútbol, and a Garage Sale
  • We host Fall and Spring Book Fairs
  • We organize TABLE, PORCH and Families In Need food drives

Our PTA works to improve communication

  • We host a FPGB Community FACEBOOK group
  • We maintain the www.FPGPTA.org website
  • We hold monthly Board Meetings, quarterly informal Members Meetings, and semi-annual official business General Meetings

This is your PTA!

We are a volunteer, membership-based organization. Many families support our programs by becoming PTA members and volunteering their time.  Tell us your ideas for how to build a vibrant organization that supports our school and our children. Send us an email at fpgpta@gmail.com, call us at 919-942-6491 ext. 37112, come to a PTA meetings or a PTA activity. Everyone is welcome!

Our 2018-19 budget can be found here: 2018-19 Proposed Budget