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New York State PTA

One Wembley Court
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: 518.452.8808
Toll Free: 1.877.569.7782
Fax: 518.452.8105


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NYS PTA Annual Giving Donation

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NYS PTA Response to the Governor's Commission

The following is a response by the NYS Congress of Parents and Teachers (NYS PTA) to the six points described by Governor Cuomo in outlining the Commission’s charge. Click here to read the letter.

NYS PTA Response to NYSSBA Panel Questions

NYS PTA responses to questions posed to a NYSSBA Panel by Timothy Kremer, Executive Director of NYS School Boards Association, on October 19, 2015. Click here to read NYS PTA responses presented by Executive Administrator Rick Longhurst.

Online Convention Registration is Closed

Online registration for the NYS PTA 119th Annual Convention is closed. Onsite registration only; no guarantee of hotel accommodations. Click here for the Convention Schedule at a Glance.

The 2016 NYS Teacher of the Year is Announced

We are happy to announce that the New York State Board of Regents announced that Dana McDonough has been named the 2016 New York State Teacher of the Year. Congratulations!

Dana McDonoughMcDonough, a second grade teacher at Newburgh Enlarged City School District in Newburgh, was presented with a certificate of recognition by Regents Chancellor Merryl H. Tisch and Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia. McDonough was also presented with the Thomas Sobol Award and the David Johnson award, both created as annual gifts for recipients of the Teacher of the Year award.

McDonough, the 46th New York State Teacher of the Year, has been teaching first or second grade in the Newburgh Enlarged City School District for her entire career of 22 years. She currently teaches second graders at Fostertown ETC Magnet School.

To read the press release from NYSED, please click here.

The NYS PTA Online Membership System is Now LIVE!

Membership LogoNow our members can register and pay their dues online. To become a member of your PTA, click here!

Units can enter members info into the new Online Membership System to generate eCards for members who choose to sign up and pay in person. For unit access to your registration portal, get started here!