NCPTA Annual Awards

Outstanding Local Unit Achievement Recognition

The PTA Local Unit Achievement Recognition is designed to recognize local units that worked to promote the mission and vision of PTA.

Total Points Possible - 525
Point Levels:
180 to 250 - Outstanding
251 to 499 - Distinguished
500 to 525 - Superior

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Check all qualification statements that apply to your unit.

Total Points: 0
Good Standing 20 points
PTA was represented at a NCPTA Leadership Training 5 points
PTA was represented at council trainings (if applicable) 5 points
Held local unit trainings 10 points
Budget included expenses for representation at NCPTA let training/conferences 10 points
Unit was represented at NCPTA Annual Convention 5 points
Elected parent representatives to the School Improvement Team 10 points
Back to School Kit resources shared with officers and committee chairmen 15 points
Conducted orientation for new officers and committee chairman 10 points
Made proper transfer of records and other materials from past officers/committee chairmen to new officers/committee chairmen 10 points

Utilized the services of NCPTA by using online services/website, webinar, phone, or mail

 5 points
Meet regularly with principal 5 points
Attended at least one school board meeting 15 points
Contacted an elected official on PTA positions and proposed legislation and/or budget 20 points
Publicized and promoted the State PTA Legislative Priorities 5 points
Publicized and promoted the National PTA Legislative Priorities 5 points
Participated in Elected Officials Go to School Program 10 points
Received and shared state and national legislative updates 10 points
Participated in NCPTA advocacy webinars 15 points
Attended NPTA Legislative Conference  5 points
10% increase in membership over last year 10 points
5% increase in membership over last year 5 points
Developed a membership theme 5 points
Reached out to under represented school families 20 points
Applied for membership awards 5 points
Earned Blue Key 10 points
Earned Gold Key 10 points
Made the Honor Roll 10 points
Earned the Bronze Acorn 10 points
Used PTA's National Standards for Family School Partnerships in your school programs 10 points
Provided training on the North Carolina Career and College Ready Standards 10 points
Held a healthy lifestyles training or event 5 points
Provided training on bullying prevention 10 points
Provided training on youth risk prevention 10 points
Held an activity or event for military families 10 points
Held an activity for special education families 10 points
Applied for State PTA grants 5 points
Applied for National PTA grants 5 points
Maintained an active volunteer program in the school 20 points
Implemented one or more projects of the State and National PTA programs 5 points
Presented NCPTA Distinguished Service Award 5 points
Publicized and promoted participation (K-12) in the Reflections Program 20 points
Offered parent education training 10 points
Applied for any of the NCPTA Awards 5 points
Supported professional development for educators 15 points
Provided monthly teacher appreciation activities 5 points
Met regularly with teacher representatives 10 points
Participated in National Teacher Appreciation Week in May 10 points
Sponsored event(s) that allowed educators and parents to interact 20 points
Worked with teachers to provide tip sheets for effective parent-teacher conferences 5 points
Shared PTA materials with teachers 5 points
Published a PTA newsletter and/or website 15 points
Provided materials for English as Second Language families 15 points
Shared PTA information at a community event 5 points
Shared information from NCPTA and/or National PTA with PTA members 10 points
Shared information on health education with parents and students 5 points