PTA Membership is easy and low cost. For just $6.50 you can show your support for our school.
PTA is a grassroots organization made up of parents, teachers, and others around the state that have an interest in children, families, and schools. PTA membership is as diverse as Texas is in cultures, education levels and parenting skills. By joining PTA, a member becomes part of the largest child advocacy organization in the state with more than 600,000 members across Texas.
No commitment or expectations required, you’re just simply showing your support for our great students, school, parents, and staff.
- Click Here to print the PTA Membership Form.
- Include $6.50 cash or check (made payable to McWhirter Elementary PTA) in an envelope labeled “PTA Membership.”
- Please include your name, along with the name of your child(ren) and the names of their teacher(s).
- Send the form in with your student or drop it off at the parent center.
Get involved for your children and for your community. Studies have shown that membership in PTA provides your child and other children around you with a greater chance of achieving in school. As a PTA member, you are more likely to be an informed, involved parent. Learn ways to keep children safe and involved in school. PTA is the place to gain that knowledge.
PTA provides opportunities to meet with others who have the same interests as you. By sharing common concerns, you will feel more empowered. Being part of PTA connects families and schools, results in parental support, and makes school involvement easier. PTA also provides educational opportunities. From local-level parent education meetings to the Texas PTA Annual Convention, PTA encourages learning and the sharing of accomplishments, interests and concerns. Ultimately, PTA provides the opportunity to serve, to volunteer and to contribute to the welfare of all children, because children represent our future. PTA will introduce you to a great variety of new activities and opportunities to share your special talents. PTA will give you opportunity, not only to impact your local community, but also to have input in major legislative and policy issues affecting children throughout the state. Membership gives you a voice. Exercise your right to vote. Get involved.
PTA members in Texas receive the following member discounts:
- Up to 35% off at participating locations within Texas, flat rate for single or double occupancy rooms. The promotional code TXPTA, when used to book a hotel outside of the state of Texas, will also yield a 15% discount from our best available rate.
- Member-only rates on auto insurance with Nationwide
- 5% – 10% off Enterprise Rent-A-Car
- Discounted ticket prices at Schlitterbahn, SeaWorld, Six Flags, and Texas Rangers games.
- Monthly specials and 7% off at Dell
- View the full list here