Info for Alameda PTAs

  • Teen Wellness Film Series Begins Sept. 12 AUSD and the PTA Council are hosting a Teen Wellness Film Series this year. The first film, a documentary titled "LIKE," will be shown on Thursday, September 12 at the ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2019, 8:58 PM by PTAC President
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About the Alameda PTA Council

The Alameda PTA Council (PTAC) is the umbrella organization for PTA units in the city of Alameda, California. Operating as part of the Peralta PTA District, we  support Alameda's parents and teachers to promote the mission of the California State PTA:

"The mission of the California State PTA is to positively impact the lives of all children and families by representing our members, and empowering and supporting them with skills in advocacy, leadership and communications."

The Alameda PTA Council:

  • Promotes communication among PTA units to share best practices and common concerns.
  • Provides a unified voice in relationships with AUSD and other community partners.
  • Connects the Alameda PTAs with the resources, support, and advocacy of the Peralta District and California State PTA organizations.
2019-20 PTAC Executive Board
 Position  Name  Email (
 President            Beth Aney  president@
 VP, Programs OPEN  programs@
 VP, Advocacy   imber Anataka  advocacy@
 Treasurer            Vanessa Eriksson  treasurer@
 Secretary Jen Bullock  secretary@
 Parliamentarian Steve Mack  parliamentarian@
 Auditor   OPEN  auditor@
 Historian            Rachel Plato  historian@
ASPED Families Co-ChairsChristine Strena and Heather Padgette

Family Enrichment and Parent Ed Programs 
Events and workshops that support Alameda's families in their journey through school and child development stages. Learn more about these free programs.
  • School Smarts Academy
  • Parent University
  • Family Enrichment Speaker Series
  • Parenting Greatly
Alameda Special Education Family Support Group
ASPEDFamilies strives to support our families and promote communication within the Alameda community. Find out about ASPEDFSG meetings and events.

Reflections Art Program
The National PTA Reflections Program is an arts recognition and achievement program for students. The Reflections Program provides opportunities for students to express themselves creatively and to receive positive recognition for original works of art inspired by a per-selected theme while increasing community awareness of the importance of the arts in education. Each year there is an Annual theme that students must focus on to create their artwork. The theme for 2019 is "Look Within."  

Each year hundreds of thousands of students in preschool through grade 12 create and submit original works in the areas of dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography and visual arts. Students may participate in the national awards program through their school's PTA. The Reflections Program was established in 1969 by National PTA board member Mary Lou Anderson. Since that time, more than 10 million students have participated in the program. Learn how to participate in the PTA Reflections program

Alameda PTAC Calendar

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