WSPTA Top 5 Priority Issues
2014 WSPTA Legislative Assembly met October 24-25th in Vancouver, Washington to determine the top 5 priorities for the next 2 years of legislative sessions. Those issues are listed below in order of priority. Click on each the issues to find out more information, background, and what you can do to help.
Other supported issues include:
5 new resolutions were also voted on at the 2014 WSPTA Legislative Assembly. They include:
How to Advocate for your Student
PTSA started as an advocacy organization. Every person who has ever spoken up on an issue regarding their child or school is a child advocate. You can make a difference for your student and for every student in this State by periodically speaking up – all it takes is five to ten minutes of your time four or five times a year. For up to date and timely information on issues concerning children, youth, and education visit the Washington State PTA Advocacy Web Page.
Your Elected Representatives
MSHS is represented by the 5th, 41st, and 45th Legislative Districts and in the 8th U.S. Congressional District. Your elected officials are:
US Congress and Senate
Washington State Legislature
District 5 (click link for address, email, and phone number):
Snoqualmie Valley School District Board of Directors
The district number below indicates the geographic area of SVSD in which the school board member lives. Despite this geographic distribution of director seats, each board member is elected by all voters and is responsible for the entire school district. As such, you are encouraged to contact any and all board members with your questions, comments, and concerns.
All board members may be reached through the District Office:
8001 Silva Ave SE
PO Box 400
Snoqualmie WA 98065