LOPEZ ISLAND PARENT TEACHER STUDENT ASSOCIATION (LIPTSA)


Who Are We?

We are a Member-Led, Non-Profit Organization in support of LISD Students, families and the school. LIPSTA is supported and guided by WSPTA and the national PTA.

The mission of the National PTA:

  • To support and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools, in the community, and before governmental bodies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children.
  • To assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children, and
  • To encourage parent and public involvement in the public schools of this nation.

The goals of the Lopez Island Parent-Teacher-Student Association (LIPTSA) are:

  • To increase positive communication between parents, teachers and community,
  • To provide programs that enrich and broaden our children’s educational experience,
  • To provide parent and family programs that focus on fun and/or educational issues that are of interest to the membership, and
  • To organize special activities throughout the school year to demonstrate our appreciation for our excellent teachers and staff.

2020/2021 LIPTSA Goals

         Family Engagement

  • Create engagement opportunities for Elementary AND Secondary students
  • Deepen Membership engagement, including student engagement
  • Reach 100 members, including 20 student members.
  • Host three community events
  • Broaden membership diversity with outreach

    Health, Well-Being and Safety
  • Link families to resources through our Newsletter, a resource list on our website and our social media accounts.
  • Support programs that support the social and emotional health of students.
  • Be a voice at the table in committees pertaining to Health, Well-Being and Safety at the school.

    Advocacy
  • Advocate for all students in a respectful and collaborative way.
  • Provide training or programs to connect families with advocacy tools to help them be successful advocates for their
  • students.

 

 

THANK YOU to our Community!

The Lopez Island Parent-Teacher-Student Association (LIPTSA) is incredibly grateful and thankful to all of our volunteers, families, organizations, along with the dedicated staff and administration, throughout the school year, for supporting our mission.