News and Events

Greetings from your Northern Virginia District PTA Team!


OFFICER ELECTIONS AND TRAINING:  Many of our PTAs are holding their officer elections this month and below are some great  opportunities for leadership training, learning about programs, and networking with your fellow PTA leaders.

The Incoming Presidents mailing was just delivered to your school’s main office so please make sure the newly elected president has these materials.  They are also available for  download and sharing here. Stay informed about resources to help your PTA grow!

July 14-15, 2017 VA PTA Annual Conference

Early Bird Rate of $125 Registration is still available – for a limited time only!

This special offer is valid until 11:55 pm on June 2 (includes all sessions and four meals)

All registrations are transferable: you can buy it for one board member and allow another member to attend!

**Special hotel rates are available until Friday, June 23, 2017 at the Richmond Marriott:

Single/Double Occupancy: $121, Triple: $131, Quad: $141 plus taxes/per night.**

 In-depth three hour Boot Camps with expert instructors offered

6-9 p.m., July 13th.

NOVA District PTA Leaders – we need you to attend to benefit your school PTA – registration and other related travel costs are legitimate PTA expenses!  Register Now and participate in the  business of our state association as well as benefit from the wide variety of workshops focused on leadership, training, current issues facing our students and families, and advocacy tools and plan to visit with our Exhibitors. Lots to do around Richmond so make it a short summer vacation as well as getting your new PTA year off to a great start!

PTA Delegates will vote on the 2017-19 VA PTA officers (bios attached) and attached Proposed Bylaws for state, district, council, and  local PTA levels.  Join us and be prepared to participate fully by reviewing the attached information before Annual Conference.

The Virginia PTA Nominations and Leadership Development Committee is pleased to announce the following list of nominees for the 2017-2019 term of the Virginia PTA Board of Managers.

  • President-elect: Debbie Kilpatrick
  • 1st VP of Training: Vacant
  • 2nd VP of Membership: Jill Burley
  • Secretary: Sharon Abernathy
  • Treasurer: Irene Smith

If you have any questions, please contact Scott Rhyne, NLDC Chair.

JUNE 8, 6:00 P.M. Mount Vernon HS Community Event

Engage in STEM Experiments for all grades; How to Host a STEM Night Overview; Exhibitors; Door Prizes; Dinner Served; Childcare for ages 3-5 and Translation Services available (must be requested during registration).  While our focus is on the Mt. Vernon HS pyramid schools, we welcome all families to attend so please register!

All are invited as there’s something for the entire family!



Thanks for your continuing service to your PTA community!  If you need assistance, please contact us as we are here to serve your PTA members!

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Debbie Kilpatrick, Director,

Michelle Leete, Assistant Director,

Denise Bolton, Secretary/Treasurer,

NOVA District PTA