Speaking Up for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

One of the 15th District PTA’s partners, the Louisville Urban League, is gathering signatures to a letter to share with Kentucky legislators that opposes the efforts to make Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts illegal in K-12. If you so choose, you are able to add your name to this letter. If public schools and any … Read more

Submit Nominations for District Awards

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The success of the PTA Mission “Every Child, One Voice” depends on our awesome PTA units and volunteers. It is time to recognize the best of the best in the 15th District. Please nominate school staff, units and volunteers to be recognized with 2024 District Awards before April 15, 2024.

Luhr Elementary PTA awarded Fire Safety Pilot Program grant

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National PTA just announced that the Luhr Elementary PTA was among 7 PTAs nationally receiving Fire Safety Pilot Program grants. Recipients who qualified and were selected to carry out a new fire safety program, sponsored by Carrier (LenelS2 and Kidde brands). The new Fire Safety program is focused on educating families about the danger of … Read more

How to contribute needed items to the Clothing Assistance Program

Since 1971, CAP has provided clothing, accessories, and shoes to students and families to help eliminate barriers to academic success. From July through January of the 2023-24 school year CAP served almost 4,000 JCPS students. Supporting Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) students and families has never been easier. There is now an Amazon Wish List … Read more

Clothing giveaway Jan 20

The Diversity, Equity, and Poverty (DEP) Division of Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS), in conjunction with the 15th District Parent Teacher Association (PTA), invites JCPS familiesto a special clothing giveaway on Saturday, January 20 from 10am to 2pm. To enter, a family must have a Clothing Assistance Program (CAP) appointment for thisspecial event. To get … Read more

Congrats to Field Elementary on Receiving a Healthy Minds Grant

Kentucky’s own, Emmet Field Elementary’s PTA got some exciting news this past week when they found out they were awarded a National PTA grant! The Field PTA, a member of the 15th District, is the recipient of the 2023 PTA Healthy Minds Grant sponsored by the New York Life Foundation. The grant was designed to support PTA/PTSAs build “Healthy Minds” programming that will … Read more

Dues Reminder

As a reminder, National, State and District Dues were payable on October 15. If you have questions or need help, please bring your questions to the next 15th District Q&A session on November 14.