is a grassroots organization made up of parents, teachers and others who have a special interest in children, families and schools. The Burnside Elementary PTA is a parent and teacher association that was established in order to help the school and to increase student learning. Parents and Teachers work together for the maximum benefit of the school. By joining Burnside's PTA, a member automatically becomes part of the largest child-advocacy organization in the state.
Studies have proven that membership in PTA provides your child and other children around you with a greater chance of achieving in school. As a PTA member, you are more likely to be an informed, involved parent.