Welcome to the PTA Council of Howard County website

The PTA Council of Howard County (PTACHC) serves the 73 PTAs and its 25,000+ members in Howard County, MD who through advocacy support the mission of PTA
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NEW as of July 1, 2014 - MD/National PTA dues will be $4.00 per member. Membership cards will arrive at your school’s address in mid/late August. Be sure to check the PTA mailbox.

Treasurer’s Workshop
Per your PTA bylaws – All PTAs must have the treasurer + one other board member attend financial training. ( this applies to returning treasurer’s also)
Council treasurer, Mary Nicklin, is offering two workshops in September.

Sept. 2 6:30 pm at BOE, 10910 Route 108

Sept. 6 10:30 am at Miller Library, 9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City

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SUMMER ADMINISTRATIVE CHECKLIST -
Can the following be checked as completed:

_____Sent who the officers are with their contact info to both PTACHC and MDPTA

_____Paid PTA insurance premium
The PTA fiscal year ended on June 30.

_____Begin the process of having the Annual Financial Review (audit) completed

_____Prepare the 990N or 990EZ

_____Confirm that the PTA has met the Standards of Affiliation (aka: SoCA)from the past year. (email: officeadministrator@mdpta.org to double check on your PTA’s status)

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Calendar of meeting dates for 2014-15
First meeting of the year is Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 at 7:30 pm at the BOE, 10910 Route 108.

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Meeting Notes – Notes and agenda from previous meetings

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MISSION OF THE PTA · A powerful voice for all children, · A relevant resource for families and communities, and · A strong advocate for the education and well-being of every child.