• Alexander Doniphan PTA is an active part of our school community. Our motto is "Better together" -- because we believe that every family has a place in the PTA!
    What does the PTA do?
    PTA stands for "Parent Teacher Association"...but the heart of what we do is always centered around our kids. We work to:
    • Build community and a sense of belonging for all students, staff and families at AD through fun events and activities during the school day and beyond
    • Provide opportunities for enrichment, learning and growth through educational and cultural arts programs and experiences
    • Enhance the learning environment by funding teacher- and student-led grants for classroom, playground and school resources
    • Support our teachers, administrators and staff by coordinating volunteers, providing food for special occasions, and partnering with them to provide the best possible school experience for students
    How can I help? 
    There are many ways to get involved, and they don't require a huge investment of your time and resources. Here are some ideas:
    • Become a PTA member! It's simple, affordable, and open to anyone. Click here to join: AD PTA MEMBERSHIP 19-20
    • Explore volunteer opportunities--we have something for everyone. Daytime, evening, one-time event help, work from home roles, specialized talents like photography/design/bookkeeping...if you want to help, we'll find a place for you! We use a web app called Konstella to connect parents within classrooms and organize events and volunteer opportunities--check it out!
    • Click here to volunteer:Konstella
    • Donate--your tax-deductible gift goes directly to support the mission of the PTA.
    • Donations accepted at: https://squareup.com/store/adpta
    Have questions? 
    We would love to talk with you. The PTA Executive Board consists of officers and standing committee chairs who help coordinate and carry out the work of the PTA. Reach out to any of us, or send general inquiries to adptapresident@gmail.com
    Visit this link for more information:


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2019-2020 PTA Calendar of Events

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  • PTA member meetings are held on Tuesdays from 6:30pm-7:15pm every other month in the school library. Come to find out what’s happening in our school, get to know other Doniphan parents, learn about upcoming events and fundraisers, find volunteer opportunities, or voice any concerns you may have. Children are welcome with quiet activities to keep them entertained.


    September 10, 2019 

    Welcome and overview of the year. Come as you are, kids can come with you...there's a place for you here!


    November 12, 2019

    Recap fall events, plan holiday spirit wear, and give thanks for our school community.


    January 14, 2020

    Gear up for the Read-a-thon in February! Be the first to know the scoop on this fun fundraiser.


    March 3, 2020 

    Elect new officers and plan all the end of year excitement (Arts Explosion, Carnival, Field Day, 5th grade celebrations, and staff appreciation)


    May 12,2020 

    Celebrate the year and look ahead to 2020-21