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Honorary Service Awards (HSA) are available to recognize the service and dedication of both individuals and organizations. They are awarded only by unit, council, district PTA and California State PTA, and presented by PTA representatives at PTA-sponsored meetings or at functions of allied groups. Do you have the name of someone you’d like to recommend or nominate? Please email PTA President Jane Schmitz at email@example.com. Nominations are due Tues April 20th. Guidelines are below for each nomination.
Honorary Service Award
An Honorary Service Award (HSA) may be given to an individual or organization in special recognition of outstanding service to children and youth.
Continuing Service Award
A Continuing Service Award (CSA) may be given to an individual or organization in special recognition of continued service to children and youth. The recipient may or may not have received a California State PTA Honorary Service Award.
Golden Oak Service Award
The Golden Oak Service Award is the most prestigious PTA award in California. This award may be given to an individual or organization that has made significant contributions to the welfare of children and youth in the school or community.
Outstanding Teacher Award
The Outstanding Teacher Award may be given to a teacher in special recognition for outstanding service in positively impacting the lives and welfare of children and youth in the PTA, school, or community.
Outstanding Administrator Award
The Outstanding Administrator Award may be given to an administrator in special recognition for outstanding service in positively impacting the lives and welfare of children and youth in the PTA, school, or community.
Franklin PTA elections are coming up soon. Please attend our Association meeting on April 28 at 9am. Exercise your right to vote! The elections for PTA Executive Board leadership 2021-2022 will happen at this meeting. Plus we will vote on three financial matters: 1) release of $40,000 from the budget for already-approved expenses 2) Approval of $15,000 for payment of 1 year Renaissance and 3) Approval of $6000 for Staff Appreciation (boxed lunches, decorated cookies and personalized notepads & coffee cart supplies). And our Parliamentarian will present changes to the Franklin PTA By-Laws just approved by CAPTA and our Auditor will present her report covering July – December 2020.