Our PTSA has many different committees to help accomplish our goals.
Click below to learn more about each committee.
Purpose: Develop and organize meetings, activities and programs to further the goals and purposes of the PTA.
The advocacy committee's responsibilities are as follows:
Improving communications and relationships between WCPSS staff and HSHS families
Educating families and caregivers on important issues related to the health and educational success of their children
Attending all District 8 Board Advisory Council meetings as the HSHS parent representative for the two-year term and sharing concerns, suggestions, and questions which are relevant to the HSHS community. After meetings, the advisory chair will send meeting minutes and an outline to be posted on the HSHS PTSA website.
Implementing meetings, programs, or drafting resolutions as necessary to further the goals and purposes of the PTSA.
Attending HSHS PTSA board meetings and sharing relevant information from District 8 BAC meetings and other reliable sources.
UNIFORM PTSA BYLAWS DESCRIPTION - Section 8.4 The Advocacy Committee shall develop and organize meetings, activities and programs to further the goals and purposes of the PTA. This committee is tasked with improving communications and relationships between school and staff and families; educating families and caregivers on important issues related to the health and educational success of their children; and helping to make each children's potential a reality.
Responsible for audits and financial reviews as described in Article 11 of the bylaws.
UNIFORM PTSA BYLAWS DESCRIPTION - Section 8.2 The audit committee shall be composed of no fewer than three members. Individuals with check signing authority and their families may not serve on the audit committee, nor may the outgoing or incoming treasurer. The audit committee shall be responsible for the audits and financial reviews described in Article 11 of these bylaws.
Responsible for promoting and keeping the community informed of all PTSA activities and events including all fundraising and membership activities by updating social media, submitting information to the local newspapers etc. on a timely basis.
Coordinates HSHS annual mural contest and completion of mural.
Coordinates Harris Teeter and Food Lion programs which link grocery purchases to HSHS. Think of ways throughout the year to increase participation.
Coordinates and manages the PTSA scholarship application timeline and selection process. Revises the scholarship application each year and communicates timelines to seniors and their parents.