Join a local PTA or PTSA

With nearly 1 million members, California State PTA is the largest volunteer organization in the state dedicated to improving the well-being of all children and youth. Joining PTA supports local, state and national efforts to improve the education of children and the lives of families.

Join a local PTA or PTSA

If you know which PTA you wish to join, contact the PTA by leaving a note with your contact information at the school office or checking online to see if the PTA has a web page or contact e-mail. Find your local PTA.

If you know which PTA district you are in, send an email to the district president at dp______@capta.org (insert your district number in the blank).

If you don't know of a PTA near you, send an e-mail to membership@capta.org providing your contact information and location, or call the California State PTA office at 916-440-1985 ext. 314.

Organize a NEW PTA unit

If you are interested in learning more about PTA and want to organize a new PTA at your school or site, send an e-mail to leadership@capta.org and provide your contact information and location so that we can assist you, or call the California State PTA office at 916-440-1985 ext. 301.

Ask others to join PTA

Send an email to those you think might be interested in joining PTA.