Join Ninth District PTA tonight for our advocacy meeting!

Please join us October 20th at 7:00 pm for the Ninth District PTA October Advocacy meeting. We will be discussing the latest happenings in Sacramento and Washington DC as well as look at two important ballot initiatives.

We are fortunate to have representatives from the Proposition 15 (Schools and Communities First) campaign and Proposition 16 (Repeal Proposition 209 Affirmative Action Amendment) campaign to speak about the proposals and answer your questions heading into November 3rd. Our presenters will be past California State PTA president Carol Kocivar and current California State PTA Director of Legislation Shereen Walter. Register in advance for this meeting by clicking HERE. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Questions? Contact: Derby Pattengill, Vice President and Legislation Director

Red Ribbon Week is October 23rd through the 31st!

Leaders have celebrated Red Ribbon Week for over THREE decades! Join the virtual celebration through a variety of resources provided by the U.S. Department of Education and DEA. This interactive PDF offers virtual celebration ideas, program and contest themes, and ways to bring the message of Red Ribbon Week into your community.

Please visit Operation Prevention San Diego for more information.

A message from Out and About San Diego!

This fall, youth and young adults ages 5 to 25 from anywhere in San Diego County can ADVENTURE WITH US, exploring the outdoors while safely creating friendships, building community, and developing leadership skills for all of life’s explorations. This program is free and made possible with funding from the County of San Diego. To learn more or to register, please visit Out and About San Diego.

*This message is provided as a resource for our community and not affiliated or endorsed by Ninth District PTA

More PTA units have been added to the EARLY BIRD CHALLENGE this week!

It is not too late to join the growing list of local PTA and PTSA units around our county who have met the early bird challenge! View the current list and challenge details on our Member Services page.

Looking for ways to inspire your membership campaign?  Click to view these great PTA resources!

Have questions….call/text/email Betsy Mueller, Ninth District VP – Member Services at (619) 838-1500 cellular or email at

Deadline for Councils/Out of Council Units to remit membership to the Ninth District PTA office is by 12 noon on October 20, 2020.
Check with your Council for the date they need your remittance in order to get the memberships to Ninth District by October 20th.

Back to School Panel Discussion with CVUSD and CBS8

Join the Cajon Valley Union School District and CBS8 for an expert panel discussion on Thursday October 8th at 7 p.m. Leaders from around the county will discuss The Learning Curve: Back to School.

Ninth District PTA has taken no position on school openings.  The decision to open/reopen schools is a school district decision using input from community members, health specialists, county health specialists, school district personnel and other stakeholders.  This information is provided as a community service.

Descargo de responsabilidad:
La Asociación de Padres y Maestros del Noveno Distrito no ha tomado ninguna posición sobre la apertura de escuelas. La decisión de abrir o reabrir escuelas es una decisión del distrito escolar usando la información de miembros de la comunidad, especialistas en salud, especialistas en salud del condado, personal del distrito escolar y otros interesados.La siguiente información se proporciona como un servicio a la comunidad.