Programs

The Harvard PTA supports:

  • Harvard’s garden and outdoor learning center in partnership with Urban Harvest ($15,000)
  • School assemblies such as visits from Main Street Theater, Houston Grand Opera, Museum of Natural Science & more ($8,000)
  • Library and Literacy programs ($10,000)
  • Discretionary funds for specific teacher requests annually ($16,000)
  • Extra hard- and software upgrades needed throughout the building ($25,000+ for smart board projectors, learning software, etc.)
  • Year-round teacher appreciation events ($11,000)
  • Community building projects including Pre-K/Kindergarten summer play dates and mixer before the start of school, Dad’s Club and their bi-annual outdoor movie nights, and December Craft Night ($5,000)
  • Costs associated with hosting the PTA web site and other communication ($1,000)

These are efforts that make Harvard such an amazing school, adding value to the diligent work of our teachers and staff.