parent-teacher association


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parent-teacher association

An organization that brings together the parents of children at a particular school and the teaching staff, intended to maintain good relations and communication between them and often to raise funds for the school.
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parent-teacher association

[ˌpɛərəntˈtiːtʃə əsəʊsɪˈeɪʃn] nconsiglio di classe
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The Minister also had the opportunity to see the new outdoor equipment sponsored by the Parent-Teacher Association.
October 26, 1962: Huddersfield's first Tufty Club was launched by the Parent-Teacher Association at Berry Brow Junior School.
Higham Lane School, in Shanklin Drive, Nuneaton, needs to raise pounds 50,000 to be able to apply for the recognition, so the parent-teacher association will be holding the quiz night at the Chestnuts Club, in Old Hinckley Road, on Tuesday, December 3, starting at 7.
Although SEPA was supported by the National Parent-Teacher Association, the National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers, committee Republicans were still overcome by the chemical industry's spending spray.
For example, police officers might establish or join a parent-teacher association or other neighborhood organization, form a task force with residents to solve a particular problem, or invite citizens to sit on an internal board, such as an advisory group or a research and development team.
Kuala Lumpur, Jul 6 (ANI): The Parent-Teacher Association of a secondary school in Malaysia is seeking the help of authorities to investigate claims that the school principal held karaoke sessions with female students at the girls' hostel.
Cleadon Primary School Parent-Teacher Association holds its summer fair on Saturday July 9 starting with a parade from the Britannia pub car park at 1.
Chairman of the Parent-Teacher Association Ian Rogerson said: "We have had a brilliant day where everyone has got involved and hopefully we have raised lots of money.
The event, organised by the parent-teacher association, includes stalls, sideshows and maypole dancing.
has developed their Web site to encourage participation and increase involvement within the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School system and the local Parent-Teacher Association.
Speaking to reporters after opening the school's 34th annual parent-teacher association meeting in Gelang Patah on Sunday, he said parents must not only monitor their children's performance, but should meet with the teachers frequently to identify their weaknesses.
Ender is president of the Santa Clarita Valley Council's parent-teacher association.

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