About the PTA

President’s Welcome Letter

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Join the PTA

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Dues information
Single membership: $15

The annual individual membership dues include three portions: national, state and local, as provided in the bylaws. The Texas and National PTAs keep their portions of the dues nominal to make membership for all interested individuals possible in each PTA in which they desire membership.

PTA benefits

Join the PTA to take advantage of these membership benefits now…

  • receive a copy of the Harry Stone student directory
  • be included in the Harry Stone parent e-mail group
  • support PTA projects that make your school better:
  • teacher appreciation morale-builders
  • playground improvement
  • school landscaping
  • classroom material repair
  • school clinic supplies
  • classroom supplies
  • talent show
  • Meet the Teacher night
  • Arts enrichment programs
  • Parent University
  • Fundraising
  • …much, much more!

When you join your local PTA, you are automatically a member of the state and national PTAs. You and more than 6.5 million others are National PTA! As a member of your local PTA, you will have the following opportunities:

  • to know that you can make a difference for your child and all children, just by joining your PTA and showing your support
  • to participate in family-oriented activities and projects
  • to support school activities, whether at school, at home, or at your workplace, that strengthen the family-school-community partnership
  • to learn about important issues affecting children in your community
  • to obtain resources and other materials on a wide variety of concerns of today’s parents and families
  • to subscribe to Our Children magazine at the member rate for up-to-date information on family and child issues
  • to grow personally through leadership development training
  • to be a voice for children by communicating with local and state decision makers. Your involvement, whether at home, in school, or in your community, makes the difference.

HSPTA information

Click the links below to download the associated form:


All email addresses are @harrystonepta.org

President (president@) Tes Blackburn
Secretary (secretary@) Shamonica Alexander
Treasurer (treasurer@) Renee
Parlimentarian (parlimentarian@) TBD
Historian Erika Griffin
1st VP – Programs (programs@) Brent Hawthorne
     Program Chair
     Hospitality Chair
     Teacher Appreciation
2nd VP – Membership (membership@) Lew Blackburn, Jr.
     Directory Chair
     Volunteer Services Chair
     Book Fair
3rd VP – Public Welfare and Education (education@)
     Youth Safety Chair
     Parent Education/Resource Chair
     Health Education Chair
     Environmental Chair
     Legislation Action Chair
4th VP – Student Enrichment (enrichment@) Donielle Edwards Tyeskie
     Arts in Education
     Cultural Arts Education Chair
     Playground Chair
     Reflections Contest
     Outdoor Classroom Chair
     IB Chair
5th VP – Fundraising (fundraising@) Creshunda Moore
     Family Fun Night Chair
     Daddy Daughter Dance Chair
     On-going Fundraising Chair
     Other Fundraising Events Chair
6th VP – Publicity (publicity@) TBD
     Communications Chair (communications@)TBD
     Choice Fair Chair
     Newsletter Chair
     Web Chair (web@) Brent Hawthorne