About Us

The Santa Clara Unified Council of PTAs (SCU Council PTA) builds a bridge between the units, district, state and National PTA, and creates a support system for the grass-root associations. We proudly serve 22 PTAs in schools within Santa Clara Unified School District.

The purpose of Santa Clara Unified Council of PTAs according to bylaws shall be:

  • To promote within the council territory the interests of the National PTA, the California State PTA and the Sixth District PTA.

  • To unify and strengthen its associations by counseling and encouragement.

  • To develop and coordinate association and council projects and activities in the interest of children and youth.

  • To act as a clearing house for an exchange of ideas and experiences.

  • To serve as a channel of communication between the district and local associations.

  • To provide opportunities for leadership training.

  • To promote public opinion favorable to the interests of children and youth.

  • To compile a roster of council officers and associations according to the plan of the California State PTA.

  • To provide information on proper procedures at the direction of the PTA district president in the event of dissolution of any association or an association disbands.