PTA Programs                                                                              

Every child at Centennial benefits from an enhanced educational experience provided by our PTA programs. Your financial and volunteer support ensures the success of these programs.


How does our PTA help educate our children? We:


Promote interest in reading, literacy, and creative writing-
Author visits, Bluebonnet  and Texas 2X2 Program, Book Fairs, student book publishing, and additional books for Centennial's library


Provide tools to support the learning process-
Student agendas, Kindergarten Centers, grade-level field trips


Promote exposure to the Arts-
Reflections, symphony/opera visits, 1st, 3rd, and 5th grade music programs


Provide programs to enhance understanding of science and history-
Science Fair and Texas Day


Support Physical Education-
Field Day, PE/recess equipment


Provide after-school enrichment programs-
Chess, Drama Kids and CraniaLogix


Encourage community spirit and interaction-
Fall and Spring Picnics, Spiritwear, class parties, Welcome Coffee, Community Outreach, Giving Tree, Partnerships


Provide school support and show staff appreciation-
Building and landscape improvements, staff luncheons and birthday recognition, Wish List


Promote health and safety of our children-
Red Ribbon Week


Encourage communication among the Centennial community-
Weekly electronic PTA newsletters, website, school directory, provide substitute teachers during Spring Parent-Teacher Conference for 3rd-5th grade parents


Provide a variety of means to fund these programs-
Write-a-Check, Book Fairs, and Box Tops