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    The BHS PTSA Needs You On The Board | You Can Make A Difference!
    Posted on 07/09/2020
    PTSA Volunteer graphic. Ballard HS PTSA Needs You!

    Be On The BHS PTSA Board or Committee Position
    We Need Your Voice!

    BHS Parents we need youThe PTSA is actively seeking BHS parents who want to get involved.  Please visit the PTSA Board Member 2020-21 Openings for more details. Thank you! Email the Nominating Committee with any questions at all!

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    Ballard HS relies heavily on parent volunteers to help BHS provide the best possible experience and opportunities for all students. It takes incredible coordination and orchestration not just from the students, teachers and administrators, but tremendous support from the parent community as well. A variety of positions are available and some positions require little to no PTSA experience or only take a minimal amount of time

    The Ballard High School PTSA is made up of four Executive Committee Volunteers; six PTA Board Member Volunteers and the school Principal that make up the rest of the Board of 10. In addition, there are 10 Standing Committee Positions, often shared. Executive Committee, which are elected positions, are the President(s), Vice President(s), Treasurer, and Secretary. PTSA Board are Volunteer Coordinator, Membership Chair, Legislative Liaison, Nominating Committee Chair, Building Leadership Chair(s), Family & Community Engagement (FACE) and the Principal. All these positions have one seat, one vote-- shared positions share one vote. All Volunteers must be Washington State PTA Members in good standing. 

    The Ballard High School PTSA Board - OPEN Positions For 2020-21

    Executive Board | Elected Positions

    President: OPEN | The Ballard PTSA President(s) is responsible for providing leadership and direction to the organization. They will preside over PTSA Board and General Membership meetings. They set the agendas for all PTSA Board and General Meetings. They Ensure that pertinent PTSA information is distributed to membership. They also determine appropriate and investment interests of the PTSA general membership. They work with the treasurer to oversee appropriate allocation of funds per established annual budget and they are an approved PTSA check signer and available to treasurer as needed to go-sign PTSA checks approved PTSA check signer and available to treasurer as needed to co-sign PTSA checks. In addition, the President will work with PTSA Board to recruit chairs for committees. They will also attend "PTSA and the Law" training session

    Nominating Committee Chairs: OPEN

    Standing Committees

    SPREE (All-Night Grad Party) OPEN | The SPREE Coordinator(s) help to plan and coordinate the Ballard HS senior all-night graduation party following the graduation ceremony. Includes tracking the signed attendee forms and payments, working with Grad Nights to select the venues and food, coordinating the buses and volunteers the night of. Kick-off in the late fall and runs to graduation night.

    PTSA Website Management & Editor: OPEN | The PTSA Website Webmaster maintains and updates the website content with current news and information, fundraising efforts, and meeting minutes.