Current and Upcoming LCTA PTA Happenings

Thank you to all our families for coming out for Family Movie Night this Friday past. It was a great community event hosted by the PTA and we were delighted to have so many of our families come out and enjoy the evening of Movie and free Pizza! Thank you to our parent volunteers and PTA Community Spirit co-chairs Katie Attiken/Tricia Holley.

Interested in joining the PTA Executive Board?

We are preparing the ballot for the 19-20 school year. Please contact Jane at if you are interested to serve in a role on our executive board. For descriptions of positions and an overview of our current board click here.


Start planning your yearbook Lovelines now!  Loveline submission will run January 9th through February 14th. More info to come on how to submit.  (Lovelines are a dedicated photo and note in the Yearbook)

We will start taking Yearbook orders on January   16th.  The deadline for the “early bird” price of $20 will be February 14. After February 14, the price will increase to $30.  

Earth Day Contest-Deadline for submission December 19th

ACPS students are invited to participate in the annual Earth Day Artwork Contest. The winning selection will be used to help publicize the City of Alexandria’s Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 27, 2019.Students are invited to submit original, two-dimensional wordless artwork based on their interpretation of the theme “Climate Change – Take Action.” The selected artwork will be printed on all Earth Day t-shirts, posters, fliers, and will be featured on the City of Alexandria Earth Day website. The artist will be recognized in the Earth Day program and will be invited to the Earth Day Proclamation reading at a City Council Meeting. A collection of submitted artwork will be on display at the Earth Day celebration and in City Hall the week prior to the celebration. The winning artwork will be selected based on creativity, content, composition and relationship to the theme, "Climate Change – Take Action” The deadline to submit artwork is 3 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19 and it should be submitted to the art teacher at your school. Questions? Contact the Earth Day Committee Chair, Eldon Boes:

Legislative Affairs

LCTA Legislative Affairs next meeting: January 10th, Firehook, 8:15am

Topics to include updates on TAG and Special Education initiatives in ACPS, as well as the superintendent’s 2019-20 budget request.

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