The PTA Welcomes You

The Jose Antonio Vargas PTA is a non-profit organization that serves the Jose Antonio Vargas Elementary School community by providing student enrichment programs, building local engagement, and giving as-needed classroom/teacher support.

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PTA Updates and Highlights

Spring 24 After School Enrichment

Registration is now open for the Spring 2024 session of After School Enrichment on the Vargas campus. These programs are run by external vendors and are fee-based; limited scholarships are available.

International Festival, April18

It's time for the 2nd Annual International Festival! Learn about different countries and cultures, sample foods from all over the world, and enjoy a parade and performances. We'd love your assistance with running country booths:  Sign up here to help and/or to bring a dish.

STEM+ Families Science Kits

Keep learning during Spring Break with STEM+ Families science kits! Each student will receive a kit containing 5 science activities. Send us a photo of your student with a completed kit by 4/17 (or e-mail it with your student's name to ), and you'll be entered in a drawing for a prize! For more details, see our Instructions PDF.

Thanks to the National PTA and Bayer Fund for sponsorship through the STEM+ Families Science Festival program.

General Association Meetings

Save the dates! The Jose Antonio Vargas PTA has general association meetings 5x per year. For the school year 2023-2024, the dates of the meetings are as follows: 

*PM meetings will be in person.

Get Involved

Volunteering with the PTA is a great way to support your child's education! 

Thank you to all the parents that have volunteered for a role on the JA Vargas PTA. We have a few open positions on the board; learn more on our Volunteers page.

Email for more info.