Country Parkway, Maple East Named National PTA Schools of Excellence
The National PTA Schools of Excellence program that supports and celebrates partnerships between PTAs and schools, working together to improve the educational experience and school environment for every child. The program provides guidance to assist schools in engaging families in school decision-making, and helps schools build inclusive policies related to education, health, and safety. As National PTA Schools of Excellence, Country Parkway and Maple East are recognized for making families feel welcomed and empowered to support student success.
The two Williamsville schools are among about 300 school PTA units nationwide to earn the award this year. It is the third time the Maple East PTA has received the two-year designation, and the first time for Country Parkway. Currently, Heim Middle School and Maple West Elementary are designated PTA Schools of Excellence for 2018-2020. Williamsville North High School and Heim Elementary have earned the title in past years.