You are part of a large organization and the annual state conference is put together for you to better understand your PTA and how to make it work best in your school and community! Plan on attending the SD PTA Convention in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
We will start the events on Friday, April 24, 2020 with a PTA social. Network and meet other PTA members and visit with your state board members. This is an ICEBREAKER event you should try to attend!
Saturday, April 25, we will start the meeting at 8:30 am CST and will have several different things to cover. We will have different presentations throughout the day that will help plan for the rest of this school year and help motivate planning for next school year! We will be done by 4:30 pm with the meetings.
At 6:00 pm CST, we will begin the Reflections Award Ceremony with a catered meal. All convention attendees are invited to the award ceremony at no additional cost! This award ceremony is so inspiring and it encourages our students to pursue their artist talents. This is NOT something you want to miss!
Everyone is welcome to attend the Annual SD PTA convention
WHAT: South Dakota PTA Convention
WHEN: Saturday, April 25, 2020 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm CST
WHERE: George McGovern Middle School in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
** Remember, this is not only a GREAT networking opportunity, but every South Dakota PTA unit should have AT LEAST one PTA member from their unit in attendance!
We will be having IMPORTANT discussions as well as elections for the state board. If you are interested in joining the state board, please email your bio to Stephanie Owens at SDPTARocks@gmail.com.
Friday, April 24, 2020
6:30 - 8:30 pm CST
Meet and Greet Social with State Board Members and other attendees
Saturday, April 25, 2020
8:00 am CST
Registration begins, PTA Store opens, Vendors booths open, Light breakfast available
8:30 am to 11:30 am CST PTA Meeting and Presentations
11:30 am to 1:20 pm CST
Exhibit Hall Open and Buffet Style Lunch
1:30 pm to 4:30 pm CST
PTA Meeting and Presentations
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm CST
Reflections Award Ceremony
You can meet the SD PTA Board members and other PTA members from 7 - 9 pm CST - LOCATION TBD.
We have a great lineup of excellent, relevant presentations and discussions that will take place. Be sure to get your registration form submitted ASAP.
SD PTA will be presenting on how to grow and engage your membership. Let's have the conversation about internet safety. SD PTA will be presenting "Be Internet Awesome". South Dakota Board of Education will be presenting on South Dakota standards and out they affect our children's education.
~ Vice President of Advocacy
~ Vice President of Membership
~ Bylaws Chairperson
~ Reflections Chairperson
Check back soon! We will post the PTA hotel.
$?? Single Queen Suite
$?? Double Queen Suite
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EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW THROUGH APRIL 11, 2020
$40 Registration for PTA Member BEFORE 4/11/20
$50 Registration for PTA Member AFTER 4/11/20
$60 Registration for non-PTA Member
FREE Registration for 3rd PTA member from a unit
(If your unit sends two members, the 3rd member will attend for free. Please complete a registration form for each member in attendance.)
Reflections Award Ceremony will be Saturday, April 25, 2020 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm CST in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. All convention attendees
are invited to the Reflections Award Ceremony. If you are unable to attend convention, but want to attend the Reflections Award Ceremony,
the cost of an ticket will be $15 in advance and $20 at the door.
Registration forms and payment should be mailed to:
South Dakota PTA, 411 East Capitol Ave, Pierre, SD 57501
Know a business that supports PTA? Invite them to be a sponsor at the 2020 SD PTA Convention!
This year, the SD PTA Convention will feature an Exhibit Hall where vendors are able to show their products to attendees.
This will be a great way to plan for your next year and expand your PTA events!
Application of Interest - SD PTA Nomination Form (pdf)Download
SD PTA Bylaws Job Description (pdf)Download
SD PTA Vice President Advocacy Job Description (pdf)Download
SD PTA Vice President Membership Job Description (doc)Download
SD PTA Secretary Job Description (pdf)Download
SD PTA Reflections Job Description (pdf)Download