Is a formal organization composed of parents, teachers and staff; the goal of which is to facilitate parental participation in the school. They occur in both Public schools, Private Schools and also in International Schools.

National PTA comprises millions of families, students, teachers, administrators, and business and community leaders devoted to the educational success of children and the promotion of parent involvement in schools. PTA is a registered nonprofit association that prides itself on being a powerful voice for all children, a relevant resource for families and communities, and a strong advocate for public education. Membership in PTA is open to anyone who wants to be involved and make a difference for the education, health, and welfare of the child and youth.