The mission of Fremont Council PTA is to promote the welfare of all children and youth in the Fremont Unified School District by supporting our members in developing skills in advocacy, leadership and communication. Fremont Council PTA supports each of our PTA/PTSA units through timely communication, training, leadership, and guidance. We assist units by disseminating information, conducting district-wide meetings, providing PTA resources and being a platform for sharing ideas and programs between units. Fremont Council PTA serves our community through education, collaboration, resource services, and community wide programs.

Fremont Council of PTAs serves 30 PTA units in Fremont and is a member of Peralta District PTA, the California State PTA, and the National PTA. This website serves to facilitate communication between all the PTA units of Fremont and the Fremont Council. 


Council Meetings

Council Meetings are held at the F.U.S.D. offices at 4210 Technology Drive in the staff room on the second floor at 7:00pm on the second Monday of each month unless otherwise noted on the CALENDAR.   Calendar takes into account holidays, vacations, and the end of the school year.

For the full calendar, see the Calendar page.          

Upcoming events

What When Where

Peralta District PTA training

Aug 29  6:30 – 9 pm, Alameda County Office of Education, 313 W Winton Ave, Hayward
Council Association Meeting (Executive Board meeting following)  Sept 12 

7:00 - 9:00 pm, Millard Elementary, 5200 Valpey Park Drive
  Please bring per caps, $5.25 per member. Council goal: 30 members from each unit for Ready, Set, Remit award. 

The following are due to council this month. Please email the following to fcptadocuments [at] gmail.com:

  • Annual Financial Report 2015-2016
  • Board Roster updates
  • Budget - approved by the association (if completed)
  • Audit for period ending June 30, 2016 - " "
  • Calendar, mission statement and goals - " "
Reflections Chairpersons training Sept 17

2:00 – 4:00 pm, Fremont Cultural Arts Council, 3375 Country Drive

CAPTA Regional Leadership Conference

Sept 24 7:30 am – 4:30 pm, California State Maritime University, 200 Maritime Academy Dr, Vallejo
Special Education Committee Sept 26 6:30 – 8:30 pm, MVROP, 5019 Stevenson Blvd.
"Ready, Set, Remit" council deadline Oct 1 

Final Turn-In for “Ready Set Remit” State PTA membership award Per Caps (minimum 30 members) received by mail to Fremont Council financial secretary.

Council Executive Board meeting Oct 10 

 The following are due to council this month. Please email the following to fcptadocuments [at] gmail.com:

  • Board Roster updates
  • Budget - approved by the association (if completed)
  • Audit for period ending June 30, 2016 - " "
  • Calendar, mission statement and goals - " "
  • $221 Insurance premium (remit to council’s financial secretary)
CAPTA Grant applications due Oct 15 

Due directly to CA State PTA, applications for the following grants (avg. $500-$2,000):

Due directly to CA State PTA, applications for the following $500 scholarships towards continuing education:

  • Teachers
  • Counselors
  • School Nurses
  • PTA Volunteers

For a full listing of events and deadlines, please consult the calendar.

 

2015-2017 Officers

For phone numbers, please consult the physical copy of the Council Directory.

Officer Name Email
President Liz Fischer president [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Secretary Open secretary [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Treasurer Leslie Gupta treasurer [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Financial Secretary Cezanne Ma financials [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Executive VP Ujjwala Gadgil execvp [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
1st VP Leadership Purvi Shah firstvp [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Parliamentarian Chitra Arunachalam  
Auditor Maria Ching auditor [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Historian Kim Mathis historian [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Awards & Installation   Open  
Communications Patti Young communications [at] fremontcouncilpta.org 
Founder's Day  Open  
Health and Safety Dianne Jones healthandsafety [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Hospitality Open hospitality [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Legislation/Advocacy Paramita Bhattacharjee advocacy [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Liasion to Robertson HS Lori Freidrich robertsonliaison [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Membership Frances Herup membership [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Reflections Leslie Gupta reflections [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
Special Education Gomathi Ramesh specialeducation [at] fremontcouncilpta.org
     
     
Website Coordinators Nancy Mitchell
Jenny Mitchell
webmaster [at] fremontcouncilpta.org

 

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