WR Odell PTA
The WR Odell PTA is a group of parents, teachers and staff dedicated to making a difference in the education, health and safety of our children. Our work is guided by a board made up of parents, teachers and administrators and our goal is to uphold the PTA's mission which is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children while also providing for the students, teachers and families of WR Odell Primary and Elementary Schools.
Angie Becker (Shop Scripts)
Kristen Draisey (Invest in your Child)
Standing Committee Chairs
Byron & Renee Blackmore
Heather Buckelew (temporary chair) OPEN POSITION
About National PTA
For more than 100 years, National Parent Teacher Association (National PTA®) has worked toward bettering the lives of every child in education, health and safety. Founded in 1897 as the National Congress of Mothers by Alice McLellan Birney and Phoebe Apperson Hearst, 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 501(c)(3) 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 children and youth. Membership in your local PTA includes membership in the National PTA. For more information on the benefits of membership, visit www.pta.org.
About NC PTA
The North Carolina PTA (NCPTA) is the state’s oldest and largest volunteer organization advocating for the education, health, safety and success of all children and youth while building strong families and communities. PTAs across North Carolina impact more than 685,000 children and their families. Membership in your local PTA includes membership in the NC PTA. For more information visit www.ncpta.org.