PTSA sponsors two advocacy trips:
Student Sacramento "Trip" (March, Exact Date/Time TBD)
Any junior or senior who is interested in government, public policy and/or education issues should consider applying to be selected to represent Northwood High School on the Irvine Unified Council PTA (IUCPTA) sponsored Student Sacramento Trip - typically held in February. In this one day visit to Sacramento, students meet with state law makers and their staff to express their concerns and ideas regarding public education, hear from a variety of experts in state education policy, and network with other students from Irvine, IUSD administrators, and IUSD board members. This year it will be a virtual conference held in March.
To learn more about the Advocacy "Trip" to Sacramento, please click here.
To view the application, please click here.
If you are interested, please fill out the application (including teacher recommendation) and return it to Dr. Roach by January 6th. Applications are also available in the front office. If you have questions regarding this program, please contact Jyoti at AdvocacyPTSAnhs@gmail.com.
Parent Sacramento Safari 2021
Fourth District PTA typically organizes an annual two-day trip in February to our State Capitol where about 100 Orange County PTA members hear from key speakers on issues that affect children and youth, learn about the inner workings of state government, advocate directly to our legislators, and network with others. However, this year Sac Safari goes Virtual!
SAVE THE DATE!
Sneak Peek - February 5th
Sacramento Safari Week - February 22-26
FREE Registration (Must be a current PTA member)
Events will be interactive and at various times each day so that any current PTA member can participate in this educational legislative learning experience at their convenience. Speakers will be both elected officials and education experts in their fields. Updates on registration and speakers to follow in coming weeks. If you have questions regarding this program, please contact Jyoti at AdvocacyPTSAnhs@gmail.com.