FACT: Kids do better when families are engaged in their learning.  

Successful students make successful schools— which make thriving communities. Everyone benefits when you support students!

 WSPTA Awards of Excellence

2021-22 Gold Membership Award


Outstanding Website Award - Silver


Alcott Elementary PTSA is committed to bridging the disparities in our communities by being more diverse, equitable and inclusive in our efforts.


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Lead:  Open

Director of Advocacy: Amy Bodie,


Interested in being our DEI Lead? 

This position works with the PTSA board, school and LWPTSA Council. It serves as a resource to families that have questions or need information. It meets with the LWSD and school Equity Team with the goal of finding ways for Alcott PTSA to collaborate and partner on equity efforts. Works with other board members to publish information, events and resources to the PTSA website, Facebook pages and newsletter. Tries to organize at least one parent education event/training per year that focuses on a topic that aligns with equity and diversity. Alcott PTSA is committed to building a culture that makes all families feel welcome, part of and engaged in their school communities.


DEI Resources


National PTA 2022-23 Multicultural Calendar


LWPTSA DEI Committee - Meets monthly to share resources within our district.


National PTA "Notes from the Backpack" Podcast - Conversations with caregivers, experts and educators offering ideas and strategies to help our children succeed in and out of school.

Resolutions & Position Statements


LWSD Board Resolution No. 2318: Anti-Racism, Anti-Discrimination, Equity, and Inclusion in Education - Superintendent Dr. Jon Holmen will interpret Res 2318 by developing a policy and indicators for compliance for LWSD Board approval.


LWPTSA Equity Resolution, Advocating for an Anti-Racism, Equity and Inclusion in Education Policy - Allows PTSAs to advocate for a strong policy that addresses areas that need change, commits to ongoing review, and centers underserved and marginalized students, families, and educators - with a goal of all students having a sense of belonging, navigating a safe learning environment, and being equipped to succeed.

National PTA Position Statement - Critical Race Theory


National PTA Position Statement - Inclusive Curricula in K-12 Education (2020) 


National PTA Position Statement - Addressing Systemic or Institutional Racism (2020)


National PTA Position Statement - Shared Responsibility in Educational Decision Making