Parent Teacher Association (PTA)

Join the PTA – a great way to get involved, support the teachers and staff to make Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship the most exciting and dynamic school it can be!

The Penn Hills Charter School PTA meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in the school gym. For more information or to be added to the PTA email list, contact:

Standing Rules – PHCSE PTA
PTA Funds as of October 2016

Volunteer Clearances
Penn Hills Charter School requires Act 34 Criminal Background Clearance; Act 151 Child Abuse Clearance; and Act 114 FBI Clearance for all volunteers accompanying students on field trips or events where you will be solely responsible for a group of children. Please see the Volunteer Manual shown below and Applications for these clearances:
Volunteer Manual PHCSE
Volunteer Clearance Instructions
Act 34: PA Criminal History Clearance
Act 114: FBI Fingerprint Clearance
Act 151: PA Child Abuse History Clearance
Effective July 25,2015 Background checks fees for volunteers have been waived.

2016-2017 PTA Officers

President: Dawn LaCava
Vice President: Jessica Dernus
Recording Secretary: Alicia Frady
Corresponding Secretary: Cassandra Harris
Treasurer: David Houston

Monthly Updates

  • PTA events are listed on the school monthly Newsletter.

2016-2017 PTA Meetings

September 14, September 2016 Public Meeting Minutes
October 12, October 2016 Public Meeting Minutes, October 2016 Public Meeting Sign-In
November 9, November 2016 Public Meeting Minutes, November 2016 Sign-In, Budget Expenditure Request Form, Budget Expenditure Request – Parent Choice, Budget Expenditure Request – Wellness Committee
January 11, January 11 Public Meeting Minutes
March 8, Public Meeting Minutes, Meeting Sign-In, Budget as of March 8, 2017
May 10

PTA meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. in the PHCSE Gym, featuring staff presentations on various topics. Watch for more information in the newsletters and on Facebook:

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Upcoming Events; Volunteers needed