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!


Contact the PTA

The Penn Hills Charter School PTA meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. in Room 101. For more information or to be added to the PTA email list, contact:

Standing Rules – PHCSE PTA

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.

PTA Officers 2018-2019

President: David Houston
Vice President: Cassandra Harris
Secretary: Alicia Frady
Treasurer: Jessica Dernus

Monthly Updates

  • PTA events are listed on the school monthly Newsletter.

2017-2018 PTA Meetings

September 20, 2017, Public Meeting MinutesPTA Budget (2017-2018), PTA Expenses (2017-2018), PTA Bylaws
November 8, 2017, Public Meeting Minutes,PTA Budget (2018), PHCSE Bank Account Balance
January 10, 2018,Public Meeting Minutes ,PTA Budget (2018)
February 14, 2018, Public Meeting Minutes
May 9, 2018, Public Meeting Minutes, PHCSE PTA Budget (2018)

2018-2019 PTA Meetings

September 19, 2018,
November 14, 2018,
January 16, 2019,
March 20, 2019,
May 15, 2019,

PTA meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. in Room 101. Watch for more information in the newsletters and on Facebook:

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Upcoming Events; Volunteers needed

Back-to School: Saturday, September 22, 2018
Scholastic Book Fair: Tuesday, October 2 – Friday, October 26, 2018
Holiday Shop: Monday, December 10 – Friday, December 14, 2018


Opt-Out Option for Fundraisers
September 17 – 28, Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship Spirit Fundraiser, Back to School Spirit FundraiserJacket Apparel, Store , Polo Apparel Fundraiser
October 31 – November 13, Pittsburgh Soy Candle Company
January TBA, Triangle Hoagie
March TBA, Pittsburgh Popcorn