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!

PTA Officers

President – Mona DeShong

Vice President – Daria Patterson

Treasurer – Cassandra Harris

Secretary – Kayla Booker

Committee Members – Aesha Rice, Audra Nickelson, Diamond Worthy, Samantha Montgomery, Sasha Glenn

The Penn Hills Charter School PTA meets on the 3rd Monday of every month at 6:00 p.m via zoom link. 83286094239?pwd=UWRsc2FmSURKRWhDRDRUOU4yUW5UUT 09

Contact the 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 in which the volunteer would be responsible for a group of children.

Volunteer Clearance Instructions
Act 34: PA Criminal History Clearance
Act 114: FBI Fingerprint Clearance

The service code for volunteering is 1KG6ZJ. Please note: the volunteering fingerprinting clearance is processed by the Department of Human Services. This means volunteer clearance results will be sent to an applicant by the Department of Human Services.

For any questions regarding the volunteer clearance, please contact the Department of Human Services Clearance Verification Unit directly by calling 877-371-5422 Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

Additional information regarding volunteers is available on the PA Department of Human Services website, Keep Kids Safe, Volunteer Frequently Asked Questions

Act 151: PA Child Abuse History Clearance
Effective July 25, 2015 Background checks fees for volunteers have been waived.

Upcoming Events and Volunteer Opportunities

  • October 13th – 20th, 2023, Scholastic Book Fair
  • October 31st, 2023 Harvest Party
  • December 4th – 8th 2023, Snowball Express Holiday Shop
  • December 21st 2023, Holiday Party
  • January 29th 2024, 100th Day of School
  • February 14th 2024, Valentine Party
  • February 26th – March 1st 2024, Scholastic Book Fair
  • March 2024, Title I Night
  • April 22nd 2024, PSSA Bags
  • May 13th – 17th 2024, Scholastic Book Fair BOGO
  • June 2024 Field Day


  • Opt-Out Option for Fundraisers
  • November 2023, It’s a Wrap Pepperoni Rolls
  • January 2024 Pittsburgh Popcorn
  • March 2024 Triangle Hoagie
  • *8th grade students may use their profit from fundraising to help the cost of Washington D.C. Field Trip. Contact PHC PTA for further information.