Become a Nevada PTA Member!

PTA envisions “Making every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.”

Look for PTA at school orientations, Lincoln Highway Days and other community events. Print out this one-page form and return to the Nevada PTA to become a member and get email updates. You can also “like” us on Facebook at Nevada Iowa PTA for school, community and parenting news!

Meetings are held at 6:00 pm in Central Elementary the first Monday of the month beginning September 12.

PTA Membership Form




Nevada PTA 2016-2017 Meeting Schedule

Want to get involved in “enabling and empowering” Nevada students? Nevada PTA works for students in preschool through 12th grade. We meet the first Monday of the month at Central Elementary library. Please join us for a light meal at 5:45 pm and our 6:00 pm Meeting (we are usually done by 7 pm). Put these dates in your planner:

September 12  *  October 3  *  November 7
December 5  *  January 9  *  February 6
March 6  *  April 10  *  May 1

Watch this space or our Nevada PTA Facebook page or give us your email address for updates on additional exciting opportunities!


Nevada PTA celebrates Lincoln Highway Days!

Movie Party 2


First Day of School is August 23!

Online registration for both new and returning students at


“Going to the zoo, zoo, zoo! How about you, you, you?”

The next Nevada PTA activity is
our Movie Night, August 27
during the Lincoln Highway Days!

Movie Party 1

Watch this space–or our facebook page
(Nevada Iowa PTA)–for more details!



Thank you to all who made our Pool Party a “splashing” success!

431 attended Nevada PTA Pool Party on July 10!
283 kids and 148 adults turned out to wade, swim, slide, dive!


Thanks, Nevada Parks and Rec, for providing the fabulous venue and the lifeguards and staff! Thanks, Kona Ice, for shipping up colorful icy treats. Thank you to Nevada PTA volunteers for planning and staffing the event! Thank you to all those who helped get the word out. Thank you, Nevada PTA Summer Activities Committee, for jumping in and pulling it off! And to all those who attended and made the work worthwhile–thank YOU! Hope to see you at our next activity–and many times throughout the school year!



Is your summer going ‘swimmingly’?


Nevada PTA Minutes May 2, 2016

Here are the minutes of our final meeting of Nevada PTA’s 2015-2016 school year. We elected a new vice-president and treasurer; caught up on some of our May events; looked ahead for the summer. Please click on the link to review our meeting:


Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-05-02


Next PTA event: Free Pool Party at Fawcett Aquatic Center Sunday, July 10 from 6:30 pm-8:00 pm for all Nevada students and their families. Plan to join us!



New PTA Officers Elected

2016-2018 Officers


Buy One, Get One Book Fair starts this week!

Digital Bk Wk-Bk Fair Flyer


Nevada PTA Agenda May 2, 2016

Come elect our new Vice-President and Treasurer at our last meeting of the 2015-2016 school year Monday, May 2!

A light supper will be served at 5:45 p.m. in Central Elementary library. Meeting will start promptly at 6:00 p.m. In addition to officer elections, we will be discussing PTA scholarships, reviewing the After-Prom party and looking forward to upcoming events including our Book Fair, summer events like our pool party and kicking off the next school year! See our complete Agenda by clicking on the link. Hope to see you May 2!
Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda 2016-05-02

Nevada PTA Minutes April 4, 2016

Please review our April 4 Minutes to see what happened at our last meeting. We hope to see you for our last meeting of the 2015-2016 school year Monday, May 2. We will vote to approve these minutes as well as recapping recent events, discussing future events and electing new officers! (See our May 2 Agenda entry for further details.)

Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-04-04

Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda 2016-05-02


Nevada PTA Officer Nominations Open

Nevada PTA needs a new Vice-President and Treasurer for a two-year term beginning May, 2016. Would you like to serve the students, teachers and parents of Nevada in one of these positions? Or do you know someone you think would make a good officer? Election Committee Chairs Lisa Johnson and Amber Olson have provided this form for nominations. Nominees will be contacted to ensure their acceptance prior to our officer elections in May!

Nominations may be submitted to our co-chairs at Nevada Community School District or our Nevada PTA email ( Thank you for helping us make Nevada PTA the best it can be!

Nevada PTA Officer Election Nomination Form


Nevada PTA Minutes March 7, 2016

Don’t remember what we talked about in March? Or maybe you missed the meeting? Review our minutes at this link:

Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-03-07


Nevada PTA Agenda April 4, 2016

It’s the first Monday of the month! Join us for our monthly meeting.

Light supper at 5:45 p.m.; meeting at 6:00 p.m. at Central Elementary library.

Please review what we will be talking about and our March minutes:

Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda 2016-04-04

Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-03-07


Nevada PTA Agenda for March 7, 2016

Please make plans to join us at the Central Elementary library March 7, 2016! A light supper will be served at 5:45 pm; meeting follows at 6:00 pm. The minutes from our February meeting are available on a prior post. To see what else we are discussing, click on the link:


Nevada PTA Meeting Agenda 2016-03-07

Hope to see you there!


Nevada PTA Minutes for February 1, 2016

Please review our most recent minutes. These will be voted on at our March 7, 2016 meeting.


Nevada PTA Meeting Minutes 2016-02-01


Nevada PTA Scholarship Application!

Nevada PTA awards two scholarships to graduating seniors each year to support their continuing education. Applications are now available! Due April 29, 2016, they may be obtained at the high school guidance office or you may print one from the PDF below. Good luck! Impress us, seniors!





Book Swap–Read All About It!

Character-Book Swap 2016

Saturday, February 6, come to Central Elementary by 3 pm to join the fun! Click on the link below for details about readers, books, crafts, gym fun, swaps–even a parade!

Click here for details:   We’ve Got Character Poster

Nevada PTA Carnival