The name of this organization is the Winton Woods Community Parent and Teacher Association (WWCPTA) of Forest Park, Greenhills, and Springfield Township, Ohio. It is a local PTA organized under the authority of Ohio Congress of Parents and Teachers (Ohio PTA), a branch of National Congress of Parents and Teachers (National PTA). This PTA serves the following schools: Winton Woods Primary South, Winton Woods Primary North, Winton Woods Elementary, Winton Woods Intermediate, Winton Woods Middle, and Winton Woods High Schools in Winton Woods School District.
The purposes of PTA are:
To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth
To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth, and
To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.
To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship
To raise the standards of home life
The purposes of the PTA are promoted through an advocacy and educational program directed toward parents, teachers, and the general public; developed through conferences, committees, projects, and programs; and governed and qualified by the basic policies set forth in Article III.
The organization is organized exclusively for the charitable, scientific, literary, or educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or corresponding section of any future federal tax code (hereinafter referred to as “Internal Revenue Code”).
In accordance with Ohio PTA, this association further defines children and youth as birth through 23 years of age.