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Parent-Teacher Association (PTA)

PTA Connecting Families, Schools, and Communities
Upcoming Events

2020-2021 school year dates!

8/21 - First day of school

8/27- 6th Grade Supply Distribution

8/28-7th Grade Supply Distribution

8/31-8th Grade Supply Distribution

9/3 - Virtual Back to School Night

9/7 - Labor Day Holiday

9/11 - PTA General Meeting via zoom @ 9:00 am

10/12 - Indigenous People Day

10/27, 10/29, 10/30 - Ralston Conf. Days (1/2 days)

11/11 - Veterans Day

11/25, 11/26, 11/27 - Thanksgiving Holiday

12/18 thru 1/1/21 - Winter Break

1/8 - PTA General Mtg. @ 9:00 am

1/18 - Martin Luther King Day

2/15 thru 2/19 - Mid-Winter Break

3/12 - PTA General Mtg. @ 9:00 am

3/29 thru 4/2 - Spring Break

4/30 - Non-school/Non work day

5/3-5/6- Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week

5/14 -PTA General Mtg. @ 9:00 am

5/31 - Memorial Day

6/10 - Last Day of School, Promotion

Free Money for our School!

1. Shop Amazon Smile:

  • Every time you shop at Amazon, use this link and Ralston earns 0.5% of your eligible purchase price at NO cost to you!

  • Bonus: Once you are registered, Amazon will remind you to use the Smile link!

2. Box Tops for Education: 

  • Ralston PTA submits your clipped Box Tops for Education to earn 10 cents for every box top!

  • Please, turn in your box tops to the school office in an envelope or bag.

3. Sign up for eScrip:

  • Type Ralston PTA in the search box

  • Register your credit, debit, and grocery store cards

  • Every time you shop using your registered cards at local businesses like Lunardi's, Molly Stones, Bianchini's, THEY donate money to Ralston!

  • Can also register your family and friends cards too! When they shop, they will be earning money for our school.

  • Over 800 great merchants donate a % of your purchases to Ralston!

  • Bonus: You'll often get free shipping, coupons, and other offers too!

Every Child. One Voice.

Our Ralston Middle School Parent-Teacher Association is fully committed to support our entire faculty, staff, and students as best we can.  The PTA is an active organization whose membership is open to all parents and teachers. As an association, and the purpose of our PTA, is to develop and maintain united efforts between educators and the general public to provide the highest advantages in education for all children, and to promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, and community.  Join the PTA today - Your voice matters!

PTA Executive Board


Jo Kupbens
VP / Communications Andrea Ganim
VP / Council Rep Alexis Garcia
Secretary Sara Pinto
Treasurer Paul Turner
Financial Secretary Andrina Tan
Auditor Joanne Kelly
Historian Sucharita Vennela
Parliamentarian Wendy Kang
School-Force Tiffany Booth



Ralston Online Apparel Store

Visit our online store to get your Ralston gear today!

We have partnered with Goetz Bros in San Carlos to offer a year round online store. You have the option to do an in store pick up or have it shipped directly to you for a minimal fee.  

If you would like to see sizes before ordering, you can pop over to Goetz and check them out. All orders are custom. No exchanges or refunds are possible. 

Ralston apparel prices reflect direct costs from Goetz. This is not a fundraiser. PTA strives to keep costs low for our families!

Any questions regarding apparel, please contact our apparel chair liaison, Marissa North.



Education Commitment Campaign

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Straight from the Rams' mouths!

Hear directly from students and staff how Ralston's PTA benefits them!