What We Do


If you are new to PTA, you might be asking yourself how our organization supports the MST Magnet campus, teachers, and students. Here are some examples of what our funds have enabled us to do in years past: 


  • Serve two staff appreciation meals during the school day for all teachers, administration, and support staff
  • Coordinate and assist room parents with holiday parties for all K-6 students
  • Host informational tables and social aspects of Sneak Peak event in August
  • Serve as volunteers during other MST events, including book fairs, career day, magnet registration, and more
  • Organize materials and stuff weekly Tuesday folders for all students
  • Support the design and creation of the MST Outdoor Learning Center and Garden with funding and volunteer hours
  • Purchase Spelling City access for all K-6 students to use during the school day and at home
  • Purchase supplementary curriculum materials requested by teachers for general education and specials classrooms
  • Sponsor School Supply Sales each year
  • Organize and promote CommYOUnity Night dinners to encourage students and families to build relationships with one another
  • Donate carseats to the RISD Council of PTAs Car Seat Safety Program
  • Provide breakfast, lunch, and volunteer support for nurses during annual hearing and vision screenings
  • Purchase Speech Toolkit for campus Speech Pathologists
  • Sponsor nurse's certification as part of organization that provide free glasses for students in need
  • Donate funds to ensure transportation and entrance fees/tickets for student field trips and fine arts competitions
  • Sponsor 6th grade graduation and recognition
  • Donate funds to Enterprise City and various RISD memorial funds
  • Provide volunteers and materials for the RISD Council of PTAs Used Book Sale 
  • Assist with scholarships and additional student assistance when needed

Plus much more! Please make the choice to support our PTA with your membership and participation!