Mission: We support the vision of McKinley by celebrating our diversity to create opportunities for volunteerism, coordination of fundraising to supplement our school and our local community, and by sponsoring programs and events to enrich the lives of every student, parent and staff member. Our students benefit from this collaboration by becoming responsible and respectful members of our community.
(a) The programs of the PTM shall be social activities, fundraising and volunteerism within the classrooms, the School and in the community.
(b) The PTM shall be noncommercial, nonsectarian and nonpartisan. Neither the name of the PTM nor the name of any of its members or officers in their official capacity shall be used in any connection with a commercial concern, or with any partisan interest, or for any purpose other than the regular work of the PTM.
(c) The PTM shall not seek either to direct the administrative activities of the School or to control its policies.(d) The PTM may cooperate with other organizations and agencies active in supporting the students of the School.(e) No substantial part of the activities of the PTM will include electioneering in connection with ballot measures, and under no circumstances shall the PTM engage in political activity either for or against any candidate for public office or measure up for vote on a ballot.
(f) A Policy & Standards document shall be kept for additional detail regarding operations, logistics and any additional expectations not captured here; They should be updated annually. The Policy & Standards do not supersede the by-laws. In the event of an unintended conflict, the direction of the by-laws should prevail.
PTM General Meetings: