What is the role of the Battle Ground Academy Parent Association?
The Battle Ground Academy Parent Association’s role is to promote the school through organized efforts and activities of the parent body, and to provide support for the advancement of the total school, its students, faculty, and parents.
The Parent Association organizes numerous activities including parent and student socials, a silent auction fundraiser, songwriters’ night, faculty appreciation luncheons, a magazine sale, as well as by assisting faculty and coaches with drama performances and athletic banquets, respectively, and much more. There is something and some place for everyone to become actively involved which provides a fun experience for the parents to get to know one another as part of BGA’s community.
How do I become a member?
If you have a child currently enrolled at BGA, you already are! Membership in the BGA Parent Association includes all parents of BGA students.
How do I get involved?
Click the Volunteer Sign-Up link and select the areas in which you have an interest. Submit the form and you will be contacted by a parent serving as the Chairperson of that particular committee. For a more detailed description of each volunteer opportunity, click on the ABC’s of Volunteering at BGA link.
How does the BGA Parent Association operate?
The leadership of BGA provides a list of needs each year. The parents assist in meeting these needs by providing manpower for various programs, as well as leading various fundraisers. Click the Organizational Chart link to view the many areas in which the parents lend a hand to make BGA a great school while getting to know each other and socialize.
What is the difference in the BGA Fund and other fundraisers?
Every dollar counts when donating to the BGA Fund and BGA is most appreciative of all donors. These monies help provide extra-curricular areas of the school including athletics, visual arts, performing arts, student club activities, and enrichment programs for all students.
The fundraising event proceeds benefit school dances, student and parent socials, additional playground equipment, student leadership retreats, and other celebrations and recognitions for our students.
Whom should I contact if I want to get involved?
Click the 2014-2015 Parent Organization link to find the person to contact for your area of volunteer interest.
Under construction - coming soon to the Volunteering at BGA section.