The Nominating Committee of PS 290 Manhattan New School is currently looking for individuals willing to serve as elected parent leaders on the PTA Executive Board for a one-year term (2018-19) and School Leadership Team for a two-year term (2018-20). 

All current parents are eligible to serve on the PTA Executive Board, unless they are employees of the school or have a financial conflict of interest. In order to be a nominated candidate for the School Leadership Team, parents must be able to serve a two (2) year term in the school. If no one else is nominated, parents who can only serve one (1) year of their prospective term will be eligible to run.  

Offices included in this election are listed below.  To nominate yourself, please fill out the form below.  To nominate someone else please fill out the comment box at the bottom.

Final deadline to submit nominations online:  Wednesday, May 16.  Nominations will also be taken from the floor at the May 30 election meeting.

Elections will be held on Wednesday, May 30 at 6:00 pm in the 4th floor auditorium.  Free babysitting will be available in the cafeteria.  A candidate for office need not be present at the time of the election to be eligible to run.  Campaign materials are prohibited.  All parents and teachers are eligible to vote in person at the election.

All meetings are held at MNS.  PTA Executive Board meetings are held on the last Wednesday of each month, unless the date falls on a holiday, in which case it is scheduled for the week prior or after. Elected PTA Executive Board Members are required to attend both Executive Board and General PTA Meetings each month. The School Leadership Team shall meet at least once a month during the school year, with additional meetings scheduled by the Chairperson or Co-Chairpersons as needed or upon request by the team members.

For more information, please click here: About the SLT and PTA Officer Duties.
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* 1. Your name and contact information

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* 2. Child(s) name and grade

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* 3. Please select the position(s) for which you would like to be nominated.

PTA Co-President
PTA Co-Vice President
PTA Co-Treasurer
PTA Co-Assistant Treasurer
PTA Recording Secretary
PTA Corresponding Secretary
PTA First Grade Delegate
PTA Second Grade Delegate
PTA Third Grade Delegate
PTA Fourth Grade Delegate
PTA Fifth Grade Delegate
School Leadership Team

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* 4. If you would like to nominate someone else for a position please indicate the position and the individual's contact information here.