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Parent-Teacher Association (PTA)

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Upcoming Events

May 6-10

Teacher Appreciation Week

May 9

6th Grade Panel Night

May 10

PTA General Meeting 9am

May 10

School Dance 

May 17-19

Spring Musical

May 27

Memorial Day, No School

May 29 & 30

Spring Concert

June 7

8th Grade Promotion Dance

June 11

Field Day for 6th and 7th graders

June 12

Last Day of School, 8th Grade Promotion

Straight from the Rams' mouth!

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


Every Child. One Voice.

The Ralston Middle School Parent-Teacher Association is committed to increasing parental involvement in support of Ralston Middle School faculty, staff, and students. The PTA is an active organization whose membership is open to all parents and teachers. As an association, it has several objectives:

Purpose of the PTA

  • To bring into closer relation the home and the school so that they may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.
  • To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in education.
  • To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, and community.

What does PTA support?

  • PBIS (Positive Behavior Interventions and Support) and RAMS Way

  • Homework Clubs

  • Math Olympiads

  • Ralston Apparel

  • Teacher Stipends/Department Budget

  • Community Building Events -and- Parent Ed Nights

  • Math Festivals

  • Lunch Intramurals

  • New Student BBQ

  • Science Wind Turbine Project

  • Teacher Appreciation

  • Field Day

  • 8th Grade Promotion Week Activities

  • Emergency and Safety Supplies

  • Hospitality

  • Ralston Directory

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!

PTA Executive Board

President Andrea Ganim
VP/Communications Nico White
VP/Council Rep Wendy Kang
Secretary Heather Irwin
Treasurer Sarika Choudhary
Financial Secretary Stephanie Lee
Auditor Lisa Lessard
Parliamentarian Carolyn Knobel
Historian Flora Burke
School-Force Eric Manning

Stay in Touch

Click on the icons below to...


sign up for PTA Weekly Announcements


join our Facebook Group

follow Principal Dougherty on Twitter @mdoughertyrms


Ralston Apparel

Purchasing generic Ralston apparel is closed.  Generic apparel is typically sold during the first month of school. 


Sport Hoodies are sold during the sport season that is in session at that time.  Please look for the link to purchase sports hoodies in the PTA newsletter.  


Please contact our Apparel Chair, Marissa, at if you have any questions.


**Please stay tuned for exciting news about the new online apparel process for the upcoming 2019 - 2020 school year!**