As a member of California State PTA, you advocate for children, promote parent and family involvement in schools, and improve the lives of all children and families. Here are a few extra perks of membership available exclusively to PTA members like you!
Download our flier to help spread the word about these exclusive member values.
SPRINGTIME OFFERS JUST FOR PTA MEMBERS!
Come see all that is new at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach and get closer to our animals than ever before! Come face-to-face with — and even touch — the ocean’s ultimate predators in Shark Lagoon, hand-feed colorful lorikeet birds and watch the Magellanic penguins play. Visit their website to view upcoming events in 2016 and contact your district PTA leader for free child with paid adult coupons.
See what’s happening this month at the Academy! Spring is a busy time with their newest planetarium show Incoming and a global perspective of the Amazon rainforest in 3D Earth: Rainforests in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. California State PTA members receive discounts on general admission tickets, NightLife and select VIP tours when preordering tickets online at www.calacademy.org/etickets2 with sales code “CAPTA.”
COMCAST INTERNET ESSENTIALS
Bring the power of the internet to more students and families through www.internetessentials.com. Qualifying households in Comcast service areas receive discounts on monthly service and free internet training.
While participating in Internet Essentials:
- You get fast home Internet service for only $9.95 a month, plus tax
- You never have any price increases or pay any activation or equipment rental fees
- You can buy a computer at initial enrollment for the low price of just $149.99 + tax
- You can get free Internet training — online, in print, and in person
If one or more of your children are eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program, your household may qualify for Internet Essentials. Learn more about Internet Essentials at http://internetessentials.com.
ENTERPRISE CAR RENTAL
California State PTA members save with Enterprise! PTA members are eligible for a fixed, discounted rate on all cars. Wherever you travel, whenever you travel, and no matter when you make your reservations, you’ll always receive the same low rate, depending on the vehicle you rent. And you can go directly to the business line to pick up your car.
Enterprise also makes it fast and easy for California State PTA members to make arrangements for car rental needs. Make your reservation now with your PTA discount when you reservet this PTA members-only link. If you have any questions, please contact Enterprise at (916) 787-4500.
LEGOLAND California and SEA LIFE® Aquarium offer exclusive PTA member discounts!
PTA Family Field Trip. Visit LEGOLAND California and SEA LIFE® Aquarium for only $52 per adult or child. That’s more than 50 percent off the regular price of $117 for adult admission and $105 for child admission. Must be reserved and pre-paid by phone, so call (760) 438-5346 and have your school name ready (minimum purchase 6 tickets).
PTA Members in California Kids Go Free online! Through June 30, 2016, visit www.legoland.com/ptadiscount to purchase one full paid adult admission to LEGOLAND California and SEA LIFE® Aquarium and receive one free child admission. Restrictions apply, details will be emailed. Online purchase available through June 30, 2016 with discount code “15031.” One-day tickets are valid for a visit through December 25, 2016.
PTA Convention in San Diego! Visit the LEGOLAND California booth to pick up Kids Go Free coupons for your entire PTA membership — enjoy a summer visit to LEGOLAND while supplies last. Available at the convention only, no email requests will be fulfilled.
Turn quality clothing into money for your school! Looking for a fundraising idea that is easy, green and doesn’t require students to be salespeople? Run a one-week clothing drive through Schoola – it’s easy and it’s free! Book online now at www.schoola.com/bookadrive. Shop for gently used clothing online and 40 percent of your sales proceeds go to one of 15,000 schools nationwide! Shop an assortment of kid’s and women’s clothing online – every order supports schools. As a special perk for being a member of California State PTA, shipping is free when you use the code “CAPTA.”
Discounts on supplies and more at Staples! PTA members save 10 percent on supplies and furniture and 25 percent on copy and print purchases at Staples when you activate your PTA membership card.
To become part of the Staples PTA Discount Program, follow these two easy steps:
- Join your PTA and visit the PTA Member Benefits page at www.pta.org/benefits
- Register for Staples Rewards® by following the link provided on the PTA Member Benefit page
View the flier for more details.
PTA and Sylvan Learning support student success! Sylvan Learning is offering PTA members free and discounted educational resources for students and parents. Receive 50 percent off a Sylvan Insight Assessment, get exclusive savings on a detailed academic assessment and take advantage of free parent seminars. Find your local center at www.sylvanlearning.com/locations and when you visit, use coupon code “PTA 2015.”
TeenSafe offers discounts and support to PTA members and schools. With the TeenSafe smartphone monitoring service, parents are given a window into their children’s digital lives to create an open dialogue between parents and their kids. As a PTA member, TeenSafe will offer a 33 percent lifetime discount on its monitoring software and contribute $10 to each new customer’s selected local PTA. Sign up for a free trial at www.teensafe.com/pta.
See what others paid for the car you want, so you know you’re getting a good deal. After researching your next car, select a participating dealer from a network of more than 10,000 dealers nationwide and print your certificate that can be used to receive upfront pricing and Guaranteed Savings off the MSRP. PTA members will receive an average savings of over $3,000 off the MSRP on new vehicles and discounts on used vehicles when purchasing through TRUECar. Visit capta.truecar.com for details.
THE VIA FOUNDATION
The Via Foundation is committed to helping schools become heart safe. Visit www.theviafoundation.org to find out about their discounts on AED packages for your school, heart screening events for teenagers and other fundraising opportunities.
Planning for teacher apreciation, graduations or 2016 spring events and fundraisers? Use VolunteerSpot to recruit and organize fall volunteers and boost participation. California State PTA members get a FREE premium upgrade (up to a $300 value) with promo code “CAPTA1415.” Take a tour and register your account today!
YOU GET EVEN MORE MEMBER PERKS FROM NATIONAL PTA
And don’t forget to check out National PTA for additional benefits and perks exclusively for PTA members.