About Henry Ford PTA

The Henry Ford Elementary School PTA brings together parents, teachers, students, and the Redwood City community to enrich the learning experience of our students. Active parents at Henry Ford school make a huge impact fundraising, helping in the classrooms, and engaging the community.


There are many ways to help and even one hour makes a difference. Please VOLUNTEER.


PTA pays for:

  • PE+ – Coach PJ teaches our kids the physical wellbeing & social emotional skills to lead active, successful lives.IMG_2226
  • Music for Minors – Numerous studies show that music education enhances reasoning & language skills. Plus it’s fun!
  • Art in Action – Develops creativity, critical thinking, self-expression, & cultural awareness
  • Project Cornerstone – Teaches social emotional skills to promote achievement & community participation
  • Scholastic NewsEngages students with current events and builds nonfiction-reading skills
  • Field trips
  • Classroom supplies

Please help us thank families like yours and our community sponsors for their generous contributions:

Our Donors

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Work directly with teachers & students! Art in Action Help students develop creativity, critical thinking, self-expression, & cultural awareness Lead: Julie Prosper | juliecprosper@gmail.com Project Cornerstone Teach social emotional skills to promote achievement & community participation Lead: Rhea Yauch | pchenryford@gmail.com Room Parents Organize class baskets, coordinate event volunteers, facilitate PTA communication All parents & caretakers are invited to … Continue reading Classroom

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Increase awareness & appreciation for Henry Ford Elementary within the local community. Encourage engagement with our school. Communications Inform & engage the Henry Ford community Newsletter: Jana Thayer | jbthayer@stanford.edu Social Media: Tracy Ogishi |  tracyogishi@gmail.com Website: Tracy Ogishi | tracyogishi@gmail.com Remind: Tracy Ogishi | tracyogishi@gmail.com Marquee: Angelica Caballero | acaballero@rcsdk8.net Ambassadors Spread the word that Henry Ford Elementary provides … Continue reading Community