May 102011

Highlands Council of PTA’s is proud to have Solano Avenue Elementary as the newest member of our PTA Association.  Established in 1904, Solano Avenue is a small school of approximately 260 students (pre-school through grade six) nestled in a close-knit community between Dodger Stadium and Chinatown. The school has earned the distinction of being named a California Distinguished School in 1996, 2000, and 2006. In addition the school has also been awarded Title I Academic Achievement School three years in a row. In 2009 Solano earned the distinction of being named a Blue Ribbon School.

Highlands Council PTA would like to extend Solano Avenue Elementary PTA a heartfelt welcome to our community of active and dedicated staff and parent volunteers.  And congratulations to the newly elected executive board:

President – Take Tada

1st VP Membership – Paul Buckley

2nd VP Ways & Means – Veronica Lopez

3rd VP Programs – Sara Harris

Secretary – Yvette Grageda

Treasurer – Michael Prohias

Historian – Amanda Harris

Parliamentarian – Matilda Vera

Thank you to Principal William Bertrand for supporting the efforts of the PTA.