The Carnegie Vanguard High School Parent Teacher Organization is an independent organization and is not affiliated with the national organization known as the PTA.
The specific purposes of the CVHS PTO are
- To provide a way for parents, guardians and family members to support CVHS through fundraising and volunteer efforts.
- To promote and provide social and cultural opportunities for CVHS students.
- To improve the CVHS school environment.
- To foster development of the gifted and talented program at CVHS and other gifted and talented programs both within and without the Houston Independent School District (HISD).
++This mission statement is lifted directly from our bylaws, and I don’t really want to change the text that we worked so hard on…but if you can make it look nicer, please do!!!++
Our organization is exempt from federal income taxes under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or corresponding section of any future federal tax code, and is organized exclusively for charitable, educational and scientific purposes, including the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code.
All contributions made to the CVHS Parent Teacher Organization are tax-deductible.
Please visit our website at: http://vanguardian.org/