Welcome to the Hale Charter Academy PTSA page!

Hale's PTSA (Parent/Teacher/Student Association) includes
participation from the entire school and community and works to:

  • Encourage parent and public involvement in our school
  • Support worthwhile programs and services
  • Assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children.
  • Please sign up to receive news and updates via email (you may unsubscribe at any time.)

Next PTSA Meeting- Thursday, March 16, 2017 (6:00 PM in the Library)

Join us for our next Speaker Series - LAPD Officer Pete Tulagan- “Adolescent Drug Trends in the San Fernando Valley” (download the event flyer.)

2016/2017 Reflections Art Program AWARDS RECEPTION- "What Is Your Story"

Join All of the Winners for an Awards Reception on February 28th from 6:30 - 8:00
fat the 31st District Office, 17445 Cantlay St., Van Nuys, 91406.

Thank you to all of the students who submitted their fabulous work for consideration! The winners are:

Visual Arts Category

1st Place - Matthew Solovay – “Walk With Me On My Journey”
2nd Place – Erik Sedacca – “Alone … You are Not”
3rd Place – Nathan Schaffer – “Growing Up”


1st Place – Rebecca Yonemura – “Another Chance”
2nd Place – Zoe Ann Bartholomew – “Painting the Sky”
3rd Place – Maya Palacios – “Summer’s Last Call”



1st Place – Janglo Harbour – “R.k.j.r. de Linxeh Presentation

2nd Place – Maya Palacios – “Let Your Story be Told”

3rd Place – Lucy Babcock – “My Flow”


1st Place – Eman Hamed – “Wonderful Miracles”

2nd Place – Marisol Mendoza - "The Weirdos"

3rd Place – Larry Charturoya – “My Story”



1st Place – Neeka Khosravi – “Than to Now:Me



1st Place - Kayla Abromson – “Highlights of My Life”

All of the above submissions have been submitted to the District for their consideration for District prizes. As soon as the results are in, we will keep you posted!
  If you have any questions, please email

Community Marketplace during Hale Open House- April 6, 2017
Do you own a business..?  Sell handmade items...?  Offer a service...?
Along with Open House this year we are including the Community Marketplace again and we would like to give you a chance to participate.  Many families and businesses have supported Hale over the years and as our way of saying, “thanks” we would like offer you a space in the Marketplace during Open House.  You can advertise, sell goods or services, have a drawing, etc.  It’s a chance to promote your business to the Hale Community of families, friends and neighbors.
Click here for more details! (or click on the Open House/ Community Marketplace tab on the right)

Birthday Marquee Announcement Form
To request a marquee announcement for your student's birthday, please fill out this form and turn into the main office (Attn: Mr. Chong) at least 2 weeks prior to birthdate.  Please make check for $40 payable to Hale PTSA. The announcement will run for one week starting the Monday before.  Thank you!

Everyday Ways to Help Hale!
There are several cost-free and painless ways to earn money for Hale while doing your regular everyday shopping. You don’t even have to spend an additional penny. Please download this guide and encourage friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers to participate in the programs.

PTSA Pledge Drive

The PTSA Pledge Drive will continue throughout the year. With ever-increasing cuts to our budget, every Pledge donation dollar goes directly to helping all of our students.

You can make your donation now online using Paypal, or download the pledge/PTSA membership form.

Thanks so much to the families who have already donated!