Open Enrollment is Underway!† Kuumba Academy is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year in for students in grades K-8. Kuumba Academy will host Open House sessions on designated Tuesdays in December and January. †To schedule an Open House session, please call 660-4750. †Students applying for grades 1st- 8th are encouraged to attend the Open House sessions with their parents.†
To access the membership form for the 2015-2016 school year, click here.
Kuumba Academy PTA Membership
Membership is open to anyone who believes in the Mission and Purposes of National Parent Teacher Association. Every person who joins Kuumba Academy PTA automatically becomes a member of both the Delaware PTA and National PTA.
The Mission of the PTA
- To support and speak on behalf of children and youth in the schools, in the community, and before governmental bodies and other organizations that make decisions affecting children;
- To assist parents in developing the skills they need to raise and protect their children;
- To encourage parent and public involvement in the public schools of this nation.
The purposes of the PTA are
- To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship;
- To raise standards of home life;
- To secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth;
- To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth; and
- To develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantage in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.