Public Relations

Public Relations

The purpose of the MTA Public Relations is to enhance public awareness of the Association's commitment to public education and to provide support for programs that benefit students, members of the Association, and the community.


  • Patrick McLoud, Chair
  • Brittney Burrow
  • Christina Elizondo
  • Patti Jurado-Towner
  • Dr. Paul Rigmaiden
  • Jeff Bakker
  • Astrid Ruiz

Student Recognition Program

The Modesto Teachers Association supports programs for the elementary, junior highs, middle school, high schools and alternative education NOT normally funded by Modesto City Schools.

Elementary schools have available to them money equal to one-half their school enrollment. Junior highs and middle school have $300 available. The high schools have $800 available, and Elliott Alternative Education has $600 available.

Due Dates:

  • 9/28/18 for October 2018
  • 10/31/18 for November 2018
  • 11/30/18 for December 2018
  • 12/21/18 for January 2019
  • 1/31/19 for February 2019
  • 2/28/19 for March 2019
  • 3/31/19 for April 2019