New Jersey PTA Awards 2023

Congratulations to all Winners!

Local PTA Recognition Awards

President’s Recognition Award – Robert Gordon Elementary School PTA

Advocacy – West Orange Council of PTAs

Diversity, Equity, and, Inclusion – PS5 PTA

Family Engagement – Raymond Voorhees PTA

Exceptional Volunteer – Virginia (Jennie) Jackson – Nominated by Hawthorne Park PTA

Exceptional Local Unit – Spotswood PTA


Outstanding Partner Awards

NJPTA Outstanding Superintendent Award – Dr. David Aderhold, Superintendent WWPRSD

Nominated by Community Middle School PTSA

NJPTA Outstanding Administrator Award – Dr. Joy Dorsey-Whiting, Principal Hackensack Middle School

Nominated by Hackensack Middle School PTA

NJPTA Outstanding Educator Award – Rachel Scupp, 8th Grade Teacher at Thomas Grover Middle School

Nominated by Thomas Grover Middle School PTSA

PTA Partner Award – Mike Orlando, Mike’s Pizzeria

Nominated by Lake Riviera Middle School PTA