ThistleWaithe Parents' Association

The ThistleWaithe Parents' Association (TPA) is an inclusive organization focused on furthering the interests and education of all children at the school in a manner consistent with Montessori philosophy.

We will provide inspiration, encouragement, and support through the following:

  • Fostering parent involvement
  • Enhancing school communications
  • Leading fundraising efforts
  • Providing volunteer services to teachers and staff

TPA Events

The TPA holds regular gatherings from weekly nature walks to monthly coffee meetings. We support the school through events for children and families and create opportunities to build community.


Father carrying his son on his shoulders and his daughter in a carrier

Committees & Volunteer Opportunities

We cordially invite all parents to become involved at ThistleWaithe through any available project committees or by providing direct classroom support.

The school community is richly vibrant because of our parents' continuing dedication and myriad efforts. Please consider joining one or more of the following standing committees:

  • Harvest Festival
  • Book Fair
  • School Photo Days
  • Garden Projects
  • Spring Benefit Fundraiser
  • Community Giving
  • Newsletter/Communications

Time commitments are flexible to meet the needs of busy family schedules.

For questions or more information, please email the ThistleWaithe Parents' Association at [email protected].