Top 5 Ways to Get Involved at Handley

  1. Join PTA to support the school.
  2. Look for volunteer opportunities.
  3. See PTA for volunteer trainings and any necessary paperwork.
  4. Check for any fliers coming home and watch ClassDojo for updates.
  5. Buy spirit items.
  6. Attend Handley events.


PTA moms working on teacher appreciation gifts.

Join the PTA, help us make a difference!

By joining our PTA, you will help us help your child and all students at Handley. Your dues help pay for, among other activities:

  • Renting school buses for our students to attend field trips
  • Subsidizing the student cost of our spirit shirts
  • Providing school supplies and uniforms for students in need

We urge you to show your support to Handley Elementary and our students by joining our PTA. Our dues are modestly priced at $7.00 per member per year. We cordially invite you to become a PTA Member this year! For more information, please contact our office at 972-926-2540.

To join our PTA visit:

Make sure to select Garland ISD as the district and Ida Handley Elementary as the school. If you need help with the digital membership form please call the front office and ask for assitance. 

Box Tops

Now it is easier than ever to support your PTA with Box Tops for Education with their new App. 

Just download the App, when signing in select Handley Elementary and scan your receipt after your purchase and you will be helping your school PTA.