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White Plains High School

   Welcome to the WPHS PTA!
Sandra Alexandrou & Rhonda Herman
PTA Co-Presidents

 WPHS PTA                                                                                            

 Upcoming Events For Fall 2014

SPIRIT WEAR orders can be picked up in the Main Hall
(between the main office and library)
Monday, November 24th from 7:30 am - 2:30pm 
Didn't place an order? Sales can be made from existing inventory. 
WP PTA Book Donations Needed:
If you are fall cleaning - DON'T give away those Summer Reading and TEST PREP books.  Contact Caroline Furry, dfurrywitt@netzero.com, or Martha Lichtblau, mlichtbl@optonline.net, and we will pick them up for the May 2015 PTA FREE Book Celebration!  In addition, if you would like to join our committee and support literacy please let us know.  We are always looking for enthusiastic volunteers!  
November 17-21
American Education Week
Come visit your child's classroom.

Wednesday, November 19

Conquering ADHD, Learning and Behavioral Disorders: Getting to the Root Cause Workshop
WPHS Media Center  7:00 PM
Open to all, free.  Presented by Dr. Mark Goldenberg, Brain Balance Achievement Centers, Join us as Dr. Mark Goldenberg discusses the epidemic rise of these issues in today's children, and the root causes behind them. Learn about the neurological implications behind the struggles being faced by our children, and the groundbreaking, drug-free approach being used to tackle them.  See flyer attached.

November 20-22
Fall Play: Little Women  
WPHS Little Theater 
Thursday November 20  3:30 PM
Friday, November 21  7:00 PM
Saturday, November 22  3:30 PM and 7:00 PM
$5 tickets
For more information or ticket reservations call 914-422-2234 or email. Tickets also available at the door.

Thursday, November 20
Community Forum Discussion hosted by the White Plains Teachers’ Association
What is the impact of testing? What is the impact of opting out?
White Plains High School  B-1 All Purpose Room  7:00 PM

First Generation College Bound
WPHS Media Center  7:00 PM
For junior and senior students and their parents/guardians, for whom college will be a new experience.
We will walk you through all the basics and we plan on answering questions – lots of them!

Looking Ahead...
November 25 
Financial Aid for College
WPHS Media Center 7:00 - 9:00 PM

SAVE THE DATE! The 22nd annual WPHS Craft Fair  Saturday, December 13  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
Vendor registration for the 2014 Holiday Craft Fair is now closed.  Please visit the fair from 10-4 on Saturday, Dec. 13th.  You can also e-mailwphscraftsfair@gmail.com to be put on the mailing list to receive 2015 fair information. 
The PTA is looking for parents who are interested in being part of the PTA Board and Committees. 
 Many Positions available. Please contact Sandra Alexandrou or Rhonda Herman
for more information at wphspta@gmail.com
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