Welcome to the WPHS PTA!
Lori Hardy & Denise Serra
Dec 1: The next High School PTA
meeting will be this Thursday December
1st at 7:00 PM in the Media Center followed by a presentation by the Guidance
Department! The presentation is titled College Planning Starts Now! Your participation is
encouraged and appreciated. We will vote on the budget and new
Dec 3: SAT exams...Good luck
to all students taking the exams
Dec 9-10: Harry Jefferson Men's
Basketball Tournament. Opening tournament showcase for WP
basketball. Schedule to follow
White Plains High School Holiday Craft Fair...
Saturday, Dec. 10th from 10 am to 4 pm in the White Plains High School Cafeteria
Just in time for Holiday shopping!
GIFTS - HOME DÉCOR – HANDBAGS
– CERAMICS - JEWELRY & MORE!
this PTA fund raiser for the Senior Recognition Fund.
out the selection at: https://www.promoplace.com/cpsgft/stores/wphs Any
questions, please contact Yuki Haynes at email@example.com.
White Plains Tigers Fans Committee:
In an effort to raise funds to honor and support all athletes at
White Plains High School the Tigers Fans Committee has published a
Journal for the Annual Thanksgiving Day Football Classic. They will also be
hosting the 87th Annual Football Dinner on Dec 7, 2016 at the Crowne Plaza
Hotel White Plains NY. Please view the attached files for information on how
you can support and or be part of these wonderful High School events.
WP PTA Book Donations Needed:
If you are fall cleaning - DON'T give away those Summer Reading (K-12) and TEST PREP books. Contact Caroline Furry,firstname.lastname@example.org or Caroline Staab email@example.com, and you can drop off at their homes for the May 2017 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! Please no pre-K, coffee table books and/or reference books.
A great way to get daily information is to check out the "daily announcements" on the High School website. Click on this link http://www.whiteplainspublicschools.org/Domain/733 and then click on the daily announcements link on the right side of the Highlands Home page. There is a daily lunch menu as well as important announcements regarding sports, clubs etc.
Join WPHS PTA:
Online registration now available! Please use the following link:
Join the PTA! Membership supports the PTA's efforts to advocate for our students, the PTA Senior Recognition Fund, grants for teachers to enhance the students' experiences parent and student programs, and more. Click here for membership form: http://www.whiteplainspublicschools.org/Page/1293 or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
The Goals of PTA are:
- to promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, community, and place of worship.
- to raise the standards of home life.
- to secure adequate laws for the care and protection of children and youth.
- to bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.
- to develop between educators and the general public such united efforts as will secure for all children and youth the highest advantages in physical, mental, social, and spiritual education.