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WPMS- Highlands Campus




Desserts Needed for Teacher/Staff Appreciation Luncheon on Wednesday, May 4

Please email your commitment to Sarah Medelius, samedelius@aol.com
Deliver desserts to the Highlands Front Office the morning of May 4

Postres necesarios para el profesor / personal Apreciación almuerzo el miércoles 4 de mayo 

Por favor enviar su compromiso con Sarah Medelius, samedelius@aol.com
Entregar postres ante la Oficina de Recepción tierras altas la mañana del 4 de mayo

Hello 8th Grade Parents!!!
We are in need of snacks/water for the upcoming Washington D.C.trip. There are approx. 272 students traveling May 5-6 and we could really use your help! Please donate snacks (individual packages of chips, cookies, crackers and fruit snacks) as well as bottled water for the trip.
Donated items can be dropped off in the main office starting now through Wednesday, May 4. Thank you!
Padres/Tutores: Hay 2170 estudiantes participando en nuestro paseo de 8vo grado a Washington DC (Mayo 5-6) y apreciaríamos su ayuda! Por favor ayúdenos con donaciones de snacks (paquetes individuales de papitas, galletas, y crackers) y de agua embotellada para el paseo.
Las donaciones las pueden dejar en la oficina de la escuela empezando ahora hasta el miércoles, Mayo 4. Gracias!
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DAILY ANNOUNCEMENTS:  Don't forget to check the district website's "Daily Announcements" to see more daily activities at Highlands throughout the week.



WPHS PTA is looking for volunteers for the 2016-2017. Please take a look at the open positions and let us know if you can help. Eighth Grade Parents Open Positions 2016-2017.docx



Dual Language Expansion Town Meetings


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Registration Open for WP Little League:

It's not too early to think about Spring! Register your child now for the 2016 White Plains Little League season!  Register online at www.whiteplainslittleleague.com or use the attached forms and register in-person at the WP Rec & Parks office at 85 Gedney Way during normal business hours. Please see flyers for details.


WPLL 2016 Reg Form (Ages).pdf WPLL 2016 Reg Flyer EngSpan.pdf 


We are committed to helping every child with special needs in White Plains to succeed and reach the their full potential. See attached flyers for meeting dates and details. 

If you can not attend but would like to be on our mailing list please email us at wpspecial1@gmail.com


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, dfurrywitt@netzero.com, and you can drop off at her house for the May 2016 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 preK, coffee table and/or reference books.



The PTA no longer hands out paper membership cards, all membership cards are sent via email. Once you register you will receive an email fromDoNotReply@nypta.com (please check your spam folder in case the email went to spam), with your electronic PTA card, which can be printed out.  

If you joined the PTA and did not receive your card or have any other questions about becoming a PTA member, please contact Jen Demilio at demilioj@hotmail.com (Highlands) or Michael Villafane at michael.villafane@gmail.com(Eastview).


Register for FREE MONEY for WPMS PTA:

Register cards at Target, Stop and Shop and ShopRite




BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION. Please collect Box Tops and help raise money for the WPMS PTA! There will be a collection box in the main office. Thank you!


WPMS PTA IS ON FACEBOOK! Please like us on our Facebook page, where you will also be able to find updates and information from the WPMS PTA.   https://www.facebook.com/WPMSPTA

If you know someone who would like to be added to our distribution list - or if you have anything you would like included in this e-news, please contact Jessica Ulbrich at jfkdj99@gmail.comThe deadline is Thursday for inclusion in that weekend's email.


For more information on WPMS PTA contact:

Sarah Medelius, PTA President - Highlands, samedelius@aol.com

Kristine Holden, PTA President – Eastview, kristine_holden@hotmail.com