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High School

Welcome to the WPHS PTA!
  Lori Hardy & Denise Serra
 PTA Co-Presidents
Upcoming Events: 

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 officers. 

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!


Support this PTA fund raiser for the Senior Recognition Fund.  

Spirit Wear....Check out the selection at: https://www.promoplace.com/cpsgft/stores/wphs  Any questions, please contact Yuki Haynes at yookstah@yahoo.com            

District News: 
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,dfurrywitt@netzero.com or Caroline Staab staabcaro@yahoo.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.

Daily Announcements:
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.
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 wphspta@gmail.com for more information. 


Lori Hardy, Co-President, Hardyl1@aol.com

Denise Serra, Co-President Deniseomserra@gmail.com

Griselda Ferma & Vicky Rebatta, Bilingual Liason  labruja20@aol.com

Cheila Mosa, Weekly Email chey1017@yahoo.com

 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.      
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