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    Welcome to the WPHS PTA
    Lori Hardy & Denise Serra
    PTA Co-Presidents
     
     
     

    High School News

    Upcoming Events:

    10/19- Thursday: WPHS Open House- 7pm- Besides meeting your child's teacher, stop by the PTA booth to become a Member, purchase Spirit Wear or simply let us know what you would like from your PTA or ask a Volunteer for one of our upcoming student centered fund-raising events.

    Guidance Dept Workshops: 10/26 - Thursday: Guidance presents FAFSA Night - 7:00 pm They will help you fill out your actual FAFSA form.

    WPHS Varsity Baseball Fundraiser:  The Varsity baseball team will be raising money for their Spring Training Trip in April through fundraising events. Their first event is a Hot Pretzel sale at dismissal on the next 4 Fridays - 10/20, 10/27, 11/3 and 11/17. They will have two locations set up for yummy pretzels:  Auditorium exit, and the sports circle.   The pretzels are $1 each.   Support our team #WPProud

     

    10/26 - Thursday: Guid​ance presents FAFSA Night - 7:00 pm They will help you fill out your actual FAFSA form 

     

    SAVE THE DATE!

    11/09 - Thursday:  WPHS PTA presents - "Hidden in Plain Sight" - Take a walk through a

    simulated Teen bedroom and spot the signs of drug and alcohol use.

     

    #WP Proud: 

    Congratulations to Prof. Karen Tyska and Julianna Mucciolo, Prof. Gandolfo Scarpa and Marcelo Cappello, and Prof. Guiseppe Spedaliere and Alison Cunney for being recognized by County Exec Robert Astorino for their superior performance in Italian studies and their exemplary academic character! They were honored on 10/3 at the celebration of Italian Culture and Heritage in America.  We are #WPProud.

     

    “Roar,” White Plains High School’s literary magazine for 2016, was awarded First Place once again in the annual competition of the American Scholastic Press Association.

    ​We are ​#WPProud!!!

     

    Naviance: Naviance is available beginning in the 9th grade.  The Guidance Dept strongly encourages ALL students and their families to logon today!  If you need any help or have any questions please call the Guidance Dept 422-2182.  Guidance website click here.  ​

     

     

    W.P. Public Safety Explorer Program:  Join the W.P. Public Safety Explorer Program!  Program runs from October through June  See S.R.O. Lopez in Main Office, your counselor or Janet Spencer.

     

    Seniors: Quotes for the Yearbook are due 11/1.  A form can be picked up outside the Student Activities Office.

     

    Yearbooks: Memories fade, but yearbooks don’t. Buy a yearbook to  keep those experiences alive. The lowest price this year of $40 only lasts until Nov. 30. Visit yearbookforever.com to buy a White Plains High School yearbook today! 

     

    Remind Codes: Want to know what's going on at White Plains High School?  Sign up for Remind.com and receive instant information about WPHS events!!!!!    

    Winter Sports:  If your child is interested in playing a winter sports have them stop by and see the Nurses.  Winter Sports start on November 6th

    White Plains Athletics:  Support the WPHS Tigers!!!!! The White Plains Athletics Web-App is designed to help you view the most up to date scheduled for White Plains Athletic teams.   click here for more info                                                                                    

     

    Rochambeau Events / News

     

    Upcoming Events:                                                                        

    10/16- Monday: Rochambeau Picture Day

    10/20 - Friday: Miles of Hope Fundraiser...There will be an assembly Period 3:  Guest Speaker- Danielle Calvanco PA, Breast Cancer Clinical Navigator at White Plains Hospital and breast cancer survivor.  There will be a Miles of Hope Soccer Challenge in the gymnasium during Period 6.

     

    School District Events / News:   

    10/16- Monday:  Coffee and Conversation with the Superintendent, Ed House - 6-7:00 pm

    10/16- Monday: Board of Education Meeting - Education House -7:30 pm - Stop in to hear the latest District happenings, take the floor, or simply meet your elected Officials.

    10/23-Monday:  2018-2019 Community Budget Forum (it is great to hear from parents), WPHS room B-1-7:00pm

     

    Community Corner:  

    Parenting Teenagers:  An Empowerment Workshop for Parents at White Plains Public Library in The Edge, 7-8:30pm on October 18th. Click on link to register:

     

    Facts about Vaping:   see PDF attached here

     

     

    2017-2018 District Calendar & Directory....click here 

     

    Daily Announcements:

    Daily Announcements... A great way to get daily information is to check out the "Daily Announcements" on the High School website. For WPHS announcements click here  for Rochambeau announcements click here.

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     PTA Information....

    Membership supports the PTA's efforts to advocate for our students, the Senior Recognition Fund, grants for teachers to enhance the students' experiences, parent and student programs and more...Click here for membership form:

    https://nyspta.force.com/newmemberregistration?unit=18-062 or 

    contact us at wphspta@gmail.com 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.      

     

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