Welcome to the WPHS PTALori Hardy & Denise SerraPTA Co-Presidents
High School News
Please follow @WPHS_PTA on Twitter for events and information!
12/10-Sunday: (new date) WPHS PTA Annual Craft Fair, HS Cafeteria 11-4pm. Join us today for shopping and refreshments!!!
12/10-Sunday: (new date) Harry Jefferson Basketball Showcase.
12/14-Thursday: Winter Concert II (Symphony Orchestra, Choir, & Treble Choir) in HS Auditorium
Rochambeau Events / News
12/11- Monday: Senior Picture Day/Retake Day
12/14-Thursday: Coffee House Event sponsored by English Dept + World Languages Dept., Media Center
Ongoing Events/ Fundraisers/ Important Information
Practice ACT at WPHS: On January 25, 2018 WPHS Juniors can take a practice ACT. Registration required. It is free and comes with an individual detailed score report of strengths and weaknesses. See flyer attached for more details. ACT Test
Guidance Dept News: Click here for the Guidance Dept Oct. Bulletin
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 email@example.com or Caroline Staab firstname.lastname@example.org, and you can drop off at their homes for the May 2018 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 books and/or reference books.. See attached flyers for more information.
School District Events / News:
All About the Budget: All About the budget 2018-2019 click here
Facts about Vaping: see REVISED PDF attached Facts About Vaping
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.
Links of Interest:
New York State PTA - Advocacy, Resources
Westchester East Putnam Region PTA - Advocacy, Health & Wellness, Parent Engagement, Special Needs Education, Hispanic Outreach
White Plains School District - Board of Education, Strategic Plan, Meeting Dates, Past Minutes
City of White Plains Common Council - Agendas, Adopting budgets, Calendar
City of White Plains Youth Bureau - Programs, Calendar, Results
White Plains Public Library - News and Programs, The Edge, The Trove and The Hub
Join the PTA for 2017-2018 school year....
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 online membership form or use the membership form attached or contact email@example.com
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:
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.