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    Welcome to the WPHS PTA 

    Liz Murray & Suzette Vitale 

    PTA Co-Presidents 

    mailto:wphspta@gmail.com

     
     
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    High School News

     

    Please follow @WPHS_PTA on Twitter for events and information!

    Please "Like" and "Follow" @WPHSPTA on Facebook! 

     

    Membership Update: Thank you to all who have joined or donated.  If you are not a member, please join today.

    https://whiteplainshs-pta.new.memberhub.store/store

     

    DUBSET FLAGS are still available at the Member Hub store.  Please be sure to include your e-mail and a phone number so we can arrange pick up or delivery.

    https://whiteplainshs-pta.memberhub.com/store

     

    WPHS UPCOMING EVENTS:

    Monday, June 14th - Wednesday, June 16th: Full-day classes - Final Exams

    Thursday, June 17th: NYS Regents Exams

    Friday, June 18th: Regular full-day classes 

    Monday, June 21st: Last Day of Regular full-day classes

    Tuesday, June 22nd - Thursday, June 24th: Regents Exams

    Wednesday, June 23rd: 2021 Graduation, 5pm, Loucks Field (Rain date 6/24)

     

    ROCHAMBEAU SCHOOL UPCOMING EVENTS: 

    Monday, June 14th - Wednesday, June 16th: Full-day classes - Final Exams

    Thursday, June 17th: NYS Regents Exams

    Thursday, June 17th: 2021 Senior Celebration, 1-3pm, drive-thru event on upper parking lot

    Friday, June 18th: Regular full-day classes 

    Monday, June 21st: Last Day of Regular full-day classes

    Tuesday, June 22nd - Thursday, June 24th: Regents Exams

    Wednesday, June 23rd: 2021 Graduation, 5pm, Loucks Field (Rain date 6/24)

     

    HELPFUL SCHOOL LINKS & INFORMATION 

      

    SCHOOL NEWS 

    Rochambeau's Virtual Art Show - can now be viewed on the District's Facebook Page or click here for more information.

    Yearbooks - Order your yearbook today at https://yearbookforever.com/.  
     

    Friends of White Plains Public Schools - Honor Your Senior!  Honor your graduating senior or favorite teacher with a Commemorative Brick on permanent display outside the entrance to White Plains High School. A brick makes a great graduation gift or a tribute to a retiring or special person in the school.  We can even provide a handsome certificate for presentation. And all proceeds benefit the Friends of White Plains Public Schools to fund academic and cultural enrichment programs for students in White Plains public schools.

    Please visit friendsofwpps.org to order or click here for form.

     

    DISTRICT NEWS:

    2020-2021 School Calendar: click here

    COVID-19 Re-opening Information 

     

    COMMUNITY NEWS:

    White Plains Public Library - Summer Virtual STEAM Camp. WP Library is excited to announce another fun summer filled with STEAM exploration from White Plains Public Library and Argus, a Verisk Analytics company.  Starting June 28, each weekly camp will feature a different STEAM topic!  The camps are free and open to students entering Grades 6-10.  Registration for the camps just opened today!  More information, and registration, can be found here:  https://whiteplainslibrary.org/2021/06/steamy-summer-days/

     

    White Plains Public Library - Expanded tutoring services available with your White Plains library card from Tutor.com via our website.  This is one-to-one tutoring, along with a variety of other services such as standardized test prep.  Click here for more tutoring details.

      

    Links of Interest:

     New York State PTA - Advocacy, Resources

    http://www.nyspta.org/

     

    Westchester East Putnam Region PTA - Advocacy, Health & Wellness, Parent Engagement, Special Needs Education, Hispanic Outreach  https://weprpta.com 

     

    White Plains Public Library - News and Programs, The Edge, The Trove and coming in October, The Hub

    https://whiteplainslibrary.org/

     

    White Plains School District - Board of Education, Strategic Plan, Meeting Dates, Past Minutes

    https://www.whiteplainspublicschools.org/Page/26

     

    City of White Plains Common Council - Agendas, Adopting budgets, Calendar

    http://www.cityofwhiteplains.com/index.aspx?nid=90

     

    City of White Plains Youth Bureau - Programs, Calendar, Results

    http://whiteplainsyouthbureau.org/index.php?id=3

     

    Join the PTA...

     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...

    To join the WPHS PTA, Click here for online registration,

    print the attached Membership Form or contact wphspta@gmail.com

     

    Questions/Comments:

    Liz Murray & Suzette Vitale, Co-Presidents 

    Silvia Viciedo-Andrade, Bilingual Liason 

    Amanda Dennis, Corresponding Secretary

    Meryl Stevens, Membership

    Contact: wphspta@gmail.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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