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White Plains High School

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

High School News:

Upcoming Events:

April 24: Portfolio Week

April 25: Underclass Awards

April 26: Deadline for filing petitions for Board of Ed elections

April 27: WP Special Olympics BBall Team @ 3:45 (more info below)

April 27: Joint PTA Budget Meeting WPMS / WPHS at WPHS B1 @ 7pm

April 29: Registration for Board of Education Election, Mamk Ave School

May 1-5: AP Exams

May 5:  SAT Exams

White Plains Special Olympics Basketball Team...Please come out and support the White Plains Special Olympics Basketball Team on Thursday, April 27 at 3:45 pm in the North Gym as they take on Sleepy Hollow and Portchester.

Annual Staff Appreciation Lunch...Donations of water, fresh fruit and baked goods needed for the annual Staff Appreciation Lunch on Friday, April 28th.  Please contact Lori Hardy if you can donate. HardyL1@aol.com
Volunteers Needed...Volunteers needed to help with the Loucks Meet selling refreshments. Please contact Catherine Murphy at catmurphy@mac.com.                                                                                                                                                                                                          
White Plains High School Prom...The prom will take place on Thursday June 1st, 2017 at the Surf Club on the Sound, 280 Davenport Ave, New Rochelle NY.  There will be a reception hour starting at 6:00 pm, followed by dinner and dancing until 10:30pm.  Cost of the ticket is $80.00.  Checks can be made out to the WPHS Class of 2017.  Cash or money orders are also accepted.  Ticket sales will start 5/15 through 5/24      
Attention Juniors...Senior pictures will take place on May 17, 18, 22, 23, and 24th 

District News:

We have a NEW Superintendent ...See district info release here

PTA Free Book Celebration...The White Plains PTA invites you to the PTA FREE BOOK CELEBRATION on Saturday, May 6, 2017.  This FREE Book Fair in being held at Eastview Middle School 2nd floor Gym from 10 am to 2pm, rain or shine.  All books, refreshments and event activities are ABSOLUTELY  FREE. Come out and get your paws on Summer Reading book, Spanish Language books and more!   10,000 + books will be given away for free that day.                                                                             La PTA de White Plains los invita a la Celebracion de Libros GRATIS de la PTA sabado, 6 de Mayo, 2017.  Esta Feria de Libros GRATIS tendra lugar en la Escuela Intermedia de Eastview de las 10:00 am a la 12:00 pm, con buen o mal tiempo.  Todos los libros, refrescos y entretenimento son ABSOLUTAMENTE GRATIS.   Vengan y agarren sus libros para lectura de verano, libros en Espanol y mucho mas!  

Walk/Bike to School... will be held on May 10,  2017 ​(flyer attached)​

Board of Education Election Dates are SET...  Elections for Board seats will be held on May 16, 2017 noon - 9:00pm. TWO board seats will be up for election.  See link for more information

District's Budget...Budget Vote will be held on Tuesday May 16, 2017 from noon to 9pm.  (click here for your voting location)  click here to learn all about this year's budget

2017-2018 District Calendar ....click here           ​

City of White Plains Information:

Community Town Hall Meeting... Join the White Plains Youth Bureau: My Brother's Keeper Community Town Hall Meeting. 

City of White Plains Youth Bureau...Youth Employment Services click on link: http://whiteplainsyouthbureau.org/index.php?id=18
 More Information...

Daily Announcements 

A great way to get daily information is to check out the "Daily Announcements" on the High School website. Click here

Remind App Codes: Get text messages of high school events by texting one of the attached codes. Click here

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

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...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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