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

    High School News

    Upcoming Events:

     

    11/06- Monday: Family Technology Night, 6-9 p.m. click here 

     

    11/07- Tuesday: Election Day, no school for students

     

    11/09- Thursday: First Marking Period Ends

     

    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. Hidden Mischief

     

    11/10-Friday:  No School - Veteran's Day

     

    11/13-11/17:  American Education Week

     

    11/17- Friday: Report Cards Go Home

      

    SpiritWear:  SHOW YOUR SCHOOL SPIRIT IN STYLE!

    2017-2018 WPHS SPIRITWEAR online store is open & ready for business. Simply Log on to http://www.promoplace.com/cpsgft/stores/wphs to purchase your favorite spiritwear items

    Please see flyer attached: Spiritwear Flyer

    Online orders will be accepted until 11/15/17.

    Orders will be available for pick after 12/5/17.

    In school sale during lunch periods on Thursday November 16th. 

     

    Guidance Dept:  Click here for the Guidance Dept Oct. Bulletin  

     

    WPHS Tour Form and Schedule:  The HS is currently conducting tours for 8th graders and their families.  Click here for more info 

     

    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 2 Fridays -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

     

    WPHS Annual Craft Fair:  Just in time for Holiday Shopping, Dec 9, 10-4pm. Shop for gift, home decor, jewelry and many more.   Flyers attached: Craft Fair Flyer

     

    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.  

     

    #WP Proud:  Congratulations to Ava Iannetta, Erin Patterson, Morgan Hricay and Kayla Shannon on qualifying for states in the school record breaking 200 free relay!  The team of Kayla Shannon, Morgan Hricay, Margauz Reyna and Ava Iannetta also set a new school record in the 200 medley relay. Congratulations!  We are #WPProud​

     

    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.

     

    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 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.                                                                             

     

    Rochambeau Events / News

     

    Upcoming Events:                                                                        

     

    11/06- Monday: Family Technology Night @ WPHS, 6-9 p.m. click here 

    Fred Gressler Tournament Champions: Mr. Bartley, Coach MacDonald, Mr. Giambaivo, Mr. Gray and Mr. Schweizer represented Rochambeau and won the tournament.  Congratulations!  We are #WPProud                                                     

                      

    School District Events / News:   

     

    All About the Budget:  All About the budget 2018-2019 click here

    Turkey Bowl:  The Turkey Bowl has been cancelled.  In the spirit of community the district is planning to create an event to bring alumni, students and the community together to celebrate the spirit of White Plains.  You are invited to participate in a committee charged with developing and organizing a new experience for all to enjoy.  If you are interested in participating please reach out to Athletic Director Matt Cameron at mattcameron@wpcsd.k12.ny.us  by November 1st.

     

    Community Corner  

     

    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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