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

    High School News

    Upcoming Events:

    Sept 18PTA Council Meeting @ 7pm, Ed House

    Sept 19: Dads Take your Child to School Day, District-wide

    Sept 21-22: Rosh Hashanah, Schools & Offices Closed

    Sept 23: Fred Gressler Memorial Cross Country Meet @ 9am

                  Varsity Football, Away @ Ramapo @ 7pm

     

    WP Proud: 

    Science Research students at WPHS achieved some important recognition over the summer.  Senior Caitlin Sergi was awarded the "Acorda Scientific Excellence Award" for the research she conducted as a junior last summer at Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. Seniors Angelina Shoemaker and Shakira Uculmana were recognized this summer for the research they conducted at Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Center's HOPP summer program. Teacher of the Science Research Program in WP is Kimberly Fleming.  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.  ​

     

    Songwriters:  The Songwriters Club will have their first meeting on Monday, September 18th during lunchtime in room C104​.

     

    School's Creative Magazine:  Love reading?  Love writing?  Love art?  Interested in learning more about these creative fields?  Join the ROAR for the 60th edition of our school’s creative magazine, Thursday and Fridays in B119.  All are welcome!

     

    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.

     

    Hurricane Harvey Food Drive: The Hurricane Harvey Food Drive will be accepting nonperishable foods and new or gently used clothing until September 19. First responders are in need of new T-shirts and socks.​

     

    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!!!!!    

     

    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                                                                                    

     

    District News:  

    The Edge, WP Library:  

    On Monday, September 18 @4pm, the Edge, the White Plains Public Library’s teen library, will hold its first Volunteer Interest Meeting for the “Do Gooders,” a new community service group for teens. “Do Gooders” follows the announcement that The Allstate Foundation awarded the White Plains Public Library a $25,000 grant for teen programs through “Good Starts in the Edge.”  Please contact Kathlyn Carroll at 914-422-6945 or kcarroll@whiteplainslibrary.org with any questions. 

     

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

     

    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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