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

    High School News

     

    Please follow @WPHS_PTA on Twitter for events and information!

     

    Upcoming Events: 

     

    April 19: WPHS - National Honors Society Induction

    April 24: WPHS -Portfolio Week

    April 25: Deadline for filing petitions for Board of Education

    April 25: PTA Budget Meeting.  This is a very important meeting.  We  would like all current members to try their best to attend. 7pm

     

    WP Budget Vote and Election:  The Annual White Plains Board of Education Budget Vote and Election will take place on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, Noon to 9 P.M., at six voting districts.  Three Board seats will be up for election, each with a three-year term of office, beginning July 1, 2018.  

     

    Class of 2018 Prom:  Help the Class of 2018 raise money for our prom on Friday, June 1! The class of 2018 want to make it a great night for all!   They have created a gofundme acct.  Any donation are greatly appreciated and will help make their prom memorable for every student.

     

    2018-2019 School Calendar: click here

     

    Information Session: School Safety & Security-  In case you missed the meeting it can be viewed here

     

    Rochambeau School Events

    Upcoming Events:   

     

    Calendar: ​​Visit the newly designed HS Calendar: click here

     

    School District Events / News:   

     

    White Plains PTA FREE Book Celebration:  May 5, 2018.  Flyer  PTA Free Book Celebration 2018 flyer.pdf.  Volunteer opportunities are available and tons of free books!!!!

     

    Walk/Bike to School: Save the date for this wonderful district wide event!  May 9, 2018  For more info contact Tracy Velasquez bowen93@aol.com

     

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

     

    Community Corner:                                   

    Facts about Vaping: see REVISED PDF attached  Info on Vaping  

     

    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.

     

    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 http://home.wepr-pta.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

    White Plains Public Library - News and Programs, The Edge, The Trove and coming in October, The Hub https://whiteplainslibrary.org/ 

     

    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 wphspta@gmail.com 

     

    Questions/Comments:

     

    Lori Hardy, Co-President, Hardyl1@aol.com

    Denise Serra, Co-President Deniseomserra@gmail.com

    Vicky Rebatta, Bilingual Liason  labruja20@aol.com

    Cheila Mosa, Weekly Email chey1017@yahoo.com

     

    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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