DISTRICT HOME & SCHOOL NEWS – updated on January 21, 2018
Did you know? Most of the district’s cultural enrichment assemblies and author days are almost completely funded by Home & School. Thank you for your continued support! http://moorestownhomeandschool.com/results/
Upcoming Events from MTPS. View full MTPS Calendar here
1/22 Chick-Fil-A Restaurant Night
1/24 MHS & UES End of 2nd Marking Period
1/25-26 MHS Mid-Term Exams
1/26 Baker Science Day
1/26 UES 5th Grade Carnival, 3 pm
Enjoy a night off from cooking at Chic Fil A! Both Centerton Square and East Gate locations will be donating a percentage of their sales to Moorestown Home and School on Monday, January 22, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. when you mention this fundraiser. Dine in or take out and no flyer is required. Questions? Email Erin Talbot.
CASINO NIGHT ADULT SOCIAL ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2
Don’t miss out on the chance to enjoy a night of gambling and laughs with your friends and the Moorestown community and the chance to win prizes! Home & School is hosting a Casino Night Adult Social on Friday, February 2, 2018 at Laurel Creek Country Club at 7 pm. The ticket price of $60 includes dinner, 2 drinks tickets, $25 in gambling chips and one ticket for the prize raffle. Gamble the night away or simply purchase additional raffle tickets, so you can win some amazing prizes like a Nintendo Switch or Beatssolo3 wireless Headphones! There will also be a silent auction where you can bid on things such as High School graduation tickets and VIP parking, Senior Prom tickets, Principal for a day in the lower elementary schools, a limo ride and lunch with Mr. Keith and 5 friends and much more! Buy Tickets Here. We have just a few sponsor spots available and we are still looking for some donations for our silent auction. You can sign up to be a sponsor at Buy Tickets Here or reach out to Cindy Snyder or Melissa Burns if you have any questions about the event, are willing to be a sponsor or donate an item. Home & School thanks you in advance for your continued support!
MHS STAFF LUNCHEON
The High School Staff Luncheon is taking place on MONDAY Jan 29th. This is a great opportunity to say thank you to all our wonderful educators. Please sign up here to donate to help us make this event a huge success! We need donations by the end of this week. Thank you!
FRESHMAN & SOPHOMORE COTILLION
Freshman & Sophomore Parents – Heads up on the best night your kids are going to have this term!! The Masquerade Cotillion is just over 3 weeks away, and your kids need to get their tickets.
1) Date: February 9th 7-10pm
2) Cost: $35
3) Dress code – think Homecoming style
4) Freshman & Sophomores can buy a ticket for a friend!
While it’s fun to watch the organizers sweat and worry about numbers till the last minute, please send in your kids with their cash ASAP so that we can get a read on headcount!
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Roberts Science Day will be held on March 15th. If you are interested in being a presenter or volunteer please email Jackie Barnes email@example.com
BOX TOPS REMINDER
Send in those Box Tops with your child for the Box Top Challenge!!! Any questions please contact Melanie Romano at firstname.lastname@example.org
SOUTH VALLEY NEWS
SV Home & School invites all SV families to a fun night of BINGO and giving! Prizes for all children! The cost of admission is a non-perishable FOOD DONATION that will be donated to the local food pantry. Bingo takes place on Thursday, January 25th from 6:30-7:30pm at the South Valley Cafeteria. Bring the whole family! RSVP and/or sign up to donate dessert/drink by clicking here. Questions? Contact Alison Simpson or Dana Procopio.
This is a reminder to please have your child(ren) bring into school gently used books for our Book Swap scheduled on Thursday, February 1st and Friday, February 2nd. There are 2 large boxes located in the front vestibule for book donation drop-offs. If you have any questions, please contact Tammy Solitro.
SCIENCE FAIR CHAIRPERSON NEEDED:
The PACE sponsored Science Fair is a fun, non-competitive event targeting the district’s K-5 population and will be held on the evening of April 11, 2018 at 6:30 in the UES cafeteria. Volunteers are needed to organize and run the Science Fair, including advertisement, registration, set-up, and management of the evening. The previous chairperson is willing to meet with interested parties to discuss specifics. Please contact Christine Woltjen: email@example.com for more information.
Live Civilly is pleased to work in partnership with MTPS! For information about services and opportunities, please visit our webpage at www.livecivilly.org. Remember FOOD FOR ALL FRIDAY this Friday 9/8 – all non-perishable items are donated to local Moorestown Food Pantries.
Moorestown Home & School. Working Together For Our Kids.
The Moorestown Home and School Association (H&S) is the bridge between home and school life for the children of the Moorestown Township Public Schools (MTPS)…our version of the PTA. Our mission is to support and enhance every student’s educational experience. We are proud to say that Moorestown H&S is a 100% volunteer organization! Our 1500+ members contribute their time, creativity, and talents to offer programs and services to all of Moorestown’s students. Help us work together for our kids and JOIN today!