DISTRICT HOME & SCHOOL NEWS – updated on September 26, 2016
Did you know? Did you know that home and school makes $12.50 for each kids stuff coupon book sold? Please send in your check or money with your child.
Restaurant Night Fundraiser- Take a Night off from Cooking and Support Home & School
On Tuesday, September 27th,5 p.m.- close, Distrito Restaurant at the Moorestown Mall is donating 15% of ALL their sales to Moorestown Home and School. The attached flyer provides more information. For questions, contact Erin Talbot at firstname.lastname@example.org
H&S Apparel Sale Ends Friday
Last Week! The Moorestown Home & School Store is only open for one more week! Get your Moorestown Apparel and Spirit Wear now! http://www.moorestownhsstore.com/.
Directory Deadline Extended to September 28
Join Home & School now to ensure that your family information is included in the printed student directory. Membership dues are $30 per family and members will receive a printed MTPS Calendar AND a printed member student Directory. To volunteer at school, you must be a member of Home & School. Join online here today!
Back to School Nights for Parents
MHS: Sept. 29, 6:30 pm
HOME & SCHOOL MEETING, OCT. 5th 9:30AM
Topics include Spirit Week, PSATs, Learning Resources, Differences between ACT and SAT and more!. Join us for these one hour meetings as important high school curriculum and college information is shared. Questions? email@example.com
September 30 will be Author Day and we have the privilege of hosting Caitlin Alifirenka, one of the authors of I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives. Be sure your student brings his/her book with them to school that day as Ms. Alifirenka has agreed to do a book signing! We are looking for a few volunteers to help organize the day and distribute refreshments. To volunteer, contact Melissa Burns Acaro at Rustysmom98@yahoo.com or 856-298-7970.
Volunteers needed for all grades to help with Fun Fridays throughout the year! Great chance to be in the school and have some fun with the kids.
For 4th grade sign up, click here. Contact Heather Omlor.
For 5th grade sign up, click here. Contact Elizabeth Pollard.
For 6th grade sign up, click here. Contact Jamie Fairchild
BAKER BOOK FAIR
Ahoy Bookaneers! Our pirate-themed Book Fair and Family Fun Events are here!. Teacher Buying and Browsing schedule is now available please sign up here. Families are invited to enjoy the school and the book fair before and after school, too. The GRAND Breakfast is on Tuesday, September 27th 7:45-8:30. Light refreshments will be served. Family Fun Night is Wednesday, September 28th 5:30-8:00. Enjoy a night with the entire Baker Community! Baker Bears and their families are invited into school to meet other families for dinner in the cafeteria, to browse and purchase books, and to enjoy fun family time in the gym with a DJ, crafts, photo booth and a treasure hunt. Dinner will be provided by Nutri-Serve and dinner is payable by cash. See Everyone at the Fair!
Shiver me timbers — The Bookaneer Book Fair is coming September 26th-30th! Click here to sign up for your child’s class time or for family fun night which is Wednesday, September 28th from 5:30-7:30. Also, please consider donating a food item here for our morning “Grand Event” which is Tuesday, September 27th. Thank you for your support!
FAMILY FUN NIGHT
Please join us for one of the best nights of the year at Roberts: Wednesday, September 28th enjoy free food, fun games, and of course – BOOKS! We need volunteers to make this great event all come together. Please sign up here to volunteer or donate. Please contact Allyson Hang for info and questions on Family Fun Night.
SOUTH VALLEY NEWS
SV BOOK FAIR!
Shiver me timbers- the book fair is this week!! Please stop in during your child’s class time or attend our GRAND breakfast on Tuesday Sept 27th from 7:30-8:15 or our Dinner and Book Fair on Wed night Sept 28! Dinner is cash only, so bring your pieces of eight! Fish and Chips, Hot Dog Pirate Ships, Cannon Ball Meatballs, Shells and Cheese and so much more on the menu! There will not be a family fun night at South Valley this Fall but expect an outstanding family fun night in the Spring! See you at the Book Fair!
MOOREKIDS 3rd ANNUAL HALLOWEEN COSTUME SWAP & SHOP
10/15 at the Moorestown Library (9:00-1:00) Donate your child’s old costume and/or shop for a “new” one. Drop off costumes at the library now or bring them on the 15th. Donation boxes are also located at South Valley, Roberts, Baker and the UES. Costumes are FREE to all! Contact Sue Ernst
SEAN FISCHEL CONNECT 5K
4th Annual Sean Fischel Connect 5K – Sunday, October 9, 2016 @ 12 noon
(Run, Walk or 1Mile Fun Run- Family Event). Register today online at: www.seanfischelconnect.org
Upcoming Events from MTPS. View full MTPS Calendar here
9/26-30 Lower Elementary School Book Fairs
9/26 MHS School Council Meeting, 2:45 pm
9/28 Elementary Family Fun Nights
9/29 WAMS 8th Grade Picture
9/30 H&S Apparel Sale Ends
10/3 Rosh Hashanah – School Closed
10/5 MHS H&S Meeting, 9:30 am
10/7 WAMS H&S Meeting, 9:30 am
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!