DISTRICT HOME & SCHOOL NEWS
Have you joined Moorestown Home & School yet? To join, go to www.moorestownhomeandschool.com/join
When you join Home & School, you’ll receive a school calendar!
Upcoming Events from MTPS:
9/10 MHS 9th Grade Pictures
9/11 MHS 10th Grade Pictures
9/12 MHS 11th Grade Pictures
9/16-9/18 MHS Senior Class Pictures
9/16 WAMS Picture Day
9/16-9/17 UES Picture Days
Home & School Meetings at 9:30am:
9/10 SV Home and School Meeting
9/11 MHS Home and School Meeting
9/13 UES Home and School Meeting in the Cafeteria
9/18 BAKER Home and School Meeting
9/19 ROBERTS First Home and School Meeting in the Media Center
Back to School Nights at 6:30pm:
9/10 UES 6th Grade
9/11 UES 4th/5th Grades
HIGH SCHOOL HOME & SCHOOL FIRST MEETING OF THE YEAR – SEPTEMBER 11
Please join us for the first High School Home & School Meeting of the year on Wednesday, September 11th at 9:30 am in the Media Center. The Agenda will feature these speakers-Superintendent-Scott McCartney, Principal-Drew Seibel, and Guidance Supervisor-Kat D’Ambra. If you cannot attend-the detailed minutes from the meeting will be available on the Moorestown Home & School website next week. Our next H&S meeting will be in the evening – October 16th at 7pm. We hope to see you there!
IS YOUR CHILD HEADED TO COLLEGE SOON?
DON’T MISS THIS IMPORTANT FREE SCHOLARSHIP AND FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP!
Learn how most families who thought they could never qualify for financial aid based on their high income or assets become eligible for aid. Understand cost effective options to fund college and how to avoid costly pitfalls without putting strain on your retirement and the rest of your family finances.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 6:30pm
Moorestown High School – Instructional Theater
350 Bridgeboro Road, Moorestown, NJ 08057
RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED – Register HERE
MOOREKIDS SEEKING TEEN VOLUNTEERS
Attention Moorestown High School Students! Looking for a way to give back to your community and even take on a leadership role? MooreKids, A New Jersey Non-profit is accepting applications for Teen Volunteers. Go to http://www.moorekids.org to learn more about the MooreKids’ mission and find this year’s application. NEW application, NEW organization for our volunteer group – returning members MUST reapply. Applications are due Sept 20. Email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHTS 9/10 and 9/11
When you are at the UES for Back to School night, make sure to stop by the H&S apparel table and check out all the new Moorestown gear. Items will be available for purchase and cash/checks are appreciated.
FIRST H&S MEETING – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH AT 9:30AM IN THE UES CAFETERIA
Please join us at our first H&S Meeting! Come and meet your UES H&S representatives, say hello to old friends and make some new ones as we welcome our new Tiger parents! Coffee and light refreshments will be served as we hear from H&S committee chairs, our Principal and our Superintendent who will be giving a short presentation on the proposed referendum. Any questions, please feel free to contact Deb Rockell email@example.com
ROOM PARENTS VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
If you are able, please consider volunteering to be a room parent this year at the UES. We would love to have 2 room parents per teacher. Use the following form to let us know if you can help (forms need to be submitted by 9/12): Click Here
Picture days are September 16th and 17th. A few volunteers would help organize students and make sure these days run smoothly. If you can commit to a couple hours on either day, please email Deb Rockell firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hello Baker families! My name is Maureen van der Berg and I will be the Chair of Home & School for Baker for the 2019-2020 school year. I would like to extend a warm welcome to all the new families that have children entering Baker this year and of course a big “Welcome Back” for all our existing Baker Bears. Our first meeting will be on Wednesday, September 18th at 9:30 am in the Baker cafeteria. I hope you can join us to hear about what is happening at Baker and ways that you can volunteer and get involved. We meet once a month throughout the year and encourage you to attend if possible. Feel free to reach out to me at email@example.com if you have any questions. Enjoy the remaining days of summer and see you soon!
FALL BOOK FAIR
There’s SNOW MUCH TO READ this year at Baker’s Arctic Adventure Book Fair! The book fair will be open from Friday, 9/27 – Friday 10/4. Look for details regarding special events and volunteer signups in the coming weeks! For questions or to become part of the book fair team, please contact Tracy Darby at firstname.lastname@example.org.
GIFT WRAP CHAIR NEEDED
The annual Gift Wrap sale is in need of a chair for Roberts. The sale is slated to start September 23, and we need someone to distribute the catalogs to the main office, collect the orders at the end of the sale and help sort the orders when they come in. This can be done outside of regular work and school hours. If interested in finding out more about volunteering for this position, email Jackie Barnes email@example.com
SV HOME & SCHOOL MEETING
Please join us for our first Home & School meeting Tuesday, September 10 at 9:30 in the South Valley cafeteria. These meetings are a great way to keep informed of happenings at your school as well as in the school district.
STAFF WELCOME BACK BREAKFAST
We will be hosting a Welcome Back Breakfast for our South Valley teachers and staff on Friday, September 13. Please consider a donation to help make this a great breakfast for a wonderful school year! Click here to donate.
Moorestown SpEAC is our Special Education Advocacy Council. We are parent-run organization that provides a forum to discuss important challenges facing our children in the schools and community and an off-board committee of Home & School. Our mission is to positively impact the education of all students, with an emphasis on those students needing or receiving special education services. If your
student has an IEP or 504 Plan you should be involved! Join us at one of our monthly meetings to learn more. Find the full schedule of SpEAC meetings on our web site, join our closed Facebook group (@moorestownspeac), or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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