DISTRICT HOME & SCHOOL NEWS – updated on October 24, 2016
Did you know? An updated Home & School Student Directory has been uploaded to Genesis. Look under the Documents tab under your child’s name!
PASSARIELLO’S RESTAURANT NIGHT – OCT 26
Take a night off from cooking on Wednesday, October 26th and get dinner at Passariello’s, Main Street, Moorestown while supporting Home and School. Passariello’s will donate 15% of your purchase to Moorestown Home and School on Wednesday! Questions? Email Erin Talbot.
GENEVIEVE GIFT WRAP FUNDRAISER OCT 24- NOV 14
Moorestown H&S proudly presents the Genevieve Gift Wrap Fundraiser! This replaces the former Innisbrook Gift Wrap Sale. Choose from many great products: Designer Gift Wraps, Gift Bags, Morley Chocolates, Crabtree &Evelyn, Kitchen Basics, Gourmet Soups, Candles, Silver Jewelry and So Much More!! Look for a catalog to come with your child today. Send into school the order form and your check made out to Moorestown HSA or visit www.genevieves.com to order online. Any questions, please contact Helen Dominy.
MTPS IMPORTANT DATES
10/27 MHS Fall Play, 7:30 pm To buy tickets online, click here.
10/28 MHS Fall Play, 7:30 pm
10/29 MHS Fall Play, 7:30 pm
10/31 Early Dismissal
10/31 MHS Spirit Week Begins
10/31 Lower Elementary Schools Halloween Parades
HOMECOMING DANCE DONATIONS NEEDED, NOV. 5TH 7:00PM
Volunteers needed to provide refreshments and to help set up, serve and clean up. The dance will be held in the High School cafeteria Saturday, November 5, 7 pm-9 pm. Non-perishable donations can be dropped off at the High School the day of the dance. Perishable items can be brought to the High School between 5:30 pm and 6:45 pm the evening of the dance. To donate, click here. Questions? Contact: Kathleen O’Sullivan firstname.lastname@example.org or Inna Denis email@example.com
The WAMS Halloween Dance is Friday, October 28th. To make it a success, we would appreciate your help with food/drink donations, chaperoning, and decorating. You can sign up here to help out. Please drop off your donations by Thursday, October 27 to WAMS Main Office. Questions? Email Meghan Young.
Volunteers are still 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
THIRD GRADE RECESS RUNNERS
We are in need of Recess Runners volunteers for 3rd grade recess on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please consider signing up for this fantastic program. It’s easy and fun! Sign up here: Recess Runners 2016-2017
ART GOES TO SCHOOL
Art Goes to School meeting on Thursday, October 27 at 9:30 in the cafeteria. The paintings will be available to view and information on presenting them to the classes will be provided. Come learn about this fun way to get involved with your child’s class. Email Carol Lee Tang with any questions.
ART GOES TO SCHOOL VOLUNTEERS
Art Goes to School meeting on Thursday, October 27 at 9:30 in the Baker cafeteria. The paintings will be available to view and information on presenting them to the classes will be provided. Come learn about this fun way to get involved with your child’s class (no art experience required). Please contact Michele Orr with any questions.
Send your Box Tops in to your teacher so your Grade level can win the Box Top Challenge!!! Any questions please contact Melanie Romano.
SOUTH VALLEY NEWS
SOUTH VALLEY HOME & SCHOOL SURVEY
Please take a moment to complete an anonymous survey so that our Home and School organization here at South Valley can find ways to improve. Survey can be found here.
We need donations of coffee for our Halloween Parade on the 31st. Each year we provide coffee to the parents while they watch our kids parade in their costumes. We need boxes of Joe to be donated. Please sign up here to donate coffee.
LIVE CIVILLY ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL
Live Civilly will host its First Annual Harvest Festival on Saturday, November 5 from 5:00-9:00 PM. Hosted by the Browning Hess Family Farm on Lenola Road, the event will feature a traditional Fall Harvest Menu and a Volunteer Awards Ceremony! Tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available at www.livecivilly.org. For more information email Kahra Buss.
The Live Civilly/Moorestown Ministerium Food Pantry (LCMMFP) is a confidential, welcoming resource for anyone seeking food assistance. The LCMMFP is open the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month from 12:00-2:00 PM and 5:00-7:00 PM and is located at the St. Matthew Lutheran Church at 318 Chester Avenue. For information contact Live Civilly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 856-313-9853.
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!