Soup for the Soul
As you may know, Soup for the Soul is one of the Moorestown High School’s largest fundraising events which benefits Philabundance, the largest hunger relief organization in the Delaware Valley. Normally, we sell tickets to a soup and bread lunch, with food donated from local restaurants, a raffle, and live entertainment.
However, due to COVID-19, we have decided to change our event. In order to still benefit Philabundance and the families that rely on their assistance, we are selling a cookbook filled with Moorestown’s favorite recipes (online and physical copies).
*Details on how to purchase the book will be available soon.
We are collecting recipes from Moorestown residents and restaurants, and would greatly appreciate it if you could become a part of this effort by submitting your favorite recipe (i.e. soup, bread, dessert, etc.) via this form: tinyurl.com/SoupRecipes2021.
Despite the changes, we hope that you will choose to help us hold our most successful fundraising effort this year!
Sincerely, The Moorestown Interact Club’s Soup for the Soul Committee,
Christian Tsai, Grace Tsai, Sofia Della Rosa, Viraj Pentapalli, Stephanie Shawaryn, Keyan Vojdani, Erica Zhang, David McGeorge, and Mr. Hurley
Moorestown Nutrition Fundraiser
Moorestown Home and School would like to welcome Moorestown Nutrition to Main Street. Please stop in and give them a try during their new business hours M-F 8am-6pm and Saturday 9am-2pm. The shakes and teas are DELICIOUS! Plus, if you mention Moorestown Home and School, Home and School will receive 10% of the proceeds from the sale.
Attention all Parents/Guardians – Yearbook
If you haven’t had a chance to purchase the 2020-2021 WAMS Yearbook yet, you still have time to purchase one now.
Yearbooks are currently on sale online at www.yearbookforever.com. Online sales will continue until March 30th!!
If you have any questions regarding the purchase of a Yearbook, please contact Mrs. Allison Longmuir at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your child’s name, grade and homeroom in the e-mail.
Home & School Meeting
There will be no Home and School meeting this month. The next meeting will be on February 5th. Hope to see you then!
Baker Science Day 2021
Our 11th Annual Science Day is going VIRTUAL! If you’re interested in supporting this fantastic event with a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) based presentation, or would like to know more about plans for this activity please email the Science Day chair, Amanda Hillegas, at email@example.com. We’re seeking creative, hands-on projects for our students to enjoy in their remote-based learning environment.
Thank you in advance for your support!
Baker Home & School Meeting
Our next Baker Home & School meeting will be on Wednesday, January 20th at 9:30am via zoom.
Gift Card Collection
As a thank you to all of the teachers and staff at Roberts School for everything they’ve done this year, we would like to collect $5 gift cards from anywhere you’d like (ex. Wawa, Starbucks, Passariello’s) and we will create a “Just Because” gift for Valentine’s Day so that each teacher or staff member will receive something.
Please drop off gift cards to Meg Zonies at 125 Somers Court South by Monday, February 8th. Feel free to donate as many as you’d like. Any little bit helps! Thank you!
Roberts Home & School Meeting
Our next Roberts Home & School meeting will be on Thursday, January 21st at 9:30am via Zoom. Mr. Carter will send out the Zoom information later this week.
Food For All
Thank you to everyone who so generously donated during our December collection of “Food for All” items! The food pantry workers were extremely appreciative!
For our January collection, we are asking students to bring in items on Wednesday, January 20th and Thursday, January 21st. As always, there will also be a collection bin outside the main entrance to drop off donation items.
The food pantry is always very appreciative of any donations, but in particular need right now are toiletry items (toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant), pasta sauce, canned chunky soups, canned meats and tuna, pancake mix, oatmeal, children’s drinks, and condiments.
OFF BOARD COMMITTEES
Fly Your American Flag for Country, Community & Unity
Our flag is symbolic of the ideals and aspirations of our great nation, a nation that today feels very divided. Let’s encourage patriotic unity by proudly decorating Moorestown with American flags, starting today!
Unite our community and honor our country, our veterans, our front-line workers, our fellow citizens and our democracy through this simple gesture of patriotism. Country, Community, Unity.
To plug one of our favorite community stores, you can buy your American flag at Moorestown Hardware. They have many in stock and will help you choose the right one.