FIELD DAY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!

FIELD DAY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!

Wednesday, June 18th
(Raindate Thursday, June 19th)

Volunteers are needed for a ONE-TIME shift from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (sorry, no siblings allowed)

Please keep in mind, as a security precaution, only those parents who volunteer may attend field day. Parents who are not volunteering are welcome at 2:00 PM for the 5th grade tug of war.

Please email Jaymee Hurvitz at Jaymeekahn@aol.com if you are interested in helping out.

Thank you!
The Field Day Committee

 

Obtaining Absentee Ballot for Harrison School Budget Vote May, 20th

NEED AN ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR THE SCHOOL BUDGET VOTE MAY 20th ?

You must apply for an absentee ballot. Applications for an absentee ballot are being sent home in elementary school student backpacks after vacation.  You may also download the application from the District website link: http://www.harrisoncsd.org/docs/general/appforabsentbal.pdf or obtain one from the Office of the District Clerk, 50 Union Avenue, Harrison, during business hours, 7:45 am – 3:45 pm.

Completed applications must be received by the District Clerk at least 7 days before the vote (Tuesday, May 13th) if the ballot is to be mailed to the voter, or the day before the vote if the ballot is to be picked up personally by the voter.  Completed ballots must be received in the District Clerk’s office no later than 5:00 pm on election day (Tuesday, May 20th).

If you have any questions, or would like to volunteer to help out with the budget vote, please contact a PT Council Co-President:
Ellen Arcara ela527@optonline.net
Cindy Lopane  cindylopane@optonline.net

Please RSVP to tour LMK and/or HHS on Wednesday, April 30th

Don’t Forget!

Join Us and Tour Louis M. Klein Middle School & Harrison High School

On Wednesday, April 30, 2014 the Harrison School District and PT Council will sponsor tours of both LMK and Harrison High School. Please note that the tour information below is different than originally printed on the Harrison School District calendar.

The Harrison High School (HHS) tour will begin at 9:30 am on Wednesday, April 30th in the main lobby of the high school (enter through the front door by the flag pole). HHS Principal, Dr. Steve Siciliano, and Superintendent Louis Wool, will lead the approximate 45 minute tour of the high school from 9:30-10:15 am, followed by a Question & Answer (Q&A) session from approximately 10:15-10:45 am. The panel will include Harrison High School students, Dr. Siciliano, Mr. Wool, and a HHS PTA Co-President.

The LMK Middle School Tour will begin at 1:15 pm on Wednesday, April 30th in the main lobby of LMK. LMK Principal, Scott Fried, and Superintendent Louis Wool, will conduct a tour of LMK, followed by a Q&A session from approximately 2:00 – 2:30 pm. The Q&A panel will include LMK students, Mr. Fried, Mr. Wool, and an LMK PTA Co-President.

Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to experience our fantastic middle school and high school first hand! Please extend the invitation to any parents in the district you know that may not be PTA members or on the PTA emails lists.

Please RSVP to PT Council Co-President Ellen Arcara @ela527@optonline.net and make sure to include your name and which tour/s you will be attending.

Thank you,
Harrison Parent-Teacher Council

LAST DAY to order your child’s school supplies for the Fall

Avoid shopping this fall and order school supplies for next year NOW – while supporting the Purchase PTA!

All orders are due TODAY – TUESDAY, APRIL 22 and there are no exceptions!

Here’s how it works:
1. Fill out the attached form for your child(ren) – up to four kids – for the grade they will be in for the 2014/2015 school year. (Sorry, we are not providing supplies for incoming Kindergarteners or 6th graders).

2. Send in to the PTA Mailbox – Purchase School Supplies, Attn: Sue Pearson, along with a check for the EXACT amount, made out to the PURCHASE PTA.
** Please be sure to put your child(ren)’s name and your email address on your check.

OR

3. Order online at http://www.epipacks.com/, and enter our school ID, PUR023.

DEADLINE is TUESDAY!!!

Thanks! Questions? susanLpearson@yahoo.com

Complete your school supply order form now!

Take advantage of your “free” time during Spring Break and complete your School Supply Order Form now!
All orders are due TUESDAY, APRIL 22 (that’s the Tuesday after Spring Break), and there are no late orders!
Do it now and put in your child’s backpack for Monday morning! Avoid the back to school craziness!

Here’s how it works:

 

1.  Fill out the attached form for your child(ren) – up to four kids – for the grade they will be in for the 2014/2015 school year.  (Sorry, we are not providing supplies for incoming Kindergarteners or 6th graders).

2.  Send in to the PTA Mailbox  – Purchase School Supplies, Attn: Sue Pearson, along with a check for the EXACT amount, made out to the PURCHASE PTA.  
    ** Please be sure to put your child(ren)’s name and your email address on your check.

OR

3. Order online at http://www.epipacks.com/, and enter our school ID, PUR023.
    *  Please note, if you order online, sales tax will be automatically added to your order.

4.  We will notify you of the exact distribution days about a week before, and YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PICKING UP YOUR SCHOOL SUPPLIES at school, on either of THE DAYS GIVEN!!

Have a happy holiday(s) and a wonderful Spring Break!

 

Jeopardy Night

Harrison Avenue presents Jeopardy Night for all 3rd 4th and 5th graders and parents. Tomorrow night 630-830PM.

Free pizza at 530PM. Please check your emails for additional info. Hope to see you there!

Order next years school supplies NOW — PTA fundraiser

The order deadline is TUESDAY, APRIL 22ND! It may seem a long time away, but it’s actually the Tuesday after Spring Break! Take a few minutes NOW so you don’t have to do when we get back to school!

The packages for each student are custom ordered, and are made from each grade’s respective school supply list.
However, teacher-specific items will need to be purchased additionally, when class assignments are sent in mid-August.
Each student’s order comes shrink-wrapped with the child’s name on it, and will be delivered to school at the end of the school year, ready for pick up, by parents or caregivers, the week of June 16 & 17th.
As this is a fundraiser for the PTA, we have added $10 to the cost of each package.

Here’s how it works:
1. Fill out the attached form for your child(ren) – up to four kids – for the grade they will be in for the 2014/2015 school year. (Sorry, we are not providing supplies for incoming Kindergarteners or 6th graders). Forms are also being sent home in backpacks tomorrow (TUESDAY, APRIL 1), so please look for them there, as well. The second attachment are the supply lists for each grade, fyi.

2. Send in to the PTA Mailbox – Purchase School Supplies, Attn: Sue Pearson, along with a check for the EXACT amount, made out to the PURCHASE PTA.
** Please be sure to put your child(ren)’s name and your email address on your check.

OR

3. Order online at www.epipacks.com, and enter our school ID, PUR023.
** Please note, if you order online, sales tax will be automatically added to your order.

4. DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, APRIL 22 FOR ALL ORDERS – NO EXCEPTIONS!! Sorry, but in order for the supplies to be distributed in this time frame, there will be NO late orders.

5. We will notify you of the exact distribution days about a week before, and YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PICKING UP YOUR SCHOOL SUPPLIES at school, on either of THE DAYS GIVEN!!

That’s it. Email Sue Pearson (SusanLPearson@yahoo.com) with any questions.

Thanks so much -