Welcome to Mamaroneck High School PTSA

 

Coming Up

IMPORTANT DATES

Monday June 15 -MHS Last day of classes

Monday June 15 - MHS Fall Sports Athletic Info Meeting, 6pm, McLain Auditorium

Monday June 15 - Mamaroneck Student Aid Fund Awards Ceremony, 7:30pm

Tuesday June 16 - Board of Education regular monthly mtg, 7:30 pm, MHS Tiered Classroom  

Monday June 22 - MHS Physicals – MHS Nurses Office, 1-3pm

Monday June 22 - MHS Senior Student Dinner, 7pm, Cafe

Wednesday June 24 - MHS Graduation, 6pm (rain date 6/25)

Attention Parents

FROM THE PTSA
Click here to see final exam and regents schedule

Attention 9th & 10th Grade Parents As the school year draws to a close, volunteers are needed to assist with iPad collection. iPads will be collected the next two weeks at the following times:
6/16   2:30pm – 4:00 pm
6/22  10:30 am – 12:00 pm
6/23 10:30 am – 12:00 pm and 1:30pm to 3:00 pm

We would love your help whenever you can give it!   If you are able to help, please click here to sign up. Any questions contact Joan Capaldi or Jenny Ransom.
 
Fall SAT/ACT Test Prep
The PTSA, in conjunction with Applerouth Education, will be offering Fall SAT and ACT prep courses as well as mock (practice) tests. Due to the changing SAT, these courses and mocks will begin in early September. To guarantee a spot in the SAT course, register by September 3rd, 2015. Students will have 4 opportunities to take the SAT before it changes. To see dates, times and cost, and to sign up for the prep courses, click here. To see dates, times and cost and to sign up for the mock tests,click here. Scholarships are available, contact Greg Cuddy. Extended time accommodations available for the mock tests. Any questions, contact Beth Mullaney. 

FROM THE HEALTH OFFICE
Students entering grade 10 for the 2015/16 school year are required to have physical exams dated after 9/1/2014 and you should have received packages from the Health Office.

If your child has any medication in the Health Office, please pick it up by the last day of school.  If your child requires medication during the school day, medication orders must be updated annually and on file in the Health Office. Forms may be found on the District website under Health Services.

Please refer to the Athletic website for summer sports clearance information.

For more information, contact Maggie Clouet or Maureen Crean at 914-220-3110

FOR SENIORS     
Senior Student Dinner & Video – Monday, June 22, 7:00pm 
Kick-off is at 7 pm sharp with a preview of the graduation video produced by video teacher Emily Dombroff in McClain Auditorium, followed by a delicious catered dinner in the Cafe.  Dinner will be provided and served by the MHS PTSA.  Please note, this event is for students only.  Senior Parents – Please remind your students to attend!!

FROM MHS CLUBS
MHS’s Ecuador Orphanages United Club is in need of your help! BeginningMonday June 8th through June 15th,  we will be collecting supplies to send to the orphanage we are partnered with in Ecuador. Please donate any new or gently used toys, clothing and school supplies. Boxes will be located at the Post main entrance of MHS. 

FROM THE OFFICE OF STUDENT AFFAIRS
The Yearbook Office is closed for the summer after Friday, June 12.  Thanks for your support and we will see you in the fall!

Parents of Current Juniors… 
You will receive a mailing in early September about Senior Ads, quotes and baby pictures.  Senior Ads will be due in early October, but, no need to wait until then to start getting organized.  Gather your photos and write your message.  Ads can be created on most programs except Microsoft Word, and they need to be saved as jpegs.   Click here for more information.

To all Juniors who missed their senior photo appointments ...
Prestige Portraits has rescheduled your appointment for this June 15 and 16 from 2:00 – 8:00 near the Bronze Tigers. Please be on the lookout for your new appointment card, or check the schedule posted outside Carol Scheffler’s office.  Please refer to the mailings sent home by Prestige Portraits and by Carol Scheffler for answers to all questions regarding senior photos. Or click here . For scheduling questions, you may also call Prestige Portraits 1-800-426-9533.  
 
FROM THE DISTRICT
Tuesday, June 16, 7:30 pm - Board of Education regular monthly mtg – MHS Tiered Classroom. Topics: Honoring of Retirees and Awarding of Rockefeller Arts Awards
Wednesday, July 1, 8:30 am - Board of Education Reorganizational Meeting – MHS Tiered Classroom

FROM THE COMMUNITY  
From the Mamaroneck Schools Foundation Registration for the 10th annual MSF Jr. Triathlon will open on Monday, June 8th.  Swim/Bike/Run  Have Fun! Get Fit! Do it with your friends! Register early as prices will increase and race will fill quickly.  Grades 2-8 in September 2015 are eligible.Click here for more info.

2015 Mamaroneck Lacrosse Alumni Game - Saturday June 20th, 5:30 pm at Mamaroneck High School. $20 includes t-shirt and BBQ after. Contact: Kristen Barnard for more info.

LMCTV TEEN SUMMER FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS
Geared for teens thirteen and older, LMCTV’s summer filmmaking workshops 
are an opportunity to learn hands-on filmmaking skills, from cinematography 
to scriptwriting to computer video editing.  Click here for flyer.  Call 914 381-2002 x202 for further info and to sign up email at msullivan@lmctv.org.   

PTSA Fundraising

The PTSA works to facilitate communication between parents and the administration. Our funds are used for speakers, community-building activities and to help ensure that all students have access to school activities including field trips and the Junior Prom. We also help defray the cost of the Yearbook and assist with events such as Freshman Orientation, Senior Week activities and Homecoming Brunch.  

We ask you to support our fundraisers. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Karen Regan at krnregan@gmail.com or Chris Hofstedt at hofstedt@verizon.net.

Here are some of our fundraising activities this year: 

  • New Local Shopper Discount Cards Now Available  Support local business and the MHS PTSA. Cards entitle the holder to discounts at a number of generous local businesses and can be used an unlimited number of times through March 2016. Click here for listing of participating businesses.

     100% of proceeds from the sales of the cards go to fund PTSA initiatives. Send a stamped self-addressed envelope with $10 (checks made payable to the MHS PTSA) to Chris Hofstedt at 292 Murray Ave, Larchmont, NY 10538 or Karen Regan at 15 Lundy Lane, Larchmont, NY 10538.

     

PLEASE JOIN THE PTSA: Click below for easy access to our membership form.