Welcome Letter from the PA Co-Presidents
Dear Harvey Parents,
2017-18 is sure to be an exciting year at Harvey, and we hope you will try to attend as many events and activities as possible to acquaint yourself with our family of Harvey parents, faculty and staff. Whether you come to the monthly Parent Association (PA) meetings, volunteer on a committee, or simply attend some of the events--we know you will find that the PA offers many ways to connect with the Harvey community.
The year gets off to a quick start with our first PA meeting on Tuesday, September 19, Back-to-School Nights Tuesday, September 26 (Upper School) and Wednesday, September 27 (Middle School), and Homecoming Saturday, October 21. Please mark your calendar with the following PA events, and be sure to check the website regularly for updates as well as the full schedule.
SPECIAL PA DATES FOR 2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR
PA Meetings are regularly held at 8:30 a.m. except for the November meeting which will be held at 6:30pm prior to the State of the School Address:
November 8 (Wednesday Evening, 6:30 p.m.)
March 6 (Evening meeting, 6 p.m.)
Homecoming & Spirit Day: October 21
State of the School Address: November 8
Faculty/Teacher Appreciation Luncheon: December 12
Trivia Night: February 23
Spring Benefit: April 28
FUNDRAISE FOR HARVEY WHILE SHOPPING AT AMAZON.COM!
If you purchase items from Amazon, please remember to use our Click n’ Save program. Go to Quicklinks on The Harvey School Website, click on Amazon Store for Harvey and then do your shopping as usual. For every Amazon purchase you make, Harvey receives cash back. These funds go into our operating budget and support numerous school programs. Over the past 4 years, our purchases have earned more than $15,000 for Harvey! Place this link in your browser and every time you make purchases on Amazon.com you’ll be giving to The Harvey School. It’s that easy to support the school every time you purchase!
WE NEED YOUR PARTICIPATION
Volunteering is a great way to feel connected to your child’s school. Our wonderful programs can only happen with your involvement. No matter how much, or how little time you have to give, your efforts are so appreciated.
The Harvey School Parent Association is an organization made up of parents and/or guardians of students enrolled in The Harvey School. The Association works in partnership with the school, engaging in activities that enhance and support the school’s mission, both on campus and in the greater community.
Please let us know your areas of interest by filling out these forms. Placements will be made based on current needs and interests. The forms outline the three main areas where volunteers are needed:
To volunteer for the Executive Committee, please click here.
Whether it’s enriching the Arts, party planning, baking, organizing team sports, or communicating with parents, the Executive Committee has a role for you! Click on the link above to find out how you can volunteer.
To volunteer to be a Class Parent, please click here.
A fun way to get to know the parents in your grade. Make new friends and/or connect with old ones and get to know the faculty! Being a class parent is the easiest way to stay involved. Click on the link above to find out how you can volunteer.
To volunteer for the Benefit Committee, please click here.
Lights, camera, action! A committee everyone is sure to enjoy. The Benefit has a volunteer position for you! Click on the link above to find out how you can volunteer.
Stephanie King and Lydia Hellinger
Parent Association Co-Presidents