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
What makes Harvey such a special school, in addition to the incredible dedication of the faculty and staff, is the commitment of parent volunteers. The Harvey PA runs on volunteer power, so if you haven’t already, we sincerely hope you will consider lending your support during the year. Every hour of support is greatly appreciated, so please let us know if you can volunteer your time for a committee or simply help out in a pinch.
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, 914-234-6178 or email@example.com, 917-864-6838 with any questions. We look forward to working with all of you this year.
Stephanie King and Lydia Hellinger
Parent Association Co-Presidents