MURRAY AVENUE SCHOOL PTA
OCTOBER 2017 NEWSLETTER
Please come out and join us at our next PTA meeting on Wednesday, October 11 at 9:15 am in the MA Library. If you can’t make the meeting, but want to stay informed, please check out our website - https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/9562 - for a lot of additional information.
THIS MONTH AT MURRAY AVENUE…..
Join PTA – We need your support! If you haven’t already done so, please join the PTA! https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/10453
Pretzels on Sale Every Thursday! Become a Pretzel Sponsor - Pretzel Sales every Thursday after school in the lobby and they are 50 cents each. All proceeds benefit the MA PTA. If you would like to become a pretzel sponsor, click on this link https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12426.
And a special Thank You to this month’s pretzel sponsors!
- The Costigan Family dedicated to Murray Avenue’s 7th Grade – Have a great year!
- The Klanderman Family dedicated to Hannah Klanderman’s final year at Murray Avenue School!
Bakeless Bake Sale – Want to guiltlessly forget about all of the fundraisers, but still want to help out the PTA? The Bakeless Bake Sale is for you. Click here for additional details - https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12427
Veterans Day Essay Contest – Please see the virtual backpack for information on an Essay Contest in honor of Veterans Day. Participation is optional, but entries are due by dismissal on October 16.
OTHER IMPORTANT DATES
Please visit https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/9562 for flyers and additional information
- 10/2-10/6 – MA Color Week
- 10/2 – No Place For Hate Kick Off
- 10-6 – First Friday Spirit Day
- 10/7 – NHS Car Wash
- 10/11 – Early Dismissal; MASPTA Meeting
- 10/12 – Foundation Trivia Event
- 10/13 – Interim Progress Reports viewable on HAC
- 10/13 - Valley of Fear Trip (7th and 8th Grades) 6 pm – weather 10/20
- 10/18 – HS Mini Thon Season’s Pizza Restaurant Night
- 10/19 – 6th Grade Skating Party 6 pm
- 10/21 – HS Homecoming Football Game
- 10/27 – Halloween Spirit Day
- 10/30 – Pie Sales/ Yankee Candle Sales Begin
HOW WE CAN EARN MORE MONEY FOR MAS
Giant A+ School Rewards - Register your bonus card one time and every time you shop and Giant 1% of your purchase will be given to our school.MAMS code is 23618, PR is 23617 & LMHS is 23619. Checkhttps://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12870 for additional information
AMAZON Smile earns more $$$ for our school!
Please sign up to support LMPYA on Amazon Smile. .5% of eligible purchases come back to LMPTA. For easy reference, clickhttps://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12051.
Box Tops for Education - Clip Box Tops from everyday grocery, clothing and office products. Students can hand them in to the main office or in the bin in the school’s lobby.
TD Bank Affinity Rewards Program – For more information, check outhttps://www.lmtsd.org/Page/10456
Aluminum Can Tabs - Bring your can tabs to the main office. We do not get a monetary benefit for this, but they benefit the Ronald McDonald House!
ADDITIONAL EVENTS IN OUR DISTRICT
LMHS PTA Food Truck Event – October 14 11:00-2:00 in the LMHS parking lot. For additional information, please see -https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12861
LMHS Music Boosters Coach Bag Bingo – October 27 - For additional information, please see https://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12560
LMHS Kids Night Out (benefitting mini-Thon) – October 28 for Grades 1-6. 6:00-9:30 at LMHS – For additional information, please seehttps://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12926