Monday, May 21, 2018

HTHMA This Week: May 21 - 25, 2018

First and foremost, thank you for those of you who participated in the Spring Cleaning! We appreciate you.  We would not be able to do the activities we do without you and your support.



Are you wanting to be involved in the school and fun events?  Then the PA is perfect for you! We are looking for Board Positions to be filled. We are having our next meeting on Wednesday June 6th at 6:00pm. This is the last meeting of the school year and we will be voting on the Board for next school year. Please Here are the positions that are available:

President (required position)

  • Organize & lead PA meetings
  • Oversee & coordinate all other positions
  • Liaison with staff
  • Point of contact for parents
  • Signature on PA bank account

Parliamentarian/Secretary (required position) 

  • Record & publish meeting minutes from each PA meeting
  • File minutes in PA google drive

Communications Chair (required position)

  • Oversee all communications between PA & parents
  • Compile & send out weekly email with upcoming calendar of events
  • Use School Messenger for PA emails
  • Coordinate translation to Spanish

Fundraising Chair
Coordinates all activities directly related to fundraising.   Manages chair persons that have taken on individual fundraising activities (examples below).

  • Arranges after school food sales such as Fiji Yogurt & Jamba Juice
  • Coordinates Passive Fundraisers such as: Escrip, Ralphs, Amazon, OhmConnect, Mogl, etc. Works with Parent Liaison to market programs
  • Manages Food (Dinner) Fundraising at Back to School and June Exhibition Nights with Pizza or Taco Stand
  • Holiday Bake Sale with HTMMA (Chairperson) 
  • Logo Wear Sales (Chairperson)
  • Gift Cards (Chairperson)

Grade Level Parents
Recommend two parents (min) per grade – ideally one from each ½ of the grade so they can work directly with the teaching group of their child.

Work directly with teachers to:

  • Maintain their wishlists on Amazon.com
  • Provide information on wishlist requests to communications chair for distribution to ONLY the grade level families, not to the entire school.  This will keep the requests fresh and relevant to parents.
  • Support teachers for projects, field trips, etc.
  • Coordinate with teachers on Teachers in a Club events, if applicable

Webmaster

  • Responsible for creating, maintaining and updating the PA website located at http://hthmapa.blogspot.com/
  • Posts communications submitted in ready post format from officers and chairs. 
  • Previous website design experience NOT necessary! Training provided if needed!


Coming up this week: 


  • May 21st – May 24th – 11th Grade Smarter Balance Testing. – Special thank you to those of you who donated snacks for the kids. 
  • May 23rd – Early Releas3 – 2:30pm-3:30pm
  • May 25th – May 28th – No school 

Any questions or interest in the PA Board - please feel free to contact Veronica McGrew @ pa.hthma.prez@gmail.com

Gift Card Extension!!!

Were you hoping to order Gift Cards, but missed the deadline? Well, you are in luck! We are giving you all a chance to place your orders for summer birthdays, restaurants, teacher gifts and everyday shopping!

Everyone shops! Buying gift cards through the Parent Association earns your school money; the percentage is noted on the form.

It’s easy!

  • Choose from the many grocery and retail options.
  • Place your order and delivery preference.
  • Include cash or check. 
  • By Wednesday 5/23, return envelope to Erin (front desk).

Gift Card Order Form

Any questions, contact Mwundrow@me.com.



¿Estabas esperando pedir tarjetas de regalo, pero te perdiste la fecha límite? Bueno, estás de suerte! ¡Les damos la oportunidad de hacer sus pedidos para cumpleaños de verano, restaurantes, regalos para maestros y compras diarias!

¡Todos compran! Comprar tarjetas de regalo a través de la Asociación de Padres gana el dinero de su escuela; el porcentaje se anota en el formulario.

¡Es fácil!
Elija entre las muchas opciones de supermercado y venta minorista.
Haga su pedido y preferencia de entrega.
Incluya efectivo o cheque.
Por Miércoles 23/05 , sobre de vuelta a Erin (recepción).

Formulario de pedido de tarjeta de regalo  

Cualquier pregunta, contacto Mwundrow@me.com.

Monday, May 14, 2018

HTHMA This Week: May 14 - 18, 2018

What you need to know:

Gift Cards -Their back!! It is gift card week! Gift cards will be available for order all week. If you would like for your child to bring them home, please indicate that on the order form. 

GiftCard Order Form 

Please don’t hesitate to sign up to bring items for teacher appreciate day on May 18th. We are still looking for some Gluten Free Desserts.

HTHMA Parent/Student Spring Clean Up

HTHMA Spring Clean Up is coming Saturday, May 19th - 8am- noon.  Stop by and pitch in with other HTHMA parents and students to help organize and spiff up our grade area commons and the 12th grade annex, aka the Treehouse.  We are looking for donations of cleaning supplies and parent/student volunteers.  Contact Medy Wundrow for more information: mwundrow@me.com.

HTHMA Parent's Association

Have you ever thought about volunteering for HTHMA’s Parent Association?  Now is the time! We have many positions open for next year with our 12th grade parents moving on.  The PA is a fun, engaging way to get involved and get to know HTHMA families and support our teachers, staff and students!

PA open positions for the 2018-2019 school year are:

  • President
  • Secretary
  • Webmaster
  • Communications Chair
  • Fundraising Chair
  • Grade level parents – 2 for each grade


If you are interested in putting your name on the ballot or just want to learn more, please email Veronica at pa.hthma.prez@gmail.com.

Here are issues #2 and # 3 of the school newspaper! Thank you Samuel Kahn for all of your hard work. You have done an amazing job.

http://enewspaper.makemynewspaper.com/media_storm/media-storm-issue-2

http://enewspaper.makemynewspaper.com/media_storm/the-media-storm-issue-3#.Wqbu2JPwb-Z

Monday, April 23, 2018

HTHMA This Week: April 23 - 27, 2018

Looking Ahead:

  • April 25th - Early release - 2:30pm-3:30pm
  • April 25th -27th – COLLEGE ROAD TRIP 
  • April 27th - 9th grade testing day

What you need to know:
MOGL FUNDRAISER – PLEASE SIGN UP!

Just a reminder about this very easy fundraiser.  We currently have 14 members.  Let’s increase that!  All you have to do is follow the link below and sign up.  No coupons or loyalty cards needed!  Just link your credit and debit cards and whenever you eat at a participating MOGL restaurant they will automatically donate a percentage to HTHMA.  That’s it!!

Here’s the link:  https://www.mogl.com/f/high-tech-high-media-arts-parent-association

Here are samples of just a few of the restaurants that participate:  Kensington Café, South Park Abbey, Pizzacato, Los Primos Mexican Food, Solare Ristorante, Hodad’s OB, Boomerangs Gourmet Burgers, Roadem BBQ, PrepKitchen, The Gourmet Bagger, Which Wich.

Check out the website or app for more participating restaurants and deals!

OUR AMAZON DONATIONS ARE DROPPING!  HAVE YOU BOOKMARKED THE AMAZON LINK TO HELP HTHMA?
  
If you make purchases on Amazon.com through the link below HTHMA gets a percentage of the sale!  It’s a super easy way that we earn money for our school.  If you bookmark or favorite the link you never have to think about it again!

https://www.amazon.com/?&tag=hitehimear-20&camp=211041&creative=374001&linkCode=qs1&adid=0R2KGE5NGVAPHXJHQ6WK



Mirando hacia el futuro: 


  • 25 de abril - Salida anticipada - 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
  • 25 al 27 de abril â € "VIAJE POR CARRETERA UNIVERSITARIA 
  • 27 de abril - día de exámenes de 9 ° grado 

Lo que necesitas saber: 

FONDOS DE RECAUDACIÓN DE MOGL - ¡INSCRÍBASE POR FAVOR! 

Solo un recordatorio sobre esta recaudación de fondos muy fácil.   Actualmente tenemos 14 miembros.   Vamos a aumentar eso!   Todo lo que tienes que hacer es seguir el siguiente enlace e inscribirte.   ¡No se necesitan cupones ni tarjetas de fidelidad!   Simplemente enlace sus tarjetas de crédito y débito y cada vez que coma en un restaurante MOGL participante donarán automáticamente un porcentaje a HTHMA.   ¡Eso es todo!

Aquí está el enlace:   https://www.mogl.com/f/high-tech-high-media-arts-parent-association

Aquí hay muestras de solo algunos de los restaurantes que participan:   Kensington Café, South Park Abbey, Pizzacato, Los Primos Mexican Food, Solare Ristorante, Hodad's OB, Boomerangs Gourmet Burgers, Roadem BBQ, PrepKitchen, The Gourmet Bagger, Which Wich. 

¡Visite el sitio web o la aplicación para conocer más restaurantes y ofertas participantes!

¡NUESTRAS DONACIONES AMAZÓNICAS ESTÁN ABANDONANDO!   ¿HA MARCADO EL AMAZON LINK PARA AYUDAR A HTHMA? 

Si realiza compras en Amazon.com a través del siguiente enlace, ¡HTHMA obtiene un porcentaje de la venta!   Es una forma muy fácil de ganar dinero para nuestra escuela.   Si marcas o eliges el enlace favorito, ¡nunca más tendrás que pensarlo!

https://www.amazon.com/?&tag=hitehimear-20&camp=211041&creative=374001&linkCode=qs1&adid=0R2KGE5NGVAPHXJHQ6WK

Monday, March 12, 2018

HTHMA This Week: Mar 12 - 16, 2018

Hello everyone! I hope this email finds you all well. We have some good things coming up. Hope you all have a great week. :)

Looking Ahead:

  • Mar. 13th – Parent Odyssey Meeting 9:00am-10:30am. Second session from 4:00pm-5:50pm
  • Mar. 13th – 10th Grade Math Night - 5:50pm-6:30pm
  • Mar. 14th - Final Intersession Meeting
  • Mar. 15th - All school lockdown - 10:00am
  • Mar.19th-23rd - Intersession
  • Mar. 26th-Apr.9th - Spring Break 

What you need to know:

MOGL FUNDRAISER – PLEASE SIGN UP!

Just a reminder about this very easy fundraiser.  We currently have 14 members.  Let’s increase that!  All you have to do is follow the link below and sign up.  No coupons or loyalty cards needed!  Just link your credit and debit cards and whenever you eat at a participating MOGL restaurant they will automatically donate a percentage to HTHMA.  That’s it!!

Here’s the link:  https://www.mogl.com/f/high-tech-high-media-arts-parent-association

Here are samples of just a few of the restaurants that participate:  Kensington Café, South Park Abbey, Pizzacato, Los Primos Mexican Food, Solare Ristorante, Hodad’s OB, Boomerangs Gourmet Burgers, Roadem BBQ, PrepKitchen, The Gourmet Bagger, Which Wich.

Check out the website or app for more participating restaurants and deals!

HAVE YOU BOOKMARKED THE AMAZON LINK TO HELP HTHMA?  

If you make purchases on Amazon.com through the link below HTHMA gets a percentage of the sale!  It’s a super easy way that we earn money for our school.  If you bookmark or favorite the link you never have to think about it again!
https://www.amazon.com/?&tag=hitehimear-20&camp=211041&creative=374001&linkCode=qs1&adid=0R2KGE5NGVAPHXJHQ6WK

Check out our website at http://hthmapa.blogspot.com/
Check out our Facebook page!  https://www.facebook.com/hthmapa/
Link to Teacher Wishlist Page:  http://hthmapa.blogspot.com/p/teacher-wishlist.html
Any questions - please feel free to contact Veronica McGrew@ pa.hthma.prez@gmail.com