PTA News and Announcements
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We need you!
Spring opportunities to volunteer for our end of the year events can be found here: http://survey.k12insight.com/k/RQsQQQUsQPPsPsPsP. We especially need non-senior parents for some of the graduation events. Come see what graduation is all about and have a great time meeting new people or volunteering with your friends!
PYD Event - "TOP 10 TIPS to ENCOURAGE INDEPENDENCE in YOUR TEENS"
On Friday May 6, 2016 from 9:30-10:30 am at SHS. Please join us for an informative and useful presentation/discussion led by Valerie Babich, Psy.D., Coordinator of Psychological Services for Westport Public Schools.Based on the principles in the highly acclaimed book, "How to Raise an Adult" by author Julie Lythcott-Haims, former dean of Stanford University, Dr. Babich will focus on practical strategies that parents can use to promote greater resilience and resourcefulness in their teens as they navigate adolescence and work to become independent and successful adults.
Relay for Life
On May 7th, Relay for Life of Weston and Westport will be taking place at Staples High School starting at 2:00 p.m. SHS clubs are helping to make this event a big success.The goal is to get as many Westport teams as possible to raise as much money as possible to find a cure for cancer. If you are interested in forming a team, please click here.
College Panel Night – Tuesday, May 17th at 7:00 pm
in the Auditorium. There will be representatives from various colleges and universities. Junior students and their parents are welcome to attend. Representatives who have confirmed at this time are: Colgate University, Connecticut College, Hobart & William Smith, Michigan State University, Syracuse University, Tulane University, Union College, University of Chicago, University of Connecticut, University of Massachusetts, Vanderbilt University, and Yale University. Also, on May 17th, during all three lunch waves, students only are invited to the College and Career Center to hear an admissions officer talk about the essay and the interview process.
SHS Varsity Cheerleaders Try-outs
The Staples Varsity Cheerleader try-outs will take place May 4th in Staples Field House from 3:00-8:00PM. YOU MUST REGISTER IN ORDER TO TRY-OUT!!
FUNDRAISING: See the Events & Fundraising page for a complete listing of all SHS events
Give the gift of LOGO WEAR!
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