Mascot Welcome to the Harrison School PTA! 
The Harrison School PTA is an active volunteer organization where parents and teachers work together to provide educational, fun and enriching programs for children and their families. We sponsor many wonderful programs during the school year that are organized solely by parent volunteers.  

 June Dates to Remember
June 4 
Food Orders Due for Family Fun Night
June 9

*PTA Meeting, 7:00pm, Cafeteria

June 10      
Last Day for Car Wash Vouchers

June 11

PTA Family Appreciation Picnic, 6:15pm - 8:15pm          

June 12
Incoming Kindergarten Orientation
June 24
Pizza Party; 12:15pm Dismissal

June 25 

Last Day of School; 12:15pm Dismissal

June 26School Supply Order Due for Next Year!
 *Aramark will be speaking at the June 9th PTA Meeting about the process for next year's lunch program!

School supplies  SCHOOL SUPPLIES 

Avoid the crowds at the stores for school supplies!  The PTA will deliver your child's items directly to their teacher in September.  The deadline to complete this online order is June 26th.
Click here to go directly to the website.
The Harrison School code is 88811.  Put this number in the green box.   Remember to choose the correct grade (for 2015-2016)  when ordering. 


Volunteers Volunteer for 2015 - 2016


Chair or join one or more of our committees as a volunteer. Find out how you can help and enrich your children’s lives by joining the Harrison PTA. Sign-up online : click on PTA Volunteer Interest Sheets 2015-16. To read a detailed description of the PTA committees, visit the PTA website or click here. 



Sign up to be a Class Parent for 2015-16. Every class can have up to 3 class parents. Stay connected to all the news and happenings at school! Click to directly access PTA Class Parent sign-up 2015-16.


 Plant and FLower
Make a purchase at Metropolitan Plant & Flower Exchange valued at $50 or more, and Metropolitan will donate $10 to Harrison Elementary School!  Click here for the donation form. Please bring the form with you at time of purchase. Locations in West Orange, Paramus and Fort Lee. Donations will be made until 8/31/15.


Attention ALL 5th Grade Parents

Information from Mount Pleasant Middle School's HSA, 2015-2016

As the end of elementary school approaches, it is time to start planning for the fall at Mount Pleasant Middle School!!  

1.       Interest Sheets - a great way for parents to get involved at the Middle School level by volunteering on any of several committees. (much easier than Elementary School volunteering, truly) click here to fill out this form online.

 2.      "Link Up with LPS" - AT MPMS all communication is via email. You will need to subscribe to the MPMS email blast program to obtain information about all the happenings during the year. Even if you received e-blasts at your were elementary school you will have to add MPMS as well. Click here to subscribe to LPS.

 3.      Buzz Book – This year our buzz book will be an  online directory that you can access on a mobile device or computer. You will have the option to buy a hard copy of buzz book if you desire. Information on how to sign up for this and membership will be coming out during the summer.  The buzz book is a great way to get information on children from all the elementary schools as they all come together at MPMS. 

4.      School Tool Box Supply KitStay tuned for information on how to purchses some basic school supplies (used by all 4 teams at MPM)  No longer will you pay for supplies that are not used.  We are honing down the list to include only those supplies used by all the teams.  Information will be coming out shortly.  

 5. MPMS Apparel-  Come ready to shop at the June 17th Parent Meeting!  Order forms will be available! Get Ready to Show Your PUMA PRIDE!

 Please read the information carefully and fill out the Links (Interest Sheet and Eblast) ASAP.  If you have any questions, feel free to contact your incoming Home and School Association Co- Presidents or anyone on our wonderful Executive Board (listed below).  We look forward to seeing everyone at the June 17th parents meeting.  

Melissa Radin & Cheryl Paredes, Co Presidents MPM HSA


Cheryl Paredes             cparedes@rocktwp.org             973-985-8339 
Melissa Radin               melissaradin@msn.com             917-847-0008                       



Jill Grill                        jill.grill@gmail.com                    917-215-3655

Web Master                                         

Marcy Mercer                marcymercer@verizon.net        973-699-0645


Corresponding Secretary

Marci Seidman              mrsseidman@aol.com                201-755-8952    


Recording Secretary 

Mara Friedman              marajaye15@gmail.com             201-247-7858                          


VP - Fundraising 

Michelle Epstein           meps13@gmail.com                  201-452-8483                                                                                                                                                                  

 Jayme Tave                  jaymetave@yahoo.com             973-280-2391    


VP- Membership

Lauren Siegal               lseigal1@yahoo.com                  917-972-4063 
Randi Zalayet               randalnyc@gmail.com               917-992-7158

VP - Programming

Karen Mendez      karenmendez@gmail.com        973-901-1010                                                                                                                                                                                    

Kelly Reizun                  reizunup@aol.com                     917-626-0123                                         

Contact Info:  
PTA President: Fran Friedrich, Defrannie@aol.com
PTA President-Elect: Jodi Prupis,  Jodiprupis@comcast.net
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Last Modified on June 17, 2015