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.  

May Dates to Remember
May 1

Kidz Klub, 2:40 - 3:50pm


May 8

Kidz Klub, 2:40 - 3:50pm

Last Day of Kidz Klub 
May 8
PTA Plant Sale

May 12 

PTA Meeting, 7:00pm, Cafeteria

May 22, 25
School Closed, Memorial Day Weekend
May 29
Field Day
June Dates to Remember
June 9

PTA Meeting, 7:00pm, Cafeteria


June 11

PTA Family Appreciation Picnic, 6:15 - 8:00pm          More info to come! 

June 24, 25
12:15pm Dismissal

June 25 

Last Day of School!



 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


As the end of elementary school approaches, it is time to start planning for the fall at Mount Pleasant Middle School!!  Please read below and fill out the link attached to this email:

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: Litsa Savastano, LitsaSav@verizon.net  
PTA President-Elect: Fran Friedrich, Defrannie@aol.com
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