mpe weekly update


MPE Weekly Update

                                                                                                                        Apr23, 2014  



Comesupport your school, your teachers, and your kids while having a great time andwinning fun things!  Join us at the THE BASH on Thursday April 24th 7:30pm to 10:00pm. The first 100people to register will receive a gift at the door!  Bring your friends not limited to MPE moms.Everyone is welcome!




HELP US PURCHASEWHAT OUR SCHOOL NEEDS! Our famous mom's night out fundraiser is here. You can't missit!  Come support our school and our kidswhile having a great time with your friends and enjoying food and drinks. .Please contact Kara Baltuch: kara_baltuch@yahoo.comor Rebecca Diamond: rdiamond77@gmail.comwith any questions. Click herefor the prize book.  We have amazingprizes you won't want to miss. Some of our prizes include:


Ticketsto the Nederlander Theater and a night at the Omni Hotel

4Park Hoppers to Disney World

Dinnerat Boulud Sud and a night at the Omni Hotel

$500Gift card to The Short Hills Mall


SoulCycle Classes



TownPool Membership

Kid’sbirthday parties

Certificatesto local restaurants


Lotsof fun things for the entire family!


Inaddition help your child's class win a pizza party! All you need to do is signup and come to The Bash. The class with the highest percentage of mom'sattending The Bash will win their class a pizza party!  Come support our school and our kids whilehaving a great time. All proceeds go directly back to your kids and our school! Show your support, don't miss it!!



BAKE SALE - FRIDAY 4/25!!Fifthgrade committee will be holding a bake sale right after school on Friday - comeenjoy the beautiful weather while having a snack with your friends!! All itemswill be $1 (no food will be sold to children without an adult present!) 5thgrade parents contact jodieisner@hotmail.comto confirm what you will be providing for the sale



Sports Night – Thursday, May1st from 7:00pm– 8:30pm – join us to help cheer on our 5thgraders who will participate in a fun game of volleyball against MPE’sfaculty/staff. The fun will begin at 7:00pm with an obstacle course forour younger students that will weave them through the hallways and lead them tothe gym.  We will be selling yummy snacks.  See attached flyerfor more details.



May23rd, MPE spirit day, is approaching quickly! If you haven't already done somake sure to get your school apparel! Please contact Susan Shangold at sshangold@gmail.comor Suzanne Aronson at foravailable sizes. Clickhere for the apparel order form with fantastic merchandise.



Children’sAuthor/Illustrator David Biedrzycki is coming to MPE on May 30, 2013

He is the author of Me and My Dragon, the AceLacewing: Bug Detective series, as well as Who WillGuide My Sleigh Tonight and the Dory Story among others.  Stay tuned as order forms will be sent homesoon.



FIELD DAY VOLUNTEERSNEEDED!!!!- TUESDAY JUNE 3rd - PLEASECOME HELP OUT & SEE YOUR CHILDREN IN ACTION.  Field Day is a great day where allgrades spend the morning outdoors moving through various age appropriatestations cheering each other on. There are 2 shifts, 8:45-10:15, and 10:00-11:15.  Pick one or sign up for both!  We need parent volunteers to help out at eachstation to make this event a tremendous success.  Clickhere to volunteer.

Anyquestions, please contact Leslie Levitt lesliedlevitt@gmail.comor Paige Hershkin



BOX TOPS FOREDUCATION:Our final BoxTops contest of the 2013-2014 school year will start April 28 andcontinue through June 6. A box top form will be coming home shortly- start clippingand cutting those box tops now! A reward will be given to the class whocollects the most box tops. We are very close to our goal of a $1000 for MPE,and might even surpass it! Good luck to our MPE classes!



Join the MPE PTAExecutive Board!  Here is your chance to get involved and make adifference in your child(ren)'s school!
The following positions are available on the 2014-2015 board - all positionsare for a 2 year term:
5 Vice Presidents

To apply for a position, please send an email letter to the NominatingCommittee chairperson, Jodi Eisner, ( previous PTA involvement and the reasons why you are interested inserving on the Executive Board.

Being on the Executive Board is a fulfilling and rewarding experience. We hopethat you will consider this opportunity and choose to get involved!



TRIBUTE CARDS - Teacherappreciation week is just around the corner! What better way to send in a thankyou note to your child's teacher than with a PT Council Scholarship TributeCard. They are only $5 a piece and all the proceeds go to the Livingston ParentTeacher Council Scholarship Fund.  Givesomeone the gift of education, there is nothing better.  It's the gift that gives twice! To purchaseor for questions please contact Alyssa Fleisher at

Specialthanks to Stacey Rubinstein for chairing the Earth Day Committee. Thanks alsoto her for devising and running the Earth Day Contest. We have received theentries and are in the process of judging.  Results will be announced shortly.  Thanksto Mrs. Kelner for collecting all the entries and thanks to all the kids whoparticipated in the contest.


Subscriptionbusing is available on a lottery basis for LPS students who are not eligiblefor free busing. Applications are due June 30.  ClickHERE for the application.



For up to date PTAinformation please check the MPE PTA school website.



MPE Reminder - Mark your calendars!

Apr 24 – The Bash

Apr 25 – Bake Sale

Apr 28 – Box top contest starts

May 1 – Sports Night

May 23 – School Spirit day

May 30 – Author David Biedrzycki visit

Jun 3 – Field day


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