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Weekly Blast 11-26-2018

HAS PTA Events & Activities for the Week of 11-26-18

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  • Winter ❄️ Soup, Salad Luncheon for our HAS Staff 🥣 Tuesday, 12/04/18.

    Please consider contributing something to this event. We need your help.

It’s a wonderful time of year to acknowledge our staff with this annual teacher favorite event. Show off your culinary skills by making a hot and delicious soup or snack for the staff to enjoy.  Sign up to bring either soup, appetizer, dessert or drinks. We need a lot of support to make this event special.

  • Holiday 🎁 Shoppe – Set up, 6-8 pm on 12/5/8. Shopping days – 12/6 & 12/7. Sign ups are almost full!. If you want to volunteer to help students shop at our annual Holiday Shoppe, please visit:

  • Tricky Tray – Donations wanted! The HAS PTA’s largest fundraiser will be here before you know it! (2/23/18). Please donate any new items to be raffled off at the event. All items can be brought to the HAS main office.

  • Need HAS PTA information? Find it here:

PTA Website:

PTA Calendar:

PTA Forms for Class Parents:

Also find us on Facebook – Hillside Avenue School PTA

  • Join the HAS PTA today! Annual Membership is only $10 per individual.  Your membership dollars go directly back to the students. Each year we contribute $10 per child for field trips. We also sponsor many events & activities during the school year such as: Picture day, Trick or Trunk, Stem Nights, Classroom parties, Book Fairs, Pool Parties & much more. Please visit

  • Ongoing PTA Fundraisers:

Amazon Smile – When you shop through Amazon Smile, the HAS PTA earns .5% of your purchase. (This only works in your browser, not on the mobile Amazon app for your phone/device.)

Shutterfly/Tinyprints:   – 13% of your purchase goes to HAS PTA.

Box Tops – Please continue to save your box tops. The HAS PTA collects Box Tops 2x a year. The next Box Top collection will be March 2019. For a list of participating products, please visit: items:

Other Things Happening Around the School: (Non- PTA events)-  Occasionally, we will include other school/community events, not run or organized by the PTA, that we think would be helpful to share. Both PTA members and Non-PTA members receive this email blast. For questions about these events, please reach out to the event sponsors.

  1. N.J. Blood Drive –  11/28/18, 3 pm – 9 pm @ HAS.

  2. 8th Grade Yankee Candle Sale continues online through December.  Any questions, contact Amy at [email protected]

  3. 8th Grade Yearbook Ads are due January 1st.  More information here:

Thanks for Reading!

Have a wonderful week!