• march2017     maptanews

    What’s happening at Murray Avenue School?


    THANK YOU!  THANK YOU!  THANK YOU!Thank you to everyone who supported the LMPTA through our Date Night on the Pike restaurant fundraiser!  Hope you had fun supporting our local restaurants and our PTA.


    WANT TO GET MORE INVOLVED WITH PTA?It’s never too early to start thinking about next year!  We have a number of Committee Chair positions available for the upcoming school year.  Please contact murrayaveschoolpta@gmail.com if you are interested in any of these exciting positions – Recording Secretary, Membership, Kidstuff Books, Spiritwear, Ski Trip, Pretzel Sales, Field Day, World Language Festival, 8th Grade Graduation Lunch (possibly) and Newsletter.


    Upcoming Events


    Spring Spirit Wear Sale – On sale NOW through April 7

    We are happy to announce a Spring Spiritwear sale including a variety of Murray Avenue and Lower Moreland clothing.  Don’t miss out!  See the attached flyer for pictures and ordering information.http://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12464


    Restaurant Night at Season’s Pizza – March 9

    A portion of your purchases from Season’s Pizza (dine in or take out) ALL DAY on March 9 will be donated back to LMPTA.  Don’t have time to cook with Band Night that night?  It’s the perfect excuse to pick up a pizza.  Please show the attached flyer.  http://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12440


    MAS’s Ultimate Challenge – March 24

    On Friday, March 24th, from 6-9pm, in the gym at the LMHS.  Please join us for a fun night, featuring a game of basketball between teachers and students, benefiting our school. We are also looking for volunteers and donations for this event. Volunteers must have all of their clearances in advance.  Click here to order tickets, volunteer or donate.  There is also a special sign up for 8th graders who wish to play in the game. 



    MASPTA Night at Trenton Thunder – May 20

    Come out with your family and friends for a fun and exciting night at the ballpark!  MASPTA is organizing a Night at the Trenton Thunder on May 20.  Tickets are on sale now through April 21.  We will have ASSIGNED seats, so please considering submitting your order with anyone you want to sit near.  Additional details and ticket order information can be found here.   http://www.lmtsd.org/Page/12511


    Fundraiser for The Foundation for Lower Moreland Schools!

    Please join The Foundation for Lower Moreland Schools on March 4th for its  9th Annual Fundraiser.  This year, the event features the Secret Service Band, a popular beach bar band, for a super fun night of dancing and sing-alongs.  Delicious food, raffles and silent auctions round out the evening. The fun starts at 7 p.m. at the Huntingdon Valley Country Club.  The cost is $65 per person in advance ($75 at the door).  Attached is a flyer with a link to purchase tickets online.  (Please use the "Notes" section of the online form to list your attendees.)  If you would prefer to pay by check, please send your payment and list of attendees to "Foundation for Lower Moreland Schools, 2551 Murray Avenue, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006.” If you would like to make a donation toward the popular baskets that will be raffled off during the event, please visit this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090949A5AA22A2FF2-raffle. All funds raised that evening will benefit our students through innovative programming and curriculum advancements. Hope to see you for what promises to be a great night of fun!


    Other Important Dates This Month


    Visit http://www.lmtsd.org/domain/361  for flyers and additional information

    March 9 – MASPTA Dinner at Season’s Pizza

    March 9 – Band Night – 7:00 at LMHS

    March 17 – Spirit Day

    March 24 – MA Ultimate Challenge – LMHS

    March 30 – Reading Olympics – Upper Dublin 5:00-7:00

    March 30 – April 1 – LMHS Spring Musical

    April 5-7 – ½ Days

    April 10-14 – Spring Break – Schools Closed

    April 26-28 - PEEC


    Pretzels on Sale Every Thursday! Become a Pretzel Sponsor, here’s how…

    Pretzel Sales every Thursday after school in the lobby and they are 50 cents each. All proceeds benefit the MA PTA. If you would like to become a PRETZEL SPONSOR, click on this link http://www.lmtsd.org/cms/lib/PA01000427/Centricity/Domain/361/Pretzel%20sponsor%20flyer.pdf


    How We Can Help Earn More Money for Our School


    AMAZON Smile earns more $$$ for our school!

    Please sign up to support LMPYA on Amazon Smile. .5% of eligible purchases come back to LMPTA. There is a link on the PTA section of LMTSD.org for easy reference.


    Box Tops for Education- Clip Box Tops from everyday grocery, clothing and office products. Students can hand them in to the main office. More info www.boxtops4education.com


    Giant A+ School Rewards- Register your bonus card one time and every time you shop and Giant 1% of your purchase will be given to our school. MAMS code is 23618, PR is 23617 & LMHS is 23619.www.giantfoodstores.com/aplus/


    Aluminum Can Tabs- Bring your can tabs from soda, soups, vegetables…to the main office. They benefit the Ronald McDonald House!


    Bake-less Bake Sale- NO baking required, just a donation. Please make checks payable to LMPTA and send in with Childs Name and Homeroom in an envelope marked “MAS PTA/BAKELESS BAKE SALE”


Last Modified on March 5, 2017