October 2019 Information

Box Tops

Box Tops are going digital. Be sure to download the Box Tops app and scan your receipts so that Marshall Hill gets credit. You can continue to send in your clipped box tops that can be processed. Over time the program will be completely digital.

Clothing Box
For everyone’s convenience there is always a clothing box located in the parking lot of the school (in the parking space with the telephone pole). Clothes, linens, shoes, purses, and small toys are  accepted. Please make sure that items are in closed bags when putting them into the drop box.

Clubs

Be sure to send back permission slips for clubs! If enrollment in clubs is low, the club is in danger of being cancelled. 


Volunteer Opportunities / Open Committees 

Volunteers are always welcome. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Deb Trusz at ddfloystad@optonline.net or 201-247-2777.

Free and reduced lunch applications are available on the district website. https://www.wmtps.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_1019357/File/Cafeteria/2018-2019%20Application%20Packet%20FR%20Lunch.pdf (direct link to page with application)

Staying Connected

Check out the October lunch menu https://wmtps.org/UserFiles/Servers/Server_1019357/File/Cafeteria/2019_October_Elem%20Lunch.pdf

Check out the PTA website at http://www.marshallhillpta.org/

Stay up to date with upcoming events with our website calendar! http://www.marshallhillpta.org/events/

Remember to follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Marshall-Hill-Elementary-PTA/163212343885861

Sign up to stay up to date with things happening at Marshall Hill with social media. Find links here.http://www.wmtps.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=1019441&pageId=9069435

 As always, thank you for supporting your children and the PTA.

Other Ways to help Marshall Hill School:

·       Use goodsearch.com to help earn MHS money while you surf the net

·       Shop through AmazonSmile to have a portion of your purchases donated back to Marshall Hill. Go to www.smile.amazon.com and designate 18769 Marshall Hill PTA as your charity.

·       Go to http://shopriteformyschool.com/ to designate your ShopRite card points to go to Marshall Hill

Other Information

Maker Space donation collection is underway. To see a list of suggested donations and for information on the program, please click this link. http://www.wmtps.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=1019441&pageId=8686904

Pay for It, the online payment system for food services is now live. Please see the link to Dr. Anemone’s blog with all the information you need to set up your account for Pay for It. https://westmilfordsupt.wordpress.com/2016/11/22/pay-for-it/

Marshall Hill Reminders is a courtesy service to our members. If you would to like opt out, please email mhpta.eagles@gmail.com and write “OPT OUT” in the subject line.

Marshall Hill Elementary School
210 Marshall Hill Road
West Milford, NJ 07480
Phone: (973) 728-3430
Fax: (973) 728-1444
Nurse: 973-728-3430 ext. 4420

Week of Respect 10/7-10/11

The first week of October has been dedicated in New Jersey Public Schools as the “Week of Respect”. There are a number of activities planned to honor the week. The overall theme is SAY SOMETHING by Peter Hamilton Reynolds.

Monday, October 7th – Week of Respect Kickoff

United We Stand Against Bullying. Students and staff are encouraged to wear BLACK and GOLD.

Teachers will be reminding their students about the Golden Rule and have the students talk about positive ways to interact with one another.

Teachers will show/or read the book “Say Something” by Peter Hamilton Reynolds.

Tuesday, October 8th – Mix it Up to Celebrate Our Differences

Wear MISMATCHED clothes (different patters, mismatching socks/shoes, etc.) to celebrate the ways we are difference, unique and creative.

Write what you an say or do on “sticky notes” for the bulletin.

Wednesday, October 9th – NO SCHOOL

NO SCHOOL DAY – Today is the perfect day to show how you are respected at home. Use your respectful words. Reach out and lend a hand. Try asking, “What can I do to help?”. If you see litter on the ground, even if it isn’t yours, pick it up. This is your community. Let’s use this day to show a little R-E-S-P-E-C-T!

Thursday, October 10th – Mental Health Matters/Observing National Mental Health Awareness Day

Students and staff are encouraged to wear green.

Grades 5 & 6 will receive a lesson presented by the Elementary Social Workers on topic: Social Media as Stressors

Elementary K-4 teachers will show students a short video of a Mindfulness/breathing technique and practice this technique in their classroom. Links to age appropriate videos will be provided.

Friday, October 11th – BE BRAVE, Say Something

Students and staff are encouraged to wear school colors (BLUE & GOLD) to close out the Week of Respect.

Teachers will go over what it means to be brave and bring students to bulletin to post their “sticky notes”.

Marshall Hill Info

Free and reduced lunch applications are available on the district website. Application (direct link to page with application)

Volunteer Opportunities / Open Committees 

Volunteers are always welcome. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Deb Trusz at ddfloystad@optonline.net or 201-247-2777.

Staying Connected

Check out the September lunch menu

September Lunch Menu

Check out the PTA website at http://www.marshallhillpta.org/

Stay up to date with upcoming events with our website calendar! http://www.marshallhillpta.org/events/

Remember to follow us on Facebook

Sign up to stay up to date with things happening at Marshall Hill with new social media Mrs. Cash has created. Social Media Links

As always, thank you for supporting your children and the PTA.

Other Ways to help Marshall Hill School:

  • Use goodsearch.com to help earn MHS money while you surf the net
  • Shop through AmazonSmile to have a portion of your purchases donated back to Marshall Hill. Go to www.smile.amazon.com and designate 18769 Marshall Hill PTA as your charity.
  • Go to http://shopriteformyschool.com/to designate your ShopRite card points to go to Marshall Hill

Other Information

Maker Space donation collection is underway. To see a list of suggested donations and for information on the program, please click here.

Pay for It, the online payment system for food services is now live. Please see the link to Dr. Anemone’s blog with all the information you need to set up your account for Pay for It