See what is going on at HMM
October 21, 2012

How Do I Keep in Touch with the PTA?
o    Bookmark our website: www.highlandmillmontessoripta.weebly.com
o    Friend us on Facebook: Highland Mill Montessori Pta
o    Follow us on Twitter: #hmmpta
o    Join Remind101: Text 424.789.8749 with the message @hmmpta

A big thank you to all of the parents, students, and teachers who volunteered, donated and participated in last Saturday's Fall Festival. We had a great turnout with over 400 family and friends attending. This event was certainly a team effort and we appreciate all of your time and support.
-Many Thanks on Behalf of the HMM PTA & Fall Festival Planning Committee.


Support our "neighbors"
This weekend our NoDa neighborhood will be hosting several events to celebrate Halloween.  Make sure you check out www.nodaween.com for more information on all the festivities going on this weekend.  There is something for everyone!


FREE FALL LACROSSE CLINICS
MI Lacrosse is excited to announce an amazing opportunity to try Lacrosse "The Fastest Game on Two Feet"! The free girls clinic will be run by Jen Flaherty, Head Women's Lacrosse Coach at Belmont Abbey College. The free boys clinic will be run by Chris McCartan, Assistant coach for the Charlotte Copperheads indoor professional team and a national champion at Syracuse.
BOYS - Ages 5-15 on 10/20 from 9-11am at Rodden Ballfield in Belmont
GIRLS - Ages 5-15 on 10/28 from 1-3pm at Belmont Abbey College
READ MORE @ www.milacrosse.org
SIGN UP TODAY BY SENDING AN EMAIL TO mountainislandlax@gmail.com

Open Chair Positions on the PTA Board of Directors
There are currently two open chair positions on the PTA Board of Directors - Audit Committee Chair and Nominating Committee Chair.  A description of each committee can be found on the PTA website - www.highlandmillmontessoripta.weebly.com.  If you are interested in either of those positions, please submit the form on the home page of our website or send us an email at highlandmillmontessoripta@gmail.com.

Retail Incentives – An Easy Way to Invest in a Child at the Grocery Store
Another way to Invest in a Child at Highland Mill is to link your Harris Teeter VIC Card and your Food Lion MVP Card to our school.
You can also save Box Tops for Education, Campbell’s Labels for Education, Coca Cola Rewards and Tyson’s labels.  Send them in your child’s backpack and we’ll redeem them.

Link Your Google Calendar to the Highland Mill Montessori PTA Calendar
The PTA calendar is on Google so you can add all the events and activities from the PTA calendar onto your own Google calendar!  Go to your Google calendar and select “Add a Friend’s Calendar”. Type in our email address: highlandmillmontessoripta@gmail.com and select.  As soon as we accept your invitation the dates will be added to your Google calendar!

Mark Your Calendars
  • Dress Down Day, October 26th - No Uniforms!
  • No School, October 29th
  • Spirit Night at Bounce U, November 5th
  • No School, November 6th
  • Report Cards, November 8th
Need More Dates?
Check out our calendar on the PTA website – www.highlandmillmontessoripta.weebly.com.