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February 17, 2013

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o    Follow us on Twitter: #hmmpta
o    Join Remind101: Text 424.789.8749 with the message @hmmpta

NO School on Monday, February 18th

The President's Day holiday will be observed on Monday, February 18th, so NO SCHOOL!

Red Robin Spirit Night - Thursday, February 21st - 5pm to 8pm

Join us at Red Robin Northlake on Thursday, February 21st. Come in any time from 5pm to 8pm for our second Family Spirit Event of the new year! Take a night off from cooking and come visit with school friends. Please contact Natasha Miles at with any questions.

Hope to see lots of familiar faces chowing down on burgers, fries & milkshakes!


February Dress Down Day - Friday, February 22nd

Friday, February 22nd is the last Friday of the month and that means HMM has a Dress Down Day - NO UNIFORMS!

Coffee with the Superintendent

CMS Superintendent Heath Morrison will be hosting Coffee with the Superintendent. This is an opportunity to hear his latest thoughts on district initiatives and for parents and community members to share their thoughts on how to help Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools best serve every child, every day, for a better tomorrow. You'll have the opportunity to meet with Heath Morrison on the following dates and times:
- March 6 - South Meck - 7:30am to 9am
- April 15 - Rocky River - 3pm to 4:30pm
- May 8 - Hough - 7:30am to 9am
- June 3 - Vance - 3pm to 4:30pm


Remind101 - Never Miss a PTA Event or Activity Again

Remind101 is a text messaging service that will send messages from the PTA straight to your phone. Sign up today so you’ll never miss another PTA event or activity again! Text 424.789.8749 with the message @hmmpta to become a member of our mailing list!

Link Your Google Calendar to the PTA Google 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: and select. As soon as we accept your invitation the dates will be added to your Google calendar!

Retail Incentives - 2 Ways to Invest in a Child @ the Grocery Store

1. Link your Harris Teeter VIC Card and your Food Lion MVP Card to our school.
2. Clip Box Tops for Education, Campbell’s Labels for Education, Coca Cola Rewards and Tyson’s labels. Send them to school & we’ll redeem them.


The PTA Audit Committee Needs a Chairperson!

The PTA Audit Committee is in need of a Chairperson. If you are interested in learning more about this committee, please complete and submit the form below. If you are not ready to take on the commitment of committee chair, but would like to volunteer, please complete and submit the I Want to Volunteer Form.

Before you're able to volunteer at Highland Mill Montessori, be sure to logon to the CMS Volunteer Management System and fill out the Volunteer Profile Form. You may register and create a login by going to Please remember to log your volunteer hours on the website!


Mark Your Calendars
  • No School, Monday February 18th
  • Spirit Night at Red Robin Northlake, Thursday February 21st 5-8pm
  • Dress Down Day, Friday February 22nd
Need More Dates?
Check out our calendar on the PTA website –