SCA Fall Luncheon Coming Soon, Donate>>
Wednesday, November 18
Preparations are underway for this year’s SCA Luncheon. We are currently looking for fabulous raffle and auction items.
Volunteers are also needed! You could chair a committee: Silent Auction, Gift Baskets, Calendar Raffle, Check-In, or RSVPs. Or volunteer to solicit, setup, or help on day of luncheon. Contact: Maria Herrington or Lauren Stipp

Register for the SCA Fundraiser at Wheatley Plaza, Details>> 
Thursday, October 15 - Sunday, October 18
Register for Wheatley Gives Back - a shopping event to benefit the SCA! Register online, designate Manhasset SCA as your charity, and 25% of designated full-price pre-tax purchases will be donated back to the SCA!

SCA Family Theatre - Tickets on Sale Now!, Ticket Order Form>>
Saturday, December 5, 2015 and February 6, 2016, 2:00 pm, Munsey Park Auditorium.
Advance ticket sales are $12 each per show or purchase season tickets for both shows for $20, a $4 savings!

Support the SCA! Become a Member!
Please take a moment to renew your membership or join for the first time.. Membership is $30 and your contribution is tax deductible. Please complete the information on the attached form and return it with your payment today.

This Week's Events:

HS Mini College Fair, Details>>
Monday, October 5, 9 - 10:30 am

SR Photo Days
Tuesday, October 6 - Wednesday, October 7

SR Grade 6 Photo Day, Details>>
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Please see the attached flyer for details on dress code for formal individual yearbook portraits and class pictures as well as the entire grade panoramic shot in casual school spirit wear (colors of orange and blue).

MP Lunch/Recess Volunteer Information, Details>>
Tuesday, October 6, 9:15 am and 6:15 pm

SCA Enrichment Presents: Journeys Into American Indian Territory to MP 4th Graders
Tuesday, October 6 - Wednesday, October 7

9th Grade Guidance Parent Night
Wednesday, October 7, 7:30 pm, Secondary School Auditorium

SCA MP/SR Joint Parent Council Meeting, Details>>
Thursday, October 8, 9:30 am, Munsey Park
Join us for "Box Out Bullying! - a workshop that provides parents with practical tools, information and guidance to identify and address bullying issues.

Box Out Bullying Evening Presentation, Details>>
Thursday, October 8, 7:30 pm, Shelter Rock Library
Parents and caregivers (K-6) are invited to a special Red Ribbon Week parent presentation of Box Out Bullying!

Board of Education Meeting, Board of Education Site>>
Thursday, October 8, 8 pm, Middle School Library

SCA Open Executive Board Meeting
Friday, October 9, 9 am, Middle School Library

HS/MS SCA Joint Parent Council Meeting
Friday, October 9, 10 am, Middle School Library

MP 6th Grade Sweatshirt & Yearbook Orders, Details>>
Due Friday, October 9
Please send in your payment & order form to your child's homeroom teacher.

Schools Closed, Columbus Day
Monday, October 12

The SCA needs YOU:

MS CASA Representative Needed for 2015-16
To volunteer or for more information, please contact Kim Haggerty>>. 

MS Halloween Party Needs You! SignUp>>
Saturday, October 31, 7:00-9:00pm, MS Gym
Please consider helping out with your time, talents, or a donation to make this popular party a success!  Multiple chair and volunteer opportunities are still available.

MP Monster Bash 2015, Grades 5-6, Volunteers needed, SignUp>>
Saturday, October 31, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Chairs still needed for games committee. Sponsorships, gift card donations and volunteers still needed for most committees. Please Sign Up. Let's make this a great event for our kids!

SR 6th Grade Yearbook Photos
The SR yearbook committee is currently collecting baby photos (preferably facial shots, 2 years or younger) as well as photos from school events and field trips aged Kindergarten and older. Photos can be uploaded at and posted to community upload no later than December 1st. Please label photo with grade, names and event.

Board of Education Seeks Volunteers to sit on Advisory Committees, Details>>  BOE Website>>
There are Citizens Advisory Committees (CAC's) that cover the following areas: Finance (CACF), Legislative Affairs (CACLA), Technology (CACIT) and Athletics (MAAC)‎. Community members are also appointed to the District's Audit Committee. If you’ve ever said “I would do that differently,” then please come and join us!

Save The Date! Class of 2016 Senior Banquet, Upcoming Events and Due Dates>>
Thursday, November 12, 6:30 pm, Leonard's Palazzo
Please RSVP by October 30
The Senior Banquet is a Manhasset tradition that brings the students and their parents together as the “kick-off” celebration for their very special senior year of high school. The evening is a wonderful opportunity to get together and reminisce about the friendships and experiences shared over the years.

Save the Date:

No Classes, Grades K-12, Superintendent's Conference Day
Wednesday, October 14

Red Ribbon Week
Tuesday, October 13 to Friday, October 16

SEPTA meeting, Details>>
Tuesday, October 13, 7 pm, Manhasset Public Library
Making Friends-Reinforcing social skills at home and school. Presentation by Jonathan Cooper

SCA Saturday Series, Details>>
Saturday, October 17, Shelter Rock
Saturday, October 24, Shelter Rock

Homecoming Parade
Saturday, October 24, 2 pm
Football game versus Jericho will kickoff at 2:30 pm

Upcoming Board of Education Meetings, Board of Education Site>>
Wednesday, October 14, 7:30 pm, Black Box Theatre, Board of Education Recognition Meeting
Thursday, October 22, 8 pm, EOC Building

Support the SCA! Become a Member!
Please take a moment to renew your membership or join for the first time. Membership is $30 and your contribution is tax deductible. Please complete the information on the attached form and return it with your payment today.

Unauthorized Use of SCA Directories
It has come to the attention of the SCA that some community groups may have used information obtained from the SCA directories to send unsolicited emails to members of the community. The SCA has not provided email addresses published in the directories to any community groups for the purpose of enabling such groups to initiate email messages. If you are in receipt of any unwanted emails from such groups, you may remove your email address from their distribution lists by choosing the unsubscribe link in the group's email. If you continue to receive unwanted emails after unsubscribing, or if the unwanted emails do not contain an unsubscribe link, you may file a complaint at For further information on filing a complaint, see

Want to Know if it's an Odd or Even Day? Click Here>>

Manhasset School District Parent Portal, Link to Portal>>

BOX TOPS For Education Program
Help MP and SR earn some money. Please collect your Box Tops. To submit your Box Tops, place them in an envelope labeled with your child’s teacher’s name and grade, and send in to school. Please remember you can also earn extra money for the school while you do your online shopping. Sign up on the Box Tops website and earn Box Top credits while shopping at popular on-line stores. Participating Stores and Products>>