Dolphin Dispatch

Volume 3 - Monday, September 6th

Important Dates

September 6 - No School (Labor Day)

September 6 - Rosh Hashanah - Shanah Tovah! (through September 8)

September 7 - No School Kindergarten Only

September 9 - PTA Board Meeting (6-7:00)

September 9 - PTA General Membership Meeting (7-8:00)

September 30 - Picture Day

October 6 - Walk to School Day (Watch for Details)

Check out our online calendar for more dates and details.

Join or Renew Your PTA Membership Today!

Join the PTA today and help us achieve our mission to promote partnerships between home, school and community; engaging with every family so that every NHE student will learn and thrive.

Together, we can achieve our 2021-2022 membership goal that:

“Every NHE student is represented in PTA by at least
one important adult in their lives.”

Join Here

There is NO obligation or expectation to volunteer or attend meetings. (But we do LOVE to meet members and find fun opportunities for those that want to help!)

Pass the Hat - General Fundraiser

Pass the Hat is the primary fundraiser for supporting our PTA. All donations are greatly appreciated as we try to reach our goal of $30,000 for the 2021-22 school year.

Every dollar contributed to our Pass the Hat fundraiser goes directly to support the programs offered by the PTA. A donation of $100 covers our spending per student, but any amount is appreciated. Every dollar counts!


Donate Here

We are a 501(3)(c) non-profit organization. All donations are 100% tax deductible. Our Tax ID number is 91-1208399.

General Membership Meeting

Our first General Membership meeting will be held virtually on Thursday, September 9th at 7:00PM.

This first meeting of the year is packed with important items. We will be:

  • Hearing from our principal, Jane Kopf-Stover
  • Reviewing and approving in this year's PTA Goals
  • Approving our revised Standing Rules
  • Reviewing and voting on a couple of proposed Budget Amendments

Please consider joining us!

Meeting Link

(We need at least 10 PTA members to be able to vote on our important business.)

Notes from the Backpack Podcast

Notes from the Backpack is a PTA podcast designed for parents, featuring real conversations with real parents, experts and educators who offer real-life advice, ideas and strategies parents can use to help their children succeed in and out of school.

Current Episode - Are You Practicing Parent Self-Care?

Listen Now

At Home STEM Activity

This colorful experiment will amaze your kids. You only need a couple simple materials you most likely already have at home: white flowers, cups, water, and food coloring to learn all about capillary action in this fun, at home science experiment.

Instructions Here

Newport Heights PTA

Newport Heights PTA is a volunteer-powered association of NHE families, staff, and community supporters, who act collectively on behalf of our children.

Our mission is to make every NHE student's potential a reality by promoting partnerships between home, school and community, engaging and empowering families and supporters to advocate for all children.