Harrison Happenings

Home of the Explorers! 02-07-2020

February is "Safety First" Month at Harrison Elementary

TOMAGS Assessment for our 3rd Graders

On February 25, third grade students will participate in the administration of the TOMAGS Assessment. Please click the button above for additional details.

In-View Assessment for our 2nd Graders

On February 26 - 27, second grade students will participate in the administration of the InView Assessment. Please click the button above for additional details.

I AM LUCKY @ HOME FUN!

Our Harrison Elementary family is so lucky and we want to show it. Here is an optional at-home activity for your family to participate in.


Brainstorm a list of “lucky” things, add your luckiness to a clover, and send back to school!



Click HERE for additional details and a clover template.

We Want YOU On Our PTA Board!

Open PTA Board Positions

Want to get involved or have a new idea? Well, here is your chance. We’re starting to look (yes already) for new Board Members for the 2020-2021 school year. PLEASE CONSIDER VOLUNTEERING NOW SO THAT YOU HAVE A CHANCE TO SHADOW THE PERSON CURRENTLY IN THE POSITION YOU ARE INTERESTED IN! Come join the FUN! Open Board Positions are listed below and ALL are 2 year terms. If you have any questions or just want more information, please get in touch with the contact listed. Of course, you can always send questions to: Jen Bowen at President@HarrisonPTA.org !


President…Contact Jennifer Bowen at President@HarrisonPTA.org

Executive Vice President…Contact Jennifer Bowen at President@HarrisonPTA.org

VP of Communication…Contact Kelly Yanek at VP.Communications@HarrisonPTA.org

Recording Secretary…Contact Sandy Reichert at RecordingSecretary@HarrisonPTA.org

VP of Student Events…Contact Lori Penderleith at VP.StudentEvents@HarrisonPTA.org

Webmaster (not a board position) …Contact Kelly Yanek @ VP.Communications@HarrisonPTA.org

Celebrate Seuss with the PTA at HTS!

Thursday, March 5, 2020 @ 6 pm - sign-in starts at 5:30 EVENT is FREE until 2/24! A $5 fee will be charged for any children registered after 2/24! Register at: www.harrisonpta.org by clicking above!

Pre-School Registration is Now Open

Click HERE for information about the Pre-School application process.


Click HERE for the Pre-School Application.


Pre-School application deadline is February 21, 2020.

SEPAG Special Education Community Fair

Click HERE for the details about this February 25, 2020 event that is being held at Clearview Regional Middle School.

Birthday in a Box

Girl Scout Troop 61723, composed of Pleasant Valley 5th graders, is currently undertaking a service project. They are collecting items to create Birthday in a Box. Birthday in a Box contains all the items needed to celebrate a birthday and is given to children battling cancer and other illnesses.


On behalf of GS Troop 61723, we will be collecting items at Harrison Elementary from January 27th through March 3rd. Items to be included are cake mix, canned frosting/icing, balloons, candles, paper products, tablecloths, party favors, party hats, medium and large gift bags, small toy/gift and gift cards. Thank you in advance for support of this community project.


Click HERE for more details!

Socks at the March School Store on March 3rd

The PTA will be selling mismatched socks for $1 at the March 3rd School Store during student lunches. This will give students a chance to get socks to support Rock Your Socks on March 20th. Together we will create a global voice for advocating for the rights, inclusion and well being of people with Down syndrome in our schools, community and around the world.

Take A Peek At Our Week!

Monday, February 10: It is Day 3:


Tuesday, February 11: It is Day 4:

  • School Store

Wednesday, February 12: It is Day 5:


Thursday, February 13: It is Day 6:


Friday, February 14: School Closed and Monday, February 17: School Closed


Tuesday, February 18: It is Day 1:

  • Early Dismissal and Parent Conferences


Wednesday, February 19: It is Day 2:

  • Early Dismissal and Parent Conferences


Thursday, February 20: It is Day 3:


Friday, February 21: It is Day 4:

  • School Spirit Pajama Day


Saturday, February 22:

  • PTA Talent Show