Welcome to Indian Hill School Parent Liaison Group (PLG)

Congratulation to our new Battle of Faculties 2019 Champion! GO IHS!

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PLG Mission statement

Our School PLG shall strive to:
a. Develop a closer connection between school and home by encouraging parent involvement.
b. Enhance the educational experience by supporting academic and enrichment activities.
c. Improve the environment at our school by providing volunteer and financial support.

5TH ANNUAL STAFF APPRECIATION COOKIE DELIVERY – FRIDAY, MAY 17th


Now that NJSLA testing is behind us, we can focus on properly thanking our wonderful teachers and staff at Indian Hill. While Teacher Appreciation Day is May 7th, our cookie celebration this year will be on May 17th.

Cookie Day is one of the staff’s and student’s favorite days of the year! Please click the link below to see how you & your family can help! Thanks in advance for your cooperation…AND your cookies!

Please Sign UP

Questions? Contact Carol Kidorf [email protected]

If anyone is interested in taking on this event for next year, please contact Carol.

Alex’s Lemonade Stand – MAY 16 & 17th


Our mission is to raise money and awareness of childhood cancer causes, primarily for research into new treatments and cures, and to encourage and empower others, especially children, to get involved and make a difference for children with cancer.

MAY 16 – Band and Chorus Concert kick off with special guest speaker, Tony Salerno!
May 17 – Lemonade Sales during grade level lunches

$0.50 cents a cup. All proceeds go to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.

PLG Luncheon – TUESDAY, JUNE 4th

SCHOOL SUPPLY KITS April 26 – June 14


School Supply Kit oder forms for the 2019/2020 school year will be sent home with your child on 4/26 or 4/29.
Open enrollment to order school supply kits is 4/26-6/14.

You can order online at https://www.shopttkits.com/, Code: 89218.

No late orders are allowed after 6/14. Supply kits will be delivery to your child’s homeroom classroom on the first day of school.

If you have any questions, please contact Bik Chung at: [email protected]

Indian Hill Chess April 26 – June 7

WHO: Students grades 4-6, all levels of experience
WHAT: Chess instruction, strategies, tactics & FUN!
WHEN: FRIDAYS 3:45pm – 4:45pm
April 26, May 3, May 10, May 17, May 31, June 7 No class 5/24
WHERE: Indian Hill School
WHY: Our program is dedicated to enhancing young minds through chess.
There are numerous benefits to learning chess: visualization skills, logic, math,
reasoning, creativity, sportsmanship & socialization, just to name a few…

View Registration Form

Go Green!

Indian Hill Parents,
Please consider to volunteer to during lunch periods!
Indian Hill school has started an exciting new initiative to teach children about being mindful about food waste. The children have an opportunity to learn what it takes to compost their left overs and see how it is used in the school garden.

Indian Hill PLG Go Green initiative is looking for parent volunteers to help children properly deposit their lunch scraps into Compost Tumblers during 4th and 5th lunch periods. Please consider signing up to help the Indian Hill Go Green!!!
Click Here to Sign Up

THANK YOU!

BOOSTERTHON RECAP

Indian Hill united in support of their school as all students participated in a Fun Run powered by Boosterthon sponsored by the PLG Board.

Thank you to all our volunteers, teachers, staff, parents, community sponsors, administration: Ms Marino (who agreed to being slimed) and Mr.Ferrerase, our Holmdel Board of Education members: Ms. Lui and Mr. Hammer. In addition, our Superintendent, Dr. McGarry and Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Dr. Seeley for all coming to support us! Indian Hill rocks and you make us all so proud!

Indian Hill School News

Career Day at Indian Hill School – Friday, June 7th, 2019

Career Day is a fun and exciting day where family’s share their talents & job skills with the students of Indian Hill School. We are asking for family Presenters to engage with students by spending the day at Indian Hill talking about their career path, educational background and work experiences.

Here’s what you can expect:
Plan to spend the day (8:30am-3:30pm) and give 5 or 6 presentations
Spend the day in an assigned classroom for the day and the students will move from room to room
Present to your child’s class
Choose the length of your presentation (25 or 50 minutes)
Enjoy a light breakfast with your child and a fabulous luncheon hosted by our Hospitality Committee!

If you are interested in being a Presenter, please sign up using the google link below by March 1st, 2019.
To sign up click HERE

Should you have any questions, feel free to contact us at [email protected]

CELL PHONE POLICY at INDIAN HILL SCHOOL

Students are not permitted to use their cell phones while school is in session for any reason.
If a student feels sick, they MUST report to the nurse’s office and she will contact the home if she feels they should be picked up.
If a parent needs to contact their child for any reason, please contact the MAIN Office.

INDIAN HILL IMPORTANT DATES

5/20 – APE Trip
5/22 – 6th Grade Museum Field Trip
5/22 – NJSLA – Gr. 5
5/24 – 4-hour session – 1:25 dismissal
5/27 – No School
5/28 – No School

Please note: There will be some 5th & 6th Grade students on a field trip during the PLG Plant Sale. If your child would like to purchase plants but will be on a trip, please be sure to send them with money on the correct day.

EX: Trip on Thursday, shop on Friday, Trip on Friday, shop on Thursday.
The flowers are always beautiful!

COMMUNITY NEWS

5th Annual HFEE 5K and kids fun run – Sunday June 9th

Second Chance Toys for children in need – every Friday

SAVE THE DATES

PLG Events for 2018/2019 School Year

EVENTDATES
PLG Meetings
Time: 9:15 AM
Place: Cafetorium
Friday, September 7, 2018
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Friday, November 2, 2018
No meeting in December
Friday, January 4, 2019
Friday, February 8, 2019
Tuesday, March 15, 2019
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Tuesday, June 4, 2019 (Year End Breakfast Meeting)
6th Grade Hangout
5th Grade Hangout
4th Grade Hangout
Friday, September 21, 2018
Friday, October 12, 2018
Friday, October 19, 2018
Indian Hill Boosterthon Kick-OffFriday, September 28, 2018
Casola Farms Welcome Back NightSaturday, September 29, 2018
Indian Hill Boosterthon Fun-RunFriday, October 12, 2018
Red Ribbon WeekMonday - Friday, October 22 - 26, 2018
Holiday ShoppeTuesday - Friday, December 4 - 7, 2018
Bingo NightFriday, January 18, 2019
Valentines Day Tuesday - Thursday, February 12 - 14, 2019
Gertrude Hawk Chocolate SaleFebruary 22 through March 13, 2019
BoardwalkFriday, March 22, 2019
Earth Week Monday - Friday, April 8 - 12, 2019
Tree Planting - April 12
Amanda’s Hallmark Shopping DayThursday, April 25, 2019
Cookie Staff Appreciation DayFriday May 3, 2019
Plant SaleThursday & Friday, May 9 - 10, 2019
Career DayFriday, May 17, 2019

PLG School Store Dates for 2018/2019

All Fridays
9/7/2018
11/2/2018
12/14/2018
1/4/2019
2/1/2019
3/1/2019
4/5/2019
5/3/2019
6/7/2019

View/Print PLG Calendar 2018/2019

 

PLG Membership

Membership supports our school community, provides donations to the school to enhance our children’s educational experience and provides for family fun activities!
We need your support to make it all happen!
Family membership is only $10 so become a member today!

PLG Membership Form 2018-2019.pdf

VOLUNTEERING AT INDIAN HILL

The PLG has many very fun events and activities scheduled for this year and we want you to be included! Don’t miss out on these last few great years while our children are still young enough to want us around. The time you give will pay you back with a lifetime of memories. If you are interested in volunteering, we welcome you to contact us at [email protected]. Join us in making the Indian Hill Community a great place for our kids to grow and learn.

PLG-VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES.pdf

PLG POINTERS

Helpful Hints when Entering Indian Hill

PLG Pointers 2018-2019.pdf

More easy fundraisers for Indian Hill:

Raise money for the PLG while doing your shopping – at no extra cost to you!!

amazon

Earn money for the Indian Hill PLG just by shopping at Amazon.com!! Simply click the Amazon button to the left, or log onto www.amazon.com/?tag=inhiscpl-20.  Amazon will donate a percentage of each sale back to the PLG! It’s that easy!! If you have a personal Amazon.com account you can log in before using this link, and all of your personal settings and addresses will still be available to you. But remember – the PLG only receives earnings when you shop through our link!

BoxTopsLogoClip boxtop labels and send them to school AND shop online! Click the Boxtops button, or visit www.boxtops4education.com.  Click “Earn” and then “Shop Marketplace”.  Indian Hill PLG automatically earns a percentage of every online sale!

 

stop_n_shop_rewards_400_0Click the button to the left or visit www.stopandshop.com/aplus to register your Stop & Shop card.  Each time you shop the PLG receives a percentage of the total purchase! Remember: you must register your card every year.  

escrip_logo_pathmarkRegister your Pathmark Advantage Club Card online and each time you shop the PLG earns a percentage!

Log onto www.escrip.com/merchants/identity/pathmark/index.jsp or click the escrip button. Use group name “Indian Hill Elementary School”

   

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