• Committees

    To Contact SHS Committee chairs, obtain a phone number or email from the school directory or send a contact request via the "Ask the Elephant."
     
     
    8th Grade Orientation

    Jill Realbuto Mary Goff

    Provide information packet to parents the evening of the 8th grade orientation.  The evening is for parents of current 8th graders.
    Class Parent Committee

    Nicole Brownstein

    Vicki Durso

     

     

    The purpose of the Class Parent Committees is to work with students, their faculty advisors and school administrators on social events, community service projects and fundraising throughout the students’ four years at SHS.

    Class of 2022 - Vicki Durso and Christine Milojevic                Treasurer - Denise Donnelly

    Class of 2023 - Jessica Bernhard and Kara Morett                 Treasurer - Jenn Azimi   

    Class of 2024 - Paula Chaumon and Kelly Olsen                    Treasurer - Jodi Noreika

    Class of 2025 - Kim Grillo and Rachelle Humbert                   Treasurer - Andrea Kapica 

    Council Delegate

    Dawn Susca

     

    Represent the SHS PTA at monthly council meetings.  The council delegate speaks and votes on behalf of SHS PTSA members and reports council activities at SHS PTSA meetings.

    Driver Safety 

    Gwen Gordon Rothschild

    Amanda Casabona Cohen

     

    Coordinate Driver Safety Program to help prepare our teens to be careful and responsible drivers.  Date (February/March) for the following year is set at the end of the current year after confirming with speaker.  Promoting event, coordinating with school administrators and registration for sign in purposes. 

    Education Committee

    Lynn Cukaj 

    Lauren Lucciola 

    Meets monthly to discuss pertinent educational issues. Organizes yearly community service fair. Provides yearly speaker to discuss issues related to the academic, social, and emotional growth of our children.

    Volunteer Fair

    Tara Duffy

    Recruits and manages the volunteer team.

    Fundraising Sue Abramson  
    CSAT/ACT Boot Camp - Coordinate online boot camps with Learn the Playbook to hold fall and spring sessions and promote in-home opportunities.
     
      Heidi Cambrieri Essay Workshop Boot Camp - Coordinate summer essay workshops for incoming seniors.
     

    Linda Luciano

    Lucy Khorram

    Suzanne Matteo

     

    Flower Fundraiser - contact Commencement Flowers, Inc. for date.  Company brings everything needed.

     

    kelly Mitchell

    Amanda Casabona Cohen

     

    Used Clothing Fundraiser - Organize and promote collection of used clothing and many other items.  Held in the spring.

     

    Graduation Hospitality

    Brenda Kerins

    Michelle Antonecchia

     

    Organize the decoration of the tent and a reception for graduation.

    Grants Dawn Susca Reviews and gives recommendations on teacher's mini grant applications, to reimburse them for projects that enhance education.
    Membership Diana Tomasulo Encourages parents, students, teachers and staff to become members of the SHS PTSA.  Collect dues and maintain an accurate list of members.
    Parent/Student Programs   Provide information and education to parents and students on various subjects. 
    Red Ribbon Week   A national anti-substance abuse campaign. Works closely with the Student Assistance Counselor to develop and then help administer a program which will make our children stop and think twice about making unhealthy choices.
    Reflections   A program that encourages an awareness of the arts.  Every year, a new theme is selected.  All grade levels (K-12) are encouraged to participate in one of four ways: musical composition, literature (including poetry, prose and drama), visual arts (including drawing, painting, collage and printmaking), and photography.  The work will be judged for competition, and the program culminates with the national recognition and awards.  Program runs September through December 1 for submissions.
    Scholarship Fundraising

    Grace De Feo

    Vicki Durso

    Coordinates fundraising activities to fund senior scholarships.
    Scholarship Selection Cara Padovani Distribute scholarship information and applications to SHS seniors.  Reviews applications and selects recipients.
    SEPTA Representative Virginia Sheridan Represent the SHS PTSA at SEPTA meetings to share information between both PTA units.
    Staff Appreciation Lunch

    Linda Luciano

    Kara Seeger

    Plans and coordinates lunch for the entire SHS Staff as a thank you.

    Faculty Representive

    Kristy Ann Castaldo

    A SHS faculty member represents the staff at our PTA meetings to report on faculty news, and returns information back to the staff at their meetings. 

    Student Representative   Students are welcome members of the PTSA, and have a representative voice at every meeting.
    Website Monique Burwell Responsible for the SHS PTSA website content and design.

    General Volunteers

      Any parent can be a volunteer to help at any PTSA function.