Help Wanted!
Are you interested in getting more involved?  Below is a list of all of the great committees that need your help.  Contact Melissa Beylouni at to volunteer today!  Thanks again for the support!

Committee Chairs

Advocacy:                           Julia Conlin (

Art Show:                            Heather Kwap (

Audubon:                            Sue Murray (

Birthday Book Club:        Bev Bjorklund (

Book Fair:                            Alisa Williams (

Cultural Arts:                      Dona Malitsky (

Dad's Club:                          Russell Anderson (russell.frederick.anderson@

Directory:                            Heather Orawsky (

Fall Fair:                                Nicole Lourenco (

Family Fun:                         Katie Michael ( & Shari Wright (

Geography:                        Kristen Mattera (

Holiday Shop:                    Julia Conlin (

Junior Achievement:           Amy Collins (

Kindergarten Bus Run:        Melissa Beylouni (

Kindergarten Lunches:             Lisa Irving (

Kindergarten Registration:           Lisa Irving (

Math Superstars:                 Julia Conlin (

Membership:                           Kristen Alesevich (

Moving Up Ceremony:            Karen Roszman (

Newsletter:                        Heather Orawsky (

Picture Day:                        Heather Kwap (

Recycling:                            OPEN

Reflections Art Program:              Amy Collins (

Room Parent Coordinator:           Dona Malitsky (

Scholarships:                           Sarah Kelly (

School Rewards (Box Tops):        Denise Strong (

Spirit Day:                            Tara Schoffstall (

Spirit Wear:                        John Celli (

Spring into Auction:                   Kelly Albrecht (

Square One Art:                               Kristen Alesevich (

Staff/Bus Driver Appreciation:        Melissa Beylouni (

STEM Night:                                 Kelly Albrecht (

Veterans Appreciation:                     Kristen Mattera (

Vote for Books:                                Lisa Irving (

Webmaster:                                 Sarah Kelly (

Winter/Spring Concert:                 Karen Roszman (

Yearbook:                                         Karen Roszman (

School Rewards Programs
alt=""  BIG Y IS GIVING AWAY $3.5 MILLION IN EDUCATIONAL SUPPLIES THROUGH THE EDUCATION EXPRESS PROGRAM The Big Y Education Express Program helps schools earn much needed educational supplies for FREE. We are committed to giving away up to $3.5 million worth of school supplies to our local schools. As a special thank you to your supporting parents, family and friends, from now through January 2, 2013, we are awarding 1 FREE Big Y gold coin every time they earn 1,000 points for your school. Spread the word to your supporters today, to help out your school and sign up for Education Express Signing up is easy as 1-2-3.

1 - Fill out a simple form at any Big Y Customer Service Desk.
2 - Go online to or on Facebook at
3 - Or, sign up at the cash register, it's that simple.

Then all they need to do is their normal grocery shopping at Big Y. By purchasing the items marked with the school bus logo, your school will earn points automatically and be on its way to FREE school supplies. Plus, anyone who has signed up for your school can track their individual contributions as well as the school's total points on or on Facebook.

Log onto Boxtops4Education Marketplace and sign in ( register if you are not a member) then start earning by shopping thru the Marketplace to earn eBox Tops. There are over 100 stores to choose from, all your favorites like, Target, Lands End, Snap Fish, Wal-Mart, Old Navy and many more…

alt="" Look for the small rectangular pink logo on box tops, labels on cereal, zip lock bags, Progresso soups and many other items. Cut them out and send them to school with your child in a zip lock bag marked with your child’s name. Children who bring in more than 5 box tops will be entered to win a prize in our drawing held twice per year (deadlines are October 1, 2011 and Feb 1, 2012). Each box top collected is worth $.10 to our school. For a complete list of participating products please visit Boxtops4Education.

alt="" If you have a Target RED Card, simply go to the Target REDcard page and navigate to Take Charge for Education to sign up for HOM. For Take Charge of Education. HOM just received a check for $545 from Target for last year‘s purchases. GREAT JOB and keep shopping.

Alt="" Register your card to earn money for our school every time you spend money on items at Stop & Shop. You can register your Stop & Shop card to earn money for more than one school. Log on to Stop and Shop A+ Bonus Bucks

Purchase your favorite Coca Cola products to get codes (they are on hundreds of different packages, in a variety of sizes and flavors). Sign in (register if you are not a member) at My Coke Rewards - Schools. Enter your codes to collect points,  then search for our school to donate points.  Enter the amount of points you would like to give, then click “ Donate”.  For more information and to start turning My Coke Rewards points into rewards for our school visit My Coke Rewards.

  When you shop at ACE Hardware of Newtown (located at 5 Queen St.) with the ACE Rewards Program, HOM PTA will earn 3% of your purchase (excludes gift cards and cannot be used with discount programs). Just sign up for the free ACE Rewards Program by filling out a simple card next time you are in the store. Then show your ACE Rewards card at ACE Hardware of Newtown every time you make a purchase. You MUST also tell them that you are a HOM supporter and the clerk will scan the HOM bar code for your purchase.

PTA Programs