Parent Volunteers Needed at SHMS for the 2017-2018

Please consider volunteering your time for one of these open H&S Board and Committee positions:

We are looking to fill the following positions:

  • Wizards Event Chair
  • Oasis Night &  Skyzone Nights
  • Dimensions in Living / Career Speaker Program (2-3)
  • Writer: Social Media, email blasts & Website
  • School Supplies 2017-2018
  • Grounds & Greens/ Zak Rufo Garden
  • Library Rep

Please contact Amy Drum Caruso to secure your spot! Thank you!

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SHMS Indoor Putt-Putt Palooza to Benefit CADES

The Strath Haven Middle School 8th grade class invites you to participate in a fun afternoon of indoor mini-golf, prizes, food and drink, and so much more, to benefit our own community treasure – CADES.

When: Sunday, January 31 from 11am-6pm
Where: CADES, 401 Rutgers Ave., Swarthmore
How much: $20 per team (up to 4 members)

This first-of-its-kind SHMS 8th grade created mini-golf course will give you an inside look at the amazing CADES organization, which has been dedicated to people with physical and mental disabilities for more than 60 years. There will be music, food and fun, as well as great prizes like “closest to the hole”, “craziest dressed golfer” and random drawings and raffles.

3 Ways to Sign Up:
1) Go to:
2) Fill in and return the form included in SHMS e-News email with cash or check for $20. An email or text will be sent to you to confirm starting time.
3) Walk in the day of the event and pay $5 per person, first-come, first-play as availability allows.

Proceeds will go to funding CADES projects and needs! Gather your team to help SHMS 8th grade help our friends at CADES!!


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8th Grade Putt Putt for CADES

Have you ever wanted to design a mini golf hole? Here’s your chance! Another fabulous fundraiser for the 8th Grade Service Project benefitting CADES involves some creative design/engineering by our parents and students. Volunteers will create and assemble a hole for a mini golf course that will be set up at CADES. Detailed directions and specifications will be provided to you, as well as a flag and rubber hole. The rest is up to you!

If you or a team would like to sign up to build a hole, please go to: or contact Kelli Young at 610.544.2366

Putt Putt


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Eat Bread to Raise Dough!

Please support the 8th Grade Service Project fundraiser at Panera Bread in Springfield on December 17th from 4:00-8:00pm. Please notify the cashier (or show the attached flyer) and a percentage of all proceeds will go to CADES, the 8th Grade Service Project.

Panera Flyer 2

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Staff Appreciation Hot Chocolate Bar

Hot Chocolate Bar Graphic

In appreciation of the Middle School staff, the Home and School Association is hosting a hot chocolate bar for them on the morning of Wednesday, December 16th between 7-11am.

Please support this event by signing up to donate an item or volunteer at the event. Please DROP OFF ALL ITEMS at the MS office by the end of school on TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15th.

Questions? Call Paula Koziol at 440-225-7354.

To sign up, go to:

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November Home & School Meeting Tonight

Please join us in the Strath Haven Middle School library this evening at 7:00pm for our Home and School Association meeting for the month of November. Meetings last approximately 1 hour. Stop by to get information and find out volunteer opportunities for upcoming H&S-sponsored events for our kids. We hope you will join us!

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Sky Zone Fundraiser Tomorrow from 3-8pm

All Strath Haven Middle School students are invited to spend the afternoon of Tuesday, November 3rd (no school that day!) from 3-8pm at Sky Zone Trampoline Park in Glen Mills, Pa. Sky Zone will donate $4 per jumper for each 30 minutes or higher jump ticket purchased!

Please see the attached flyer for details. We hope to see you there!

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