What We Do

What We Do

Why become involved? Why fundraise?


With your help, HMS PTA makes the following possible:

  • Grandparents’ Day for seventh graders
  • Family fun night/Crosstown Classic sporting events
  • Online Herrick family directory
  • Assemblies and programs, including Authors Fest every-other year
  • New classroom equipment, Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) equipment,and books for the LRC
  • Fitness equipment for PE
  • Gym rental fees, conference winner t-shirts, track concessions, and cheerleading expenses for Herrick athletics
  • Uniforms for Herrick band, orchestra, and choir
  • Local administration of Reflections national fine arts competition
  • Support for clubs including Student Council, Book Club, Drama Club, Hope Club
  • Dance and etiquette classes for eighth graders, and eighth grade dance
  • Snowflake event with Snowball from DGN
  • Support for Herrick staff, including retirement celebrations, Teacher Appreciation Week, monthly treats, and more
  • Eighth grade promotion ceremony and trip to Great America
  • Parent education events
  • Support for Herrick families in times of crisis
  • Donations to Bloom’s Angels to help students in need