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End-of-Year Parties for PMS Students

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on June 13, 2016 • views: 297
End-of-Year Parties for PMS Students

All Pelham Middle School students finishing 6th, 7th, or 8th grades are invited to join Pelham PACT for two end-of-year parties the week of June 20: a Kinetic Sports Party or a Pelham Country Club Bowling Party. Sign up at the PMS office. Cash or checks (made out to Pelham PACT) will be accepted at […]

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The Hunting Ground Screening at Pelham Picture House

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on June 1, 2016 • views: 294
The Hunting Ground Screening at Pelham Picture House

On Monday, May 22, a screening and panel discussion of The Hunting Ground, a documentary about sexual assault on college campuses, was co-sponsored by Pelham’s Community Care Center, The Women’s Empowerment Club, PACT and The Pelham Picture House. Thanks to the support of many of the PMHS teachers, guidance counselors and coaches, the event was very […]

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The Hunting Ground Screening and Panel Discussion on May 23

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents, Youth by on May 17, 2016 • views: 379
The Hunting Ground Screening and Panel Discussion on May 23

Pelham’s Community Care Center, PACT, The Women’s Empowerment Club & The Pelham Picture House present a screening of The Hunting Ground, a 1-hour documentary film about sexual assault on college campuses. The screening, held on May 23 at 7:00pm, will be  followed by a panel discussion featuring Rebecca Zipkin, staff attorney at Sanctuary for Families, and Megan Wilen, LCSW, counselor at […]

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Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces April HOPP Award Recipients

Filed in News, Youth by on May 3, 2016 • views: 355
Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces April HOPP Award Recipients

Alicia Migliarini and Katherine Marrero, both Pelham Memorial High School seniors, were honored with the April Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award.

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Congrats to the HOPP Award Recipients for February and March

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on April 12, 2016 • views: 325
Congrats to the HOPP Award Recipients for February and March

Congratulations to Pelham Memorial High School students Matt Biskup (top left) and Eli MacColl (top right), who were honored with the February HOPP Award, and PMHS students Cian Burns (bottom left) and Elody Paulino (bottom right), who received the March HOPP Award. Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements […]

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PACT Town Hall March 15 — Screening of Beyond Measure

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents, Youth by on March 1, 2016 • views: 378
PACT Town Hall March 15 — Screening of Beyond Measure

Tuesday, March 15th  ♦  7:00 p.m.   ♦  The Picture House     The Picture House, PACT, The Pelham Education Foundation and Pelham PTA Council Co-Host Screening of New Education Documentary BEYOND MEASURE Follow-Up to Critically-Acclaimed Film Race to Nowhere On Tuesday, March 15th at 7:00 p.m. The Picture House Regional Film Center, PACT, the Pelham Education […]

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A Video That Shows Pelham Middle Schoolers Are Leaders

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, We Connect. It Matters., Youth by on February 12, 2016 • views: 362
A Video That Shows Pelham Middle Schoolers Are Leaders

Pelham student Jonathan Salama produced this great video that captures the first  middle school Youth Leadership Summit, which was held in December at the Pelham Country Club. Enjoy!

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PMHS Freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva Are Recipents of the January HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on February 9, 2016 • views: 294
PMHS Freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva Are Recipents of the January HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Pelham Memorial High School freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva were honored with the January Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award.  Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements and contributions of students that may not ordinarily be recognized.  The January HOPP Award is sponsored by Art Scinta of Houlihan […]

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Talk on “Teen Suicide, Mental Health and Prevention” This Thursday, February 11 at The Manor Club

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents, Youth by on February 9, 2016 • views: 275
Talk on “Teen Suicide, Mental Health and Prevention” This Thursday, February 11 at The Manor Club

Suicide is the third leading cause of death for youth age 10-24, according the National Alliance on Mental Illness. With the recent tragic loss of two Fordham Prep students, many parents are seeking information to better inform their discussions with their teens about suicide and understanding what they can do to prevent it. The Manor […]

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The New Facts About Marijuana – And What Pelham Teens Think About It

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Uncategorized, Youth by on February 3, 2016 • views: 563
The New Facts About Marijuana – And What Pelham Teens Think About It

As the legalization of both medical and recreational marijuana in many states takes hold, teens and adults may underestimate the effects and risks of using this increasingly available drug. As February is Marijuana Awareness Month, PACT wants to take a moment to update parents on what marijuana use is like today – among other things […]

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Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces December Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on January 9, 2016 • views: 300
Pelham’s PACT Coalition Announces December Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients

Congratulations to Pelham Memorial High School senior Clara Choate and junior Gregory Gordon, who were honored with the December Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award. Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements and contributions of students that may not ordinarily be recognized. The December HOPP Award is sponsored by […]

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PACT Holds First Middle School Youth Leadership Summit

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Youth by on January 6, 2016 • views: 324
PACT Holds First Middle School Youth Leadership Summit

Following in the footsteps of its popular biennial leadership summits for high schoolers, PACT held its first Middle School Youth Leadership Summit on Thursday, December 3 at the Pelham Country Club. The summit aimed to provide students with an opportunity for them to work with their peers to identify issues they face and potential solutions to […]

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