Does everyone go to their child's(in Mesivta) school Dinner?

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Post  Thu, Feb 13 2020, 8:23 pm
I haven never went to any of my kids' school dinner. I never had the money for it or had the interest in going and now I am thinking it makes me look like I am not an involved parents. Do you think I should make more of an effort to go? Do most people go?
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Post  Thu, Feb 13 2020, 8:36 pm
In my experience, most parents go. Even if not both parents every year, they make an effort for at least one parent to go most years.
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 12:06 am
The cost is often included in tuition, so might as well
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 12:17 am
I have never gone. noone ever accused me of being an uninvolved parent .
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 12:19 am
We had to pay $600. Mandatory payment. You bet I went. And I went hungry so I could eat as much as I wanted that night !
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 11:33 am
No. My boys mesivtas were all at least 2 hours away. I dont travel that far for a dinner.
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 1:58 pm
My kids school accepts ads from
Company’s the amount you collect goes toward the dinner I went once by collecting ads from
Friend s and real estate company’s eye doctor etc
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 2:04 pm
I don’t go but DH does usually if he can. The schools all expect the dinner fee to be paid anyway, regardless if you come or not
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Post  Fri, Feb 14 2020, 2:28 pm
we don't plan on going. I don't think people would accuse us of being uninvolved though we don't really do homowork with our kids. horror but neither do a lot of the "leaders" of the community. It's a mehalach Smile . We try hard not to be considered overinvolved Wink .
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