October, 2012

Post date: Nov 2, 2012 2:54:46 AM

School Council October 10th Principal’s Report

We have had a very busy month of September and beginning of October.

· Our PAC sponsored John Boiano is working with the students grades one to eighth over two days - the focus of the workshops is on building social competencies with kids.

· We will have a ceremony to honor our newly designed Children’s Memorial Courtyard on Thursday, October 25th

· Individual school pictures were taken last week. Life Touch worked closely with us to ensure high quality photos and experiences.

· Cross country has started having meets with other schools

· Intramural touch football is now underway

· The Plus Project will be starting at the end of the month in grades one to 8.

· The Mathematics Olympiads is kicking off soon

· The Running Club has started meeting before school

· Punk Rope has also started up again

· DI is in the initial phases of developing their schedule for the upcoming year

· Drama is starting to get organized for a November performance

· PMC riders met on Sunday for a day of riding and barbequing

· Believe it or not we are in the early phases of preparing for fall conferences, in the first week of November

· Worcester State was here last week performing hearing tests with grades K-2

· It is Fire Safety week and we will have two assemblies this coming Friday

· Several teachers will be off campus next week for a Daily Five, Café Menu presentation.

· ACT/SOS screenings will take place next week with our eighth graders

· Vision and hearing screenings will take place next week for grades four, five, and seven

· The seventh graders returned from their four day adventure at Sargent Center in NH – it was a pretty wet week.

· The first (September) Golden Eagle assemblies have occurred and we set a nice tone for the year