September, 2013

posted Sep 11, 2013, 1:06 PM by Joel Bates

School Council September 11th Principal’s Report


·         We are in our third week of school and in our second A-F cycle

·         Open Houses for the Middle School (5-8) Thursday, September 12th and Elementary (K-4) Wednesday, September 18th

·         The first two days prior to school starting were spent as PD days for staff  focusing on the new evaluation instrument, goal setting, and school start-up

·         We had our first fire drill last week – more to follow

·         We have several new faces on staff: Heather Haines – Mathematics, Corey Brownell – RISE, Ashley Austin – PLUS, Jane Maguire – Special Education, Katie McEwen – Arts, Alissa Coates – Music, Pam Carpenter – 5th Grade

·         Presently we have an opening in Special Education Grades 6-8

·         All of our local (site-based) and district committees will start to meet soon

·         Cross-country started this week – Go runners!

·         Stop by and view are finished art mosaic piece above the FSS main office – Mrs. Hershberger and the 8th grade from last year completed the project at the end of the summer

·         Substitute Orientation – training – September 19th

·         Kindergarten Screenings – September 19th and 20th

·         Early Release – September 27th

·         The 7th graders will leave for Sargent Center on October 8th through 11th

·         Our first Golden Eagle Assembly will be October 4th

·         School Pictures will take place October 16th

·         PAC will have their first meeting of the year October 8th

·         The 4th grade will go to Lowell (splitting over two days) on October 8th and 10th – Field Trip

·         Fire Safety Assemblies  (October)

·         Worcester State students will conduct hearing and screening tests (October)

·         Lion’s Club Eyemobile arrives in (October)