Principal Grassa’s Pawprints 11/12/17

Noreen Power

Thanksgiving: We will be dismissing for the Thanksgiving Break on Wednesday, November 22nd at 1:10pm. There will be NO afterschool programming on this day and all staff and students are dismissing at 1:10pm. We will also have no school on November 23rd-24th. Please communicate with your child’s teacher if you are making changes to your family dismissal plan.

Safety Phone Call/Drill: Robo Call to Families Regarding Safety Drill: The following call went to families on Wednesday, November 8th in Spanish and English:
Good evening Curley Community, On Tuesday, November 14, 2017 we will be conducting a safety drill. We just want to make sure that in the event of an emergency, we are prepared. Please take a moment to talk to your child about the importance of listening to adults in an emergency situation. If you have any questions concerning language used to review the drill, please feel free to contact your child’s teacher. Our number one priority is the safety of our students. Thank you.

INTERNATIONAL WEEK IS COMING: Next week, November 13-17, 2017, the Curley K-8 School will celebrate our community’s cultural diversity and learn about countries around the world. Homeroom teachers will introduce a particular country, and students will “travel the world” when they visit specialists and buddy classes throughout the week. Families are encouraged to join us for International Week activities; please share YOUR culture with our students during this special week and throughout the school year!

SSC: Please join us for our November SSC meeting on Tuesday, November 14th from 5:30pm-7:00pm in Room 209 (Upper School). Families should enter through the CASP doors. Please note that we will be sharing SY 2016-2017 MCAS data, holding our annual Title I meeting and electing our final positions. All staff and Curley families are welcome to attend.

Curley Ambassadors of Dance (CAD): is starting this fall! Kim Taylor Knight will begin rehearsals on November 14th at 4-5 pm in the Auditorium. This year CAD will be performing at the MLK celebration at the Strand Theater in January, the Art Show in April and the District Arts Festival on the Common. For more information please contact Kim at storyinabox@gmail.com.

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