Principal Grassa’s Pawprints 11/26/17

Noreen Power

End of Term 1: Trimester 1 will close for all students in Grades 1-8 on Friday, December 1st. Report cards will go home to families the week of December 11th

Principal Breakfast: Please join us for the December Principal Breakfast on Friday, December 1st from 8:45am-9:45am in room 221 Upper School. Please sign in at either main office upon entering. All families are welcome to attend!

Spring 2017 MCAS Results: Families of students in grades 4-8 should be on the lookout for their child’s Spring 2017 MCAS data. It will be sent with students this week in an envelope.

Coat Drive: We are accepting donations of winter wear (coats, boots, hats, scarves, mittens, etc). There are wrapped boxes in both the lower and upper school lobbies to leave donations. We can use all sizes from 3T to adult. If your child is in need of winter gear, please let his/her teacher know by filling out and returning the coat drive flyer sent home in your student’s folder. If any adult is interested in helping this effort this winter season, please contact Fran Batuyios, Curley parent, at fbatuyios@hotmail.com
Thanks for helping keep Curley kids warm this winter!

The Curley Environmental Audit:The Health and Wellness committee will be performing an environmental audit on Monday, Decemeber 11: 7:30 – 10:00 am at the school library. The purpose of the audit is to look for areas in which is in need of environmental and health improvements at the school. The committee will email the results of the audit and suggestions for improvements as soon as both are complete. We are looking for help to perform the audit, if you are interested in being apart of the Environmental Audit of our school please sign up via Al Vega at al.vega@masscosh.org or Nina Wessen at nly@bostonpublicschools.org

School Preview Time: It is time for school previews and we could use your helping leading tours at the Curley! On Saturday, December 9th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m there will be a citywide Schools Showcase at TD Gardens.
At the Curley school we need help leading tours on:

Tuesday, November 28th, 9am-10am

Tuesday, December 19, 9am-10am
Tuesday, January 23rd, 9am-10am

There are Helpful Hint sheets to everyone who volunteers with ideas of what to highlight on the tours.

  • If you are new to giving tours we can also pair you up with someone who has led them before.
  • If you are able to help out leading tours even one day, it would be very helpful. Please sign up on the doodle poll: School Tours
  • If you know of someone who is not on this list who think might be willing to lead tours, please let me know.
  • Please feel free to e-mail me: Arusha Hollister-Carlson: arusha_h@yahoo.com
  • Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SPED PAC): The monthly general meeting November 30 – BPS Update on Transition services/ Guardianship/ SSI
    SPED PAC monthly meetings provide information regarding relevant special education topics. Meetings include the opportunity for parents to ask questions or discuss concerns surrounding these topics.
    All parents and caregivers are welcome. Childcare available at all meetings and Spanish translation available upon request. Light refreshments will be served.

    Meeting time: 7-8:30
    Richard J. Murphy School
    1 Worrell St
    Dorchester, MA 02122

    Further information can be found at : http://bostonspedpac.org/
    If questions, please feel free to contact Curley parent representative Lisa Walker at walkerlm1@outlook.com

    Social Media: For up to date information about the Curley K-8 School please sign up for email alerts by joining the Mailing List. You can also follow Principal Grassa on Twitter @principalgrassa and be sure to always use the hashtag #curleycares when sharing/posting/tweeting information about our school.

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