Middle School News – September 6, 2019

Good Morning!

Start of School – first off, thank you to students, parents and faculty for patience, understanding and grace over the past 7 days! New schedules, changes to new schedules, new teachers, new lunches, new buildings, new challenges, all wrapped up in new chances for an awesome year of learning for all of us!

Open House – Our annual Open House will be held on Thursday, September 12th, 6:30-8:00 PM – Agenda to follow.

Bus News – Bus #12 is at capacity, no one will be allowed to obtain a day pass to ride this bus. Beginning Monday September 9th Groton Middle School Bus #2 afternoon route will be making stops in the Crosswinds Drive development.  The bus will now stop at all intersecting roads throughout this development.  Please contact Dee Bus Service with any questions or concerns (978) 448-3322

PTO News – Check out our Spirit Wear website for t-shirts as low as $12! Allow your child to feel P.R.I.D.E. in our fantastic school while they wear some great shirts and hoodies! ORDERS ARE DUE 9/22 so don’t wait! https://redbrickclothing.com/rbcmall/stores/store/317

National Suicide Prevention Week is September 8th-14th. Here are some resources to consider. Preventing Youth Suicide: Tips for Parents & Educators

International Dot Day – September 15th: http://www.thedotclub.org/dotday/, Students will be working on their own dots this week in Art to display at Open House. The message is that each of us have ability, creativity but may need encouragement to bring it out! Here is a video clip to copy and paste into a browser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t5mGeR4AQdM&authuser=0

PRIDE – Respect: Demonstrate acceptance. Follow expectations. Think of others. Care for people and property.

Wishing you all a wonderful weekend! Kathi McCollumn, Principal