Positivity november

Middle School News – November 8, 2019

Happy Friday, here is some middle school news! November 14th – Half Day and Evening for Parent-Teacher Conferences; dismissal at 11:30. Frozen: Frozen Play  Bring a Sibling! We are looking for two nurses or EMTs interested in traveling to DC with our grade 8 team and students to be in charge of first aid and medications. The … read more

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Middle School News – November 1, 2019

Happy Friday, here is some middle school news for everyone! Power of Pink – Thank you to students, parents and staff for your donations during the Student Council Power of Pink Breast Cancer charity event last week. The Council raised $487 that will be donated to the Virginia Thurston Healing Garden in Harvard, MA Parents/Guardians … read more

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Middle School News – October 24, 2019

Good Evening – a middle school news update! 10/30 – Grade 8 Parent/Student Washington, DC information night, 6pm in PAC 11/1 – End of Quarter 1 – all student work due! [All grades updated by 3pm on 11/8] Students that have 2 or more ‘F’ grades may be exempted from extra curricular activities until mid-Quarter 2. 11/1 – This … read more

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Middle School News October 17, 2019

Good evening, here’s some middle school news! Grades were updated this past Wednesday, so this is a great time to sit with your middle school child to look at grades, missing assignments, etc. October 25th will be a half day, with dismissal at 11:30a.m. A suggestion would be to talk to your child about options for them … read more

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Middle School News October 11, 2019

Good Evening! Here’s some info that might be helpful to know about Middle School ‘goings on’: Tomorrow will be our first school Spirit Day for the year, students and staff are invited to ‘Dress Down’ – casual wear, pj’s, etc. [appropriate for school, no slippers/flip flops] and bring in a boxed or canned food item for the … read more

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Middle School News October 3, 2019

Good Evening! Half-way mark for Quarter 1: School Brains Grades were updated on October 2nd, this is a great time to look thru grades with your middle school student, identify missing assignments, and celebrate results of their efforts! Parent Info Nights: Free Parent Programs – Mark Your Calendar! October 8th – Picture Day, hopefully the … read more

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Middle School News September 26, 2019

Good Evening – hold onto your hats, this is a packed email! The Dee Bus Company will be conducting Bus Evacuation drills when students arrive at school on October 2nd. There will also be a bus in the parent drop off parking lot so that those students will have a refresher on bus evacuations in … read more

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Middle School News – September 19, 2019

Good Evening! School Messenger: We’ve heard from our District Tech Department that Hotmail users may not be able to easily receive and view emails from people in the school district, including my weekly emails.  Please know that you can always view my emails on our middle school website under “News” (here’s a link   http://gdrsd.org/gdrms/news/).  However, we believe that Hotmail … read more

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Middle School News – September 12, 2019

Good Afternoon! Hope to see all of the parents/guardians tonight at Open House! You may have heard of the Big Book Pages for Peace Project, well the original students would be 24 years old this year! And, the book has come back home to Groton! Celebrate the International Day of Peace and Peacemaker Betsy Sawyer’s legacy on Saturday, September … read more

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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 … read more