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    Posted by Jillian Aldrich on 1/26/2018

    Fleming Flyer 1/26/18

    Photos, news, school closings and more ... follow the Essex Westford School District on social media!

    Facebook: www.facebook.com/essexwestford

    Twitter: @EssexWestford

    Fleming PTO: https://www.facebook.com/flemingPTO/

     

    Upcoming Dates:

    • January 31st: Winter Instrumental Concert 7-8pm
    • February 9th: Student Council meeting at 7:45 am
    • February 9th: Dance Off-1:30 PM
    • February 21st: PTO Meeting (SCHEDULE CHANGE)
    • February 26-March 2nd-February Break
    • March 23rd-Parent Teacher Conferences-NO School



    Winter Concert Bake Sale!

    The PTO is looking for volunteers to sign up to bring a bake sale item to the concert. Follow the link below to view items they are looking for:

    https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/10c0948adaf22a0f94-winter1


    Instrumental Concert News

    Please Join us Wednesday, January 31st for our Winter Instrumental Concert at 7 pm, in the gym. Our students have been preparing for this first concert since September.

    Fleming Skating at the Rink

    A Huge thank you to all the parents that attended and helped with the skating trip at the high school! The kids had such a great time!

    PBIS Soaring Staff Members:

    As part of bringing PBIS into our school, each week we are recognizing soaring staff members for their hard work, in the education of our students. This also allows students to get to know staff members, and strengthens school relationships. We welcome Parents in joining us in celebrating their hard work and dedication to our students. !

    This week, we recognized Sally Madeira our school Librarian and Elizabeth (Liz) Siracusa one of our 4th Grade teachers. Huge Thank you for all that you two do!

    KNITTING CLUB RETURNS  FEBRUARY 1st

      Knitting Club is an after school opportunity for students and adults to learn a new skills and   enjoy each other’s company.  We welcome students and adults who want to learn to knit and need adults who know how to knit and can assist beginners. Students are asked to come to the first meeting with knitting needles (size 7 or 8 needles are easy for beginning knitters to handle).  We have plenty of yarn for students to choose from for their project.  We will meet Thursdays from 3pm to 4pm on February 1st,8th, 15th and 22nd. Please ask your child to sign up at the health office.  If you can be a knitting mentor, or would like to join the group to learn to knit, please    call Ms. Ready at 857-7276.

    Looking for Volunteers!!! Please Join Ms. Aldrich to make this program a possibility!

    We are still looking for a couple of more volunteers, many hands equals less work!

    You do not have to be a runner to be a coach and you do not need to be able to attend every practice.  Any adult who enjoys being with students can be great coach and support the goals of the program.  If you are interested, please contact Kathleen Ready in the Fleming Health Office (857-7672). You may go to the Girls on the Run website for information and contact their staff directly. http://gotrvt.org/becoming-a-coach/

     

    Thanks for considering becoming a coach, it’s really fun! We do not want to turn girls away from joining, but we can only take 15 girls with two coaches.

     

    Parent Teacher Conferences in March

    This year the EWSD Calendar includes a date for a second parent teacher conference on Friday, March 23rd. Second trimester report cards will be sent home on Friday, March 16th The conferences will focus on student growth since the last conference in October. Information about scheduling conference times will be sent home next month.

    Bullying and Harassment Protocol

     

    We are committed to providing all of our students and staff with a safe and supportive school environment in which all members of the school community are treated with respect. It is the policy of EWSD to prohibit the unlawful harassment, hazing and bullying of students. Fleming School/EWSD shall address all complaints of harassment, hazing and bullying and shall take appropriate action.

    The following employees of Thomas Fleming School have been designated to receive complaints of bullying, hazing, and/or harassment:

     

    Fleming School Mission Statement:

    Provide an education which challenges, nurtures, and supports each learner as a whole person, and offers them broad opportunities to engage in learning in a creative, safe, healthy, and equitable learning community.



    Please Note: In effort to be more Green this year, we are going to distribute the Fleming Flyer solely by Email and on our our website (EWSD.org/fle). We understand that this method may not work for everyone. .. it would be better for your family to continue to receive a paper copy, please contact the office, and we would gladly do this for you.

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