MEMORIAL SCHOOL NEWS
December 13th, 2013
Main office: 781-270-1721 Absentee Line:781-273-7649 Nurse:781-270-1724
Dec 19th - Kindergarten field trip to the Nutcracker
Dec 20th - Last day before Winter break (full day, regular dismissal)
Dec. 23rd - Jan. 1st - No School - Winter Vacation
Jan 2nd - 1st day back from Winter Vacation
Jan 2nd - 5th grade Ice skating
MAIN ENTRÉE CHOICES (SEE LUNCH MENU FOR MORE DETAILS) Dec.16th - 20th
to everyone who participated in Wednesday night’s Winter Concert- singers, and instrumentalists for a GREAT show and to Mrs Rzaza, Miss Rohlfing, Mr Napierkowski, and Mrs. Niu for their hard work and energy in preparing the 4th and 5th graders for their performance, to the classroom teachers for their support and flexibility in scheduling rehearsal time, and to Mrs. Parry. Their hard work and dedication made for wonderful show, reminding the entire Memorial community of the true meaning of the season.
Welcome Winter Sing-a-Long
To Welcome Winter and the Holiday season, Memorial voices will fill the halls with song from Wednesday through Friday, December 18th, 19th and 20th. Sing-a-long will be held in the foyer of the school, just inside the front doors. Family and Friends are welcome to join us! If you would like to come by and join your child’s class in a holiday sing-a-long, the schedule (based on their regular music class schedule) looks like this:
Wednesday, December 18th:
Thursday, December 19th:
8:30 Burns, Rabazzi
9:15 Gonzalez, Warford
10:30 Cyr, Kippenberger
1:15 Farrell, Panagiotopoulos
Friday, December 20th:
8:30 Papadonis, Conceison
9:15 Weinberg, Olshaw
11:30 Nelson, McLaughlin
1:15 Burnham, Gearin
Please send in any box tops you have collected. Every label collected is money for our school. Box tops can be found on over 240 participating products, it’s an easy way for schools to earn cash for the things they need.
Memorial Helping Memorial Once again Memorial School is participating in the Giving Tree, if you know of a family in need of assistance during the holiday season please contact the Guidance Counselor, Danielle Flaccavento @ (781) 238-6825 or at Flaccavento@bpsk12.org .
Save the Date - Monday, December 16th from 6:30 - 7:30 PM the PTO will be handing out all orders for Spirit wear. Please make every effort to pick up your orders at this time. Thank you!
Lost and Found
The lost and found items are piling up. Please check the boxes located in the cafeteria the next time you are in. You might find that one item you didn’t even know you lost. All items will be donated to charity if not picked up by December 20th.
Coats For Kids Memorial School will be participating in the Coats For Kids
program again this year!
Now through January 11, 2014, we will be collecting winter coats for kids, moms and dads. All sizes are needed. There is a box for donations outside the main office.
4th Grade Parents
Let the 2022 Adopt - A - Class help you with your holiday chores. The Adopt-A-Class will be wrapping gifts at Lester’s Roadside BBQ on Sunday, December 15th from 2:00 -8:00 PM for a nominal fee. All proceeds will benefit the 2022 Adopt-A-Class scholarship fund. If you have any questions or would like to volunteer an hour or two, please contact Kristin Russo at email@example.com.
Burlington High School presents the madcap dark comedy, “Arsenic and Old Lace,” in the Fogelberg Performing Arts Center of BHS on Nov 22 & 23 at 7 pm and Nov 24 @ 2 pm. Tickets: $5 students/sr citizens, $10 adults. www.BurlingtonTheatre.com or 781-A-FUN-TIC.
Relay for Life Fundraiser, Wrapping and Raising Some Dough: Visit the gift wrapping booth at the Burlington Mall anytime, right up until December 24th and have your gifts wrapped. Proceeds to benefit American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Wrapping booth is located on the second floor right outside the food court. And, while you are there, if and you stop to eat at UNOs, they will donate up to 20% of your check (eat in and take out) to Relay for Life. Go to http://relay.assevents.org/site/DocServer/Relay for Life Burlington.pdf?docID=334019. to print out your coupon or bookmark it on your phone and show your server. If you forget, you can mention the “dough raiger” and they will give you a coupon. It’s a great way to spread some cheer this holiday season. For more information, contact Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org.