Friday, May 6, 2016

Weekly Memo

MEMORIAL SCHOOL NEWS
May 6th, 2016
(Memorialprincipal.blogspot.com)
Main Office 781-270-1721    Nurse 781-270-1724   Absentee Line 781-273-7649
IMPORTANT DATES
May:
8th - Mother’s Day
9th- Fifth Grade vs Teachers Volleyball Game at 10:00am
10th - 12th - PARCC makeup if needed
11th- Spring Music Concert  for 4th & 5th grade at 7:00pm
13th - 3rd grade field trip, Reservoir, (Keating/Cyr)
14th- Middlesex Math Madness Tournament at Memorial
16-17th - MCAS science grade 5 starting  9:20am
20th - 3rd grade field trip, Reservoir,  (Ferullo/Kippenberger)
21st - Pancake Breakfast/Art Show at 8am
23rd - 5th grade Orientation @ MSMS 10am for kids, 7pm for Parents
25th - 2nd Grade Memorial Day Concert at 10am
27th - 1st grade field trip
30th - Memorial Day, no School


June:
1st - Incoming K Open House at 1:15pm
3rd - 4th Grade field trip, State House
8th - 3rd Grade Concert
9th - Field Day
10th - 2nd Grade Field trip, Ipswich River
13th - 17th - School Spirit Week
13th - Field Day Rain Date
14th - 5th grade field trip, Cedardale
15th - PTO Family Picnic
16th - PTO Family Picnic Rain Date
19th - Father’s Day
20th - Last day of school (½ day)



Week of May 9th - 13th

Monday
Popcorn Chicken

Tuesday
Ultimate Nachos
Wednesday
Pasta
Thursday
Hamburger or Cheeseburger
Friday
Pizza



From the office:
Moving?  Parents of children who are moving, and leaving Memorial School, should notify the office as soon as their plans are finalized.  This will ensure that appropriate arrangements are made for the transferring of school records, and allow for registration and placement in their new school.  Thank you.


From the Music Department:  The music department at Memorial presents, “A Night at the Symphony” on: Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.  Call Time:  Please make sure that your child arrives to the school no later than 6:40 p.m. Band students will report to the music room, string students will report to the lesson room, and chorus students who do not play an instrument will report to the Art Room at 6:50pm.


Spring Art Show and Pancake Breakfast: on Saturday, May 21st from 8:00-10:00 a.m.! Mrs. York is busy decking the main hall with our children’s amazing artwork. Come and take it all in then enjoy breakfast in the cafe with Memorial friends, new and old. The whole family is welcome!   Volunteers are needed to help cook and serve.  Please consider giving 30 minutes of your time.  You can register online: memorialpto.burlington@gmail.com




Happenings Around Town:
From the Board of Health:  The Burlington Board of Health will be hosting their second annual Burlington Community Health Fair on Saturday, May 7 from 10 am- 1 pm at the Burlington High School Gymnasium.  The Health Fair is sponsored by Lahey Hospital and Medical Center and will provide an excellent opportunity for residents to discover the health and wellness services available in their community.
The health fair will include over 30 exhibitors covering a wide range of health and wellness services for people of all ages. There will be educational information, health screenings, fitness demonstrations, chair massages, and other wellness services.  Educational information will be provided on nutrition, food safety, gardening, fire safety, poison prevention, and other social services.  Health screenings will include blood pressure, body mass index, facial sun damage, digital spinal screenings, and balance assessment.  Fitness and group exercise and cooking demonstrations will be conducted.  All screenings and services are provided free.   
In addition to the above, all guests will receive 25 chances to win more than 15 different free raffle items including gift baskets, gift cards, one month of free yoga classes, a summer Fit Club membership, and many more.