Saturday, May 14, 2016

Weekly Memo

MEMORIAL SCHOOL NEWS
May 13th, 2016
(Memorialprincipal.blogspot.com)
Main Office 781-270-1721    Nurse 781-270-1724   Absentee Line 781-273-7649
IMPORTANT DATES
May:
14th- Middlesex Math Madness Tournament at Memorial at 9am
16-17th - MCAS science grade 5 starting  9:20am
17th - 3rd grade field trip, Reservoir, (Cyr/Keating)
20th - 3rd grade field trip, all classes
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
7th - 3rd Grade Concert @ 8:30
9th - Field Day
10th - 2nd Grade Field trip, Ipswich River
13th - 5th Grade Celebration at 6:30pm
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 16th -May 20th

Monday
Chicken Nuggets

Tuesday
Mozzarella Sticks
Wednesday
Grilled Cheese w/Chicken noodle soup
Thursday
Pancakes
Friday
Pizza


From the office:
From the Music Department:  The music department at Memorial presents, 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:
Burlington Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Girls Scouts and Venturing Crew Scouts are having their tenth annual scouting expo at Rahanis Park, Sunday May 22 from 9-noon…… Come and Join in the Fun!

Scouting age boys and girls (Grades 1-12) are invited to come and check out the scouting programs in Burlington.  Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Venturing Crew Members will demonstrate the spirit of teamwork, camaraderie, respect and responsibility that scouting is about. Join with the scouts in the “MINECRAFT Live” followed by Burlington’s largest cardboard recycling event, experience live animal demonstrations by the Burlington Science Center, build and launch your own water rocket and many other games and challenges. Leadership from all of the towns scouting units will be on hand to answer any questions about the Scouting Programs in Burlington and accept new registrations. Join us for a morning of “Fun with a Purpose” Sunday May 22 from 9:00 am to noon.
Call Chet Maguire 781-229-2235 with any questions.



Tips for Going Local without Going Crazy; how to use a local farmer’s market in shopping and preparing meals for your family” presentation and cooking demonstration at Grandview Farm (55 Center St., Burlington) on Wednesday, May 25th at 7pm. Event features Julia Shanks, local chef and cookbook author. Doors open at 6:30pm to allow you time to check out informational tables from the Burlington Community Victory Garden, Farmer Dave’s CSA, and Lahey Hospital & Medical Center. Event is FREE!