Friday, October 21, 2016

Weekly Memo

MEMORIAL SCHOOL NEWS
October 21, 2016
(Memorialprincipal.blogspot.com)
Main Office 781-270-1721    Nurse 781-270-1724   Absentee Line 781-273-7649


IMPORTANT DATES
Oct 28th - Rocket Day  @ 12:30PM
Oct 28th - Halloween Party 6:30PM - 8PM ****Time change ***
Nov 1st - Kindergarten Field Trip
Nov 3rd - PTO Parent Security Meeting  in cafe 7pm-8pm ****date change***
Nov 8th - NO SCHOOL, Election Day
Nov 9th - Make up Pictures
Nov 9th - Veterans Day Assembly @ 1:15PM
Nov 11th - No school, Veterans Day
Nov 23rd - Early release, Dismissal @ 11:15am
Nov 24th & 25th - No School, Thanksgiving recess


Main Lunch Menu Choices October 24th -28th
Monday

Chicken Parm on Whole wheat Bun


Alt:Pizza
Tuesday

Taco Tuesday




Alt:Hot Dog
Wednesday

Mozzarella Cheese Sticks with dipping sauce

Alt: Grilled Cheese
Thursday

Meatball sub on whole wheat roll



Alt:Ham & Cheese Croissant
Friday

Cheese or Pepperoni individual pan pizza

Alt: Tuna fish


From the office:
STAR BUCK REWARDS:
Students will earn the reward of decorating their locker once the grade level has enough starbucks to complete a stripe on the flag in the cafe!


In the coming weeks your child may be asked to bring in optional       materials from home to decorate their locker with.


   Items they may bring in to decorate lockers:
  • Pictures from home of self, family, pets, etc.   
  • stickers
  • sports team logo
  • personal artwork


We encourage you to have fun and be creative!


Lockdown     Lockout          Evacuate      Shelter      
PTO MEETING NOVEMBER 3rd: There will be a Safety Protocol meeting on Thursday, November 3rd @7pm for Memorial and Francis Wyman families. Steve Cross will join us in a discussion about changes in our school safety protocol.







From the Nurse: Halloween safety - please remember that costumes should be comfortable, fireproof, and reflective. Eyeholes should allow unimpeded vision. All candy should be inspected for safety (no sharp points or dangerous parts). Flashlights should have new batteries. Younger children should trick or treat with an adult and only go to known neighborhoods. Parents should know where older children are going and set a return time. HAVE FUN AND BE SAFE!


From the PTO: Halloween Spooktacular Dance Party & I-SCREAM Social October 28th from 6:30 - 8 pm. Registration MUST be completed online at www.memorialschoolpto.org. Payments can be made through PayPal or by sending cash/check to school before Friday, October 21st.  Checks payable to: The Memorial PTO

Please support the BEF and join us at our…


HALLOWEEN COSTUME PARTY!!!
LIVE MUSIC BY WOLFPACK!!!
The band Wolfpack is taking the Boston area by storm with one of the most loyal followings in New England.
Wolfpack's song list is far reaching including classic rock and pop hits from the 70's, 80's, 90's and today.
Once you run with the Pack, you never go back!
Event Info: Sons of Italy, 168 Lexington St, Woburn; Saturday, October 22, 7pm-Midnight
Best Costume Contest, Raffles, Prizes, Live Music, Dancing, Cash Bar
Tickets only $20 per person online ($25 pp at the door)
Tickets can be purchased online through our secure donation website at the link below.
Don’t Delay !!! Buy Your Tickets Today !!!


ADOPT-A-CLASS 2025 FUNDRAISER
Lazer craze


Location: Laser Craze Day: Wednesday 11/9/2016 15 Presidential Way, Woburn, MA
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm **No School on 11/10/2016**
Laser Tag Sessions:
Arrive by 6:00pm session begins at 6:15pm
Arrive by 7:00pm session begins at 7:15pm
Arrive by 8:00pm session begins at 8:15p

ADOPT-A-CLASS  2027
FALL GIFT WRAP


Adopt-a-Class 2027 program (current Grade 2):  Students will earn prizes depending on the number of items they sell. They will be Selling Starts on Wednesday, October 12th. Forms are due back on Wednesday, October 26th. Paper brochure purchases will be delivered to us around the week of December 5th, more details about pickup to follow…
Online purchases are mailed directly to the purchaser... Questions? ​Contact Melissa and Josh Murphy at aac2027@bcsfds.org School / Organization Name: Adopt-a-Class 2027 Account #: 14416 Checks payable to: Adopt-a-Class 2027




ADOPT-A-CLASS 2021 INDOOR YARD SALE:      
Saturday, November 5th from 9AM-1PM
Marshall Simonds Middle School, 114 Winn Street, Burlington.


Would you like to rid your home of items that you no longer need or use anymore and make some extra $$ for yourself?  Of course you would!  Reserve your table today (5'-30" for $25) by contacting Michelle Tigges at tigges@bpsk12.org.  Space is limited and goes quickly, so contact her today!







HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR
10/22/16
3:30PM-6:00PM
SIMONDS PARK

Burlington Board of Health Flu Clinic- Saturday10/22/16
The Burlington Board of Health Flu Clinic will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 12pm to 3pm at the Memorial School, 125 Winn Street, Burlington.  No appointment is necessary.  All flu vaccines are free, but if you have health insurance please bring your information.  All children and adults are eligible for free vaccine regardless of insurance status.  Children under age 18 must be accompanied by parent/guardian.  Please note:  per CDC guidelines, no FluMist will be administered this year.  If possible, please wear a loose-fitting short sleeve shirt.  For the most current information, please call the BOH Flu Clinic Line at 781 238-5353.


FLU VACCINE FOR CHILDREN:
During September and October, the Burlington Board of Health will provide
Influenza vaccine for children ages 6 months -18 years by BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Please call 781-270-1955 to schedule an appointment





BURLINGTON’S 4TH ANNUAL
PUMPKIN PATCH
Help support the Burlington Food Pantry by purchasing a pumpkin at the 4th annual People Helping People Pumpkin Patch from October 2 through October 31. The Pumpkin Patch is located at St. Mark’s Church, 10 St. Mark’s Road in Burlington. The patch is open Monday through Friday from 12 to 6PM and on Saturdays and Sundays from 11-6PM. 100% of the profits benefits People Helping People and the Burlington Food Pantry.


The Burlington Food Pantry : Toothbrush & Toothpaste Drive.
The whole month of November the Burlington Food Pantry will be having a Toothbrush & Toothpaste Drive. Please look for collection box outside the school office. Thank you for your support!

Hungry Bowl Pet Food Drive to Benefit Local Animal Shelters
All pet food collected will be donated at the end of the month to Northeast Animal Shelter and MSPCA Nevins Farm. This community outreach program is sponsored by PSI (Pet Sitters International) and is an international effort to collect pet food for local shelters throughout the month of October.
If you would like to participate, please have your child bring any dog or cat food to the Memorial School from Monday, October 17th through Friday, October 28th. Collection barrel is located outside the main office.  

FRIENDS OF THE BURLINGTON LIBRARY


BATTY FOR BOOK SALE


All books,cds, audio and DVD and Puzzles $1.00
Children’s paperbacks 2/ $1.00
Members-Buy 2 and your 3rd book is free!

Friday, October 28-10:15 to 5:30pm
Saturday, October 29- 10:15am to 4:30pm
Sunday, October 30-Buy a Bag Day!*
1:15-3:30pm