Snow Storm – School Closed!

There is no school on Tuesday, March 14th, due to the expected heavy snowfall.  Stay safe and warm!

March updates

The Student Art Show is on display at Main Street Arts through April 21st. We had many families attend the Opening Reception on March 9th.

Our fourth graders are participating in the Kurn Hattin Choral Invitational on Wednesday, March 15. The program begins at 7 PM. This is a wonderful opportunity for this talented class of students.

Jump Rope for Heart day is Thursday, March 16. Thank you for all of the support!

Save the Dates

School Vacation February 20 – 24

March 9 Opening Exhibition 5-6 PM   SRES Student Art Show at Main Street Arts.  Every student will have a piece of work on display until April 21st.  Refreshments sold to support the grade 4 trip to Boston.

April 6 Spring Concert 6:30 @ BFUHS Auditorium

With school closed due to snow on Monday, Feb. 13th, the last student day is now Friday, June 16th.

No School Thursday, Feb. 9

Last student day as of now ~ Thursday, June 15th.
Enjoy the snow! Day 99 of the school year tomorrow.

No School Tuesday, Jan. 24

School is closed due to the incoming storm. Be safe!

Two Hour Delay Jan. 18

Students should arrive between 10 and 10:18 to be ON TIME to school. Please no early arrivals. No Kindergarten ice skating today due to the delay.

Act 46 Informational meetings

Notice to Voters

The WNESU Act 46 School Consolidation Committee is holding a series of informational meetings regarding the proposed consolidation of the Town School Districts of Athens, Grafton, Rockingham, and Westminster into a single, unified school district.

Please plan to attend one of these meetings so that you can make an informed vote on Town Meeting Day, March 7, 2017.

-Meeting schedule-

Athens- 7:00 pm, Wednesday, January 11, at the Athens Town Offices

Rockingham- 7:00 pm, Tuesday, January 17, at the Bellows Falls Middle School

Westminster- 7:00 pm, Wednesday, January 18, at the Westminster Center School

Grafton- 7:00 pm, Thursday, January 26, at the Grafton Elementary School

Superintendent of Schools, Christopher Kibbe (802)-463-9958.

No Walk to School in January

Because we are busy with Winter Sports for K on Wednesdays, there will be no Walk to School in January.

Thank you!

Happy New Year 2017!

First day back to school is Tuesday, Jan. 3. It is Winter Sports day #1 for students in grades 1-4. We will start with Indoor Recess on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Regular classes take place until 11:20 on Tuesdays.
Swimmers should bring a bathing suit and two towels in a plastic bag. Please wear clothes that make it easy to change.
Skiers need waterproof and warm pants, jackets, and gloves. Ski socks are long, warm, and not too thick.
Buses will return to school for 3 PM dismissal. Thank you to everyone who has indicated that your child will remain at Okemo.
Wednesday is the first ice skating morning for our Kindergarten children. Please be sure to come ready to be at the rink. Send skates and helmet if you have indicated that you have them. Ice skaters also need long socks. Darn Tough makes great ones.

Erin Kennelly will be at the office front desk this week.

Looking forward to a great January!

White Elephant Sale coming up!

The PTO sponsored White Elephant Sale will be Friday, Dec. 16. It will take place in the Art room.

Contributions of wrapping paper, gift bags of all sizes, tape, and gently used gift items for all ages (especially for dads) are appreciated.

We need volunteers to help students with wrapping. The time blocks are 9:20 – 11:00 in the morning, and 12:30 – 2:10 in the afternoon. Bringing your own scissors is helpful. It is always a lot of fun for everyone!