Town Meeting: The Town Meeting scheduled for Tuesday will take place on Thursday, February 14 at 1:55. Mrs. Hunt’s class is the Class of the Week.
Vacation: Vacation is next week. There is no school for the children. School will resume on February 25, 2019.
Family Book Clubs: Mrs. Greene and Mrs. Sanchez have two family book clubs coming up for kindergarten and grade 3. The kindergarten book club is March 4 and information about the book and signing up may be found here. Grade three’s book club is March 15 and information may be found here. Book clubs begin right after school and last about an hour.
Do a Good Deed, So All Can Read: Information was sent home about a project we are undertaking at Sowams School to support the Izzy Foundation at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. Information about this project can be found here. Thank you in advance for your support.
Kindergarten Registration: Do you have a child turning five years old as of September 1, 2019? Do you know someone in Barrington who has a child turning five years old as of September 1, 2019? If so, this child may be registered to enter kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year. This week, Barrington has kindergarten registration at Sowams, Primrose Hill, and Nayatt schools. Families register their child at their neighborhood school. You should bring with you your child’s original birth certificate or a passport, proof of residency, and immunization records. When you arrive, you will have paperwork to complete. More information, including the registration packet if you wish to fill out the forms before coming, may be found here.
Play Tickets: Tickets to the PTO production of The Jungle Book will go on sale starting February 14. Performances, which take place at the Barrington High School, are on Friday, March 1 at 6:30pm and Saturday, March 2 at 12:30pm. Tickets for both performances be purchased here or at the Arts Alive website which can be accessed here.
Extended Day: The PTO after school program will be starting after vacation. Registration for this program will be done through My School Anywhere. I did send out an email on Monday with all of the information so please refer to that email. You can see the list of classes being offered here.
Other Bits of Information
Box Tops Contest: It’s time to send in the Box Tops that you’ve been collecting. There is now a contest going on to see which classes can bring in the most. Information about Box Tops and the contest can be found here.
Community Notices: A Winter Music Festival is coming to Barrington. This is the Senior Project of a student at our high school. Information about the Festival can be found here. Other notices from the Barrington community may be found here.