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.
Dental Screening: Screenings will take place on February 14. Parents need to accept or decline the screening. This is done by completing this form. The form needs to be filled out for each child in your family who attend Sowams School and only needs to be completed once. Click on this link Sowams School Dental Screening Form if you have not completed a form for your child(ren).If the form is not completed, Mrs. Flores will be contacting you. Questions can be sent to Mrs. Flores at email@example.com.
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. During the week of February 11, Barrington will have 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 here.
Do a Good Deed, So All Can Read: Yesterday, 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.
Town Meeting: Mrs. Hunt’s class is hosting our Town Meeting on Tuesday, February 12 at 1:55.
February Vacation: There is no school during the week of February 18, 2019.
Play Tickets: Tickets to the PTO production of The Jungle Book will go on sale starting February 13. Watch for more information about purchasing these tickets.
Extended Day: The PTO after school program will be starting soon. More information will be sent out including cost and how to register but you can see the list of classes being offered here.
Other Bits of Information
Lost and Found: There are a lot of items in our lost and found. Please take a look at it to see if anything belongs to your child. It’s located in the school’s foyer.
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: Various notices from the Barrington community may be found here.