PTO Meeting: Monday, May 7, 2018, the Sowams PTO will be holding their monthly meeting. The topic to be discussed is school safety. Superintendent Michael Messore will be joined by Barrington Police Officer Kevin Igoe and School Resource Officer Joshua Melo to lead this important discussion. The meeting will begin at 7:00pm in the school's cafeteria. The PTO does provide child care during meetings.
Hearing Screening: Hearing screenings for all students is this Thursday.
Volunteer Breakfast: All district volunteers are invited to a district-wide thank you breakfast on May 9 at 9:00 am in the Town Council Chambers. If you are a volunteer and would like to attend, please click here to register.
Background Checks: All volunteers in the schools need to have updated background checks on file with the district. The policy of the district is every two years a volunteer must have an updated background check. There are several drop in times that you can come to our school to have this done. We have two upcoming dates: Monday, May 7 from 6:30pm-7:00pm and Friday, May 16 from 8:30am-9:30am. On the attached form, there are other drop ins scheduled at other schools. Please bring with you your driver’s license and a check (no cash) made payable to BCI for $5.00.
Sowams Night at the Pawtucket Red Sox: The PTO is sponsoring a Sowams family night at the Paw Sox on June 9. It is Star Wars night at the stadium along with post-game fireworks. Tickets cost $8.00 per person. Attached below (and being sent home today) is information about the game including the order form for tickets. Please send the order form along with a check made payable to the Sowams PTO back to school in an envelope.
Physical Education and Health Week: Next week, we will be celebrating PE/Health Week at Sowams. Each day has an activity for the students including Project ACES (All Children Exercise Simultaneously), sports hat/t-shirt day, and other activities. Please see the attached information below for the full schedule.
Walk to School Day: Each year, Sowams participates in a walk to school day during our celebration of Earth Week. Earth Week will be celebrated at Sowams the week of May 14. One of the events is a walk to school day. This will take place on Tuesday, May 15. We have different stops created where you can meet our faculty and staff and walk to school with them. The different locations to meet and the time to be at each location is attached below.
Sowams Sings: Our annual school-wide concert is scheduled for June 5 at 10:30 in the morning. More information to follow.
Community Notices: Information from local Barrington organizations can be found here.