Picture Day: Pictures of our students will take place tomorrow. All students will have their pictures taken and will be a part of the class picture.
Octoberfest: This fundraising event is 10 days away…October 13. A separate email will be sent with some information but here is some additional information:
Basket Raffle Tickets: Presale for raffle tickets has started. You should have received information last week through your child’s backpack. There are many different baskets including the following: New England Tailgating, Spa Day, Harry Potter, Lego, and many others. Information about presale tickets is attached below.
Golden Band: The student who sells the most presale tickets will receive the golden band. What’s that? See the attachment below for the information.
Cake/Bake Walk: This popular game is back for Octoberfest. But, donations are needed. Baked goods (home-made or store bought) are needed for prizes. Please see the attachment below with more information.
Mystery Bags: Don’t forget to send your Mystery Bag back to school so it can be sold on the day of Octoberfest.
Grade 2 Family Book Club: Mrs. Greene and Mrs. Sanchez is having a family book club for second graders on October 18, 2018, from dismissal to 3:30. The book choices to read together are Alvin Ho, Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things or Lola Levine is Not Mean. Click here to sign up for this event.
PTO/Arts Alive Play: The play has been announced. This year’ performance will be The Jungle Book. Registration is now open for students in grades 1-3. You can register here (and payment would be sent to the school by check made payable to Sowams PTO). Much more information is attached below.
Other Bits of Information
Emergency Information: There are times when we have emergency situations where school may be cancelled, delayed, or dismissed early. Below is a letter from the Superintendent of Schools informing you of the procedures we use in various emergency situations. Please read through this letter so you are familiar with what we do in the Barrington Public Schools.
Community Notices: Barrington Public Schools has a section on the website for community notices. All community notices can be found here.