Columbus Announces Conduct and WOW Awards For Month of February

 Each month the teachers at Columbus Elementary School choose one child in their classroom to win the Conduct and Citizenship Award. The child chosen has given their best effort each day to be Responsible, Respectful, and Safe. Here are some examples of what the student needs to accomplish to meet the award criteria: Obey the…

Columbus 5th Graders Brighten NY Student’s Day

From the desk of Principal Kathy Kay… As an extension of The Great Kindness Challenge that the Columbus participated in a few weeks ago, Mr. Plati’s 5th grade students created a 15 foot poster to help brighten the life of a nine year old New York girl who is very ill.  Sophie’s mother would like…

Brooks Elementary Celebrates 100th Day Of School With 100 Can Food Drive

(From: Tamar Siegel, Helping Hands Committee) Friday, February 2nd, the Brooks Elementary School and its Helping Hands Committee hosted a 100 days = 100 cans Food Drive. Each classroom was asked to bring in 100 non-perishable food items for food pantries within the city. All 30 classrooms participated and they collected over 100 bags of grocery and personal…

Wax Museum By Roberts 3rd Graders

     Last week, students from Miss Randazzo’s 3rd grade class at Roberts Elementary School, welcomed visitors to their “Massachusetts Wax Museum.”  Students shared their biography research projects that they published using Google Slides.  In addition, they dressed as the famous person from Massachusetts who they had done their research on. There was a paper button…

Weekly Reminders February 16th – 23rd

As you are aware, Monday/19th is President’s Day and the remainder of the week is February Break.  Don’t forget there is Public Skating at LoConte Rink, Free Swims at the MHS Pool and there is a Vacation Camp being held at MHS!  (all information on these items can be found on the MPS Blog) 16…

Columbus Celebrates Chinese New Year!

                                     Mrs. Power’s Class at the Columbus Elementary School hosted a Dragon Parade for Chinese New Year and the Dong Family attended in their traditional clothing for the celebration.                   …

Roberts Hosts Annual Run To Cure NF

              Today, the Roberts Elementary School hosted the Annual Run to Cure NF ( Neurofibromatosis ).   NF is a genetic neurological disorder that can affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves and skin. Tumors, or neurofibromas, grow along the body’s nerves or on or underneath the skin. The school always supports student…