WELCOME TO THE GLOVER SCHOOL
Mary Devlin, Principal
Weekly Parent and Staff Updates
Week of April 7, 2014
When I was a boy and I could see scary things in the news, my mother would say, “Look for the helpers. You always find people who are helping.”
Fred Rogers, a.k.a. Mr. Rogers
Running with Resilience: Attached is April's educational piece, Running with Resilience that highlights the resilience shown by the Boston community in response to the Marathon Bombings last year.~ (Just click onto the above~Running with Resilience hyperlink and it will download.) Staff members Diane Gora and Eric Fargo, and Marblehead
runners and families were at the marathon last year. This short article highlights how strangers reached out to one another, and small vignettes about a hero, a survivor, and a volunteer.
Earthview is in the Reporter!~
We'll always remember that it was pajama day!~ :)~ Thank you Mindy Murphy, Enrichment Committee, for coordinating this activity.
Jump Rope for Heart: The children will be jump roping from 11:45 to 12:50 each day with Mr. Fargo in the gym. Five students per class can sign up to jump with Mr. Fargo in the gym.
March Madness: Last week, I forgot to celebrate the March Readathon grand total of 148,133 minutes of reading. Please give our compliments to your readers at home for surpassing the challenge of 100,000 minutes!
Happy Birthday to:
Kindergarten Registration and Screening: If you know of a family whose Kindergarten aged child still has to register, please have them call Marblehead central registration at 1-781-639-3190 ext. 26 to speak to Tracey Corbett.
Monday, April 28 – Thursday, May 1 – Kindergarten Screening
Monday, April 28 – Ray Gouley, 9:15 am
Tuesday, April 29 – PTO meeting, Staff Luncheon Committee, Rm. 111, 8:20 am
Tuesday, April 29 – Community Meeting, MHS Sports, 8:30 am
Tuesday, April 29 – Kindergarten to Berklee Performance Center
Tuesday, April 29 – Ray Gouley, 9:15 am
Wednesday, April 30 – Grade 2 Biography Immersion Day (start in Library 8:30 am)
Wednesday, April 30 – Park & Rec (gym), 2:30 pm
Thursday, May 1 – Grade 2 Culture Studies, 1:40 pm
Friday, May 2 – Doben Friendly Friday, 8:05 am
Monday, May 5 – Friday, May 9 – Screen Free Week Activities
Wednesday, June 25 - Last Day of School--Early Release, 12:00 pm
Submitted by Mary Devlin, Glover Principal