Friday, June 23, 2017

Happy Summer!

Hello Pine Glen Community,

I hope everyone has a wonderful summer.  Please take time to read every day and review math facts.  Audio books are great - especially on long car rides.  Also, reading to others or being read to are spectacular ways to read as well.

We have some teachers moving grades this summer.  Mrs. Cunha will be moving to second grade and Mrs. Sheppard will be moving to fifth grade.  Ms. Tigges will be coming back to Pine Glen as a special needs teacher.  We will have four second grade classroom sections, two third grade classroom sections, and three classroom sections at the other grade levels.

During the summer break please enjoy this time with family and friends.  I love receiving postcards from students visiting different vacation spots!

Sincerely,

Mr. Lyons

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Pine Glen Dance Party

Thank you to Ms. Fallon and Mrs. Agati for being our DJ's for the annual Pine Glen all school dance party. Students and staff greatly enjoyed dancing to the tunes.

Volleyball

5th graders competed against staff today in the annual volleyball game. Students in the other grades enjoyed watching the game.

Grade 4 Thank You

The fourth graders had a surprise for their teachers today. The students presented their teachers with a thank you presentation with slides individualized to each of the fourth grade teachers.

5th Grade Moving-Up Ceremony

The 5th graders had their Moving-Up Ceremony today. The students did a terrific job. I am so proud of all of them!

5th Grade Clapping Out

Today the whole school did a clap out for the 5th graders on their way to the Moving-Up Ceremony.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

5 Star Generals

Congratulations to all the 5 Star Generals!

Camp Bournedale

Next year's fifth grade will go to the annual Camp Bournedale overnight field trip on NOVEMBER 6-7. All information and meetings for the trip will be given in September. Please be on the lookout in the fall for Bournedale information permission slips, chaperone sign-ups, etc.

Health forms will be sent home in each student's report card folder.  These can be returned in the fall to your child's fifth grade teacher.  

If you have any questions, please email Ms. Lane at alane@bpsk12.org

BEF Star Awards: Mrs. Petelle, Ms. Trahan, Ms. Varrell, and Mr. Wittbold

Congratulations to Mrs. Petelle, Ms. Trahan, Ms. Varrell, and Mr. Wittbold for receiving Star Awards from the Burlington Education Foundation (BEF)! Thank you to the Negron Family, Kim Family and Berkeley Family for making a donation to the BEF in the names of these teachers.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Kindergarten & Water

Kindergarten is celebrating water day this week.

Monday, June 19, 2017

Congratulations Fifth Grade!

Congratulation to this year’s winners of the Fifth Grade Gutter Boat Challenge!

Today’s fastest time was 5.2 seconds!   Great job to everyone in the fifth grade!

Left to right:  Pedro DeCastro,  Alex Barnstein, Shefali Bakre, Alexis Emerson


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Note From The School Nurse

Reminder to All Third Grade Parents--Updated physicals are required by State law for students entering fourth grade. Please send a copy of your child's most recent physical to the health office.

Medications--Please stop in by Friday, June 23, 2017 to pick up any medications that you brought in for your child. After this date, the medications will be discarded. If you have any questions, please call the health office at 781-270-1713.

Dunk Tank 2017

Thank you so much to the PTO for funding a dunk tank today. The tank was part of an all school celebration for students earning a large number of "Hoot" cards. Staff award students "Hoot" cards when they see appropriately, safe, and kind (ASK) behaviors.

Thank you very much to Mrs. Petelle, Ms. Trahan, Ms. Manna, Ms. Miliano, Mr. Kip, Ms. Mills, Ms. Anderson, Mrs. Finn, Mrs. Visocchi, Ms. Merlino, Mr. Lord, Ms. Lane, Mrs. Perry, and Ms. Zanotti for joining Mr. Lyons in taking a dunk.

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