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FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER

Hi!

Can you believe its February already and by the way, Happy Ground Hogs Day! I heard Punxsutawney Phil predicts 6 more weeks of winter. Oh well, that’s not such a surprise!!

Here is the list of calendar events for MCS:

8th Geskus Photography is at MCS for Sports pictures- Kids bring your uniforms!!

8, 9 & 10th Men’s Club Tournament – at the town hall (Games and Schedules –TBD)

13th School & Town Budget Hearings - 6pm at the town hall

Reschedule date of Feb. 15th (if needed)

26---March 2nd No School Winter Recess

Don’t miss out on what we’ve been doing here between email blasts by visiting our web site; http://www.monroeschool77.com , our Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Monroe-Consolidated-School/1439451016289384?fref=ts.

Know of someone who would like to be added to our email blast list? Ask them to send me a note at slang@monroeschool77.com

Sandy

Sandra Lang, Executive Secretary

Monroe School District - SAU 77

Monroe Consolidated School

PO Box 130, 77 Woodsville Rd.

Monroe, NH 03771

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Newsletter

Happy New Year!

Today we have perfect weather to get out on the slopes for our six weeks, (6 ski days) of the Ski program with Bretton Woods. We appreciate all the work that goes into this program and want to thank all the staff, parents and community members who are involved!

Here is your calendar for the month:

January

10th Early Release - Staff in-service in the afternoon

15th School closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Our basketball programs; PK & K (skills), Grades 1&2, Grades 3, 4 co-ed & 5th grade Girls, 5 & 6 grade Boys, 6-8 Girls and 7/8 Boys teams are going strong with practices and games. Please see the monthly schedule of games on the schools web page, www.monroeschool77.com Cheerleading is in full swing for our PK-2 students so come out and support your local kids!

Our afterschool programs include 2 after school sessions of homework tutorial for grade 3-8 students each week and we have just begun our second session of Spanish classes for K-8 students.

Check us out on our School Web and Facebook pages; http//www.monroeschool77.com, our Facebook page, https//www.facebook.com/pages/Monroe-Consolidated School/1439451016289384?fref-ts

If you know of someone who would like to be sent these monthly email blast, please have them contact me at slang@monroeschool77.com

Enjoy this mini January thaw!!

Sandy

Sandra Lang, Executive Secretary

Monroe School District - SAU 77

Monroe Consolidated School

PO Box 130, 77 Woodsville Rd.

Monroe, NH 03771

December Newsletter

Greetings!

We hope you enjoyed our Veteran’s Day program and that you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Many of us have turned our thoughts to the Holiday Season coming right up! During this busy time of the year we hope you will take time to reflect on the “little” things that mean so much to us.

This month we have the following events:

December

8th 1st trimester ROL’s (report of learning) go home to parents

14th MCS Annual Winter Program at the town hall at 6 p.m.

22nd—Jan. 1st Holiday Break- No school

Jan. 2nd Ski program begins MCS students in grades 1-8 are given the opportunity to ski and snowboard at Bretton Wood for part of the school day for 6 Tuesdays.

Please check out our Basketball schedules on our school web site as games are about to begin!

Keep current with school events by checking us out at our school web site; http//www.monroeschool77.com, and our Facebook page, https//www.facebook.com/pages/Monroe-Consolidated School/1439451016289384?fref-ts

If you know of someone who wants to receive this notification each month, have them contact me!

From all of us at MCS we wish you the very best during this holiday season. Be safe and be kind to one another!

Sandy

Sandra Lang, Executive Secretary

Monroe School District - SAU 77

Monroe Consolidated School

PO Box 130, 77 Woodsville Rd.

Monroe, NH 03771

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Hi, This is your community & parent Email Blast for November!

The Annual Halloween party at the town hall was held on Tuesday, October 31st at 6:00pm! Our 8th graders did a wonderful job once again with the Haunted House. It was an enjoyable evening for our community.

Our Wellness Committee is sponsoring a Food Drive- Non-perishable items can be brought to the school between the hours of 8am and 2:30 through November 21st.

November 11th 10am—3pm - Christmas Crafts in the Country- Monroe Town Hall – Sponsored by: Monroe Fast Squad. A light lunch will be available through the efforts of our 8th graders. This is a fund raising activity for the 8th grade class trip to NYC.

Two special holidays are coming soon; Veterans Day and Thanksgiving. Please join us for our Veterans Day program at 2:15 in the school gym on Nov. 9th as we pay honor to those who have and are currently serving our country. In observance of Veterans Day there will be no school on Friday November 10th. In observance of Thanksgiving, school will be closed November 22 through the 24th. School will resume on November 27th.

On November 15th - School Picture Retake Day! We are expecting individual and Soccer pictures to arrive any day now. Geskus Studios will be here on the 15th for students who need a retake or who were either tardy or absent on the original date of 10/4.

November 21st - Grades close for the 1st trimester. ROL’s, (Report of Learning) go home on 12/8.

November 29th – The St. Johnsbury Academy Chorus will be performing for our students.

Soccer:

MCS held its Annual Aim High Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 21st. Area school teams joined our student athletes in this friendly 6—8 grade tournament. We wish to thank all who helped out at this tournament, without you this tournament would not be possible! A big thank you to our coaches, Courtney Dobart, Karen Remick, Heather Mass, Daniele Kostruba and Peter Kostruba for a great season!

Know of someone who would like to be added to our email blast list? Ask them to send me a note at slang@monroeschool77.com Please visit our school’s web page at monroeschool77.com

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at MCS!

Sandy

Take care,

Sandra Lang, Executive Secretary

Monroe School District - SAU 77

Monroe Consolidated School

PO Box 130, 77 Woodsville Rd.

Monroe, NH 03771

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October Newsletter

Happy fall everyone!

Fall has officially arrived…per the calendar! This year has been a roller coaster as far as our weather is concerned J

We have a lot to put out to you so I’ll get right to it!

October 2017:

Oct. 2nd- School Board meeting 6 p.m.

Oct. 3rd- Athletic Subcommittee meeting-4:15

Oct. 4th - Geskus Studios is here doing our class, individual and Soccer photos! Retakes for individual school pictures will be November 15th.

6th No School - Staff will have a full day of In-service

9th No School - Columbus Day observance

11th Fire Prevention Day for K-8 students at the Municipal Building - Poster contest winners will ride the fire truck into school!

11th 3:25pm- Entrance Subcommittee meeting (open to the public)

16th School Board meeting- 6:00 pm (open to the public)

17th Early Release day- dismissal at 12:30 Parent/Teacher conferences begin

21st Aim High Tournament Day (come support our Monroe Student athletes!)

30th LI Dance Team visits MCS in the am

31st 3:00 pm - Policy subcommittee (open to the public)

Note: The strategic planning subcommittee is back in motion, date and time of 1st meeting is yet to be determined.

Now that school is in session we kindly ask that you be watchful of our students who may be riding their bikes or walking in the community. Please note that MCS has a one-way entrance to the school. Enter from NH Rt. 135 and exit onto Plains Rd.

Between our blasts please check us out at our school web site; http//www.monroeschool77.com, our Facebook page, https//www.facebook.com/pages/Monroe-Consolidated School/1439451016289384?fref-ts

Do you know of someone who would like to be added to our email blast list? Ask them to send me a note at slang@monroeschool77.com so I can add them to our list!

Sandy

Sandra Lang, Executive Secretary

Monroe School District - SAU 77

Monroe Consolidated School

PO Box 130, 77 Woodsville Rd.

Monroe, NH 03771

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September Newsletter

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Hi Everyone!

Our 1st day of school has come and gone without a hitch! A big thank you to the parents for coming in the 1st day to have a light breakfast and send their student(s) off to a great start! For the month of September we have the following on our calendar:

4th School closed - Labor Day

13th Costa Rica Informational Meeting --6:30 p.m. in the School Library Grade 6-8 parents and students are invited to attend an International Travel meeting with Leah Holz. As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, it is critical for our students to become more culturally aware, explore new ideas and grown their potential. Have you ever wondered what it’s like to journey through Costa Rica and hiking to La Fortuna Waterfall? Here’s your chance to step outside the classroom and see for yourself!

19th Littleton Chevrolet Buick is sponsoring a day of Puppets in Education (PiE) presentations at MCS for grades PK-8. Puppets in Education include Kids on the Block-VT and Friend 2 Friend Programs-VT. PiE is dedicated to teaching children how to keep themselves safe and healthy and to appreciate each other’s physical and cultural differences. Using life-sized puppets, this program seeks to support parents and communities in helping children reach their full potential. Parents are invited to attend!

19th IROC 2 – Richard Guerry 7PM at the town Hall. IROC 2 is the institute for responsible online and cell-phone communication. Community members and parents are invited to attend this Public Event focused on proactive digital responsibility , online safety and technological concepts. We hope to see you there!

20th IROC 2- Presentation to our 6-8 students.

25th Early Release- students dismissed at 12:30

28th Open House for parents and community members. Walk through your child’s classroom briefly meet your child’s teacher(s). Open House is from 6-7PM

Now that school is in session we kindly ask that you be watchful of our students who may be riding their bikes or walking in the community.

Between our blasts please check us out at our school web site; http//www.monroeschool77.com, our Facebook page, https//www.facebook.com/pages/Monroe-Consolidated School/1439451016289384?fref-ts

Do you know of someone who would like to be added to our email blast list? Ask them to send me a note at slang@monroeschool77.com so I can add them to our list!

Take care,

Sandy

Sandra Lang, Executive Secretary

Monroe School District - SAU 77

Monroe Consolidated School

PO Box 130, 77 Woodsville Rd.

Monroe, NH 03771

v 603.638.2800 Ext. 10

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School Playground

· A reminder from MCS: After school and on weekends there is no supervision on the school playground or athletic fields. The School District highly recommends that children who play on school property during non-school hours be supervised by a parent or caregiver. Children, equipment and buildings all need to be kept safe and not harmed.