Thursday, April 28 – D Day

Today – Peabody Grade 8 PARCC testing

Friday – Sanborn Grades 6 & 7 PARCC testing

The ELA PARCC will be administered at Peabody TODAY.  Sanborn  is on Friday.  Students must make sure they arrive at school on time with a set of headphones and their fully charged laptops.  Any student who does not have access to headphones at home, please check in with the main office right away.  Please be sure to bring reading material to use while you are waiting for everyone to finish.

Last call for Music in the Parks permission slips. If you have not yet turned in your form please hand it in to your Band/Chorus/Orchestra teacher by TODAY.

Update on the Photo/Artwork contest for Drumlin Farm: Thanks to everyone who donated so far – we’ve raised $400! Thanks for all the photos and artwork on display. We have one more week. The final deadline to enter your photos and artwork is Wednesday, May 5th. Boxes are in the office. Put your photos and artwork in the box with $1, $3 or $5 to get one three or 5 tickets. First prize is Principal for the day, 2nd is pick a spirit day, and 3rd is a $10 gift certificate to Brines Sporting Goods. Winners will be announced May 6th. Thank you. Check for more info and how your donation helps Drumlin Farm.

Chef’s Club:  Sign ups for the last session of Chef’s Club will be taking place Tuesday thru Friday this week.  Our first meeting time will be Thursday May 5th  from 2:30-4:30 in the Sanborn FACS room.    We will meet for 4 Thursdays, May 5th, May12th, May 26th, and June 2nd. Only sign up if you can attend ALL 4 Thursdays!!  There is room for 20 students: 10 from Sanborn, 10 from Peabody. Students will be RANDOMLY picked from the list of students who sign up.

Pottery Club meets on Thursday in the Peabody  until 4:30 in Ms. Balian’s art room.  Take bus 60 at dismissal.

This is a reminder that there will be a Washington Trip Meeting on Tuesday, May 17th in the Sanborn Auditorium from 7:00 pm to 8:15 pm.  The meeting is for both parents and students to attend.  We will review details of the trip (i.e. itinerary, room assignments, bus assignments, chaperones, contact info, packing list, meals, departure and arrival, etc.).   All parents and their children are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting.  Mr. Stern Washington Trip Leader

Girls softball intramurals  will meet every Wednesday and Friday at Sanborn until 4:30 pm.  Please be sure to bring your glove. Make sure you have a ride or take the bus.