Preschool and Kindergarten has been canceled until after February vacation to allow time for us to prepare new spaces.
Powdermill road construction begins 1-28-19. Notice for Bus # 1 was sent home via email and posted in News section of GMS website.
Friday, 1/11/19 - we will have an early release (11:45 am) as planned. After a brief evacuation, students are returning to Green Meadow building. All is well.
Parents are welcome to join us tonight 1-8-19 for our monthly School Council Meeting at 5:15pm (GMS office) and PTO Meeting at 7pm (GMS Cafe)!
The PTO is looking for volunteers for the Holiday Shop, Nov. 26-29. Volunteers must have a CORI on file in the office by 11/16. Sign up to help at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080b4aadaa2da20-calling4
Our PTO meets tonight (10/9/18) at 7:00pm in the cafe, and School Council meets at 5:15pm in the office conference room. The School Council agenda will include an overview of council responsibilities and the June survey results. Both meetings are open to all parents/guardians.
Kindergarteners attended a grade level meeting today with Ms. Rutherford, GM Counselor. She reviewed schoolwide behavioral expectations and invited them to make posters illustrating 'Kind, Safe, Learners' at school. Displaying posters is part of our PBIS initiative.
Our second graders just enjoyed a presentation on fire safety thanks to the Maynard Fire Department. We are grateful for the firefighters who will be providing lessons to all our preK-3 students this week!
Superintendent Gerardi shared the results of our facility test on the district website: https://www.maynard.k12.ma.us/article/63007
Officer Trista came by today to help us with an ALICE Safety Drill. For 8 minutes, we practiced how to 'Stay Put'- halls were cleared, doors locked, and everyone stayed in a room until the 'all clear' signal was given. At GMS we practice many types of drills to enhance safety.
Interested in volunteering for the GMS Library? Fill out a CORI (available in school office- bring an ID) and visit the PTO site for more details: https://gmpto.ptboard.com/home
SEPAC, the Maynard Special Education Parent Advisory Council, will host a Parent Information Social on Tuesday, 10/2 at 7 pm in the Fowler School Library. Please RSVP to Karen Heath at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 978-394-6183. Free and open to the public.
Students can receive free, or reduced price, school lunches if your family's income qualifies. To see the guidelines and apply on line visit: https://www.schoollunchapp.com/
Our new website has an App that allows you to access the site and opt in to push notifications- look for the tiger paw: https://itunes.apple.com/app/maynard-public-schools-ma/id1400831913?mt=8 Android- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.apptegy.maynard
All Green Meadow Parents are invited to attend the first PTO meeting of the year tonight, 9/11/18, in the school cafeteria from 7-8:15pm. Come learn about the many enrichment and family activities hosted by this wonderful group of volunteers!
The 2nd Annual PTO Mom Softball Game will be held on Saturday, Ocotober 13th at 3:30pm at the Keenan Field. ($15 to play; Fans watch for free). More players are needed, to join in the fun conatct Erin VanDeBogert at Evi97@aol.com for more details. No experience necessary!
Back to School Picnic at 6pm on Friday, September 7th. All Green Meadow Families are invited to bring a blanket & picnic to Crowe Park (pizza will also be on sale). Thank you to our PTO for hosting this event!
This Tuesday, August 28th, from 2:00pm-2:30pm all families of grade K-3 students are invited to a "Meet & Greet". Drop by GMS to visit classrooms, meet teachers, and say hello to friends!