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Newton Centre, MA. 02459
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From the Principal

From the Principal – 10/13/17

Dear Families, It was a terrific way to begin our week of school by having our entire school participate in our Jordan Bennett Weiss Walk for Health on Tuesday, October 10.  The weather was gorgeous and the students’ genuine enthusiasm for taking part in this worthy cause was remarkable.  Having

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From The Principal – 10/06/17

Dear Families, It’s hard to believe that we are completing our fifth week of school already! Traveling through our classrooms to join your children as they enthusiastically engage in a range of learning experiences has provided me meaningful opportunities to make even stronger connections with them. This Thursday, October 5,

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From the Principal – 09.08.17

Dear Mason-Rice Families, Congratulations to everyone for a wonderful first week of school!  It’s been great to connect and reconnect with so many of you and your children over this past week.  One of the highlights of the week for me has been the opportunity to visit all classrooms and

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Principal’s Letter – 04/07/17

Dear Mason-Rice Families: The Fifth Grade held their annual Talent Show last week.  I was amazed, not just at the multifaceted talent, but at the poise and confidence our students had.  Whether they were announcing, telling jokes, doing skits, playing instruments, singing, dancing, lip syncing, doing magic, aerial fabrics or

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Principal Letter — 03/27/17

Dear Mason-Rice Families: Congratulations to Kim Shames and her husband on the birth of their daughter, Eleanor Willow Shames 7 lbs, 1 oz , 20 in. She was born on March 17.  They are all doing great! With MCAS right around the corner, I have been asked what is the best

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Principal Letter – 03/04/17

Dear Mason-Rice Families: Congratulations to Tracy Murray (Grade 1) and her family on the birth of their new daughter, Norah Reine Murray, on February 19th @ 7:47am, weighing 7 lbs. 3.5 oz., 21 inches long. Conferences will begin next week. Please note that Thursday, March 9, is an additional early release day for conferences. The Department

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