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Anti Idling Yard Sign Contest – Newton wide

Students can create and submit a design for a yard sign that stresses the importance of anti-idling around school. The focus should be on reducing pollution and making a healthier environment around the school by encouraging parents and caregivers to turn off vehicle engines when waiting. Signs may be hand

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5th Annual Mason-Rice Family Bingo Night – 3/8/19

MASON-RICE 5th ANNUAL FAMILY BINGO NIGHT – 3/8/19 Join us for Family Bingo Night from 6:00-7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 8! FREE Bingo cards and prizes for EVERYONE! Pizza, beverages and snacks will be available. Sign up by March 6 at www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e4eada82aa75-masonrice4. Walk-ins welcome, space permitting. Drop off your gently

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Cradles to Crayons – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who donated items to our Cradles to Crayons clothing drive! 48 bags of donations were delivered to the Giving Factory! 30 Mason-Rice parents and kids sorted clothing and put together outfits for kids in need on Saturday, February 9. Our work in sizing helped 117 kids

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Musical Mornings

Musical Mornings Great opportunity next Tuesday for K-2 musicians! Musical Mornings occur as part of the Principal C.A.R.E.S. Assemblies, and students get the chance to perform in front of their peers and teachers. Currently, there are three openings for musical performances during next week’s Assembly. All remaining spots for the

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Save the Date – 5th Annual Family Bingo Night 3/8

Save the date for our 5th Annual Mason-Rice Family Bingo Night on Friday, March 8! It will be held in the Centre from 6:00-7:30pm. Pizza and drinks will be available. A sign-up will follow in a few weeks! If you have any questions, please contact Marci Shyavitz at mshyavitz@yahoo.com.

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Annual Speaker Event – Save the Date!

Please Save the Date for this year’s annual Speaker event, which will take place in the Centre on March 13th at 7 pm. We are lucky to be able to hear from Carla Naumberg, PhD, LICSW, a wonderful parent coach, writer and speaker. She is the author of three parenting

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Mason Rice Heart Week Feb 11 to 15

February is American Heart Month. Children will be encouraged to decorate a heart and write something they do to stay healthy, such as walked to school, ate a healthy breakfast, tried a new vegetable, played basketball, danced with friends, ice skated, etc… Our teachers will distribute hearts in the week

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CAS – Wingmasters

FIFTH GRADERS VISIT WITH WINGMASTERS. On the heels of last month’s owl pellet dissection activities, The Creative Arts and Sciences Committee brought the “World of Owls” presentation to the fifth graders last week. Everyone enjoyed meeting and learning about real live owls. The presentation provided a wealth of fact and

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Support Mason-Rice when you buy from STOP&SHOP or PeaPod

Stop&Shop A+ School Rewards program! Mason-Rice benefits anytime you purchase from the store or receive PeaPod delivery to your home. To join the program, register your Stop&Shop membership card online at https://stopandshop.com/sign-up/ and choose Mason-Rice as your school. Everytime you use your membership card to purchase from Stop&Shop or Peapod

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