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Newton Centre, MA. 02459
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From the PTO

Winter Gear Donations Needed – 10/23 through 11/8

In the spirit of recycling and reusing, the Mason-Rice Social Action Committee is organizing a Winter Gear Drive! Please drop off children’s AND adult’s coats, boots, snowpants, gloves, hats, mittens and anything else that is “wintery” in the labeled box in the foyer near the PTO mailboxes from Monday, Oct.

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5th Grade Election-Day Bake Sale – 11/7

Fall is the time for a delectable, annual, M-R tradition: The 5th Grade Election-Day Bake Sale, Tuesday, 11/7. Proceeds go toward 5th Grade graduation activities (yearbook, graduation reception etc.). Love to bake? Please consider whipping up some goodies for us to sell. Drop-off details and sign up HERE ! And

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Green Team After School Club Looking for Adult Assistants

The Mason-Rice Green Team is launching a monthly after-school club for 3-5 graders focused on leading green actions at school, in the community, and at home. The Green Team club will meet one Tuesday afternoon per month, starting in December or January. The number of spots we make available to

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Stay Updated on the Social Action Committee

New this year, we are launching a Facebook page and email list for people who want to stay updated on the community service initiatives at Mason-Rice (e.g. Gift of Giving, Cradles to Crayons, and Newton Serves, etc). There is no obligation to come to any meetings – it’s just a

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Mason-Rice Book Fair coming soon!! – 10/25-10/27

We can’t run the Book Fair without YOU! There are so many different ways to volunteer during the Annual M-R Book Fair (and it’s fun too!) Please sign up to volunteer: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d4ca5af2e5-masonrice1 Wednesday, October 25 through Friday, October 27, in The Centre, we need help during school hours, after school and at the PJ Party on Thursday

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MR Book Fair

MR Book Fair is coming soon!The Book Fair Is Coming in October! Mark your calendars NOW for the annual Mason-Rice Book Fair on October 25th, 26th and 27th, (Wednesday, Thursday & Friday) in The Centre! The Book Fair is a PTO-sponsored fundraiser but more importantly it is a way for

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Oct 2 Walk to School week!

October 2 – 6 is Newton’s Walk/Bike/Bus to school week! See how many days your child can walk, bike, scoot, or take the bus to school this week! Free giveaways and cider at main entrance on Friday! If you usually drive to school, and walking the whole distance seems to

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Volunteers Needed –  Late Arrivals

We are looking for five parents willing to spend one morning (every other week) from 8:30-8:45 am helping with late arrivals.   Responsibilities include sitting inside the school and writing names for kids arriving at school after the bell and submitting the final sheet to the main office at 8:45 am. 

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