149 Pleasant Street
Newton Centre, MA. 02459
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Volunteer Opportunities

5th grade parent volunteers needed for Friday January 31st

Please join us in your child’s 5th grade classroom to help with student activities for the Physical Disabilities unit, developed by Understanding Our Differences, on Friday 1/31. The unit runs from 10:15am to 12:15pm, but the parent run activities will go from 10:40 to 11:45am, so no need to be

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5th grade Understanding Our Differences

Please join us in your child’s class on Friday, 1/31, 10:15am-12:15pm (Physical disabilities – Ima Jonsdottir Oskar’s mother will coordinate), and Friday, 3/6, 10:15am 12:15pm (Autism – Rob Swint Kendall’s father will coordinate), to help present two units of Understanding Our Differences. How do you teach elementary school children to

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THANK YOU ! volunteers 4th grade Understanding Our Differences

On 12/11, the Chronic medical conditions of the UOD program was presented to the 4th grade. Students learned about Allergic conditions, Diabetes and how to be good friends to person with the conditions. They were enthusiastic to meet with our speaker Pam Fernandes who shared her own personal story and

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Kindergarten parents: last chance to see storyteller Kemp Harris on Nov 12! Three observers will be selected randomly from all those who sign up. Sign up closes October 29th. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080E44AEAD2AA3FB6-volunteer

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Calling All Mason-Rice Book Fair Volunteers

We need YOU to make the Mason-Rice Book Fair a Success! Mark your calendars now – the Book Fair is arriving SOON!!! NOVEMBER 3rd, 4th, & 5th (Sunday – Tuesday.) Volunteering and buying books are the two most important ways to participate in this event.  Here is the link to find

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THANK YOU to our Summer Garden Volunteers!

A HUGE thank you to the following families who kept our garden so watered, weeded and happy over the summer! You all did a fantastic job! Classes from all grades are now enjoying the fruits of your labors and writing about or sketching the wonders that they see. Without you

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CAP Child Assault Prevention Program seeks parent volunteers

Are you someone that believes that all children have the right to be “Safe, Strong and Free?” Join our dynamic team of trained CAP volunteer prevention specialists committed to teaching children in the Newton elementary schools the skills that they need to stay safe if faced with situations involving verbal,

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Late Arrivals Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to help check-in students on school mornings between 8:25 and approximately 8:45 am each day. Volunteers sit at a desk near the Principal’s office and write down the names of students who arrive after 8:30 am. Usually, everyone has arrived by about 8:45 am. The purpose of

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Garden Volunteers Still Needed for Last 2 Weeks of Summer

Thanks to the families who have signed up to take care of our garden this summer. We still need 4 families to volunteer for the last 2 weeks. These weeks are when the garden is in its glory! Veggies will be ripe and herbs and flowers will be plentiful. Garden

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