From the Principal
From the PTO Presidents
- John Gaines and McKenzie Howath, our co-Treasurers
- Sarah Housman, Secretary
- Maureen Oates & Danielle Boudreau, our co-Vice Presidents, Communication
- Sharon Topper, our Vice President, Classroom, Teacher & School Support
- Jenny Evans, our Vice President, Community Events & Outreach
- Yasmeen Kazimi, our Vice President, Fundraising and for coordinating our online shopping initiatives including Minted, Tea Collection and Amazon Affiliates.
- Sarah Housman & Sara Orenstein, our co-VP, Volunteer Management & Community Engagement
- Rebecca Diamondstein, our buddy family liaison for new families entering MR after Kindergarten.
- Amy Cobaugh and Jay Wood for organizing the Musical Mornings at the Star Assemblies.
- Inna Adler & Sylvia Eng for running the school supply program.
Danielle Boudreau, Liz Bouvier, & Sara Orenstein for being this year’s Kindergarten liaisons.
- Shawn Fitzgibbons for organizing the Late Arrivals and the following parent volunteers who greet students with a smile: Liz Bouvier, Jill Coppedge, Rebecca Diamondstein, Katie Gaines, Kim Kinaka, Anne Marie Oliphant, Annie Madden, Gina Rhee, Kate Wissel
- Vera Tarbayeva for organizing all of the food we had at school events this year.
- Christina Perez and Kate Wissel for chairing our Social Action.
- Katy Anderson for counting our Box Tops.
- Katy Anderson, Lauren Engel & Michele Niepel for their organization and upkeep of the Lost and Found.
- Heather Friedman, Wendy Sheu, and Barbara Nestle for keeping us green and running the Green Team.
To our graduating board members, who are leaving Mason–Rice this year, Eleni Firkusny, Heather Friedman, Maureen Oates, Ruth Sakakeeny, Rob Swint and Leslie Ziarko Valera, thank you for all your hard work over the years and you’ll be missed next year!!!
From the PTO
SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL WON GOLD AWARD!!
We Need You PTO Positions Available
ALL orders must be placed ONLINE by Tuesday, June 30.
- Just CLICK HERE, enter the school zip code 02459 and select Mason–Rice.
- Choose your kit(s) for your child(s) grade(s) next year.
- Enter your child’s name and Add to Cart.
- Complete the shipping and payment information.
Outside of Mason-Rice
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The Highlands After-School Program, just for middle school children, is hosting Zoom Open Houses for interested families. The last open house is