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Dear Families!
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Happy Groundhog Day!  I am pleased to announce that Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow so we are into winter for another six weeks.  That’s okay!  We have plenty going on at Mansion Avenue School to keep us busy.

We are very excited that our Beginning Band rehearsals have started.  Students have been working hard in their lessons throughout the fall and now are ready to begin playing together as a whole ensemble.  We cannot wait to hear the wonderful music they will make at our spring concert in a few short months.

The 6th grade FUNtacular event is scheduled for Friday evening, February 9th at 7:00 pm in the high school main gym.  For a small fee, you can join us in cheering on our 6th graders in a variety of events.  There will be concessions for sale, as well as tickets for a drawing to throw a pie in the face of a couple of “celebrities.”  We hope you will join us for the fun!

Parents of Fifth Grade students, you will hear more about the opportunity for your child to participate in the Fifth Grade Historical Play.  We encourage all students to join this fun activity!

Candid photos for the yearbook will be taken on Thursday, February 15th.

Please mark your calendars and join us in celebrating Grandparent’s Week from March 20th through the 23rd.  This is a little later than last year and we are hoping the weather will be better.  We invite all grandparents to join us at 9:15 am and visit classrooms on the following schedule:

                March 20             Grade 3                                                March 22             Grade 5

                March 21             Grade 4                                                March 23             Grade 6

Stay warm this February and dream of those daffodils!


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