A newsletter from Stowe Elementary School

PO Box 760, 254 Park Street, Stowe, VT 05672 USA
P: 802­.253.­4154 F: 802.­253.­6915 W: www.stoweschoolsvt.com

Friday, April 28, 2017

April 26, 2017

Congratulations to all of our 
talented musicians for a beautiful 
Spring Concert!

Thank you, Mr. Gagnon and Ms. LaClair

  • Birthday Book Club:  The next Birthday Book Club is on May 18. On that day, we will recognize birthdays in April, May, June and July.  If you would like to sign your child up for this program, please fill out a form located in the entryway at SES and submit a check made out to SES PTO Birthday Book Club in your donation amount.  If you have any questions about this program, please contact Diane Lepikko at:   flushflud1@aol.com.

  • Community Meeting:  Friday, April 28 at 8:20.  Students from Mrs. Smythe's class will be our main presenters.  You're always welcome to join us!
  • New Personnel and New Assignments:  Next year, two of our faculty are moving to new assignments here at SES.  Mr. Sean Semler will be joining the 4th grade team and Mrs. Stanton will become our Literacy Interventionist, providing specialized support for students.  New personnel include:  Mrs. Mary Karen Crawford, school nurse; Ms. Caroline Souter, grade 1; and Ms. Ashley Goddard, grade 5.
  • 5th Grade Musical:  The fifth grade play is in full production mode.  The set construction crew is looking for the following supplies:  large pieces of cardboard (refrigerator size), and water-based paints in bright colors (blue, yellow, green, red, white).  All supplies can be dropped off in the office or in the upper wing outside of the fifth grade classrooms.  Thank you!  
    • Student Art Show:  Student Art Show at the Helen Day Art Center - May 1st to May 27th.  Opening Reception - Monday, May 1st from 3:00 - 6:00.  Cheese and crackers, Ben & Jerry's ice cream, and cider will be served to celebrate the opening.  Come and support our school's young artists!   Student Art Show
    • 6th Grade Chromebooks:  Parents, for your planning purposes, 6th graders at SMS are provided with a Chromebook.  
    • Talent Show, May 17 from 6:00 - 7:00:  All students are welcome to participate. Previews are after school on Tuesday, May 2 and Thursday, May 4, with a dress rehearsal on Tuesday, 5/16, from 3:00 - 4:00.   
    • Stock Market Game:  Congratulations to our 5th grade teams!  We had two teams in the top three of the Stock Market Game.  One of the teams finished first in our division out of 71 teams.  That same team came in fifth out of 477 teams statewide.  Well done!

    Important Dates

    May 17:  Talent Show
    May 18 & 19:  Kindergarten Interviews
    May 24:  5th Grade Musical (The Music Man!)
    June 5:  2nd Annual Miles for Smiles Fundraiser
    June 13:  Celebration Day
    June 14:  5th grade graduation


    Helen Day Art Center Student Art Show

    Helen Day Art Center Summer Camps

    Helen Day Art Center Spring Classes

    Living With Diabetes in the Family

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

    North Country Animal League Reading Buddies

    Stowe Children's Theatre Summer Musical Theatre Camp

    Stowe Children's Theatre Registration Form

    Vermont Family Theatre Summer Theatre Camp

    Rugged Adventures Summer Camp

    Stowe Mountain Resort's After School Golf Program

    Stowe Mountain Club Junior Golf

    PGA Junior Golf League

    Smuggs Vermonter Camp