Hugh Cole Family Update

April 1, 2021

Coming up...

Friday, April 2nd - No School - Student Holiday

Tuesday, April 6th - 6:30 PTO Meeting

Friday, April 9th - Spirit Day - Wear your Hugh Cole T-Shirt or purple and white

Just a reminder, next week we will be doing RICAS ELA testing for grades 4 and 5 In Person students:


Time: 9:30 - 11:30

Location: classrooms and library/library offices

Who: grade 4, Monday and Tuesday

Who: grade 5, Wednesday and Thursday


*Be sure to get a good night of sleep, and remember to charge your Chromebooks!

RHODE ISLAND STATEWIDE ASSESSMENT DATES

In Person students:

ELA:

Grade 3: Done! :)

Grade 4: 4/5 and 4/6

Grade 5: 4/7 and 4/8

Math:

Grade 3: 5/10 and 5/11

Grade 4: 5/5 and 5/6

Grade 5: 5/3 and 5/4

Science:

Grade 5: 5/24 and 5/25


Distance learning students

ELA:

Grade 3: 4/13 and 4/15

Grade 4: Done! :)

Grade 5: 4/27 and 4/29

Math:

Grade 3: 5/25 and 5/27

Grade 4: 5/4 and 5/6

Grade 5: 5/18 and 5/20

Science:

Grade 5: 6/1 and 6/3

*** If transportation to school for testing provides a hardship, please contact your child’s principal to make arrangements.

Welcome our new Family Outreach Coordinator!

Hello Parents,

My name is Tiffany Ferreira. I am the new Family Outreach Coordinator here at Hugh Cole Elementary School. I am an MSW graduate student from the University of New England. I have worked with families and children in a couple of different settings and am very excited to take on this new role in the school. I look forward to helping you and your families have a successful rest of the school year.


Thank you!

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Time is running out! Everything is due Friday, April 16. If you have any questions, please email hughcoleyearbook@gmail.com.

Order your yearbook

Place a Booster Ad, Celebrating your Child

Send in Your Photos!

  • If your child did not have their school portrait taken, you can submit a close-up photo of them against a plain background.
  • Please feel free to share any photos you've taken of your child distance learning, or your child has taken at school.
  • Send photos to hughcoleyearbook@gmail.com
  • Please only send school related photos (no photos of birthday parties, sports games, etc.)

Fifth Grade Families!

  • As in the past, we'll be including a "Guess Who?" page of 5th grade baby photos.
  • Please email your child's photo to hughcoleyearbook@gmail.com, and be sure to include your child's full name.

Don't put any of this off, the deadline will be here sooner than you realize!

Thanks,

Hugh Cole Yearbook Committee

hughcoleyearbook@gmail.com

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THE POWER PROJECT: For families of children ages 5-12

BWRSD invites families to sign up for this Free Afterschool Fitness Program.

  • A great way for families to focus on fitness,

  • Connect virtually with families from around the country,

  • Schools are eligible to receive up to $1,500 with the sign up of 75 families!

What is the ADA Project Power ?

American Diabetes Association Project Power brings all the fun and excitement of a virtual afterschool program right to you and your family at home. Kids ages 5–12 will make new friends and participate in age-appropriate physical activity challenges and nutrition education, so they’re prepared to make healthy lifestyle choices.

It starts with a special FREE Project Power Box and ActivityJournal delivered right to your door that allows children to participate in fun, interactive activities, such as:

  • Participating in games, friendly competitions and interactive discussions

  • Connecting with their friends and ADA fitness counselors for an hour twice a week

  • Being part of a virtual “group” with youth from around the country

  • Coordinating fun activities for the whole family—there will be something for everyone!

When: Virtual Groups meet May 4–20, 2021 Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6pm

To be a part of this great program please click on ADA Project Power website REGISTER TODAY and fill out the application.


Daily Student Attestation Form - Required Daily Before Coming to School

**Be sure to keep your child home if they are experiencing symptoms and/or have been given fever reducing medicine. Thank you for working together to keep our students and staff safe!



LOGGING IN

  1. Log into the parent portal: https://ri-bwrsd.myfollett.com/aspen/logon.do

  2. If you require assistance logging in, please contact portal@bwrsd.org

  3. How To Complete the Daily Student Attestation Form in the Aspen Parent Portal directions

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