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!


In Person students:


Grade 3: Done! :)

Grade 4: 4/5 and 4/6

Grade 5: 4/7 and 4/8


Grade 3: 5/10 and 5/11

Grade 4: 5/5 and 5/6

Grade 5: 5/3 and 5/4


Grade 5: 5/24 and 5/25

Distance learning students


Grade 3: 4/13 and 4/15

Grade 4: Done! :)

Grade 5: 4/27 and 4/29


Grade 3: 5/25 and 5/27

Grade 4: 5/4 and 5/6

Grade 5: 5/18 and 5/20


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

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
  • 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, 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!


Hugh Cole Yearbook Committee

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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!


  1. Log into the parent portal:

  2. If you require assistance logging in, please contact

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

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