Tiogue's Weekly Family Newsletter

May 25, 2019 - No. 36

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Grade 5 Parents & Guardians

Mr. Lucian, Principal at Alan Shawn Feinstein Middle School, will be setting a reschedule date for the grade 5 to 6 STEP UP Program that was postponed last week.

First Grade Visited the Roger William's Park Zoo on Friday

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Our Kindergarten Students Enjoyed going to the Providence Children's Museum

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Important Message regarding Residency

The procedure for changing your address is as follow's :

ALL CHANGES have to be done through our Central Office located on Flat River Road.

You will need to bring a proof of residency, which needs to be a recent utility bill, tax bill, rental lease agreement signed by all parties, and/or a closing statement signed by all parties as well as a driver's license or I.D.

There will be forms that you will have to fill out when you go to Central Office.

Our Week of In My Heart Activities - an extension of Wellness Week - A HUGE SUCCESS!

Here is our listing of activities that took part last week:

IN MY HEART: A Book of Feelings

By, Jo Witek

Dear Tiogue Families,

We are excited to inform you that this coming week, May 20th , will be filled with ways for students to understand and explore their feelings. Self-Awareness is vital both for a child’s academic success as well as for their social and emotional growth. This coming week, students will be part of many exciting experiences. Some of these are outlined below!

Monday, May 20:

SPIRIT DAY: “SILLY HAIR DAY” SILLY brings smiles all around

All classrooms will read “IN MY HEART: A Book of Feelings”

School-wide Garden of Hearts project to begin!

Tuesday, May 21:


Coventry SRO Officer to read to all grade levels– see schedule attached

Write a Thank You to a Veteran to be presented to “Operation Stand Down” in time for Memorial Day

Wednesday, May 22:

SPIRIT DAY: “TIED TOGETHER BY KINDNESS” Wear your grade level color for Tiogue’s Heart picture outside (rain date to be determined if needed) Grade level with the most color points win a special prize.

Thursday, May 23:


Lunch Mingle- Be BRAVE and to talk to someone new

Friday, May 24:

SPIRIT DAY: “TIOGUE TEAM DAY” Celebrate our community and bring HOPE to those in need

Bring in a non-perishable item for the Hand Up Community Food Bank

Wear your Tiogue gear or Green and White

“Garden of Hearts” winners chosen

Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions or concerns about this week’s events.

Heartfelt Regards,

Tiogue PBIS Team


Our Garden of Hearts and other Pictures from our Spirit Week

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Lieutenant Pasqua - with a 100 foot Selfie as we set up

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Students sent 100's of cards to local Veteran's this week, in honor of Memorial Day

Important Information at Tiogue

Tiogue is proud to again be a Title One, Feinstein Leadership School!

Hours: 8:40am - 3:10pm

Dates to Remember:

May 2019


May 29 - Gr. 5 Field Trip to Sturbridge Village; Paw Sox Game

May 30 - Gr. 3 Assembly, RI Aquatics

May 31 - School Assembly -Our Recorder and Chorus Perform for all students today; Family Dance at the Crowne Plaza Hotel

June 2019

June 3 - Kindergarten Orientation Night for new families, 5:30pm

June 4 - High School Seniors visit elementary schools today - fond farewell; Annual MacTeacher Night at MacDonalds after 4:30pm

June 5 - Gr. 2 Field Trip to Mystic

June 6 - Ice Cream Social - Title One Event at CHS - all Title schools - Tiogue, HH, and Blackrock

June 7 - Tiogue's Fun Day, sponsored by the PTA

June 9 - PTA Rainbow Fun Run

June 10 - Gr.5 Trip to Wawaloam

June 12 - Moving on ceremony for Gr. 5

June 14 - Last Day of School, Dismissal 11:30am-11:40am- report cards go home

June 20 - All Day Referendum - Budget Vote #2

Upcoming PTA Meeting Schedule:

June TBD at 3:30pm (Executive Board 3:15pm)

School Store information:

SCHOOL STORE Information: The Store is Closed for the School Year - THANK YOU!

Our Mission and Motto:

At Tiogue School, we believe that students can achieve their personal best and become responsible and productive citizens by embracing all learning opportunities each day.

"Everybody is somebody at Tiogue"

More good news from Tiogue this week:

Message from our Library - From, Ms. Wolk

RE: End of the year library book circulation

All library books were due on Friday May 24th. Notices will go home letting you know if you have any outstanding books after the 24th.

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Save the Date: Rainbow PTA Fun Run - June 9th

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Waiting for Butterflies in Mrs. Burton's Room! Maybe there will be a surprise after Memorial Day.

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Our Nurse's Corner:


Nurse D'Aguanno & Nurse Pacheco will be out for the remainder of the school year. The School Dept. has secured 2 retired School Nurse/Teachers that will work at Tiogue until the last day of school. Mrs. Kowal and Mrs. Hall will be with us for the rest of the school year. We will also have Nursing Agency substitutes in place for Mrs. Pacheco.

Tiogue Elementary School


Important Links

Coventry Public Schools Website: http://www.coventryschools.net/home

School Website: http://tiogueschool.squarespace.com/

Parent Information on our District site

(NEW ITEM) School Dept. 2018-19 Calendar: Click here

Coventry Curriculum Resources: Click here

Safe Snack List: Click here

Health & Wellness Letter: Click here

Food Service in Coventry: Click here

Bus Information: Click here


RI Broadcaster's Association: Sign up for weather and school closing alerts here

*NEWEST CodeRED Alert System: Sign up here

Consider following the principal on Twitter @domgiusti

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