Colrain Central School News

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April 15, 2022

News & Announcements

  • No school next week for April Vacation. I hope you are all able to enjoy some time with your children and have a wonderful break!
  • We welcome Ms. Clare to our staff as our After School Program assistant. Clare is a junior at MTRS and she's also a CCS alum! She's excited to be joining us and we're thrilled to have her starting with us after break.
  • Preschool and Kindergarten Registration: If you have, or know someone who has, children eligible for our preschool or kindergarten programs, mark your calendars. Registration will be held on Friday, April 29, 2022. Preschool registration will be from 9:30-10:30 and Kindergarten registration will be from 11:00-12:00. Registration packets are available in the front office. Please note: Current PK and K students will not have school that day.
  • Back by popular demand: Family Literacy Night & Student Art Show! Be sure to join us on Friday, May 6, 2022 to see an amazing display of student art work and participate in Family Literacy Night! Beginning at 5:00, student art work will be displayed all around the school. Come and enjoy the exhibition and see the talent we have among our students. Then, at 6:00, join us to enjoy some wonderful stories read by some very special guest readers. Be sure to stop by the free book swap and pick up some books for the whole family. If you have any gently used books that your family has outgrown that you would like to donate, please contact Ms. Martin at or 413-624-3451.
Friday, May 6, 2022                                                     Student Art Show  5-6pm  Join us for Colrain Central’s  Annual Student Art Show.   Our students have been working hard and would love to share their works of art with us. Please stop by to appreciate their talents and then continue the evening with us to…      Family Literacy Night    6-7:30pm  Enjoy listening to guest readers, refreshments, and a FREE book swap for all ages!    We hope to see you!

2022 MCAS Dates

The schedule for the 2022 administration of the MCAS has been set. Please make note of which days your child will be testing and be sure that they arrive at school on time and well-rested.

3rd grade:

Math~Monday, May 23 and Tuesday, May 24

4th grade:

Math~Monday, May 23 and Tuesday, May 24

5th grade:

Math~Tuesday, May 10 and Thursday, May 12

Science/Technology: Monday, May 16 and Tuesday, May 17

6th grade:

Math~Monday, May 16 and Tuesday, May 17

If students are absent on a day they are scheduled to test, they will be tested on the day they return to school.

PTO News

Colrain Clothing is Here!!!

Order online from the following link and wear your school logo with pride!

Teacher Appreciation week is coming! We have been working on plans to show our Colrain Staff how much we appreciate all they do for our kiddos. Please consider lending a hand with either a donation or your time. Check out our Facebook page for more details.

Please join our next PTO meeting, April 26th, 3:30pm in the staff room. We will be putting the final touches on plans for staff appreciation week and would love more input and assistance!

Flyer for Spruce it Up, Colrain events
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save the date!

upcoming events

4/18-4/22: No school for April break

4/29: PK/K Registration Day~no school for current PK or K students

5/6: 2nd grade field trip to the Buckland Rec with their pen pals

5/6: Family Literacy Night & Art Show

5/10: LEC meeting

5/12: COVID vaccine clinic

5/23-5/27: 5th & 6th grade field trip to Nature's Classroom

5/27: 1st & 2nd grade mystery field trip

5/30: No school in honor of Memorial Day

April 1:50 dismissals: 4/27

May 1:50 dismissals: 5/4, 5/11, 5/18, 5/25

Our website

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