Your Weekly Update from Lilja Elementary School
Dr. Marscher's Message
This week at Lilja
Five Things You Need to Know
1- WELCOME IVY DELANEY!
I am pleased to announce we have hired a Math Coach! Ms. Ivy Delaney has been teaching since 2005. She has taught all grades 2 through 4, been a Reading Specialist in Guatemala, coached Fellows in a BPS Fellowship program, and most recently worked as a Math Teacher and Math Interventionist at the Codman Academy Charter School. Ms. Delaney will be joining on February 13th!
2- WELCOME MR. ANTOINE HODGE!
I am so excited to announce that we have hired a 4th grade teacher! Mr. Hodge has his degree in Elementary Education from Lasell Univeristy. He has 13 years of teaching experience, and joins us from the McCarthy School in Framingham. He will step in to Ms. Starkel's class as a permanent replacement.
3-REPORT ON STUDENT PROGRESS (ROSP)
ROSPs will be live on the parent portal TODAY, January 27th. This report will provide you with information on your child's current progress on the standards they have been exposed to. Please follow this guide to access your child's ROSP.
4- THINKING AHEAD
Some important MCAS dates to add to your calendar:
- April 3 - 4th Grade ELA MCAS 1
- April 4 - 4th Grade ELA MCAS 2
- April 11 - 3rd Grade ELA MCAS 1
- April 13 - 3rd Grade ELA MCAS 2
- May 9 - 4th Grade Math MCAS 1
- May 10 - 4th Grade Math MCAS 2
- May 16 - 3rd Grade Math MCAS 1
- May 18 - 3rd Grade Math MCAS 2
5- AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS:
BOKS: SPRING SESSION SIGN UP!
The Elementary Enrichment Program runs for two 8-week sessions per year. This session we have courses offered at Ben-Hem, Brown, Johnson, Lilja and Memorial. Classes are designed and led by NPS staff and focus on hands-on exploration and collaborative fun, and open to students who attend the school at which each course is offered. Please visit https://www.smore.com/ny5rm for details.
REGISTRATION OPENS 6PM ON FEBRUARY 13th!
GLOBAL CHILD: SPRING SESSION SIGN UP!
Global Child is an after school class providing second language instruction held at Lilja, meeting once a week for 10 weeks. Please see the flier attached here. Register by January 20th.
The Auction website is LIVE!
The Lilja auction is a bi-annual fundraiser hosted by the PTO. The auction committee has gathered donations, fabulous items, and special experiences for students that will be up for bid, in both silent auction as well as raffle format.
All of items are featured in an online catalog that will open for preview on Thursday, January 26th, at 12 pm. Bidding will begin on Saturday, January 28th, at 8 am and close on Sunday, January 29th, at 12 pm. There will also be some raffle items where every student is automatically entered for free, regardless of whether their parent/guardian is in attendance at Lilja Ranch.
Please visit www.ourschool.auction/liljaranch for information, tickets, and more!
- Title I: Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990Title II
- Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990Title VI
- Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964Title IX
- Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972
- MGL, Ch.76, Section 5: Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 76, Section 5